Rackspace (rackspace.co.uk) is a smaller cloud hosting provider which competes against brands like FastComet, Vultr and Cloudways. Compared to its peers, Rackspace is a mid-range or lower-performing brand within its category.
While anyone can post reviews of Rackspace on Knoji, our own team of editors also does research to answer questions and provide ratings for this brand. So far, our team has spent roughly 70 hours researching and reviewing the top 16 cloud server companies based on 280 data points such as SSL certificate support, load times and price competitiveness (see the full criteria list).
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- Large memory capacity: How good is each provider's memory capacity? How large is each company's memory?
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- Unmetered bandwidth: Does each provider offer unmetered bandwidth? Does each company charge one flat fee, regardless of the amount of bandwidth used?
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- Phone support: How good is each provider's phone support?
- Free trials: Does each provider have a free trial period? Can I try each company for free?
- Automated backups: Does each provider provide automatic data backups with their hosting service?
- Free to use: Is each provider free? Does I have to pay to use each company?
Rackspace's strengths are:
- Good Wordpress support features details
- Good phone support details
- Good RAM capacity details
- Good scalability details
- Offers SSL certificates details
- Offers automated backups details
- Offers free trials details
- Offers email hosting details
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