The open alternative to cloud lock-in
OpenStack is an open source cloud computing solution, reducing the risks of lock-in associated with proprietary platforms. OpenStack was invented by Rackspace and NASA, and offer flexibility and choice through a community of over 6,000 individuals and approximately 850 organisations.
Open and Scalable
The Rackspace Cloud powered by OpenStack is an open and versatile public cloud platform. Our collection of public cloud solutions includes compute, storage, databases, networks and more. Open source technologies leads to an increased speed of innovation with new releases. Click here to see Compute and Storage projects currently available on OpenStack.
Private Cloud Available Anywhere
Rackspace Private Cloud provides the scalability and self service capabilities of the cloud with your security, location or other requirements. We will deploy and manage an OpenStack-powered private cloud for you that can be fully hosted at Rackspace, colocated in over 100 global partner data centers or hosted in your own data center.
Open Stack training can provide you with the knowledge to install, run and operate your own OpenStack clouds. Visit the OpenStack Resource Centre, to find the latest news, whitepapers, data sheets and more.
Powered by OpenStack
Right now, the OpenStack operating system is being used to solve real problems for many types and sizes of organisations. These organisations are looking for long-term technical financial and strategic flexibility by avoiding lock-in with a single cloud vendor. Click each of the logos below to read a case study on the company’s OpenStack use.
Threshold of Viability ebook.
An ebook that looks at the key issue of innovation and how open cloud lowers the threshold of viable projects for organisations.
An infographic that shows the history of OpenStack in numbers.
OpenStack at Rackspace video.
A video that explains the role and impact of OpenStack.