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How Can I Use CNAMES With a Cloud Files Container?

What is a CNAME? A CNAME record is way to link your Cloud Files container to a branded URL that you display instead of a CDN URL.  For example, you might want to CNAME your CDN URL ( http://c186397.r00.cf1.rackcdn.com ) to a shorter or branded URL (images ...

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Rackspace Private Cloud v. 4.0 Release Notes

Rackspace has developed a fast, free, and easy way to install a Rackspace Private Cloud powered by OpenStack in any data center. This method is suitable for anyone who wants to install a stable, tested, and supportable OpenStack-powered private cloud, and ...

Zipit Backup Utility for Cloud Sites - Linux

The Zipit Backup Utility is a tool that enables users to compress and back up data on Cloud Sites, including files and mysql databases. All backups are stored on your Rackspace Cloud Files account. The backups are done on a site-by-site basis and are init ...

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Rackspace Cloud Essentials - Configuring a Load Balancer

Note: UK Cloud customers must use https://mycloud.rackspace.co.uk/ to access our New Cloud Control Panel. The following article will discuss and demonstrate how to setup a Load Balancer. Let's take a look below:  Contents:    What is a Load Balancer ...

SharePoint from Rackspace

Jeff Deverter, Rackspace Director of Sharepoint Services, provides an overview of Sharepoint administration and the Rackspace Enterprise Sharepoint service. This podcast provides some criteria for determining if Sharepoint is a good fit for your business ...

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Tech Cloud Cast, Episode 2

Cloud experts, Major Hayden and Robert Collazo, answer questions submitted from the community. In this episode, they cover: 1- How is data stored for Cloud Servers? 2- How can you secure your private interface? 3 -What is Deploy-itron? (http://deploy.coll ...

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Rackspace Email Server Settings

Below is a list of server settings for setting up other email clients. To use a secure connection, be sure to use the settings marked with "SSL." Incoming Server Type Server Name Port Number POP3 POP.EMAILSRVR.COM 110 IMAP IMAP.EMAILSRVR.COM 143 ...

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Manually Setting Up Outlook 2010 With Microsoft Exchange 2010

The following article will get your Microsoft Exchange 2010 Mailbox setup with your Outlook 2010 email client. Let's take a look at the instructions below:  1. First thing you'll want to do is click the Windows Start button, select Control Panel ...

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Setting Up Mobile Sync For Webmail (iPhone & iPad)

The following article below will get your email account setup with Mobile Sync on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod. Mobile Sync will not only sync your email, but also your contacts and calendar events in real time. Let's take a look at the following steps ...

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Rackspace Email Control Panel Overview

Welcome to Rackspace Email & Apps! The following article is a brief overview of what you can expect upon signing up for Rackspace Email services. First thing you'll want to do is log in to your Control Panel. The article below will give you a bri ...

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Rackspace Cloud Essentials - Basic Cloud Server Security

Although Rackspace Cloud has taken steps to make your default Cloud Server image as secure as possible, the first line of defense lies in the hands of you, our customer.  Follow these steps immediately after creating your Cloud Server to help protect the ...

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How do I change the default document on my PHP site?

You can use the following in a .htaccess file to change the default document on your PHP based sites: DirectoryIndex filename.html This would cause filename.html to be treated as your default page, or default directory page. You can also add additional fi ...

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How do I prevent search engines from indexing my site?

It isn't uncommon in certain situations to not want to allow indexing of a site by a search engine. This can come into play when preparing to launch a new service or developing a new site. A consensus between a majority of bot authors was reached on ...

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How Can I Contact The Cloud Sites Billing Team?

A Cloud Billing Specialist can help you with account billing and ACH payment questions. The Billing Team may be reached directly by phone at 1-877-934-0410 between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm CT, Monday through Friday. billing support payment ach Clo ...

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How often do Cloud Sites backup information?

Cloud Sites creates backups of your data on a nightly basis. However, its purpose is for disaster recovery on the server side. If for any reason a storage node on our side were to crash, our backups will be there to replace any lost data.   With that said ...

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The Ecommerce Customer Experience

A Guide to Understanding and Optimizing Customer Satisfaction for Your Ecommerce Site Introduction The online and offline customer experience varies greatly. In a physical store, customers use physical cues to assess the professionalism and competency of ...

Top Ten Considerations For Enterprise Cloud

Rafat Shaheen , Senior IT Strategist, Enterprise Cloud Solutions Introduction More than ever before, Enterprise IT must be a strategic partner to the business. By focusing more on innovation and less on operations, the IT organization can help the enterpr ...

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Cashing in on Cloud - CIO/IDG Research

Introduction IT is now foundational to every business, meaning IT is either an enabler or an obstacle to evolution, adaptation and growth. After all, there is a strong correlation between IT agility and business innovation. So the way business engages wit ...

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Rogue IT: Gaining Control - CIO/IDG Research

INTRODUCTION Being innovative is a must for organizations hoping to compete in today’s global business environment. After all, it’s often the innovation-driven ability to better serve the customer and enhance revenue that fuels competitive advantage. Ofte ...

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Outsourcing IT: A Matter of Trust

Introduction With the rising cost of energy and the increasing complexity of the application landscape, the economics of outsourcing some or all of your IT are compelling. When patches, upgrades, and administration are out of IT’s hair, the brightest mind ...

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