Rackspace email app | Get Rackspace hosted webmail on your device [a guide]
Rackspace a leader in the cloud computing sphere introduces the Rackspace email app downloadable on android and iOS devices. This innovation keeps users connected to the world, even as you send and receive emails. In addition to that, the service supports two connection options which are; POP [Post Office Protocol] and IMAP [Internet Message Access Protocol]
Difference Between POP and IMAP
As stated above POP is an acronym for Post Office Protocol while IMAP stands for Internet Message Access Protocol. Basically, these are computing terms used to refer to email service protocol.
POP is an older version, this email service protocol allows you to download emails from the server to your device without an option to edit it. You can only save the mail to your device or dispose of your device.
Meanwhile, IMAP is a more upgraded type of protocol that allows your device and other devices to sync with the server. Also, any action from one device will affect all others synchronized within the server.
How Does RackSpace Email App work?
Rackspace Email app works by giving users access to control their space conveniently while monitoring the activeness of the infrastructure over time. Also, the company makes available tools and services to aid users setup the email.
It is worthy to note that the mobile app has the following features: Mails, Calendar, task, notes, and contact.
To download this app to your device, you have to go to the Rackspace app store.
Guide on how to download the Rackspace email app to your device
- Firstly, to download this app, visit the Rackspace app store.
- On the field that pops out from the top left of the page, type in an email address and a password.
- Select the option that best suits your infrastructure and deploy.
According to the words of the chairperson of Rackspace – The new app was developed to aid users to do more using cloud infrastructure. An innovation for the future.