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The Rackspace Cloud Powered By OpenStack

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 […]

Rackspace In The News: Week Ending April 13, 2012

Cloud Industry Insights by Andrew Hickey – April 13th, 2012

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 […]

Starting Up (Is Hard To Do): Conference Missteps And Lessons Learned

Cloud Industry Insights by Garrett Heath – April 13th, 2012

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.

Racker Showcases Real-World SharePoint Deployments In New Book

Cloud Industry Insights by Andrew Hickey – April 13th, 2012

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 […]

How The Cloud Breaks Down Innovation Barriers

Cloud Industry Insights by John Engates – April 12th, 2012

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 – […]

New API Features Available For Rackspace Cloud Load Balancers

Product & Development by Chris Spencer – April 12th, 2012

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 […]

Tools Of Change For Designers: Illuminating

Cloud Industry Insights by Harry Max – April 12th, 2012

In this series of posts on tools of change for designers, Harry Max, Rackspace VP of Experience Design, discusses the first tool – Illuminating.

Getting Started With An Open Source GUI For Rackspace Cloud DNS

Product & Development by Major Hayden – April 12th, 2012

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 Cloud Servers With A Managed Service Level Integrates Rackspace Cloud Backup

Product & Development by Marcus Johnson – April 12th, 2012

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, […]

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