In a move to accelerate and expand their Fanatical Support for AWS (FAWS) service, Rackspace announced today the signing of a $7.5M license agreement with CloudCheckr. The agreement will enable an even more comprehensive cloud management offering for Rackspace customers & architects by helping to govern and optimize cost, security, utilization, and compliance across their cloud infrastructure.
“CloudCheckr offers a market leading platform in the cloud management space and integrating the CloudCheckr tooling into our Fanatical Support for AWS offer enables us to provide customers and Rackspace engineers and architects with powerful capabilities to optimize spend and mitigate risk in the cloud,” said Erik Carlin, VP of Product and Engineering for Fanatical Support for AWS at Rackspace.
Leveraging the CloudCheckr platform, Rackspace customers can now gain valuable insights into cloud spending trends, opportunities to purchase Reserved Instances (RIs), and risk mitigation across all AWS accounts. The CloudCheckr platform has already been integrated into the Fanatical Support for AWS tool, Compass™, and is immediately available for use by all Fanatical Support for AWS customers.
This agreement demonstrates CloudCheckr’s leadership position and value of our platform to the AWS MSP and Reseller market. We are especially thrilled to share the news of gaining another outstanding customer and to enable them to continue leading the transformation to the cloud.
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