About Jon Corwin

As Bluelock's Senior Digital Marketing Coordinator Jon Corwin is responsible for the research and development of digital campaigns and platforms to support marketing needs. Jon specifically focuses on the implementation, measurement and analysis of integrated online marketing campaigns, marketing technologies and tools, social media and creative.

Cloud in Crisis: Learning from the Entertainment Giants

June 8, 2011 by Jon Corwin

Amazon Cloud Player, Google Music Beta, and Apple iCloud. The stage is set for a new battle over dominance in the entertainment world. Music and content management in the cloud is all the buzz. In the race to build the best cloud-based services and devices, however, all parties should take heed the cautionary tales about…

‘Virtualization’ Spawning Demand for Tech Workers

June 2, 2011 by Jon Corwin

Structural unemployment in Indianapolis can be a pernicious burden on Hoosier communities and individuals in the coming years. As a refresher, structural unemployment is the result of a mismatch between skillsets and demand. A leading technology star in the Midwest, Indianapolis has spent more than a decade carving out a robust information technology sector. All…

Cloud in Crisis: Learning from the Entertainment Giants

June 1, 2011 by Jon Corwin

Join us this Friday, June 3rd to hear from Bluelock’s CTO, Pat O’Day, share thoughts at TechPoint’s ‘New Economy, New Rules’ breakfast series. Held the first Friday of each month, June’s topic is titled ‘Cloud in Crisis: Learning from the Entertainment Giants.’ The event is open to the public and is broadcast via a live, interactive…

Dealing with Uncertainty – In the Cloud

May 19, 2011 by Jon Corwin

 There is still a great deal of uncertainty surrounding the nation’s economic climate. That uncertainty is placing pressure on organizations to limit costs and investments until demand is reestablished. Companies had to improve operations management and agility. Learning to live with unknowns, handling uncertainty, and pivoting on-demand became a valued skill. Cloud computing has become…

Bluelock Named one of CRN’s Top 20 Cloud Infrastructure Vendors of 2011

April 14, 2011 by Jon Corwin

The cloud computing space is saturated with vendors. Identifying quality solution providers to leverage the cloud can become a daunting task for any solutions team. Thankfully, CRN has taken the pain out of sifting through vendor options. Whether the end result is to boost agility, manage the unknown, or future proof a business, cloud computing…

Career Opportunities at Bluelock

April 13, 2011 by Jon Corwin

Join the Bluelock team and help us deliver the best in enterprise-class cloud computing and managed IT services. We’re looking for folks with a keen entrepreneurial spirit and are passionate about delivering client success. Individuals that pursue challenges and are committed to lifelong learning. Are you one of us? Bluelock’s dynamic environment caters to motivated…

Pat O’Day Talks Tech and Cloud with Steve Herrod

March 1, 2011 by Jon Corwin

  Pat O'Day talks tech with Steve Herrod, VMware's Chief Technology Officer, as part of their 'Office of the CTO' video series. The discussion touches on Bluelock's early offerings, new products and customer profiles as well as addresses topics including platform as a service (PaaS) and hybrid cloud computing. Moving forward with hybrid cloud Pat…

Everyone! Quickly! To the Cloud!

February 25, 2011 by Jon Corwin

CRN was surely busy hitting the hot spots at VMware’s annual Partner Exchange (PEX) event at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort earlier this month. Between keynote sessions and speaking with VMware executives and partners, the CRN team captured footage from the show floor. Bluelock’s booth (pictured to the right) caught CRN’s attention. It seems the misinterpration of…

Bluelock in Top 10 Cloud Providers of 2011

February 17, 2011 by Jon Corwin

SearchCloudComputing.com’s Top 10 Cloud Computing Providers of 2011 list has been published. Given the movement and growth in the cloud space, this year’s list has been much anticipated. Rankings are based on customer satisfaction, technical innovation, and management track records. Despite many of the same providers from 2010’s list reappearing, Bluelock was among the new…

Virtualization 101

February 10, 2011 by Jon Corwin

Virtualization is a technical innovation that allows increased levels of system abstraction. Adding a virtual layer on top of physical hardware offers scalability and better workload management in an environment to maximize the utility of computing resources. Think of virtualization as the multiplier effect. Rather than silo workloads on a single operating system with a…