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TWT: “OpenStack Is Everywhere”

Cloud Industry Insights by Egle Sigler – April 7th, 2015

*This posts originally appeared at OpenStack is everywhere. You’ve probably used it in the last 24 hours, whether you know you did or not. These are two of the many insights we learned from Interzone’s OpenStack panel: “Masters of the OpenStack Universe.” TWT’s Shawn Freeman took on the role of moderator on the main stage Wednesday to […]

Announcing General Availability of Hosted Lync Enterprise

Product & Development by Hassan Malik – April 6th, 2015

Do you use separate tools for desktop and app sharing, web-conferencing, instant messaging and Presence? Are all of your tools integrated with Outlook? Do you have to stop and think which collaboration tool you need for a particular activity? Challenges like these make it difficult to promote a collaborative culture. Having multiple collaboration tools can […]

Webinar: Why Private Cloud?

Product & Development by Bryan Thompson – April 2nd, 2015

As the Rackspace Private Cloud team meets with companies, organizations, and individuals around the world, we often discuss the advantages of cloud and why a private cloud solution may be the right fit for them. I recently presented a webinar on “Why Private Cloud,” where I summarized the 3 top considerations driving customers to a […]

Rackspace and Chef Partnership Enhances Infrastructure Management and App Deployment Automation

Today, Rackspace is thrilled to announce a deeper strategic relationship with Chef that doubles down on our commitment to accelerating DevOps within organizations. Together, Rackspace and Chef will extend our relationship with a range of skill-building and services programs, including engineering collaboration, DevOps implementation content and training for Rackspace technical support staff. At Rackspace, we provide […]

A Conversation With Redis Creator Salvatore Sanfilippo

Cloud Industry Insights by Ashley McNamara – March 30th, 2015

On March 5 in San Francisco, Rackspace hosted our Redis Conference. Our goal was to gather the best and brightest in the Redis community and build better collaboration between app developers, database administrators and Redis to Go practitioners. Our featured speaker was Salvatore Sanfilippo, an open source software developer at Pivotal who’s best known as […]

Announcing Unlimited Availability of Neutron API

Product & Development by Sameer Satyam – March 27th, 2015

In November we had announced the Limited Availability of Neutron API, making it easier for Rackspace Cloud users to build rich network services and laying the foundation for a number of immediate and future network services. Please see that announcement here: Today we are happy to announce the Unlimited Availability of Neutron API making […]

Gartner Webinar: “How Mainstream Customers Are Changing the Cloud”

Cloud Industry Insights by John Engates – March 26th, 2015

Cloud computing, dominated only a few years ago by software developers and other early adopters, is now moving solidly into the mainstream of global business. Organizations of all sizes and maturity levels are using cloud solutions to host a broad variety of applications and workflows, from ecommerce to data analysis. How can this huge new […]

BoomTown: Taking Real Estate Beyond Location, Location, Location

Partner & Customer Updates by Alex Barnes – March 25th, 2015

In real estate, it’s no longer just about location, location, location. To help people find great homes (in great locations!) that fit specific needs, real estate professionals need the technology to offer the freshest information through user-friendly websites, to help their clients find and assess prospective properties easier. BoomTown was founded in Charleston in 2006 […]

Secure Your Cloud Server Deployment With Neutron Security Groups

Product & Development by Sameer Satyam – March 25th, 2015

Rackspace Open Cloud customers have consistently asked us for the ability to secure their cloud footprint without having to wrestle with complex security policies on individual cloud servers. The larger their fleet of Cloud Servers, the more useful it would be to have centralized control of security policies that could ease management overhead in a […]

Three Cloud Computing Myths, Debunked

Cloud Industry Insights by Rob Discher – March 19th, 2015

This interview originally appeared here at In this series of interviews, we’re talking to the new Individual Directors on the 2015 OpenStack Board of Directors. These Directors provide oversight of the Foundation and its budget, strategy and goals. The 24-person Board is composed of eight Individual Directors elected by the Individual Members, eight directors […]

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