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Would Your Application Survive A Disaster?

September 12, 2014 by Megan Gish

You never know when disaster is going to strike, protect your data and apps from a zombie apocalypse or other disasters! Though zombies may be a little far fetched, it’s important to understand your company’s current disaster recovery (DR) plan before disaster strikes. That’s why we’ve created the following quiz to help you identify where…

What’s Your IT Personality: Builder or Disruptor

September 10, 2014 by Megan Gish

Do you love rolling up your sleeves and building the solution yourself? Do you see the big picture and implement the latest, cutting edge technologies? IT Builders and Disruptors both drive the IT world forward, but they have a different approach when it comes to their work style, partnering with vendors, and internal motivators. IT Builder:…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in September 10

by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.  We’re constantly reading about the future of cloud computing and how cloud providers should position their services to stay relevant in the market. However, in this week’s Cloud News Report we’re discussing the relationship between…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in September 3

September 2, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.  After the whirlwind of VMworld 2014, we’re back in the office reading the latest cloud industry news delivered in your weekly Cloud News Report. This week’s edition highlights hybrid cloud computing, private cloud’s potential demise,…

To-Cloud RaaS 4048 VDC: Simple, Affordable, and Effective

August 28, 2014 by Megan Gish

In July Bluelock announced the expansion of our Recovery-as-a-Service suite to include the 4048 Virtual Datacenter. The announcement expanded Bluelock’s RaaS capabilities with a recoverable backup repository in the cloud, ideal for simple, affordable recovery of lower tier workloads. When combined with Bluelock RaaS 4004 or 4500 VDCs for higher tier applications, this To-Cloud RaaS…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – VMworld 2014 Edition

August 27, 2014 by Megan Gish

This special VMworld edition of the Cloud News Report highlights our top three favorite news articles covering VMworld 2014. The Bluelock team is having a great time out in San Francisco at this year’s VMWorld event. Our team has been busy at the Bluelock booth (#2335) speaking to VMware employees, partners and industry leaders about…

Bluelock Gaining Momentum

August 25, 2014 by Diana Nolting

As VMworld heats up and the Bluelock team meets with the more than 20,000 attendees at the Moscone in San Francisco, it’s a great time to mark the momentum Bluelock gained this year through our attainment of numerous certifications, enhancements of our customer portal and leverage of key partnerships. Continuing to enhance its solutions for…

VMware vCloud Air Network: What it is and why it’s important

August 21, 2014 by Alicia Gaba

VMware recently announced the arrival of vCloud Air and the VMware® vCloud Air™ Network. Bluelock has been a VMware cloud partner since the inception of the VMware Service Provider Program and is delighted to be part of the Air Network launch as a Hybrid Cloud Powered service provider. Having been close to the various changes…

VMware vCloud Air Network: The next generation of the vCloud

by Pat O'Day

As you’ve likely heard, the VMware vCloud ecosystem has been reborn as the VMware® vCloud Air™ Network. This is much more than a re-branding effort, it represents the next era of VMware’s cloud strategy. The news and the program itself are very new so the full scope of the effort will become clearer as the…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in August 20

August 19, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.  Cloud computing can mean different things to different people—and businesses. However, the best cloud provider will work with you to have unique cloud services that fit your applications and workloads needs. That’s why we found…