Archive for the 'rackspace' Category

We’re moving. Goodbye Rackspace. at Mixpanel Engineering

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Notes about reasons why Mixpanel moves out of Rackspace cloud to EC2

Rackspace Cloud Servers versus Amazon EC2: Performance Analysis

Thursday, August 19th, 2010

Testing amazon and rackspace instances: kernel compile time and “how much it costs to compile kernel on $instance”, and IO tests using IOzone — in short: rackspace is cheaper/better, about 2x on average across the board. Note about “m1.small” i.e. s…