In this video blog series, we give you an inside look at the story behind OnMetal, our new API-driven instantly provisioned bare metal servers. Here, the OnMetal team talks about the motivation behind building OnMetal.
Small IT departments that don’t have enterprise budgets at their disposal are often squeezed for resources without being able to easily outsource their work. Here are four alternatives to traditional outsourcing that small IT departments can use to extend their capabilities without throwing enterprise-level cash at the problem.
At Appreciation Engine we help businesses better understand who their customers are. Our engine parses social signal generated by a brand’s customers. This is a hefty operation for any software product, so we rely on Rackspace Cloud Databases to handle our data and to scale our platform in a cost-effective manner while addressing our constantly growing data needs.
Today, we launch significant updates to Cloud Databases, including support for new database types like MySQL 5.6, Percona Server 5.6 and MariaDB 10; larger flavors; and more storage.
This week, with launched the general availability of OnMetal; OpenStack turned four; and Rackspace was named EMC’s 2014 Service Provider of the Year for Innovation. Check out all that, plus some more goodness, in this week’s digest.
At Rackspace::Solve, Ryan Bonifacino, Vice President of Digital Strategy, Alex and Ani, will show how the ecommerce giant scales for massive growth.
At Rackspace::Solve San Francisco, CoreOS CEO Alex Polvi will present ‘Solving For What’s Next’ and highlight how CoreOS enables warehouse-scale computing on top of a minimal, modern operating system.
What a difference a year makes! We published the first mobile ecommerce infographic last year. Since then, all the stats suggest that mobile has continued its meteoric rise as an ecommerce powerhouse. View the updated infographic here.
Artifact Uprising, a Rackspace Startup Program member, makes tangible, eco-friendly products for digital photos, and it’s building its business on the Rackspace managed cloud.