RapidScale Launches CloudUniversity, a State-of-the-Art Training and Certification Program
RapidScale CloudUniversity was built for RapidScale’s Partners, which includes Master Agents, VARs, MSPs, Carriers, Data Centers, and MSOs.
[Irvine, CA: January 14th, 2015] RapidScale, a global leader in cloud solutions, announced today that they have launched a state-of-the-art cloud training program for Master Agents, MSPs, VARs, Carriers, and MSOs. The educational tracks will provide training for partners to equip themselves with the knowledge and tools they need when selling and managing cloud services. CloudUniversity is focused on getting partners educated, confident, and certified on selling and managing the cloud. While RapidScale provides Managed Cloud Services, a big part of its business is the VAR, MSP, MSO, and Carrier partnerships that are making the shift to selling Managed and Unmanaged Cloud Services. CloudUniversity will provide that stepping stone for training partners that are entering the cloud space.
CloudUniversity currently includes four courses within their Certification Program with new courses being added monthly. At the completion of the certification track, partners will be receive their “RapidScale Certified Cloud Expert” badge. Partners who become RapidScale Certified immediately become eligible for special programs and benefits. CloudUniversity registration is open to all current RapidScale partners as well as prospective ones. Go to www.rapidscaleuniversity.com to register and get started.
RapidScale CEO, Randy Jeter, sees CloudUniversity as another differentiator and way to educate both the partner community and consumers on why the cloud is the future of IT. CloudUniversity will expand throughout the channel and partner community, and become a place to get high-quality selling and support training. Not only will CloudUniversity be about selling and managing RapidScale Cloud Services, it will be a place for our partners to interact and develop client and employee training programs for their businesses. Mr. Jeter believes that by being a leading source of education and training, the growth of the business will be a function of innovation, education, and delivering a great service to our clients and partners.
RapidScale currently offers a comprehensive partner program including extensive marketing support complete with email marketing templates, marketing collateral and co-branding, social media content, and much more. They also offer CloudEducation forums for potential customers and partners to come and hear how and why the cloud can be a perfect fit for their business. CloudUniversity will bring to fruition a new method of partner training, education, and level of certification that will further the Channel’s growth and shift to the cloud.
RapidScale, a cloud services innovator, delivers world-class, secure, and reliable cloud computing solutions to companies of all sizes across the globe. Its state-of-the-art CloudOffice platform and market-leading cloud solutions are the reasons why RapidScale is the provider of choice for leading telecommunications providers, VARs, MSPs, and agents throughout the United States. RapidScale is not only delivering a service but also innovating advanced solutions and applications for the cloud computing space. RapidScale’s market-leading solutions include CloudServer, CloudDesktop, CloudOffice, CloudMail, CloudRecovery, CloudApps, and more. For more information on RapidScale, visit www.rapidscale.net.
Source: RapidScale CloudBlog