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A Global IP is a static IP address that can be transferred between Bare Metal Servers or Virtual Servers associated with the account that owns the subnet. Global IPs can be moved to any compatible device on the SoftLayer network.
How Do I?
Route a Global IP Address to a Device
Unroute a Global IP Address to a Device
Access the Global IP Screen
What is a Global IP?
How many Global IP addresses may I order?
How much will it cost to add a Global IP to my account?
How long does it take for my new Global IP to appear on my account after it has been ordered?
Can I convert one of my pre-existing static IPs to a Global IP?
How long does it take for my Global IP to associate to an instance?
What types of subnets are available with Global IPs?
Can IPv4 and IPv6 Global IPs be used interchangeably?