Rackspace follows in Facebook’s footsteps, plans to build own servers

Rackspace serverNetwork World – At the Open Compute Foundation summit held this week, Rackspace announced that it is following in the footsteps of founding OCF member Facebook and will build its own compute and storage servers based on the open standards the foundation has lobbied for. Rackspace plans to roll out the new OCF-based servers in its newest east coast data center, which it hopes to open in the first half of this year, says company COO Mark Roenigk.

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/011813-rackspace-265967.html

Posted on 18/01/2013, in Data Center, Rackspace, Server. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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