Monday Aug 25
@Rackspace to Present 'Elastic #DevOps Resourcing' at @DevOpsSummit
The impact of DevOps in the cloud era is potentially profound. DevOps helps businesses deliver new features continuously, reduce cycle time and achieve sustained innovation by applying agile and lean principles to assist all stakeholders in an organization that develop, operate, or benefit from the business' lifecycle.
Monday Aug 25
Daniel Loeb's New Stocks
Dan Loeb is CEO of Third Point LLC, founded in 1995, where he oversees all investment activity.
Monday Aug 25
By Ron Miller
OpenStack can stand on its own, whatever happens to Rackspace
Four years ago, Rackspace and its early partners came up with an idea for an open source private alternative to Amazon Web Services --and OpenStack was born.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
HP Has No Interest in Buying Rackspace, Still
Shares of the cloud computing company Rackspace jumped more than three percent today apparently on yet another round of speculation that Hewlett-Packard may be interested in buying it.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Krystal Cantu, a 25-year-old CrossFit athlete from San Antonio.
Krystal Cantu does pull-ups on the ring rows at the CrossFit box at Rackspace. Photo: Marvin Pfeiffer/ San Antonio Express-News Krystal Cantu does a power snatch at the CrossFit box at Rackspace on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
CNBC's Stock Pops & Drops From August 19
On CNBC's Stock Pops & Drops , Guy Adami said that there is a lot of positive news in the solar space.
Details censored from Weston Urban proposal
The city has made available Weston Urban's complex land proposal that would yield an office tower in west downtown, but, from it, certain financial details have been redacted.
Photo-sharing startup Bearch collects millions in seed funding
Bearch Inc., a social collaboration tools maker, raised the capital to improve Unseen, an anonymous photo-sharing app designed for college students.
Why Blue Harbour Sees Value in Rackspace
Blue Harbour began buying Rackspace shares in late June; roughly a month after Rackspace said it hired Morgan Stanley to run a strategic review for the company.
Why Rackspace Hosting (RAX) Stock Is Climbing Today
The investor's stake comes as the cloud-computing company executes a review of its strategic options, the Journal added.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Microsoft Reports Several Azure Disruptions in August
Over the past several days, Microsoft 's public cloud platform Azure has had a number of significant issues ranging from users having trouble logging in to partial and full service interruptions.
Wall Street Journal
Blue Harbour Has Roughly 6.5% Stake in Rackspace
Activist investor Blue Harbour Group LP has built up a roughly 6.5% stake in Rackspace Hosting Inc., as the cloud-computing company conducts a review of its strategic options, according to people familiar with the matter.
OpenStack market size set to exceed $1.7bn by 2016
Free and open-source cloud computing platform OpenStack could reach an estimated market size of $1.7bn by 2016, according to a report from analyst firm 451 Research.
The Take: Rackspace buyout rumors dampen and child-rearing costs increase
The Take is a recurring blog featuring a daily rundown of news and views of interest to San Antonio.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Rackspace Hosting VP Unloads $4,935 in Stock
Rackspace Hosting VP Tiffany Lathe unloaded 166 shares of the stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 13th.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Rackspace Hosting VP Sells $15,143 in Stock
Rackspace Hosting VP Tiffany Lathe sold 508 shares of Rackspace Hosting stock on the open market in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 12th.
Insider Selling: Rackspace Hosting COO Sells 163 Shares of Stock
Rackspace Hosting COO Mark Roenigk sold 163 shares of the company's stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 13th.
Data Center Knowledge
Rackspace's ObjectRocket Launches Managed Redis Service
The company is providing full automation, support and management of Redis - a service now available out of Rackspace's northern Virginia data center, with Dallas, Chicago and London locations expected to come online by the end of the month.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Data Center Knowledge
Rackspace Shares Fall as Cloud Provider Reports Q2 Results
After announcing record results for Q2 2014 including $441 million in revenue, Rackspace share price has tumbled, as speculation about the cloud giant's future continues.
Third Point Buys Rackspace, IAC, FMC Stakes, Exits Google
Billionaire Daniel Loeb's Third Point LLC hedge-fund firm amassed new stakes in cloud-computing provider Rackspace Hosting Inc. and IAC/InterActiveCorp., while exiting Verizon Communications Inc. and Google Inc. in the second quarter.