Third-party names and trademarks#

For legal reasons, you must show third-party names and trademarks correctly.

For more information specifically about third-party trademarks, see Trademarks.

The following table shows common third-party names used in Rackspace content in the format they should be used. Common misuses are also provided.

Correct name

Notes

Amazon, Amazon Web Services (AWS), AWS Data Pipeline

Amazon products are service marks as opposed to trademarks. For more information, see https://aws.amazon.com/trademark-guidelines/

Bash shell

The Bash documentation capitalizes Bash.

Common Security Framework (CSF)

Fireuploader

Most common spelling and capitalization used for the short name of Firefox Universal Uploader.

Git

GitHub

Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH)

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Kibana

lighttpd

Memcached

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

PuTTY

PuTTY must always be spelled and capitalized as shown.

Python

Python must always be spelled and capitalized as shown, unless you are showing the literal usage of the term on a command line.

OnMetal

SharePoint

WordPress