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Today's channel rundown - 17 November 2017

Daily tech news and analysis channel partners need to know now, including IT services' H1, Rackspace's acquisition, cloud services' datacenter impact …

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Music Behind the Tech: Libni Ortiz-Valles

<i>Music and tech make a perfect pair — coding, troubleshooting and focusing on projects are often accompanied by a soundtrack for many in the IT</i> …

Waylon Jennings

Rackspace gets new CTO in Datapipe acquisition as Engates moved to ‘Chief Evangelist’

San Antonio’s Rackspace has officially closed on its Datapipe acquisition — and got a new chief technology officer as part of the deal, the company …

Rackspace Announces Completion of Datapipe Acquisition

<b>SAN ANTONIO – Nov. 16, 2017 –</b> Rackspace® today announced that it has completed its transaction to acquire Datapipe, a managed services leader across …

Google Cloud Platform

From Aimless IT Support Staffer to Professional Hunter of Hackers

As a security analyst at Rackspace, working in our 24×7 Customer Security Operations Center, I’m pretty much always on the hunt, eyes on our customer …

Determine

Switch: The Cracks Are Beginning To Show

Switch reported its first-ever quarterly earnings and beat estimates on both the top and bottom lines.<p>Despite beating Wall Street consensus in its …

Stocks

Rackspace unveils private cloud partnership with HPE

HPE and Rackspace are teaming up to deliver a new offering for joint enterprise customers - a private cloud offered as a managed service.<p>Including …

Home

Sci-tech<p>Rackspace and HPE launch pay as you go OpenStack private cloud<p>Rackspace and Hewlett Packard Enterprise have partnered on a new managed …

Chipotle Mexican Grill

6 Things Every Small Business Needs to Know About Cybersecurity

Email is a dynamic tool we use every day. From sending confidential data to executing a marketing campaign, email simply gets the job done. …

Cybersecurity

29 New Names, Plus a New Tradition for Veteran's Day at Rackspace

Twenty-nine new names were added to the Veterans’ Wall at Rackspace headquarters in San Antonio Friday during our annual Veteran’s Day …

Veterans

Rackspace teamed up with HPE to Offer pay-as-you-go Private Cloud Services

| @ |<p>Rackspace has partnered with HPE to launch a new “pay-as-you-go” private cloud OpenStack offering.<p>The OpenStack service will be available on 28 …

Power of Us: Embracing Women’s Personal Stories

As a returning attendee to the annual Texas Conference for Women, I knew to expect an environment of game changers and norm-challengers, but I hadn’t …

Sheryl Sandberg

Music Behind the Tech: Ana Leasman

<i>Music and tech make a perfect pair — coding, troubleshooting and focusing on projects are often accompanied by a soundtrack for many in the IT</i> …

Miles Davis

How Rackspace Develops Great Leaders

Embarking on the journey from individual contributor to people leader is one of the most important career moves you can make. We deeply value great …

Leadership

How Rackspace is Enhancing Microsoft Private Cloud

Microsoft held no punches in its latest Server 2016 release adding a slew of new features and improvements to its Hyper-V virtualization platform, …

Virtual Machine

HPE & Rackspace introduce OpenStack Private Cloud

it is claimed that this model could deliver better cost than the public cloud, saving customers “40% or more versus the leading public cloud.”<p>HPE …

OpenStack

How Private Cloud-as-a-Service Simplifies IT Transformation [Webinar]

Join Rackspace for a five-session webinar event, where our experts will take an in-depth look at the value of expertise in accelerating your cloud …

Webinars

Top Reasons to Upgrade to Magento 2 Enterprise

In our last Magento blog post, we provided insights into getting the most out of the world’s most popular open source ecommerce platform, regardless …

Web Design

Unlocking the OpenStack Cloud Expertise of Our Rackers

For many people, Rackspace and OpenStack are linked together like peanut butter and jelly. Sure, they’re technically separate ingredients, but …

OpenStack

Encrypted Exchange Online Now Available to Rackspace Resellers

Microsoft Office 365 is the business-class email of choice for many businesses, and we often find it’s the solution our customers demand. With that …

Encryption

Rackspace expands APAC footprint, eyes multi-cloud opportunity

Managed cloud services provider Rackspace has expanded its footprint in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region with a new Singapore office it hopes will help …

Amazon Web Services

Rackspace

The digital era is impacting organizations across every industry, and the healthcare industry is no exception. Let’s talk about your healthcare IT …

Health Care Industry

More Features and Updates with Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11

Rackspace now supports Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11, with improvements that streamline the upgrades process and help customers get faster access to …

Red Hat

The Big AWS Survey

It’s well documented that Amazon Web Services (AWS) are by far the largest public cloud platform by a country mile. With <b>55%</b> year-on-year growth and a …

Amazon Web Services

Report: Rackspace Named a Top Player in Cloud Business Email

For the second year in a row, The Radicati Group has named Rackspace a Cloud Business Email market “Top Player” in the 2017 Market Quadrant report. …

Microsoft Exchange

Beyond Maturity: OpenStack Now THE Standard for Private Cloud

You’ve heard it before: “OpenStack is mature.” The statement serves as a salve to all those considering adoption of the technology. It’s a familiar …

OpenStack

Moving IT operations to the cloud is good for the bottom line

UK’s businesses are earning less because they lack cloud skills, a new report by Rackspace and the London School of Economics claims. The report also …

Rack Connection

How to Find the Best Fit for Your Unique IT Needs<p>Jeff Cotten discusses the complexity of today's multi-cloud world and how Rackspace's growing …

Red Hat

Why Rackspace's Datapipe Buy Will Disrupt the Cloud Market

Managed cloud services provider Rackspace announced its plans to buy former competitor Datapipe earlier this week.<p>Terms of the deal were not …

Hybrid Clouds