Your Trusted Cloud Advisor: the Rackspace Dedicated Architect

No matter how agile your organization, adapting and enhancing your IT can be a challenging endeavor. That can be especially true for organizations evaluating or implementing private cloud — with the...

3 Things to Know About AWS S3 Security to Stay Out of the Headlines

Unless you’ve been in heat-induced hibernation for the past couple of months (our HQ is in San Antonio, so we get it), you’re probably aware that Amazon Web Services’ Simple Storage...
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#cloudchat Recap: IT Transformation War Stories

As we wrapped up our #cloudchat series on IT transformation, we asked our team of experts to share war stories from the transformation trenches. One theme emerged above them all: the...
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Insights into HAProxy Load-Balancing on OpenStack Private Clouds

In this two-part series, we discuss the economic and technical benefits of HAProxy, an open-source load balancing solution. This post will identify the benefits and help you understand how we implement...
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Rackspace CEO: Why We’re Buying Datapipe

When Rackspace went private late last year, we did so mainly because, at this point in our history, we need to make major, long-term investments in the capabilities our customers are...