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Rackspace and VMware partnership

Rackspace Technology® delivers optimized solutions for your VMware® by Broadcom needs. Our customers have trusted us to design, build, manage and improve the disaster readiness of their VMware environments – for over 15 years. We enable fully optimized VMware® solutions, running anywhere, and make it easier to focus on what’s important: your business.

Look to Rackspace for essential VMware software as well a full range of public, and private cloud solutions that bring many of the public cloud’s best attributes — standardization, self-service, automation, and analytics — to our secure VMware private cloud services.

Our VMware-certified experts help you determine the best path forward, maximizing the value of your VMware investment, and then assist you in achieving that goal.

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Experience a highly flexible managed hybrid cloud model that can scale into the cloud platform or data center of your choice while offering workload placement from the core, to the cloud, and to the edge. We’ll take care of deploying, managing and optimizing your workloads on the right VMware-based cloud solutions:

  • Rackspace SDDC Flex – multi-tenant for cost-conscious organizations
  • Rackspace SDDC Business – dedicated private cloud – commercial class
  • Rackspace SDDC Enterprise – dedicated private cloud – enterprise class
  • Rackspace SDDC Anywhere – fully managed, secure cloud, wherever it’s needed
  • Managed Container Services (MSP Tanzu)
  • CloudHealth by VMware Cloud™ management platform
  • Azure VMware Solution (AVS) + Rackspace Elastic Engineering
  • Google Cloud VMware Engine (GCVE) + Rackspace Elastic Engineering
flexible workload
  • Take delivery of single-tenant solutions built on industry-standard technologies with customizable configurations that can be deployed to meet compliance and regulatory needs across highly regulated industries.
  • Maintain compliance standards such as HITRUST CSF, HIPAA Ready, PCI DSS, FedRAMP, SSAE SOC 1, SOC 2, SOC 3, and ISO 27001/2.
  • Enhance your SDDC private cloud security with comprehensive security solutions for network, host, and applications. Learn more at Rackspace Security.
Secure Environment

Broadcom's acquisition of VMware has introduced significant changes in licensing, impacting customers' financial and operational aspects. Rackspace is positioned to help customers adapt to these changes, leveraging our deep expertise and strategic solutions to mitigate impacts and optimize VMware environments.

  • New License Options: Rackspace can aid customers in navigating transition decision making and transformation planning and execution.
  • Bundled Features: Rackspace can assist with selection and infrastructure fine-tuning to maximize the investment value.
  • Core-based Pricing: Rackspace can help tailor server configs to minimize physical core count.
  • Multi-year subscriptions: Rackspace will offer unrestricted term and month-to-month payment for CSP license and private cloud solutions.
  • Stranded customers and suppliers: We provide full range of VMware licenses, license as a service (LaaS), and cloud services – serving customers as well as CSPs and resellers seeking these solutions for their customers.

Rackspace Technology helps accelerate your path to the cloud through deep experience and strategic alliances with VMware, AWS, Microsoft, Google and others. Access exceptional, cross-platform expertise and simplified operations from a single partner.

  • Streamline hybrid cloud adoption and extend your existing workloads to the cloud through full access to the native VMware Cloud™ stack.
  • Rely on Rackspace Elastic Engineering for VMware for easy, flexible access to deep expertise and advisory services across your VMware environment, no matter where it’s hosted.
  • Gain the benefits of consistent operations from a single partner and a consistent developer experience for an easier move to a cloud native architecture.
  • Keep moving ahead with the help of VMware-certified technicians who are available 24x7x365 to architect, deploy and troubleshoot your environments, no matter how complex.


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  • Optimize your costs for greater savings. VMware private cloud customers can realize up to 40% or more savings over DIY.
  • Take advantage of flexible consumption models that range from software to a private cloud IaaS tech stack that improves overall resource management.
  • Help lower costs and risks compared to DIY or going to public cloud alone, and continue using your existing VMware infrastructure investments.
  • Prevent being driven into an application modernization program that you currently have no appetite for.

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improved economics

Leverage Rackspace SDDC Flex to rapidly build, scale and improve your VMware workload resilience through DRaaS capabilities with transparent, consumption-based costs:

  • Get the lower costs afforded by multi-tenancy
  • Benefit from consumption-based pricing of infrastructure and services
  • Self-provision new infrastructure in hours
  • Build, test and operate Disaster Recovery for your existing VMware workloads – on-premises or in the cloud. Enhanced support and Elastic Engineering can help you improve your disaster readiness with add-on services.
  • Self-service manage and operate your infrastructure and VMs
  • Automate your day-to-day tasks so that you can spend more time innovating

Learn more about Rackspace SDDC Flex.

Cloud Performance

How do you know if you’re getting all that VMware has to offer?

VMware Optimization Discovery & Consultation

Find your path to VMware optimization through consultation with our VMware-certified experts. We’ll map your route from current-state operations to industry maturity and provide high-level recommendations that move your organization forward.

Reiter Affiliated Companies
“The recent migration really got us into the nuts and bolts of the old environment as we migrated to the new VMware environment, and we found that we've now got a greater understanding of where we are today and how we can build on that to support the business as we grow in the future.”
John Thompson, CIO, Reiter Affiliated Companies (RAC) See the Case Study

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Our Expertise

500+ VMware certifications A jointly developed Center of Excellence
15 years managing VMware environments
100,000+ VMs under management on four continents
Largest global VMware MSP footprint

Recognized leadership

Providing innovation and leadership in the technology services industry for +15 years.

  • Three-time recipient of the VMware Partner Innovation Award
  • VMware Cloud™ Verified Partner
  • VMware Premiere Service Provider
  • VMware Global Integrate Public Clouds Partner of the Year
  • VMware Principal Partner Cloud Provider
  • One of VMware’s largest service providers with VMware-validated full SDDC architectures

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