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Head in the Clouds

Posted by: Jonathan Horvath in Technology Review 11 years, 10 months ago

I started to play with the on-demand cloud service offered by Rackspace.  A few years back they started a venture called Mosso to develop cloud technologies.  Earlier this year, Rackspace incorporated Mosso cloud services into their standard offerings.  I was able to have a web-accessible dedicated server within minutes.  You can have any OS preloaded, as long it is a major Linux distribution.  Customer accounts are charged on a hourly basis for each server that is online.  It does not cost much to load some servers for experimentation.  I would encourage you to give it a try at

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