Company Overview

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Founded:
1998
Founders:
Graham Weston, Richard Yoo, Dirk Elmendorf, Pat Condon
Headquarters:
San Antonio, TX
IPO:
Went Public on Nov 7, 2011
Stock:
RAX
Categories:
IaaS, Cloud Computing, Software
Description:
Rackspace® is an open cloud company providing hybrid clouds that enable businesses to run their workload in a public or private cloud.

Detailed Description

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Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX) is the open cloud company and founder of OpenStack, the standard open-source operating system for cloud computing. Headquartered in San Antonio, Rackspace delivers its renowned Fanatical Support® to more than 200,000 business customers, from data centers on four continents. Rackspace is a leading provider of hybrid clouds, which enable businesses to run their workloads where they run most effectively — whether on the public cloud, a private cloud, dedicated servers, or a combination of these platforms. Rackspace has been recognized by Bloomberg BusinessWeek as a Top 100 Performing Technology Company, and is featured on Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. For more information, visit www.rackspace.com.

Current Team (29)

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Past Team (23)

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Funding Rounds (1) - $11.5M

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Investments (3)

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Products (2)

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Acquisitions (10)

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Investors (3)

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Offices/Locations (3)

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  • HQ

    5000 Walzem Road

    Suite 100

    San Antonio, TX 78218

    USA

  • San Francisco Office

    620 Folsom St.

    #100

    San Francisco, CA 94107

    USA

  • London Office

    Millington Road

    London, UB3 4AZ

    GBR

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Customers (1)

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Images (2)

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