Software simplifies life at work and enables business agility.

You may have the right OS, database applications, control panels and utility software your business needs. But do you have an equally perfect cloud server configuration for your quantum of work.

We offer your business a wide spectrum of software options from the best in the industry, with best practices for each vendor, licensed and billed each month along with the rest of your subscription.

Comprehensive Software Solutions

Comprehensive Gamut

Our vast offerings include all top-notch open source and enterprise operating systems, applications and utilities.

Software helps you operate at peak performance

Peak Performance

You can always experience peak performance and complete security due to our excellence in installation, configuration and updates.

Readily obtained software solutions

Readily Obtainable

You can get installation, reloads and updates that are automated and controlled by API, portal, or mobile app whenever you want.

Operating Systems Software
Operating System

32- and 64-bit operating systems* (many at no additional monthly cost) can be installed during server deployment, via customer portal on demand, and kept up to date via vendor-supplied private update servers located inside our private network.

  • CentOS
  • CoreOS
  • CloudLinux
  • Debian
  • FreeBSD
  • Microsoft
  • Red Hat
  • Ubuntu
  • Vyatta Network
Virtualization Software

Add a layer of virtualization to your server with software from the industry leaders.

  • Citrix Xenserver
  • Parallels Cloud Server
  • Microsoft Hyper-V
  • VMware ESX and ESXi
  • VMware vSphere
Security Software

Add security services to your server from the industry’s most trusted names.

  • APF Software Firewall
  • McAfee Total Protection
  • McAfee Anti-Virus
  • McAfee Host Intrusion Protection
  • Nimsoft Monitoring
  • Microsoft Windows Firewall
Database Software

SQL or NoSQL database software can be installed during server deployment or at any time during the life of your server, ready for your configuration. Learn more about deploying big data on SoftLayer.

  • Microsoft SQL Server (2005, 2008, 2012, 2014)
  • MySQL
  • IBM Cloud Analytics
  • Cloudera Hadoop
  • MongoDB
  • Basho Riak
Control Panel
Control Panel

Install a control panel providing a GUI interface to streamline server administration.

  • cPanel/WHM with Fantastico, RVSkin and Softaculous
  • Parallels Plesk Panel

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