Rackspace Partners with Dell to Create New Solutions for Multicloud

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Managed cloud hosting provider, Rackspace Technology (NASDAQ: RXT), is working with Dell Technologies to create new modernized solutions for multicloud. Rackspace Technology is expanding its Rackspace Private Cloud powered by VMware (RPCV) portfolio with the Dell Technologies Cloud Platform (DTCP).

Adrianna Bustamante
“Together, Rackspace Technology and Dell Technologies help organizations optimize their data center footprints, controll IT spend, remove barriers to multicloud integration and deal with security and compliance across a multicloud environment,” said Adrianna Bustamante, Senior Director of Global Alliances, Rackspace Technology.

The new offering would provide a turnkey solution that delivers an easier path to hybrid cloud and an optimized experience with VMware Cloud Foundation (VCF). Dell Technologies Cloud Platform, comprised of VCF on Dell EMC VxRail, would enable organizations to provide consistent and secured management of their entire application portfolio across multiple clouds.

“Together, Rackspace Technology and Dell Technologies are helping solve some of the most pressing business transformation challenges facing organizations today. It includes optimizing data center footprints, controlling IT spend, removing barriers to multicloud integration and dealing with security and compliance across a multicloud environment,” said Adrianna Bustamante, Senior Director of Global Alliances, Rackspace Technology. “We look forward to continuing our joint initiatives by developing multicloud solutions for the enterprise with Dell Technologies.”

With this announcement, Rackspace Technology would bring the benefits of Dell Technologies Cloud Platform to more organizations and applications, enabling accelerated solutions for multicloud.

Path to hybrid cloud

“As more and more organizations increase their investment on digital transformation and are adding new cloud environments to their overall IT estate, the need for consistent operations and infrastructure across clouds is paramount,” said Brian Payne, vice president of cloud for Dell Technologies. “In working with Rackspace Technology to expand the options for multicloud solutions, companies can achieve better performance at a lower cost, ultimately helping them stay competitive in a tough business environment.”

“A successful path to hybrid cloud is much like shooting a free throw in a basketball game – a simple, consistent process leads to more efficient results,” said Fidelma Russo, senior vice president and general manager, Cloud Services Business Unit, VMware. “Through simplifying IT transformation and enabling consistent and secure application management, this ecosystem delivers greatly reduced cost and downtime. Those are the types of results any organization wants to see.”