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Rackspace focuses on service as hunt for investor continues

The hunt by hosting services company, Rackspace, for a knight in shining armour with deep pockets continues while, in the meantime, the operation gets on with business. Toby Owen (pictured), the head of product strategy for the open cloud company, said the move to appoint a financial services company to assess its strategic options was… Read More

MongoDB reveals fully-managed cloud services with Microsoft and Google

Open source MongoDB has completed a significant cloud platform triumvirate by offering managed services on Google Compute Engine and Microsoft Azure. The increasingly popular document-orientated database has been in use with Amazon Web Services for some time but the company has this week announced these two important tie ups. It will be available on Google… Read More

News: Be quick and be different urges IBM SoftLayer boss

Don’t just move to the cloud but use the cloud to do things differently. That was the message that Jonathan Wisler, general manager EMEA at IBM’s SoftLayer, left with visitors to Cloud Expo Europe 2014. “Don’t wait for the big, perfect plan. Just get started. While I am speaking here, you could have signed up… Read More