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Rackspace Android Mobile App Now Supports OpenStack Cloud

By: linuxscribe

July 17, 2013 3:57 am

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Rackspace (RAX), the major cloud and server hosting provider with a heavy commitment to OpenStack, is “Fanatical” (yes, with a capital F) about mobile computing, too. That’s what the company is saying following the release of a significantly enhanced Android app that lets users manage Rackspace OpenStack clouds from anywhere.

The company announced the updated app, which is available from Google Play, a few days ago. The biggest new feature is support for creating and managing cloud servers in Rackspace’s “next-generation” OpenStack platform. Previously, the app supported this functionality only for servers on the company’s legacy cloud service…

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