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Disaster Recovery Explained for Business Leaders

As business leaders, it’s part of our job to prepare for the unexpected, and that includes our IT systems. While severe weather-related outages and cybersecurity breaches make the news, even the smallest...

3 Steps to Simplify Application Migration to the Cloud

Migrating enterprise applications to the cloud is now mandatory for companies that wish to lead in this digital world. Enterprise applications that used to support 100 to 1,000 internal users may now...

Six Common Cloud Challenges Felt Across Industries

Rackspace has always been fanatically obsessed with improving our customers’ outcomes. In 2018, that meant a new focus on understanding the needs of customers in specific industries. We hired industry experts to...

Finding the Right Partner for Application Modernization

Forward-looking organizations know they need to modernize their applications; according to Accenture, 85 percent of execs believe legacy IT hinders their ability to move to a digital model. They know that modernizing apps offers...

How Private Cloud Fits into Cloud Ecosystems

Anyone working in the cloud today knows that it is about more than just selection a cloud or managed services provider and working with them to transform their IT to a...

Forging a Manifesto to Protect Humans from Aggressive AI

Science fiction presents an abundance of cautionary tales about the rise of artificial intelligence, or AI. Whether it’s Skynet taking over our defense systems in the Terminator franchise, or Ava outwitting the genius behind...

2019 Cloud Predictions

Now we've said goodbye to 2018, it’s a natural time to take stock of where we are and look ahead to what’s on the horizon for modern infrastructure, aka public and...

As Rackspace Celebrates 20 Years, One Thing Stays The Same

Last month marked 20 years since three Trinity University classmates founded a startup called Rackspace which offered a single product, Linux managed hosting. It was one of the first technology companies in...

How to Successfully Host Your Business Online in China

Many companies seeking to expand their global reach naturally look to China. With more than 1.3 billion people, 700 million of whom are internet users, the country represents arguably one of...

Advanced Networking on Public Clouds

How do you deploy complex applications which require VLANs or multiple network segments into the public cloud?  How can you make containers communicate with other containers running on different virtual machines...

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Rackspace a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud...

 “By 2024, more than 50% of cloud service deals will include both application development services and cloud infrastructure professional and managed services, up from...