Rackspace Expands In Hong Kong

Rackspace Hosting, the cloud hosting services company which is based in San Antonio, is in a major expansion today in Asia. According to Rackspace, it has launched its hybrid cloud offerings in Hong Kong, allowing customers in Asia to use its infrastructure for public, private clouds, and other services. Rackspace said the new offering is based on OpenStack, the open source cloud computing platform. Rackspace is a major contributor to OpenStack, which was originally based on technology developed for Rackspace's own cloud offerings.