[SATLUG] Meet at Rackspace?
storey at clamp.ws
Wed Dec 15 21:05:52 CST 2010
On 12/15/2010 7:50 PM, Don Wright wrote:
> Link to article (below), or browse MySanAntonio.com Business tab.
> c P wrote:
>>> On Dec 15, 2010, at 6:50, r3d91ll<r3d91ll at grandecom.net> wrote:
>>>> Rackspace sounds great but the rumors I have been hearing over the last
>>>> week begs a better question....Will Rackspace still be in San Antonio in
>>>> a year?
>>> I can't speak officially for Rackspace, but I work for Rackspace and haven't
>>> heard anything about us going anywhere. That wouldn't make sense considering
>>> the infrastructure investments that have been made in The Castle (Old Windsor Park Mall).
>> I think this is what the "rumors" are related to:
>> Business section on page 2 of Dec 15, 2010 San Antonio Express-News of
>> article "Rackspace might close 2 sites" talks about Rackspace weighing
>> it's options
>> as 2 S.A. data centers' (SAT 1 and SAT 2) leases are ending (some time over the
>> next several years). Two reasons given for the possible non-renewal
>> for SAT 1&& SAT 2 are that other sites which are more energy
>> efficient and more
>> economical. Per the article, jobs at SAT 1 and SAT 2 would be shifted
>> within the company if the SAT 1&& SAT 2 sites were not renewed.
After all the money they put into Datapoint's old factory, I thought
they would never move.
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