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RightScale Research Finds Inefficient Use of Cloud Results in 35 Percent Waste in Cloud Spend

Santa Barbara, CA — November 15, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced the anonymized results of its Cloud Cost Optimization Service, a professional services offering that leverages the RightScale platform and expertise from RightScale professional services to help reduce the current and ongoing cloud spend of RightScale enterprise customers. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Announces Support for Microsoft Azure Resource Manager (ARM)

Santa Barbara, CA — October 12, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced support for Microsoft Azure Resource Manager (ARM). Universal cloud management allows organizations to manage any cloud or any server from a single console. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Releases New DevOps and Docker Trends In Follow-Up to State of the Cloud Report

Santa Barbara, CA — May 11, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced the results of the RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Survey: DevOps Trends. The fifth annual RightScale State of the Cloud Survey was announced in February. This follow-up report provides new data and analysis in a deep dive on DevOps, Docker, and container trends. The RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Report series is the result of a survey to 1,060 technology professionals at large and small enterprises across a broad cross-section of industries. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Announces Docker Container Management

Santa Barbara, CA — May 3, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced the availability of RightScale Container Manager, which allows enterprises to manage containers alongside traditional workloads. RightScale Container Manager provides universal visibility, monitoring, and management of Docker containers across clouds as well as virtual and bare-metal servers. Read the full press release here.

RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Report Uncovers Cloud Adoption Trends

Santa Barbara, CA — February 9, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced the results of the RightScale 2016 State of the Cloud Survey. In its fifth year, the RightScale State of the Cloud Survey is the largest survey of corporate cloud users, including 1,060 technology professionals at large and small enterprises across a broad cross-section of industries. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Cited As a Leader by Independent Research Firm

Santa Barbara, CA — January 28, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced that it was among the select companies invited to participate in a report by Forrester Research, "The Forrester Wave™: Hybrid Cloud Management Solutions, Q1 2016" that was released on January 8, 2016. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Launches Free Cloud Comparison Tool

Santa Barbara, CA — January 21, 2016 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise universal cloud management, today announced that it has launched a new free tool to help enterprises quickly and easily compare top public cloud providers. Read the full press release here.

Orchestrate Any Cloud Service with New RightScale Cloud Services Plugins

Santa Barbara, CA — October 2, 2015 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced cloud services plugins that extend the RightScale platform to orchestrate any cloud service with an API. Read the full press release here.

RightScale To Manage and Govern Any Clouds, Any VM and Bare-Metal Servers

Santa Barbara, CA — September 24, 2015 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced the RightScale Universal Cloud Appliance (UCA), a lightweight, software appliance that offers an extensible way to integrate the RightScale Cloud Portfolio Management platform with any infrastructure resource pool — including cloud, virtualized, and bare-metal environments. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Brings Best-of-Breed Cloud Management to ServiceNow® Customers

Santa Barbara, CA — April 16, 2015 — RightScale today announced integration between ServiceNow® and the RightScale Cloud Portfolio Management platform. The new intergration helps organizations quickly and easily extend the ServiceNow platform with best-of-breed cloud management functionality across major public cloud, private cloud, and virtualized environments. With the integration, users can launch, manage, monitor, govern, and track costs on all of their cloud applications and integrate into ServiceNow Service Catalog, CMDB, Workflow, Orchestration, and Incident Management. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Releases 2015 State of the Cloud Report

Santa Barbara, CA — February 18, 2015 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced the results of the 2015 State of the Cloud Survey. Enterprises are increasingly implementing a hybrid cloud strategy that encompasses public and private clouds as well as existing virtualized environments. Although more enterprise workloads are currently deployed in private clouds, public clouds are used more broadly and are expected to attract new workloads at a faster rate. The survey found that enterprise central IT teams are now making the majority of cloud spending decisions and taking the lead to broker cloud services to their organization. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Streamlines Path to Cloud-Enable Existing Virtualized Environments

Santa Barbara, CA — November 6, 2014 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced new capabilities to automate and streamline the process of cloud-enabling existing vSphere environments. IT can now offer access to existing vSphere templates and resources through an easy-to-use self-service portal. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Announces General Availability of Cloud Analytics

Santa Barbara, CA — August 4, 2014 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced the general availability of RightScale Cloud Analytics, the first multi-cloud cost management solution that integrates with a cloud management platform to enable users to take action on insights and implement budget controls. Read the full press release here.

Announcing RightScale Self-Service: Cloud Portal Accelerates Innovation

Santa Barbara, CA — July 16, 2014 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced RightScale Self-Service, a self-service portal that helps developers and other cloud users get instant access to cloud infrastructure. Enterprise IT teams can curate a catalog of applications and services to deploy across a portfolio of clouds while providing governance and cost controls. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Adds Self-Service Access to VMware vSphere Environments

Santa Barbara, CA — April 30, 2014 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced the general availability of the RightScale Cloud Appliance for vSphere, which enables organizations to give developers fast, self-service access to VMware vSphere resources and create portable workloads across vSphere, AWS, Google, Azure, OpenStack, and other clouds. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Releases 2014 State of the Cloud Report

Santa Barbara, CA — April 2, 2014 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced the results of its 2014 State of the Cloud Survey. The survey found that cloud adoption is reaching ubiquity as enterprises increase both public and private cloud adoption, but enterprise governance is lagging. In addition, the survey found as enterprise cloud maturity progresses, cloud security concerns abate and attention increasingly shifts to managing ongoing challenges of compliance, cost management, and performance. The survey also identified significant interest in infrastructure-as-a-service offerings from Microsoft and Google, and a looming face-off between VMware and OpenStack in the private cloud market. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Recognized as Google Cloud Platform Partner of Year

Santa Barbara, CA — March 20, 2014 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced that Google named RightScale its North American Partner of the Year for 2013 for the Google Cloud Platform. The award was presented at the Google Enterprise Global Partner Summit in San Francisco, CA. Read the full press release here.

RightScale to Extend Cloud Management and Analytics to VMware vSphere

Santa Barbara, CA — December 10, 2013 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud portfolio management, today announced the RightScale Cloud Appliance that integrates RightScale Cloud Portfolio Management and the VMware vSphere® virtualization platform. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Announces Cloud Analytics

SANTA BARBARA, CA — November 7, 2013 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud management, today announced RightScale Cloud Analytics, the first multi-cloud cost management solution that integrates with a cloud management platform to enable users to take action on insights and implement budget controls. Read the full press release here.

RightScale Adds Network Manager to Simplify and Secure Public and Private Cloud Networking

SANTA BARBARA, CA — September 18, 2013 — RightScale® Inc., a demonstrated leader in enterprise cloud management, today launched Network Manager, a new capability in RightScale Cloud Management that simplifies network management in the cloud, helps companies improve security and auditing, and makes applications more easily portable across clouds. Network Manager provides an abstraction of virtual network resources across cloud providers, including resources in software-defined networks (SDN), with a common UI and API to access these resources. Network Manager also includes Network Map, an interactive visualization tool to help users understand network topologies and improve cloud security. Read the full press release here.