RAPIDSCALE OFFERS MIGRATION, ADOPTION PLATFORM, AND ONE YEAR OF BACKUP WITH ITS MANAGED SERVICES SOLUTION FOR MICROSOFT OFFICE 365

RapidScale onboarding Nulia and SkyKick to the offer

IRVINE, Calif. – September 9, 2019RapidScale, a Cox Business company, announces today that it is offering business-critical services bundled as part of its core service for Microsoft Office 365. RapidScale’s Managed Services for Office 365 includes services such as email backup, end-user digital enablement, and email data migration. With the recognition of being a Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider, RapidScale now collaborates with industry leaders Skykick and Nulia to offer provisioning, backup, adoption, and migration technologies included with its Managed Services for Office 365 for the channel and direct markets. This directly addresses customers experience with onboarding, digital enablement, and disaster recovery.

Microsoft Office 365 brings together the best tools for the way people work today. By combining apps like Excel and Outlook with cloud services like OneDrive and Microsoft Teams, Office 365 lets anyone create and share anywhere on any device.

RapidScale’s Managed Services for Office 365 solution provides customers with superior features, greater migration selections, and options for an automated migration with unlimited public folders and unlimited shared mailboxes.

Partnering with Nulia enables Rapidscale to deliver one of the industry’s most comprehensive adoption and change management solutions available for Office 365, helping businesses unlock the full value of their Office 365 investment. With machine learning and artificial intelligence at its core, the Nulia Works platform guides users through personalized activities to help them attain and maintain new productivity skills using Office 365. Nulia Works provides the industry’s first data-driven certification, verifying a user is using Office 365 productivity skills each and every day, forever. RapidScale now includes Nulia Works Starter Edition with each Office 365 license, with an option to upgrade to the Nulia Works Complete Edition at an additional charge.

“With Nulia Works, customers can be sure they are unlocking the full value of Office 365, while their employees can reach their full potential to work more productively”, says Steve Zimba, CEO and founder of Nulia. “We are excited to be partnering with RapidScale, who we see as a partner committed to not only providing the world’s best productivity suite in Office 365, but also ensuring their customers have the best solution for helping their employees develop, use and maintain world-class productivity skills.”

Integrating Office 365 with Skykick technologies delivers an automated onboarding experience for customers, enabling painless adoption and implementation. Businesses have struggled with migration issues for over a decade, but now they can benefit from automated processes and seamless client experience of SkyKick’s #1 MSP-rated Office 365 migration tool.

“We are excited to partner with RapidScale to streamline operational complexity, mitigate risk, and chart a delightful journey for their customers into Office 365”, said Peter Lables, vice president of business development, SkyKick. “This new RapidScale Managed Services solution for Office 365 bundled offering packages SkyKick’s award-winning Migration Suites and Cloud Backup services to give RapidScale’s end customers a fast, efficient and secure Office 365 migration experience as well as extra data protection after migration.”

“RapidScale’s proven track record of creating client value as a managed cloud service provider is evident through the IT challenges we constantly solve. We are excited to launch one of the only Office 365 solutions of its kind that addresses some of the biggest IT pain points for our customers,” said Duane Barnes, senior vice president of technology, RapidScale. “The addition of SkyKick and Nulia strengthens our portfolio, and now we can deliver more sophisticated technology options for our clients to meet their business needs.”

“Working with RapidScale shows the power and agility of Office 365 so we’re pleased to see this new offering available to businesses of all sizes,” said Mike Ammerlaan, director, Office 365 ecosystem at Microsoft Corp. “RapidScale’s Managed Services for Office 365 makes it easier for organizations to realize the benefits of Office 365, quickly and confidently,”

About RapidScale

RapidScale, a Cox Business company, is a managed and hybrid-managed cloud services provider that delivers world-class, secure, and reliable global cloud computing. RapidScale’s award-winning 24x7x365 global support and help desk team ensure that organizations receive the most innovative technology backed by the most highly responsive and knowledgeable service technicians in the industry, freeing up IT leaders to focus on strategy and driving their businesses forward with technology. RapidScale’s innovative solutions include CloudDesktop, CloudServer, CloudSecurity, CloudRecovery, CloudBackup, Managed Services for Office 365, SD-WAN and more. For more information on RapidScale, visit www.rapidscale.net. Cox Communications owns Cox Business and is a facilities-based provider of voice. Video, and data solutions for commercial customers. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com.

About Cox Business

The commercial division of Cox Communications, Cox Business provides voice, data and video services for more than 355,000 small and regional businesses nationwide, including health care providers; K−12 and higher education; financial institutions; and federal, state and local government organizations. The organization also serves most of the top-tier wireless and wireline telecommunications carriers in the U.S. through its wholesale division. For more information, please visit www.coxbusiness.com.

About Nulia

Nulia is a pioneer in Digital Enablement, getting users using their digital productivity suites to become more productive. Our Nulia Works platform is the first of its kind in the SaaS productivity suite industry, supporting a system of measurement, personalization, and engagement. We’re headquartered in Eugene, Oregon and have our international operations based in Dublin, Ireland. To learn more, visit nulia.cloud.  Join us in sparking the Digital Enablement movement!

About SkyKick

SkyKick is a global provider of cloud automation and management software for IT solution partners.  Its products help build successful cloud businesses by making it easy and efficient for IT providers to migrate, backup and manage their customers in the cloud. Over 20,000 partners in more than 125 countries use SkyKick’s products to accelerate their cloud business, and the company has won numerous awards including being named a Microsoft Partner of the Year and one of North America’s fastest growing technology companies according to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™. SkyKick’s global headquarters is in Seattle, European headquarters is in Amsterdam, and it has offices in Sydney and Tokyo. For more information, visit www.skykick.com.

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