10 easy steps to building a Windows Server in the Rackspace Cloud

Rackspace Cloud

The Rackspace Cloud is an IaaS cloud service that offers cloud hosted servers. The sign-up was pretty straight forward and creating a cloud server was quite easy -- it took about 15 minutes.

First, create an account at and log in to it. Then, select Hosting.


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