About Diana Nolting

As Bluelock's Marketing Content Strategist, Diana Nolting is responsible for Bluelock's content marketing strategy and collateral. A graduate of Indiana University's School of Journalism, Diana enjoys creating content that strips away "fluff" traditionally found in marketing, and instead provides value to current and potential cloud users who seek a better understanding of cloud-enabled managed hosting.

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending November 6th

November 6, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.   If Healthcare.gov were running on a true cloud, it’d be much better off Regardless of your politics, it’s hard to ignore the very real infrastructure problems the nation’s Healthcare.gov website has had since it’s…

Protect Your Data and Apps from Zombies and Other Disasters

October 31, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Disasters happen, especially when it comes to technology. Hurricanes, floods and viruses are all well known, but we took a look at a lesser-known phenomena: the zombie apocalypse and the impact it could have on your business.   Did you know that 47% of IT disasters are caused by human error? Tweet this » And, 35% of…

5 Questions Every Leader Should Ask About the Disaster Recovery Plan

October 28, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Your company’s disaster recovery plan is the last thing you want to worry about when a disaster actually hits. As a business leader, it can be hard to know if you're asking the right questions to ensure your business is protected.  Bluelock COO Martin Van Buren has nearly 25 years of technology leadership. Prior to…

How to budget and plan for Recovery-as-a-Service

October 23, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The close of the year means more than holiday parties and a few extra vacation days. It’s also corporate planning and budgeting time. This means you are likely recapping what worked this year and determining what will work best for your team next year. Budgeting for a new solution is hard, especially if it's delivered…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending September 25th

September 26, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.   Cutting Through Cloud According to Quentin Hardy’s New York Times article the software buying landscape is in a unique place at this point in time. He credits corporate buyers with a plethora of familiar…

5 Best Practices for Choosing a DR Replication Solution

September 24, 2013 by Diana Nolting

If you’ve decided to protect your data and recover your applications, one of the first steps is making sure you can properly replicate your data to your recovery site. There are many options to choose from including continuous data replication and batched data replication. If you’re working with a third party vendor, your Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS)…

Behind the Datacenter Doors: 15 Minutes or Less

by Diana Nolting

“Behind the Datacenter Doors” is an occasional series that will highlight different communications strategies and policies leveraged by our Services Team to satisfy our customers. As a customer-oriented cloud services company, Bluelock is committed to helping our customers achieve success in the cloud. That success is dependent on good communication between our Services Team at…

Why is Cloud-Based DR So Popular?

September 19, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Sometimes it can seem disasters occur more frequently today than they did in the past, but is that the reality? According to tracking by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the number of declared US disasters (both man-made and natural) is on the rise.  Based on declared disasters tracked by FEMA, the number of declared disasters…

Martin Van Buren Selected as Bluelock COO

September 10, 2013 by Diana Nolting

As Bluelock grows and evolves its service offerings, it's also growing and evolving its company culture. In addition to the seven openings Bluelock is currently accepting resumes for, Bluelock announced this week the appointment of Martin Van Buren as Chief Operations Officer (COO).  Van Buren joins Bluelock after having spent more than 25 years in…