Rackspace Cloud for Windows 8 allows you to quickly and easily control your Cloud Servers™ and Cloud Files™ wherever you are. While it is not a complete replacement for our web-based control panel, it does allow you to do almost anything you'll need to do on the go.
Features for Managing Cloud Servers:
· Reboot, rename, resize, and rebuild · Change the root password · Manage backup schedules · Delete or create multiple Cloud Servers at once · Ping IP addresses to your Cloud Servers from multiple locations around the world · Open IP addresses in Safari and an SSH client if one that responds to ssh:// URLs is installed on your device (i.e. iSSH) · Bootstrap Cloud Servers with Chef from your Chef server or the Opscode Platform
Features for Managing Cloud Files:
· Control CDN settings · Create and delete containers · Create folders in containers · Create media (photos and video) and text files · Download and open Cloud Files objects to your device · Email as an attachment or a CDN link · Tweet CDN links to Cloud Files if you have the Twitter® app installed on your device · Open CDN links in Safari · Print applicable Cloud File · Play audio and video over AirPlay® to your Apple® TV (iOS 4.3 and up) · Open in other apps that support the file type · Delete Cloud Files
Features for Managing Load Balancers:
· View, create, update, and delete Cloud Load Balancers · Add nodes to Cloud Load Balancerss · Remove nodes from Cloud Load Balancers · Update Cloud Load Balancer node conditions
· Login and change your login preferences from within the app · Passcode lock to protect the app from being opened by someone else · Passcode lock allows you to wipe the app's data after ten failed login attempts · Supports multiple Rackspace Cloud accounts · Supports connecting to the US and UK Rackspace Cloud, as well as custom API endpoints for OpenStack® users · Accounts can be sorted for easy access to your most important accounts · Detailed error handling: if something fails, you can see an equivalent curl command for the API call as well as the full HTTP response from the API · View Cloud Servers and Cloud Files System Status RSS Feeds · Contact Rackspace via phone (US and UK) or Twitter · View your API rate limit