With Rackspace Services for SharePoint, customers can focus on utilising SharePoint and not maintaining the underlying environment
Open cloud company Rackspace Hosting has introduced a new SharePoint application, Services for SharePoint, which claimed to provide design, development, support and training services.
Combining SharePoint911 with Rackspace's hosting and cloud computing expertise the application will give companies access to the support and talent required for long-term SharePoint strategy.
The new application claimed to provide support of enterprise class infrastructure, allowing customers to focus on utilising SharePoint and not maintaining the underlying environment.
Rackspace Services for SharePoint offers application level and administrative support including installation & configuration, site collection & creation, maintenance, monitoring, backup & restore.
Rackspace SharePoint Support director Jeff DeVerter said: "Our end-to-end service model extends Fanatical Support for SharePoint providing application layer support and professional services to help businesses better utilise SharePoint within their organisation."
It also provides professional Services including customisation services, administration and training delivered by SharePoint Most Valuable Professionals (MVP) and Microsoft Certified Masters of SharePoint (MCM) experts to help businesses design application to meet their specific needs and increase user adoption.
Rackspace SharePoint Service director and Microsoft MVP Shane Young said: "The 2013 version really enables the social enterprise through radically new features such as SharePoint Search that incorporates fast search into one seamless engine, and Office Web Apps SharePoint which helps centralise collaboration even in the "bring your own device" model."