Six Key Reasons to Switch to a Cloud-Based Data Warehouse

Data warehouses, which aggregate data from multiple sources so it can be analyzed and acted upon, are critical for business growth. Their ability to quickly process the massive volumes of data...

How Rackspace, Telos and AWS are Simplifying the ATO Process

“By 2019, over 30% of technology providers’ new software investments will shift from cloud-first to cloud-only.” The government, like most technology providers, wants to move quickly to Software as a service cloud solutions, but heightened security and...

Infrastructure as Code: Seems Easy, But Best Left to Experts

Infrastructure as code, or IaC, is one of the foundational elements of cloud computing. It enables the “elasticity” of the cloud: the ability to spin up, configure and dispose of hundreds...
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Rackspace Colocation: A Launch Pad for Digital Transformation

When seeking a roommate, what do you look for? Someone who parties with felons and has a fondness for starting fires in the living room? How about someone who’d pay their rent...

5 Signs Application Technical Debt is Holding You Back

How are IT directors supposed to invest in the future when they’re still paying for the decisions of the past? The challenge The problem holding most organizations back is technical debt, or the...

Data Centers on Life Support: Healthcare Realizing Digital Transformation

The data center is dead… at least according to the analyst experts at Gartner. Okay, so a healthcare veteran like me shouldn’t be so cavalier about throwing that word around, but health...
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“Process First. Technology Second®”: Partner with Rackspace for Application Modernization

The average organization manages more than 300 applications, while application management consumes, according to Gartner, more than a third of most organizations’ IT budget. If you’re reading this, you know applications can...

Red Hat Names Rackspace 2018 North America Managed Service Partner of the Year

Rackspace was recently honored by Red Hat as the North American Managed Service Partner of the Year. This recognition, announced during the 2018 Red Hat North American Partner Conference, recognizes “the Red...

Maximize the Performance of Your Ceph Storage Solution

The size of the “global datasphere” will grow to 163 zettabytes, or 163 trillion gigabytes, by 2025,  according to IDC. That’s a lot of data – from gifs and cat pictures to...
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Rackspace and F5 Networks for Enterprise-Class Data Center Transformation

In response to the ever-increasing pace of business, many enterprises have embarked on digital or data center transformation projects to achieve greater agility, speed, flexibility and economics. One of the greatest challenges...

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Disaster Recovery Explained for Business Leaders

As business leaders, it’s part of our job to prepare for the unexpected, and that includes our IT systems. While severe weather-related outages and cybersecurity...

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