Free website Cloud Hosting! We are mega delighted to confirm that our partnership with fab Global Cloud hosting provider Rackspace continues...
With their Startup Programme (lasting 12 months) the guys at Rackspace are committed to helping entrepreneurs drive the next generation of businesses and also giving you the security of knowing that a Global giant is providing hosting, mentoring, and support.
As well as free cloud hosting (up to a spend of £1325 per month) support and services, the programme links up with other brand partners for other special promos, and you can (if applicable) also receive hands-on training in areas such as building and deploying a customised cloud, specialist mentoring and networking, and technical web development; helping you to optimise your work and increase the skills base of your team.
Put simply, via Startacus, Startups with a strong digital / tech / online background can apply for 12 months of free Rackspace Cloud Hosting and Services up to a maximum spend of £1,325 per month. (make sure to follow the directions below to be applicable!)
Have a strong Digital / tech / online component in your business offering
Be able to articulate your business idea and plan
Have a monetisation strategy (the making money part!)
Have gone through an incubator or accelerator programme or at least be able to demonstrate that you have a scalable business / business model. Or perhaps you are applying for said incubator / accelerator as we speak?
Not currently using Rackspace.
Interested in Joining the Rackspace Startup Program?
Simply email us at [email protected]referencing your Startacus profile details and we will send you a quick Rackspace application to get the process moving as quickly as possible. Once you get the application back to us, we can at least start the process! We are a referral partner, so make sure to do the above first, but Rackspace’s decision is final on whoever can enter the Rackspace Startup Programme. (But if you ain't in you can't win!)
Mi-IDEA Manchester Networking Event
27th Sep 2016
The teams from CISCO and Manchester Science Partnerships have teamed up to create Mi-IDEA, a post-accelerator designed to foster and nurture digital innovation in the North West of England.