The Battle of Cloud APIs Heats Up.

 Rackspace Cloud Computing and Hosting  (June 15, 2010), Angela Bartels 

Rackspace, a web-hosting company that made its reputation on excellent technical/customer support, was one of the first legitimate entrants into cloud provisioning. Its VMs are cheaper and more capable that Amazon EC2 and not as limited as Google App Engine. Last year, Rackspace released a REST-based API to its cloud and provided it as open source. Here’s how the API matches up with Amazon EC2.

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