SoftLayer Rolls Out Cloud Server Product

Dallas-based SoftLayer announced Monday that the firm has rolled out a new, cloud computing offering based on Citrix XenServer. SoftLayer said its new service, CloudLayer Computing, will allow its users to create cloud-based computing instances, which will be billed by either hourly usage or a monthly rate. According to the firm's web site, pricing for the service starts at $99.00 per month.