Laggard Rackspace growth sparks concern: is there enough cloud biz to go around?

Laggard Rackspace growth sparks concern: is there enough cloud biz to go around?

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New Here’s the narrative that cloud vendors would like us to believe: there are infinite workloads flowing to clouds of infinite capacity. There’s enough business for all, keep moving. But there is nagging worry, sparked anew by Rackspace’s laggard Q1 cloud growth, that the appetite for cloud services may not be unlimited...
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