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Rackspace CTO: Open Rack Is Nice, But We Like Our White Boxes

With the cloud and data center vendor in continual need of new servers, what do they buy?


Tags: server, data center, Rackspace, whitebox, Rackspace Cloud, Open Compute, Open Rack

White Box Server Market Evolves Past Commodity Status

White box vendors were once known for being an inexpensive source for hardware. Today, with IBM, Dell and HP selling commodity servers at similar, and sometimes lower, price points, these companies must find an underserved niche if they are to survive. Electronics Nexus is one company that has been able to this by selling high-end custom servers and GPU supercomputers to SMBs.
Tags: IBM, SMB, HP, server hardware, whitebox

Dell, the Other White Box Vendor

No-name PC vendors fill the landscape from coast to coast serving many verticals, but Dell is ready to challenge them.
Tags: Dell, HP, IDC, OptiPlex, whitebox