On July 31, 2015, Rackspace (RAX) announced that it had made it to the leading quadrant of Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting” in both Europe (EFA) and North America. Gartner evaluates the players and providers based on “completeness of their vision” as well as their ability to execute. In North America, Rackspace was one of two in the leaders quadrant. In Europe, Rackspace was one of the seven players in the leaders quadrant.
IBM (IBM) was placed in the visionaries quadrant, while CSC and Verizon (VZ) made it to the niche players and challengers quadrants, respectively.
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