Hot cloud DigitalOcean throws its support behind the Docker-friendly CoreOS operating system

Cloud providers — those companies that store remote data — are coming around to welcome a new kind of operating system, one that updates itself not unlike Google Chrome browser. CoreOS, the fledgling startup behind this operating system, today announced that the OS can now be set up with a mouse click on the fast-growing DigitalOcean cloud.

How Rackspace lost its mojo

While the company can continue to grow based on its existing momentum, for Rackspace to regain its mojo, it needs to clearly define what it is in the marketplace.