Rackspace Announced OpenStack

Tag: , — July 19, 2010 @ 8:27 pm

Just saw Rackspace just announced OpenStack, the open source software that powers its cloud computing platform. Currently licensed under Apache 2 license. There is a big list of big names showing interest in this project, which basically allows companies to run its own cloud platform — useful in the situation where “data stored on 3rd […]

Promoting a Campaign? Make Sure Your Servers Are Ready for It

Tag: , — October 29, 2008 @ 7:02 am Comments 5

Two years ago I wrote about a Woot-like 1 deal a day site in Australia, Zazz, and how using shared hosting might have lost them business as the hosting server simply cannot cope with flood of traffic at that specific time of the day. Now Zazz is hosted at Rackspace, a premium managed dedicated server […]