How do I connect to a Rackspace server?

How do I connect to a Rackspace server? 

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  1. Log in to the Cloud Control Panel.
  2. From the top navigation bar, click Select a Product > Rackspace Cloud.
  3. Create a server, or select an existing server.
  4. List the server’s details by selecting Servers > Cloud Servers and then clicking the server’s name.

What server is Rackspace? 

Setup Your Account with Your Email Program Using IMAP (Rackspace Email Hosting) IMAP Server
IMAP port 993
IMAP security SSL / TLS
IMAP username Your full email address
IMAP password Your password

How do I whitelist IP in Rackspace? Log in to your mailbox at Click your email address in the upper-right corner and select Settings from the menu. Click Spam Settings on the left-hand side of the pop-up box and then click the Safelist tab. In the Safelisted Domains & Email Addresses, click Add.

What is a failover IP? A failover IP, also called a floating IP, enhances the continuity of services (“failover”) for your applications and systems. The failover IP technology allows you to switch the IP addresses from one service to another in less than a minute, with almost no interruption to services for your users.

How do I connect to a Rackspace server? – Additional Questions

Can I have 2 DNS servers?

At a minimum, you’ll need two DNS servers for each Internet domain you have. You can have more than two for a domain but usually three is tops unless you have multiple server farms where you would want to distribute the DNS lookup load. It’s a good idea to have at least one of your DNS servers at a separate location.

Can one DNS have multiple IP addresses?

DNS can hold multiple records for the same domain name. DNS can return the list of IP addresses for the same domain name. When a web-browser requests a web-site, it will try these IP addresses one-by-one, until it gets a response.

What is a server failover?

Server failover is the practice of having a backup server (or servers) prepared to automatically take over if the primary server goes offline. Server failover works like a backup generator. When the power goes out in a building or home, a backup generator temporarily restores electricity.

What is failover in firewall?

Failover refers to switching to a computer, system, network, or hardware component that is on standby if the initial system or component fails. It is a state under which the system operates and is achieved when a redundant component kicks in or the system moves into a standby operational mode.

What is failover time?

Failover is a backup operational mode in which the functions of a system component are assumed by a secondary component when the primary component becomes unavailable — either through failure or scheduled down time. Failover is an integral part of mission-critical systems.

How do I see other websites on the same server?

You should type the ip: keyword, followed by the IP address of the website and there are no spaces anywhere. For instance, the ping command suggests that the IP address of the web server hosting is 92.51. 132.180 and Bing shows a full list of sites that may be part of the popurls network.

How do I find someone’s IP?

Use an IP lookup tool

Starting with the simplest way to find someone’s IP address is to use one of the many IP lookup tools available online. Resources such as or offer tools to enter an IP address and search for its free public registry results.

Who owns this IP address?

Open the IP WHOIS Lookup tool. Enter a valid IPv4 or IPv6 in the “Enter any Valid IP Address” section. After entering the IP address, click on the “Lookup IP” button. The tool performs the IP WHOIS lookup and provides you the WHOIS info of that particular IP address.

What domains are on an IP address?

A domain name (often simply called a domain) is an easy-to-remember name that’s associated with a physical IP address on the Internet. It’s the unique name that appears after the @ sign in email addresses, and after www. in web addresses.

Is domain same as IP address?

An Internet Protocol, or IP, address is different than a domain name. The IP address is an actual set of numerical instructions. It communicates exact information about the address in a way that is useful to the computer but makes no sense to humans. The domain name functions as a link to the IP address.

What is my exact IP address?

No Internet Protocol (IP) address database can provide the exact physical address of an IP address location. At best, you’ll get the exact city in which the user of the IP is located. Only the Internet Service Provider (ISP) can provide an exact physical address of an IP.

What is my IP address and DNS?

Open your Command Prompt from the Start menu (or type “Cmd” into the search in your Windows task bar). Next, type ipconfig/all into your command prompt and press Enter. Look for the field labeled “DNS Servers.” The first address is the primary DNS server, and the next address is the secondary DNS server.

What is the IP address of DNS server?

The Google Public DNS IP addresses (IPv4) are as follows: