For your weekend reading, here are the most popular stories that appeared on Data Center Knowledge this week:
Rackspace and HPE Will Sell On-Prem Private Cloud as a Service - Will install, manage pay-as-you-go OpenStack cloud in data center of client’s choice
Amazon Wants Energy Discount Before it Builds 12 More Ohio Data Centers - Tells officials they should lower its rates if they want more cloud data centers in Ohio
DCK Investor Edge: While Breaking New Ground, QTS’s AWS Deal is a Wildcard - For the first time, a colocation offering will be sold on the AWS Marketplace, but does QTS really have the tiger by the tail?
Facebook Open Sources Open/R, Its Distributed Network Software - Open/R is a core component of the social site and of its Terragraph wireless internet project.
EdgeMicro Plots to Disrupt Edge Colocation, 48kW at a Time - Critical Thinking: The startup plans to use container data centers to serve content directly from cell tower sites, relying on proprietary networking tech for differentiation