Case Studies & White Papers

ObjectRocket for Elasticsearch

ObjectRocket for Elasticsearch - Fast, Scalable, Highly Available, and Fully Managed This white paper provides an overview of the benefits and features of ObjectRocket for Elasticsearch, including a discussion of overcoming the challenges of managing Elasticsearch and streamlining its deployment.

Fully Managed, High-performance Cassandra Service

White Paper: Fully Managed, High-performance Cassandra Service, Powered by DataStax Enterprise Overview of the benefits and functionality of the Managed Cassandra database service from Rackspace, including a discussion of the key challenges involved in managing Cassandra and how to overcome them. 

Object Rocket for MongoDB

This white paper provides an overview of ObjectRocket for MongoDB. It discusses how to tackle the challenges of managing, scaling and optimizing MongoDB and provides several use cases for implementing ObjectRocket for MongoDB.

ObjectRocket for Redis

Introducing ObjectRocket™ for Redis® Redis is an open source, in-memory, key-value cache and store database that offers exceptionally high read and write speeds, helping developers deliver application performance that meets the high expectations of today’s users. 

Email Security Best Practices and Avoiding Downtime

A.        OVERVIEW Email is the lifeblood of an organization. It’s the predominant way we communicate and get things done. For most employees, more time is spent using email than any other application. The average employee sends and receives 110 emails per day and spends approximately 2.5 hours usi...

Rackspace Managed Big Data Platform

Contents Introduction The challenges of managing Hadoop Managed Hadoop Optimized performance Flexibility Companies with security and compliance requirements Rackspace Managed Big Data versus unmanaged hosting Use cases Conclu...

Understanding DevOps: Foster a culture for building better apps faster

Contents The new world of DevOps The old IT - Siloed and slow The new DevOps plus cloud Creating a DevOps culture Building applications for the cloud Agility - Componentize everything Using the right tools for the job Boost capacity and expertise with Managed S...

Systems Management, Simplified in the Cloud

ScaleXtreme seamlessly transitions to the open cloud with Rackspace.CUSTOMER'S BUSINESS: ScaleXtreme offers systems monitoring and management software that allows customers to view all of their servers through a single unified interface.CHALLENGES: The company was seeking a simple solution for both...

9 Reasons People are Ignoring Your Email

A joint ebook sponsored by Rackspace Hosting and Hubspot Google “email mistakes” and you’ll find endless resources. But they all say the same thing: Include a first name in the email. Avoid using business jargon. Don’t forget to include a greeting. Don’t say “to whom it may concern.” Make sure...