Last year on our Office Hours Hangout, we spent a few weeks discussing some strategies and tools for scaling ecommerce sites in anticipation of traffic during the holiday season. Rackspace has added several tools and services that can help as you prepare for this year’s holiday traffic rush. We’ll discuss those this Thursday at 1 p.m. CDT on our Office Hours Hangout.
Since we opened the Rackspace Australia office, we have worked to capture the essence of what makes Rackspace great – the culture, the people, the passion – and bring it to this part of the world. And Rackspace Australia’s recent recognition as one of the best places to work in Australia – for the second consecutive year — shows that we’re leading a successful charge.
Rotatable Technologies is now an ex-patent troll. I say “ex-troll” because its patent, US Pat. No. 6,326,978, has been declared unpatentable by the US Patent and Trademark Office in response to a challenge (called an Inter Partes Review, or IPR) filed by Rackspace. This continues our streak of challenging, and winning, against patent trolls.
Two key themes that were woven into the fabric of Rackspace::Solve New York on Thursday were velocity and agility – and that the underpinnings of our infrastructure must deliver the performance that empowers your business to achieve those goals.
Among the presentations this week at Rackspace::Solve New York, one clear theme emerged: the power of collaboration.
During a panel at Rackspace::Solve New York, Michelle Bailey, senior vice president of digital infrastructure and data initiatives at 451 Research, moderated a panel on opportunities in private cloud.
Businesses have moved beyond the exploration phase of the cloud and are now at the rationalization phase, the second of three technology adoption cycles, James Staten, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research told the crowd Thursday at Rackspace::Solve New York.
Rackspace Startup Program member Enplug is building a global network of social digital billboards and screens powered by Rackspace Managed Cloud.
Starting today, Rackspace Cloud customers using Cloud Load Balancers will be able to once again see graphs of incoming and outgoing bandwidth as well as average connection information for the past 24 hours for these traffic management devices.