Developer Documentation

Whether you’re just getting started with the Rackspace Cloud or looking for reference on a product you’ve been using for a while, we’ve got the right documentation to get you on your way.

SDKs & Tools


We maintain SDKs for most major dev platforms, including Java, .NET, Node.js, PHP, Python, and Ruby.

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Product Guides


Learn the capabilities of our APIs with Getting Started, Reference, and Developer guides.

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Rackspace Developer Community Support

Complex technical questions? Talk directly to the developers who build our SDKs and APIs.

Developer-made tools

Get help and contribute to our tools on GitHub


Post in our developer forum

Join us on IRC

We’re on IRC on Freenode: #rackspace

SDK Support

Email us for assistance

Rack CLI

Rack CLI

“Rack”, the Rackspace command-line tool, makes it easy to explore and interact with the public cloud

  • Integrates with Bash for advanced scripting interactions
  • Quick and easy way to explore our APIs without writing an entire program

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