SOURCE: Zagada Markets

Zagada Markets

October 30, 2009 16:15 ET

Rackspace Cloud President Opens Up in NearshoreJournal Blog Interview

MIAMI, FL and CORAL GABLES, FL--(Marketwire - October 30, 2009) - Zagada today announces the posting of the latest in its high-level, in-depth podcast interview with Lew Moorman, President Cloud, Chief Strategy Officer, Rackspace (NYSE: RAX), in its 5th Cloud Sourcing series.

The interview comes on the heels of Cloud computing expansion and adoption by the enterprise, coupled with its strategic use as an outsourcing option. Produced by Moodstudio, the podcast interview is conducted by Philip Peters, Zagada's CEO, and is now available at the company's NearshoreJournal.com blog.

Having previously held several positions at management consulting firm McKinsey & Company, Lew is instrumental in driving strategic planning, product development and new business initiatives for Rackspace.

Lew shares with Philip some of the key insights and management philosophy about Rackspace's acclaimed "fanatical support" for its customers, and the company's strategic understating and execution with its Cloud computing solutions.

Readers are invited to visit Zagada's NearshoreJournal.com blog to listen, download the podcast and offer your feedback.

The following links associated with the podcast are below:

Download the podcast at the NearshoreJournal.com blog: http://www.nearshorejournal.com/2009/10/lew-moorman-president-of-rackspace-cloud-interviewed-by-zagada%E2%80%99s-ceo-philip-peters/

Visit Rackspace Website: www.Rackspace.com

Review Lew Moorman's biography: http://www.rackspace.com/information/leadership/lmoorman.php

Review Philip Peters' biography: http://www.zagada.com/team.php

Listeners are encouraged to send their feedback and make comments on this NearshoreJournal.com blog podcast. Visitors are also invited to sign up for NearshoreJournal's weekly newsletter.

About the NearshoreJournal.com Blog

The NearshoreJournal.com blog is a growing niche destination for all things outsourcing. The blog is approaching 500,000 monthly page views. We specialize in aggregating news and content specific to the intersection between outsourcing, technology and capital markets. Our goal is to capture how service globalization outsourcing and its effects are impacting the world. The blog is jointly owned and produced by Zagada Markets and MoodStudio (www.moodstudio.net).

About Zagada Markets

Zagada is a business development analytics firm. The company provides research, indexes, rating and tailor-made advisory services on countries, cities and service suppliers to corporations. The company principally serves the corporate buy-side and is totally focused on delivering sourcing analytics on the service globalization sector. The company is the developer and publisher with its Swedish based partner -- Waagstein Research of the Zagada Waagstein Global Outsourcing 100 Index -- www.zagadawaagstein.com. Zagada publishes the leading NearshoreJournal.com sourcing blog. Visit the company's web site at Zagada.com.

About Moodstudio

Moodstudio is a web design studio based in Cordoba, Argentina. The company executes design project for leading global and regional brands. Its portfolio of services includes web design, web development, graphic design, web standards, accessibility and usability consulting. The company can be found on the web at www.moodstudio.net.

About Rackspace Hosting

As the leader and specialist in hosting services, Rackspace® Hosting is changing the way businesses worldwide buy IT. Rackspace delivers computing-as-a-service, integrating the industry's best technologies into a flexible service offering, making computing more reliable and affordable. A trusted partner to companies of all sizes, Rackspace enables IT departments to be more effective. Rackspace is distinguished by its award-winning Fanatical Support®, furthering the company's mission to be one of the world's greatest service companies. Rackspace is recognized as one of FORTUNE Magazine's 100 Best companies to work for in the US, ranking number 43 on the list. Rackspace's portfolio of hosted IT services includes managed hosting (www.rackspace.com), email hosting (www.rackspace.com/email_hosting) and cloud hosting (www.rackspacecloud.com). For more information on Rackspace Hosting please visit www.rackspace.com.

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