Rackspace Acquires Server Management Company Cloudkick

Rackspace Hosting, Inc. (NYSE:RAX) has acquired a Y Combinator backed server management system company called Cloudkick. The acquisition details are unknown. Cloudkick started in 2009 and they provide graphs that show the health of servers. There are also tools that show what each server is doing. Cloudkick has about 1,500 clients, many of them in the Fortune 500. [TechCrunch]

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