Mapping of Amazon Web Services resources to Rackspace resources

  • Last updated on: 2018-11-06
  • Authored by: David Hendler

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The following table maps Amazon® Web Services® (AWS) infrastructure as a service (IaaS) products to Rackspace products:

AWS product Corresponding Rackspace product
Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud® (EC2) Cloud Servers product and pricing
Cloud Servers API
Amazon Elastic Load Balancing Cloud Load Balancers product and pricing
Cloud Load Balancers API
Amazon Virtual Private Cloud® (VPC) Cloud Networks product and pricing
Amazon Route 53® Cloud DNS product and pricing
AWS Direct Connect® RackConnect®
Amazon Simple Storage Service® (S3®) Cloud Files product and pricing
Cloud Files API
Amazon Glacier® Cloud Backup (with compression)
Amazon Elastic Block Store (EBS) Cloud Block Storage product and pricing
Cloud Block Storage API
AWS Import/Export Hard Drive Import/Export
AWS Storage Gateway Multiple Partner solutions available
Amazon CloudFront® Rackspace CDN product and pricing
Rackspace Content Delivery Network (CDN) API
Amazon Relational Database® Service (RDS®) Cloud Databases product and pricing
Cloud Databases API
Amazon DynamoDB® Object Rocket (MongoDB - open)
Amazon Simple Email Service® (SES) and Amazon Simple Notification Service® (SNS) Mailgun (Partner Solutions)
Elastic Transcoder Enterprise Media Processing (Partner Solutions)
Identity and Access Management (IAM) console Cloud Control Panel
AWS CloudWatch® Cloud Monitoring product and pricing
Cloud Monitoring API
AWS CloudFormation® Deployments
CloudSearch® and Redshift® Non-Core (Partner Solutions)

Mapping of EC2 instance types to Rackspace Cloud instance types

Find the instance type in the AWS Console. Then use the vCPU and RAM values to find a similar size in the Rackspace Cloud.


For more information, contact Rackspace Support.

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High-level steps for migrating from Amazon Web Services

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