Online hosting specialist Rackspace Hosting
In this, NASA and Rackspace don't stand alone. More than 25 companies, large and small, joined the duo in launching the Nebula standard. The roster includes big-name authorities Dell
That's a broad enough support base to give Rackspace a chance here. It won't be an easy battle, though; Amazon.com
Other missing names shed some more light on the proceedings: Microsoft
Where would you wager your chips in the ongoing struggle for cloud domination? Place your bets in the comments below.
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