Rackspace Partners with Red Hat for Private OpenStack Cloud Deployment

by Sean Michael Kerner

Darrin Hanson of Rackspace talks about his company's new offering with Red Hat and the current state of the Private (OpenStack) cloud.

Rackspace has been in the OpenStack market since day one, having been one of the two original founders of the open-source cloud effort. Today Rackspace offers its customer both public and private cloud options, and now there is a new option – Private Cloud Powered by Red Hat.

In a podcast interview, Darrin Hanson, vice president and general manager of OpenStack Private Cloud OpenStack at Rackspace, discusses why his company is making the move now and what it means for the state of private cloud deployments.

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at ServerWatch and InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.

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This article was originally published on Thursday Feb 11th 2016
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