United Kingdom – (The Hosting News) – May 4, 2006 – Online news distribution service, WebitPR, has chosen managed hosting company, Rackspace, for its mission critical hosting requirements. Enterprises and media organizations utilize WebitPR’s online news distribution services for newsrooms.
Jonathan Dolby, of WebitPR, explained, ”WebitPR has enjoyed phenomenal success over the past few years and is now an essential part of most companies news distribution strategy. It is vital that in order to maintain this growth and continue to deliver this essential service that our clients can take for granted the fact that our service will always be available.”
Mr. Dolby continued, ”We considered moving web hosting companies in order to accommodate the continued growth of WebitPR, which in itself is a daunting task. The online service is vital, without it we are dead. As soon as we met Rackspace we were impressed with the knowledge shown by the team, the level of customer service Rackspace offers as well as the flexibility that it could provide. Furthermore, Rackspaceâ€™s track-record for continuous uptime impressed us immensely. Rackspace was the first company we considered and although we talked to other companies, we felt that Rackspace was the only firm we could trust with our essential online business.”
Dominic Monkhouse, CEO, EMEA of Rackspace Managed Hosting added, ”WebitPR has to be prepared for every eventuality because a specific news story can create massive spikes in activity. There could, on any given day, be a number of headline grabbing news releases offered to a global audience. WebitPR needs the reliability and flexibility of being able to accommodate these demands in a way that is efficient and effective. Rackspaceâ€™s Fanatical Supportâ„¢ approach is specifically designed to cater to such demands.”
According to the company, Rackspace Managed Hosting is a hosting specialist offering the world’s only Self Healing Network, delivering 100 per cent network availability. Founded in 1998, Rackspace offers a wide range of managed services for enterprise hosting platforms that are business revenue critical. The company has received numerous awards for its brand of customer service known as Fanatical Support including the Unisys/Management Today 2005 Service Excellence Award.
To learn more about Rackspace Managed Hosting, please visit: www.rackspace.com.