Cloud Founders: OpenStack Is Exciting To Rackspace Because…

Filed in Cloud Industry Insights by Andrew Hickey | August 16, 2012 2:30 pm

<img style=”border: 0pt none; float:right; padding-left:10px; padding-bottom:10px” src=”http://c179631.r31.cf0.rackcdn.com/cloud-founders-feature-2.jpg” alt=”" width=”238″ height=”238″ />Rackspace built its business on open standards, and we wrapped our trademark Fanatical Support around them. OpenStack ups the ante, because it gives us the opportunity to not only consume these standards and technologies, but to participate in their development.

In this video, Rackspace Cloud Founder Todd Morey discusses why OpenStack is exciting to Rackspace and how we’re using it to power the Rackspace open cloud[1] and create awesome experiences for our customers.

Check out more videos from Rackspace’s Cloud Founders[2].

Endnotes:
  1. Rackspace open cloud: http://www.rackspace.com/blog/the-open-rackspace-cloud-better-faster-more-affordable/
  2. Rackspace’s Cloud Founders: http://www.rackspace.com/blog/tag/cloud-founders/

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