Successful IT Transformation Starts with a Clear, Pragmatic Vision

Today’s businesses increasingly consider IT transformation essential to success. According to 451 Research, nearly 80 percent are looking to transform their IT environments to meet business needs. Those firms face myriad challenges:...

What Does a Modern IT Department Need to Thrive?

Our digital world is growing at an unprecedented rate. As a result, organizations, regardless of their size and the industries they operate in, will need to have a robust IT department...

Are Businesses Getting the Most Out of the Cloud?

There’s no doubt that cloud technology has changed the way organizations do business. However, a question remains as to whether those with complex multi-cloud infrastructures are actually getting the most out...

VPC Network Access Management — Traffic Analysis

VPCs are a great way to isolate network resources. However, these resources will occasionally need to communicate with entities outside of the VPC. This could be a package update server or a...

Is the Cloud Talent Shortage Holding You Back?

It’s no secret that technology is now at the heart of every company. Technologies such as cloud computing aren’t just driving IT transformation, they’re opening new doors for businesses and across...

When to Move to Private Cloud — and Why

According to the RightScale 2017 State of the Cloud Report, 31 percent of enterprises are running 100 or more virtual machines in private clouds — an increase from 22 percent in 2015....

As More Companies Use Multiple Clouds, What Are the Challenges They Face?

RightScale, a respected cloud management platform, recently released the results of its influential annual "State of the Cloud" survey of IT decision makers. Its findings align with what we at Rackspace...

Rackspace TCT Inducts New Class of Technical Leaders

Earlier this month, Rackspace gained some new directors. But these weren’t your typical managers or business executives — they were principal engineers, principal architects and technical leaders that joined the elite...

A Multi-Cloud World Presents Challenges and Opportunities for Big Data

Like it or not, multi-cloud is the new normal —whether it’s the result of a deliberate strategy or Shadow IT. That means every business needs a plan to manage multiple clouds in...

Measuring a Successful Cloud Migration

Let’s say you convinced the IT decision makers at your business to move key workloads to the public cloud. You even chose a great vendor to facilitate the transition and now...

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$258 Million a Year: The Cost to Enterprises Which Lack Cloud...

LONDON – September 21, 2017 – Large enterprises across the world are losing out on $258,188,279 a year due to a lack of cloud expertise, according...