Amazon sells parts of its Chinese cloud, Rackspace and HPE partner on a private cloud service, Forresters Cloud Predictions for 2018.

Cloud Round-Up: Amazon Sells Parts of its Chinese Cloud Business, Rackspace and HPE Partner, Forrester Predictions, Kroger Gives Amazon the Cold Shoulder

This week on the Cloud News Round-Up, Amazon sells parts of its Chinese cloud computing business to a local partner. Rackspace has partnered with Hewlett Packard Enterprises on a new managed service for enterprises that combines the flexible pricing model used in a public cloud with the dedicated infrastructure of a private cloud. Forrester makes big predictions…

Rubrik has tapped former Google Cloud executive Bertrand Yansouni as its new vice president of worldwide channels. Rackspace says it’s the cloud computing industry’s first pay-as-you-go pricing model for a private cloud offering. New data from Synergy Research Group concludes it is becoming hard for global cloud providers not established as leaders to win market share.

Rackspace and HPE Partner to Combine pay-as-you-go Public Cloud Model with Private Cloud Dedicated Infrastructure

Rackspace has partnered with Hewlett Packard Enterprises on a new managed service for enterprises that combines the pay-as-you-go pricing model used in public clouds with the single-tenant environment of a private cloud. The service, called OpenStack Private Cloud, will be generally available starting Nov. 28, Rackspace said in a blog post this week. Under the…