ProfitBricks Expands With New Texas Office


ProfitBricks, the price/performance leader in Cloud Computing – IaaS, is announcing the opening of a new office in San Antonio, TX, providing more space for our growing teams and an additional labor pool to hire talent from.  The new office is located in the Class-A offices at the popular regional La Cantera center. The new ProfitBricks office in San Antonio, [...]

AMD Opteron Cloud Computing Case Study With ProfitBricks

Download the AMD Opteron Cloud CPU Case Study

AMD, the technology company that designs and produces AMD Opteron CPUs, with millions of customers around the world, has published a case study on ProfitBricks’ and its deployment of AMD CPUs in it’s Cloud. ProfitBricks is the Cloud Computing IaaS price/performance leader and a portion of that leadership was made possible when our founders selected the AMD Opteron family of [...]

Best Free SysAdmin Tools


The lives of SysAdmins and IT teams are frustrating and complicated enough. You don’t need the lack of practical tools (if you can even find any available for what you need) for managing and retrieving information, networking, monitoring and the dozens of other tasks and responsibilities filling your plate on a day-to-day basis.  You also don’t need to shell out [...]

My Thoughts on Managed Cloud and Rackspace’s Path to Cloud and New Strategy

Cloud Computing News

The Cloud Computing IaaS – Public Cloud market and vendor landscape, which is still in the very early stages of market penetration, continues to evolve.  Rackspace’s news this week that it’s abandoning the pure play Public Cloud IaaS market, where developers and system administrators manage virtual servers from the OS layer and above, was not a surprise to me. Rackspace [...]

Why did ProfitBricks Get Selected for the Frost & Sullivan Award for Innovations in Cloud Computing?

Frost & Sullivan Cloud Computing Award

As a founder of an IaaS provider, I can honestly say that from the beginning of our business planning sessions in 2010 – back when we were a startup – we knew we needed to have a better Cloud architecture, a better software platform, and a better cost model than any of the providers that had launched 1st generation of [...]

Happy #SysAdminDay – On your way to being a Cloud Admin?


All of us here at ProfitBricks wish you a Happy #SysAdmin Day.  Nothing makes us happier than having a sales call or a support call with a talented and skilled SysAdmin.  Our founder and many of our team members were/are SysAdmins, and we like to think that we designed and architected ProfitBricks’ Cloud Computing platform to precisely match the needs [...]

CRN Again Selects ProfitBricks As A Top 10 Coolest Cloud Startup

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We are both excited and humbled to have once again been selected by CRN as a Top 10 Coolest Cloud Startup of 2014.  This is the second year in a row that CRN has recognized ProfitBricks as a “cool cloud startup”. ProfitBricks Cloud Computing Partner Programs ProfitBricks partner programs are gaining more recognition each passing week as the IT channel’s solution [...]