Does Moving to the Public Cloud Really Reduce Costs?

One of the most common misconceptions about moving to public cloud is that it offers a much cheaper proposition to host workloads. There are multiple levels to this statement that need...

Remodelling Processes for Cloud Consumption

IT principles and processes have typically not been architected with cloud services in mind. There is a wealth of information about the technologies behind these services and methods on how to...

A Look Back and Leap Forward into 2020

We’ve seen a massive maturity curve in cloud adoption across Europe over the last few years. Although organisations are now reaping the benefits of the cloud, there are undoubtedly new challenges...

Reduce Costs of VMware Cloud on AWS for Storage-Heavy Workloads

While VMware Cloud on AWS delivers unique hybrid capabilities to the market, limited native storage options have limited its usefulness for organizations with storage-heavy workloads. Since storage is directly tied to hosts,...

Containers: Conversations Today Are No Longer If, But How

I recently asked an organization to describe its container strategy and was told they didn’t have one yet, “but it doesn’t matter, because the competition is light years behind on this...

What are the Different Container Orchestration Platforms on AWS?

After listening to one of the solution architect training sessions about AWS and the different platforms they offered for the deployment of containerised applications, I picked up on the heavy focus...

Why Software is Key to Getting Value From the Cloud

Rackspace recently worked with CIO UK to produce a series of articles looking at how CIOs can develop and implement agendas that drive modernisation and technology transformation across organisations. This article explores...

Why You Should Implement CI/CD Practices

Over the years as the demand for delivering higher quality software at a quicker rate has increased, the employment of continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) practises has risen sharply. Delivering changes quickly...

Organise Your Multi-Cloud Environment

Rackspace recently worked with CIO UK to produce a series of articles looking at how CIOs can develop and implement agendas that drive modernisation and technology transformation across organisations. This article looks...

How CIOs Can Facilitate Innovation Agendas

The 2019 CIO summit was engaging and thought-provoking, not least when it came to exploring the cultural side of technology, transformation, and facilitating innovating agendas. I was fortunate enough to participate...

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Alemba selects Rackspace flexible cloud services to reach new customers

Rackspace, the technology services company, has enabled Alemba to adopt a Software-as-a-Service service model in the cloud, a critical move in its evolution to...