Rackspace Inc. is a managed cloud computing company based in Windcrest, Texas. The company also has offices in Australia, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Israel, The Netherlands, India, and Hong Kong, and data centers operating in Texas, Illinois, Virginia, the United Kingdom, Australia, and Hong Kong.
In 2014 Rackspace shifted its focus from directly competing with public cloud vendors, to managed hosting, stating on their website “We don’t offer infrastructure without service. “. New cloud customers must select a managed service level (for an additional hourly rate) with each server provisioned.