Learning to build – from medical devices to clouds

My passion is learning about cloud. But it nearly didn’t happen! I almost fell victim to the demons in my head who were talking me into rejecting an amazing opportunity. I...

27,000 hours, 11 Countries: Countless Lives Impacted by Racker Time and Talent

Rackspace encourages employees to give back. Each year we offer paid time to Rackers to volunteer their time and talents. Rackers use this time in almost endless ways, from more traditional...

Today’s interns, tomorrow’s leaders

Racker culture is created by Rackers and it’s no different when it comes to our interns. Before we wave goodbye to this year's class of five, we asked for their perspectives...

From Rookie to Racker at a Great Place to Work

Best Workplaces named Rackspace in its top 10 this year. And as a newer “Racker” (the company name for employee), it’s an accolade that I can heartily back. Building a great work...

How We’re Knocking Down Silos at Rackspace

I’ve spent most of my career in tech — Hewlett Packard, HPE, Dell, DXC — and for much of that time, I’ve been aware of Rackspace’s famed culture: the all-hands-on-deck customer...

Rackspace gives back by schooling on IT

Some savvy Solution Architects donated their time to IT students through ‘Rack Gives Back’, a company initiative for employees to donate their time to local community projects. It's an important part...
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We’re Here So You Can Be Great

What comes to mind when you think of Rackspace? Perhaps racks of servers in a data center. Hopefully go-the-distance customer service. Maybe cloud, our focus in recent years. Or maybe, you’re not quite...

For SysAdmin Day, Show Your IT Staff Some Love!

It’s no secret that system administrators — the invisible gears that keep a company moving — can sometimes feel under appreciated. Laboring in the IT department, these hard-working tech professionals are largely unseen, yet they’re the...

Rackers Earn Spot on People Magazine’s ‘Companies That Care’ List

People magazine today named Rackspace to its “Companies That Care” list, which highlights “the top U.S. companies caring for their communities, their employees and the world.” Rackspace ranked 25 in this second...

Rackspace Culture Leads to Spot on Forbes’ Best Employer List

We’re honored that Forbes has named Rackspace one of America’s Best Midsize Employers for 2018, the second year in a row we’ve earned a place on the list. With just six weeks...

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Rackspace Completes Acquisition of Onica

LONDON – Rackspace® today announced the completion of its acquisition of Onica, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) Premier Consulting Partner and...