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Rackspace Announces New DevOps Automation Service to Increase Speed and Agility for Software Developers and IT

December 17, 2013

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Rackspace Announces New DevOps Automation Service to Increase Speed and Agility for Software Developers and IT Rackspace® Hosting (NYSE: RAX), the open cloud company, today announced it is extending its Fanatical Support® to help customers automate their cloud infrastructure with a new managed support service for DevOps tools. The new DevOps Automation Service will help […]

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For Rackspace, it’s not all about fanatical support anymore

November 22, 2013

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For Rackspace, it’s not all about fanatical support anymore Now Rackspace is positioning itself based on performance, not support. Which is a big shift for a company that’s touted fanatical support since it’s birth. Rackspace built its managed hosting and cloud businesses on its promise of “fanatical support” above and beyond what people could expect […]

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VMworld 2013: Rackspace Thought Leaders Talk Open Source, DevOps And More – The Official Rackspace Blog

August 29, 2013

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VMworld 2013: Rackspace Thought Leaders Talk Open Source, DevOps And More This week, we touched down in San Francisco for four days of wall-to-wall coverage on virtualization and the cloud at VMworld 2013. The 10th anniversary of VMware’s annual user conference brought in more than 22,000 attendees, from developers and architects, to evangelists and business […]

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Rackspace adds dedicated VMware vCenter to hybrid cloud lineup

August 20, 2013

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Rackspace adds dedicated VMware vCenter to hybrid cloud lineup Rackspace on Tuesday rolled out plans to add VMware vCenter Servers to its managed virtualization services. The move, which will allow Rackspace to support single-tenant VMware vCenter Servers, Rackspace adds a key building block for its hybrid cloud push. The company is aiming to be in […]

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How hybrid cloud is transforming IT: An interview with Mike Maples, Jr.

August 19, 2013

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How hybrid cloud is transforming IT: An interview with Mike Maples, Jr. Dylan Tweney/VentureBeat Mike Maples, managing partner of the Floodgate Fund. August 19, 2013 10:05 AM You might like the flexibility of Amazon Web Services or Rackspace, but not quite trust the cloud to keep your critical applications safe, available, and responsive. What’s a […]

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Rackspace To Build a Cloud for CERN

July 16, 2013

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Rackspace To Build a Cloud for CERN CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics famous for chasing after the so-called God Particle these days, has tapped Rackspace to help it build a hybrid cloud computing system so capacity can be brought to bear on big workloads as needed. Naturally Rackspace will be using its pet […]

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AWS is the McDonald’s of the cloud. Who’s the Burger King?

May 17, 2013

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AWS is the McDonald’s of the cloud. Who’s the Burger King? It’s easy to characterize the cloud computing market as being Amazon Web Services’ to lose, but that doesn’t tell the whole story. McDonald’s dominates the fast food world, but life isn’t exactly bad for its dozens of competitors. It’s 2013, and yet two big […]

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