NetSuite Event to Highlight Best Practices for Deploying Cloud ERP

July 8, 2011 by · Comments Off on NetSuite Event to Highlight Best Practices for Deploying Cloud ERP 

Hosting ServicesSAN MATEO, CA — NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry’s leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced the details of an upcoming webinar designed to help enterprises learn valuable insights and best practices for adopting and integrating cloud ERP across divisions and subsidiaries. The webinar, “Your Playbook for Integrating Cloud ERP into the Enterprise,” will feature best practices and strategies from leading analyst R. “Ray” Wang, Principal Analyst and CEO of Constellation Research, together with first hand insights from Olympus, a division running NetSuite’s cloud ERP within the broader Olympus enterprise. In addition, Darren Cunningham, Vice President, Informatica Cloud (NASDAQ: INFA), will discuss how to integrate cloud solutions with existing IT investments. The event will be held Wednesday, July 13 at 11:00 a.m. PDT (2:00 p.m. EDT). Register now for the event at

This new NetSuite webinar is aimed at enterprises seeking to standardize ERP across their divisions and subsidiaries without incurring the onerous time and substantial costs associated with deploying or expanding traditional on-premise systems. The webinar will cover all aspects of two-tier ERP, and explain how enterprises can leverage cloud ERP as a critical part of their operational strategy, including best practices, first-hand experience, tactics, deployment strategies, and more. Read more

Rackspace Launches Cloud Builders Business to Support OpenStack Cloud Deployments

March 9, 2011 by · Comments Off on Rackspace Launches Cloud Builders Business to Support OpenStack Cloud Deployments 

Hosting ToolboxSAN ANTONIO – Organizations deploying OpenStack™, the open source cloud operating system, can now receive formal service and support offerings from Rackspace® Hosting (NYSE: RAX), the world’s leading specialist in the hosting and cloud computing industry. Rackspace today announced Rackspace Cloud Builders, a new business that will offer training and certification, deployment services, and ongoing support to enterprises and service providers through its team of OpenStack experts and its network of technology industry leaders. For the first time, Rackspace will extend its commitment to customer service, known as Fanatical Support®, beyond the company’s datacenters to stand behind any OpenStack cloud deployment.

“Customers want to realize the benefits of cloud computing in many locations depending on their requirements and needs. The promise of being open, flexible and compatible makes OpenStack the ideal platform; however, they also want the assurance that a partner like Rackspace is standing behind them when deploying it in their own datacenters,” said Jim Curry, General Manager of Rackspace Cloud Builders. “We are ready to support OpenStack deployments anywhere starting today.” Read more