Rackspace today announced that they have become a Platinum level partner in Magento’s Hosting Partner Program. This partnership, announced at the Magento Imagine Conference, will allow the two organizations to develop and offer ecommerce solutions and entry into new markets to dedicated and open hybrid cloud customers.
According to a recent study, Rackspace has more Magento deployments than any other hosting services provider, at over 1000 current customers, ranging from the SMB to Fortune500 companies. With today’s announcement, Rackspace is expected to take on even more deployments, all of which will be backed by the company’s expertise with Magento solutions, as well as the Fanatical Support service.
“Over the past five years, Rackspace and Magento have developed a strong, lasting relationship with the shared goal of providing an optimal, end-to-end ecommerce solution,” explained Suaad Sait, CMO, Rackspace, in a press release today. “The ecommerce space is evolving and more online retailers are moving their back end infrastructure to the cloud. As demand increases and more businesses make the initial transition to the cloud, we look forward to ongoing collaboration with Magento to take advantage of this growing marketing opportunity.”
Rackspace currently offers four deployment levels for Magento sites. For more information, please visit the site here.