Rackspace Shares Gain On OpenStack Traction

Rackspace Shares Gain On OpenStack Traction
Rackspace Hosting (RAX) shares jumped 8.1% on Wednesday, a day after the cloud computing firm reported Q2 profit in line with analyst estimates and said its rollout of OpenStack software remains on track. Rackspace aims to make OpenStack, …
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OpenStack, GitHub, OmniOS: 3 projects, 1 lesson
It's aimed at devops experts who want a rock-solid operating system base for their Web hosting or cloud systems — the sort of people who once would have opted for Solaris, before it became a specialized Oracle system. You can watch the discussion: …
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Rackspace profits from cloudy transitions
Rackspace Hosting, which co-founded the OpenStack cloud controller effort with NASA two years ago, was bragging last week that it had finally went live with OpenStack on the compute side. But the funny bit is, as Tuesday's results show, that business …
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