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When I joined Rackspace nearly two years ago, the thought of working with a community to build an open cloud platform seemed almost Utopian. I say almost because at the time, the vision was close enough to be in focus but still an arm’s length away. Though we’ve always advocated and supported open source, we […]
From being ranked among the 10 most powerful Infrastructure-as-a-Service companies, to keeping long-distance commuters happy, Rackspace got some solid recognition this week. Here we take a look at a few stories that showcased our talents. Making The Top 10 In a list highlighting the top 10 IaaS companies – in alphabetical order – Rackspace took […]
If you are a startup looking to exhibit at a conference for the first time, be sure to learn from the missteps that Racker Garrett Heath had while manning his first conference booth.
Rackspace Senior SharePoint Consultant and SharePoint Server MVP Jennifer Mason knows SharePoint isn’t always easy, and each SharePoint solution requires a special recipe unto itself. And to showcase how to create and implement SharePoint projects, Mason put together a cookbook of sorts that offers step-by-step recipes for various SharePoint solutions in real-world scenarios. In “Microsoft […]
This post is part one of a three part series examining how the cloud accelerates innovation. Tune in next week to read how the open cloud and OpenStack can spark innovation. A lot has been said about the cloud: It can save you money, it increases agility, it offers infinite scale. But one benefit – […]
Rackspace is pleased to announce that we’ve added a handful of new API features for Rackspace Cloud Load Balancers. First, Cloud Load Balancers now allows users to specify primary and secondary nodes for managing their Load Balancers. If there is a problem with your primary node, traffic will be routed seamlessly to the secondary node so […]
Racker Major Hayden started an open source project to make a graphical interface for the Rackspace Cloud DNS service to help you with common DNS tasks.
Rackspace has just launched an Early Access Program for a fully integrated file-based backup service for Managed Cloud Servers that gives you more choices and control over the backup and restoration of critical data. This new backup service, called Rackspace Cloud Backup, serves as a great companion to the existing snapshot backup functionality. Unlike snapshots, […]