If you are just getting started with the cloud, system administration or software development, Rackspace has a number of tools to help you go from a cloud beginner to a cloud expert. In fact, Stackdriver recently gave Rackspace an A+ as one of the best clouds for novices to get started on. We have a lot of resources as you begin your cloud journey.
The Rackspace Knowledge Center is a great place to go for informative how-to articles and whitepapers. The information here is created by Rackers to help folks learn more about the cloud and our products. The Rackspace Open Cloud Community is an excellent place to search for answers or to post a cloud question to the forum. Rackers and people outside of Rackspace offer answers and best practices.
Cloud U is another place for people to get knowledge of the cloud in general. Cloud U is vendor neutral and designed to give an overall better understanding of the cloud at a high level. Complete the online coursework and you can become Cloud U certified.
Rackspace has also created the Open Cloud Academy, a place for people to get hands-on technical training about the open cloud right here in San Antonio. The training helps offers a unique and affordable way to earn IT certifications that are in demand by employers.
Whether you are a novice or an old pro, Rackspace has the tools and training to help you learn more about cloud hosting. We can take you from a cloud beginner to a cloud big timer.
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