As a leading SharePoint hosting provider, Rackspace is now offering SharePoint 2013 dedicated and cloud solutions, including a cloud based SharePoint server starting at $12/day. ”SharePoint 2013 is another huge leap forward,” said Shane Young, Director, SharePoint Service at Rackspace, and Microsoft MVP. “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 centralize collaboration even in the “bring your own device” model.”
Rackspace, Microsoft 2012 Partner of the Year, will be exhibiting at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference, November 12-15, 2012 - booth #704. For information on Rackspace Services for SharePoint, visit http://www.rackspace.com/sharepoint.
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