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Cloud Storage: AWS vs Azure vs Google vs SoftLayer

April 18, 2016 Posted By: Brian Adler Because the features and services offered by each cloud provider are constantly changing, it can be difficult to keep up. In this article we cover cloud storage with an in-depth look at object and block storage options from the leading public cloud providers.

Migrating to Docker: Barely Controlled Chaos

April 14, 2016 Posted By: Tim Miller In the third update on our progress with migrating the entire RightScale platform to Docker, we share how we codified standards and conventions between Dev and Ops to ensure consistency and a symmetrical knowledge exchange.

Cloud Costs: Gain Full Visibility with Plugin Costs

April 13, 2016 Posted By: Hassan Hosseini Getting a full picture of cloud costs can be challenging. Most enterprises receive bills from several cloud infrastructure-as-a-service providers as well as SaaS providers. In addition, there are a variety of private cloud costs, software license costs, and internal overhead costs. Learn how you can aggregate and analyze all of your cloud costs in one place.

Migrating to Docker: Getting the Flywheel Turning

April 05, 2016 Posted By: Tim Miller In the second article in a series on why we are going all in and migrating the entire RightScale platform to Docker, we share our “Docker Bible” on how we are bootstrapping the entire engineering team to deliver quickly while avoiding wasted time and effort.