The update allows for the management of credentials using both Kubernetes and secure socket shell for multiple infrastructure environments.
The company sees its platform as having a scale advantage over tech-focused vendors like Docker, but with more agility than larger systems integrators like IBM.
The new service builds on the Rackspace-managed VMware private cloud, launched last summer, to address data sovereignty laws and low-latency requirements.
The managed cloud provider deploys more than 22,000 Cisco firewalls.
They will offer similar pay-per-use private clouds based on VMware and Microsoft Azure Stack next year.
The purchase takes one of Rackspace's competitors out of the picture.
Companies facing EU compliance guidelines will receive a helping hand.
AWS is still more than three times the size of its nearest competitor, Microsoft Azure.
It struck managed services deals with the two companies.
Its new CEO comes from EarthLink, where he led the company's acquisition by Windstream.
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About 275 employees will be impacted by the cuts.
Out with market consolidation and in with market growth.
Cloud company will become privately held when deal is complete.