Peeling back layers of security – The Onion Principle in AWS

What's the most common thing you've heard from detractors of the public cloud? "It’s insecure!" This misconception is quickly changing, even among late adopters, with AWS providing a range of products and...

Multi cloud, security and the Board – fresh insights from IT leaders on ‘grasping...

For many businesses, it’s no longer a question of whether to move to the cloud, but rather how to deliver cloud solutions securely. Many IT leaders recognise they need to make security...

Three Tips (and an Invitation) for Modernising Your IT Infrastructure

Beginning this week, Rackspace is teaming up with Google and Red Hat to offer free interactive "Modernise IT" workshops in a handful of cities around the country. For those who can't make a...

Managed security and Google Cloud Platform – a question of trust

With more organisations using Google Cloud Platform (GCP) to run critical workloads as part of their multi-cloud strategy, Rackspace Managed Security (RMS) has extended our managed security services provision (MSSP) to...

Data security in multi cloud – the great business enabler? Six key perspectives from...

Data security and multi cloud continue to generate much debate and opinion. Common perceptions such as ‘greater risk is inevitable’ and ‘GDPR is all challenge and no opportunity’ can be contested....

Building a Foundation for Successful Cyber Threat Intelligence Exchange

Editor's note: Brian Kelly, who serves as Rackspace Chief Security Officer, is also co-chair of the CSA's Cloud Cyber Incident Sharing Center Working Group. No organisation is immune from cyber attack. Malicious actors...

10 Reasons to Upgrade to AEM 6.4 with Rackspace Application Services

Adobe Experience Manager 6.4 is arguably the most compelling new release of Adobe’s digital experience management platform to come along in years, offering extremely powerful new features. With Rackspace’s industry-leading, fully-managed AEM...

10 Ways to Save with Google Cloud Platform and Rackspace

Controlling cloud costs is a leading challenge for enterprises at each stage of their cloud journey. Fortunately, companies utilising a public cloud can benefit from the strategic partnership between Google and Rackspace....

Insights from Cloud Expo – do we have the talent to make the future?

Cloud Expo is a place to learn, connect and investigate the future together. Here’s a dispatch from the panels I contributed to, plus other insights seen and heard at Cloud Expo...

Monoliths, microservices and the Middle Ground – what can you containerise?

I love designing and building systems to solve problems. At this year’s Cloud Expo, I spoke to many people who shared the same passion and need for the best tools and...

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