An Easier Way to Adopt Container Technology: As a Service

Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform brings together Kubernetes and Docker with Red Hat Enterprise Linux, offering developers and operators tooling that can accelerate development, deployment and scaling of containerized applications. Even better,...

5 Ways to Consume OpenStack as a Service

As I described in my earlier post, “Why DIY OpenStack Deployments Fail (and What Can Be Done About It),” I have seen too many organizations that have tried a DIY approach to OpenStack fail.   As a Rackspace sales specialist, it’s not uncommon for...

Why DIY OpenStack Deployments Fail (and What Can Be Done About It)

As a sales specialist dealing with companies of all sizes, I’ve seen too many organizations fail when trying to architect, deploy and operate OpenStack clouds on their own. That’s why I’m such...
MCSA

Kicking Off the New Year with Better-Than-Ever Office 365 Support

In the constantly changing world of business software and productivity applications, Microsoft Office 365 remains the go-to choice for IT decision-makers looking for a comprehensive, cost-effective way to streamline communication and...

Understanding Rackspace Private Cloud-as-a-Service

The world is truly embracing the concept of “as-a-service.” As consumers we order cars, food and even household goods from our phones to be delivered, as-a-service, to our front door. We choose...

What is Managed Hosting?

Organizations weighing whether and how to move their IT infrastructure to the cloud are faced with a dizzying array of options. One of those is “managed hosting,” also referred to as...
Rackspace AWS

Readying Your Web Application for the Next Big Event, Part 2

In my previous blog post, I discussed the importance of load testing and monitoring your application in preparation for a big event. This could be something that was planned, such as...

Deepen Your Knowledge of OpenStack with Rackspace Training

Are you interested in getting some OpenStack training, but don’t know where to begin? Many take the first step by doing a Google search. But that returns thousands of articles about different...
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How to Do Business Email Right

Despite the ongoing innovations in business communication applications, one thing has remained the same — email is unwavering in its role as the mission-critical communication tool of choice for businesses around...

5 Reasons to Migrate to SAP’s Next Gen ERP System, S/4HANA

It’s been more than two years since SAP released its next-generation ERP system, called S/4HANA. During this time, enterprises have learned what makes this upgrade so vital, including that S/4HANA allows...

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Protecting Sensitive Data with Microsoft Office 365

Data loss and corruption can be caused by a variety of scenarios — power outages, security breaches as well as malicious insiders or even employees...