IBM vs Rackspace

Unbiased reviews from our professional community. A complete perspective on vendors based on user input.
IBM
Based on 1232 reviews.
Rackspace
Based on 13 reviews.
Overview
International Business Machines Corporation is an American multinational technology and consulting corporation, with headquarters in Armonk, New York. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware, middleware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology. The company originated in 1911 as the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Company through a merger of the Tabulating Machine Company, the International Time Recording Company, and the Computing Scale Company.Rackspace Inc. is a managed cloud computing company based in Windcrest, Texas, USA, a suburb of San Antonio, Texas. The company also has offices in Australia, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Israel, and Hong Kong, and data centers operating in Texas, Illinois, Virginia, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Hong Kong. The company's email and apps division operates from Blacksburg, VA; other offices are located in Austin, Texas and San Francisco, California.
Sample Customers
IBM SoftLayer: Whogohost Ltd., Skypicker, Infinity Computers and Communications Company, Grace Co. Ltd., Keyword, Uvionics Tech, Tennis Australia, immixGroup, Salesbox, Cxense ASA, Avnet Inc., Komsomolskaya Pravda, Seekr
IBM CloudBurst [EOL]: Carnegie Mellon University, Whogohost Ltd., Skypicker, Infinity Computers and Communications Company, KPJ Healthcare Berhad, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc., Varian Medical Systems, Grace Co. Ltd., Bridgevine, Uvionics Tech, Tennis Australia
IBM PureSystems: ABT Online, Ascent Solutions Inc., Desert Research Institute (DRI), Reflexis, Esri, Avcilar Municipality, ValeCard, Computer Gross Italia S.p.A., DynaFront, Silvermoon Business Systems, Diasoft, BPTP, Temenos, Innovation Group, OneTree Solutions
IBM VersaStack: Newhall Hospital, Medicat, JJ Haines, Sigmax
IBM Managed Security Services: Carnegie Mellon University, Bridgevine, immixGroup, Apptimate AB, WeCloud AB, DSB Consulting, Zumidian, Australian Government Department of Defence, Factor-y S.r.l., Logicalis US, Refresco Gerber
IBM SmartCloud Application Services: Unisys, NTT Data Inc., Cognizant Technology, SLTN, North Rhine-Westphalia Ministry of Justice
IBM Bluemix: Uvionics Tech, Komsomolskaya Pravda, Alpha Modus, Inventive, Web Business Consulting, FindBrok, SilverHook Powerboats, United Way of Allegheny County
IBM Cloud Private: Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
Rackspace Cloud: 3D Capacity, Acquity Group, Axios Systems, Behance, Blastro, Dominos Pizza, and Sage.
Rackspace OpenStack: X.commerce
Rackspace Cloud Files: LoveBookOnline.com
Rackspace Managed Security Services: National Kidney Registry
Popular Solutions
Top Comparisons
Compared 45% of the time.
Compared 22% of the time.
Compared 37% of the time.
Compared 46% of the time.
Compared 65% of the time.
Top Industries
Financial Services Firm
26%
Comms Service Provider
8%
Manufacturing Company
6%
Marketing Services Firm
6%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Media Company
11%
Financial Services Firm
11%
Transportation Company
9%
Quotes From Member Reviews
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
Most Helpful Reviews
Review 1 of 5
Review 1 of 2
Customer Service
Review 1 of 30
Review 1 of 4
Technical Support
No Data Available
No Data Available
We monitor all reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.

Sign Up with Email