August 6, 2014
Comments Off on Rackspace: One IaaS too many?
For years, Rackspace was known as one of the foremost Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud companies. Now, they’re out of the pure-play IaaS business. What happened? It is more than a little surprising. I mean, not only was Rackspace one of the … Continue reading
August 14, 2013
Comments Off on Where does OpenStack go from here?
Businesses love OpenStack. After only three years, OpenStack corporate backers and users now include Cisco, Red Hat, Rackspace, IBM, Intel, HP, etc., etc. You get the idea. That’s all very nice and well, but where does OpenStack go from here? … Continue reading
July 19, 2013
Comments Off on Happy Birthday OpenStack! How did you grow up so fast?
Three years ago, on July 19th, 2010, Rackspace and NASA introduced OpenStack. Then, it was just another cloud stack project, a promising one but only one among many. Fast forward to today and OpenStack’s list of backers is a technology … Continue reading