8-K 1 rrd247155.htm Prepared By R.R. Donnelley Financial -- Form 8-K
 
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
Form 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  06/30/2009
 
Rackspace Hosting, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
Commission File Number:  001-34143
 
Delaware
  
74-3016523
(State or other jurisdiction of
  
(IRS Employer
incorporation)
  
Identification No.)
 
5000 Walzem Rd. San Antonio, Texas 78218
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
 
(210) 312-4000
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
 
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
 
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Item 8.01.    Other Events
 
We have experienced power interruptions which have affected a portion of our Grapevine, Texas data center. We have posted updates on our recent power interruption on our website blog and our customer portal for the benefit of our customers. We are continuing to assess the financial impact of service credits due to these events. Currently, our preliminary range for the resulting one time service credits is estimated to be between $2.5 million and $3.5 million. Our website blog is located at http://www.rackspace.com/blog/.
 

 

SIGNATURES
 
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
           
Rackspace Hosting, Inc.
 
 
Date: June 30, 2009
     
By:
 
/s/    Alan Schoenbaum

               
Alan Schoenbaum
               
Senior Vice President and General Counsel