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March, 2013

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March 28, 2013  6:27 PM

Rackspace woos developers with Exceptional acquisition



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Amazon Web Services, cloud computing, Rackspace

Rackspace hopes its second acquisition in as many months will increase its appeal to application developers. The new buy, announced Thursday, will see the employees and assets of Exceptional Cloud Services, based in San Francisco, Calif., join Rackspace as a wholly owned subsidiary. This deal...

March 6, 2013  8:29 PM

Amazon throws its hat into cost-cutting ring



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
Amazon AWS, Amazon Web Services, hp, Rackspace Cloud

Earlier this week, I reported on some tools that help shave considerable sums of money off of companies’ Amazon Web Services bills. No sooner had that report been...


March 6, 2013  6:43 PM

IBM preps bridge from OpenStack to AWS



Posted by: Beth Pariseau
IBM SmartCloud, OpenStack

IBM introduced its SmartCloud Orchestrator tool on Monday amid a lot of verbiage about supporting open standards that we’ve all heard before. But if you scratch the surface of the product it put into beta, it’s actually quite interesting. SmartCloud Orchestrator is software based on...


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