In speaking with potential customers for our Managed Cloud Big Data Solution, we heard feedback that many were looking for a fast and easy way to try out our service, with some type of free trial period. In response to these requests, we recently team up with Hortonworks to create a Sandbox Stack, which allows our joint customers to try out HDP and our Managed Cloud Service for up to two weeks free of charge.
Last week’s Office Hours Hangout is in the books, but don’t worry, we’ve got a quick recap for you below. Office Hours co-host Drew Cox and I invited Tim Banks, a systems architect from ObjectRocket to chat about several new and exciting features in MongoDB.
Chatting with John Engates about his annual cloud predictions has become one of my favorite events. Last week my Office Hours Hangout co-host Drew Cox and I did just that. We took a closer look at each of the five topics, and even had some time leftover to chat about drones, one of John’s personal hobbies.
Rackspace is proud to be the Platinum Sponsor of this year’s FutureStack, the 3rd annual New Relic user conference, where data nerds from across the globe will unite to talk cloud adoption, DevOps, containers, microservices, app performance tips and more.
Editor’s Note: SponsorHub is a Rackspace customer that delivers analytics to the sports and entertainment industry. To view SponsorHub’s pre-and post-Super Bowl XLIX findings or to download the full presentation, visit http://slidesha.re/1A1mOxA.
It was unseasonably warm on the Santa Monica pier last month for the second annual Techweek Los Angeles, an event that brings together practitioners and startups in every facet of technology, from IT services to consumer tech. Many of the companies in attendance were doing highly innovative things and creating solutions that make life easier through technology, such as building a new way to date or creating the next innovation in online food ordering