Case Studies & White Papers


Omni-channel Commerce in the Cloud

CUSTOMER’S BUSINESS:Optaros is an omni-channel ecommerce consultancy offering the creative skills of a top-tier agency and the technology implementation skills of a systems integrator.CHALLENGES:To build and deploy world-class ecommerce experiences, Optaros needs a host that can provide high availab...

Dedicated vs. Cloud - Important Questions to Ask Yourself

Time to re-evaluate compute performance due to growth or changing business needs? Today, there are more benefits to utilizing a cloud environment than just saving money. More importantly, you’re not on your own. Rackspace® offers Managed Operations on top of Cloud Servers™ so you can receive the sup...

Cloud Files Aid Résumé Reinvention

CUSTOMER BUSINESS: Purzue is a startup dedicated to enabling the creation of innovative multimedia résumés.CHALLENGES: Purzue needed a worry-free way to handle millions of user-uploaded images, audio, and videos.RACKSPACE SOLUTION: Rackspace Cloud FilesBUSINESS OUTCOME: Purzue is free to focus on th...

Rackspace Cloud Files in the Classroom

CUSTOMER BUSINESS: Saint Francis High School is a college preparatory, coed Catholic school in Mountain View, California.CHALLENGES: Saint Francis needed an effective way to distribute educational content to 1,800 iPad devices, whether users were on or off campus.RACKSPACE SOLUTION: Rackspace Cloud...

Cloud Files Powers Next-Gen Job Searches

CUSTOMER’S BUSINESS: Work for Pie is a startup striving to simplify the recruiting and job search process for tech companies and developers.CHALLENGES: Work for Pie needs a flexible, scalable infrastructure that’s easy on their budget.RACKSPACE SOLUTION: Rackspace Cloud Files and Cloud Servers offer...

Turning Big Data into Big Dollars

Turning Big Data into Big Dollars with Cloud Computing and Open Source SoftwareAnand Bhadouria Sr. IT Strategist, Enterprise Cloud SolutionsExecutive SummaryThe future of your enterprise could be at stake if you don’t start turning Big Data into big dollars.Big Data is the flood of digital informati...

Rackspace Private Cloud Case Study: JC Global Resources de Mexico

A Broad Portfolio in the Rackspace® Private CloudJC Global offers IT management and software solutions to Latin American businesses.CUSTOMER’S BUSINESS:Based in Mexico City, JC Global Resources de Mexico is an IT management company serving medium to enterprise-level businesses in Mexico, Puerto Rico...

Rackspace Private Cloud Case Study: Inkiru

Predictive Modeling in the Private CloudInkiru uses Rackspace Private Cloud powered by OpenStack® to provide secure sandboxes for data scientists.CUSTOMER’S BUSINESS:Inkiru is a technology company offering a real-time predictive analytics platform for financial and ecommerce customers.CHALLENGES:Ink...

A Look Back at 2012: Expert Answers to Your Top SharePoint Questions

Microsoft SharePoint is the most popular application of its type ever created. According to Microsoft, more than 65,000 companies manage a total of 125 million SharePoint licenses – and 67% of these customers have rolled out SharePoint to the entire organization.It’s inevitable that SharePoint users...

How the Cloud Reshapes TCO Analysis - CITO Research

IntroductionAs you evaluate the computing landscape at your company, you’ve probably become used to calculating the total cost of ownership (TCO) of computing assets based on buying and owning a piece of hardware or software. You have some visibility into your landscape but probably far less than yo...

Pages