About Alicia Gaba

Bluelock Director of Marketing Alicia Gaba is responsible for leading Bluelock's marketing team, strategy and message. Alicia focuses on Bluelock's strategic partnerships as well as develops and executes the demand generation strategy and market positioning through effective management of resources and budget.

Bluelock Named to Managed Service Provider 500 List by CRN

March 2, 2015 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock is excited to announce it has earned recognition on The Channel Company’s 2015 CRN Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list as one of the MSP Hosting 100. This annual list distinguishes the top technology providers and consultants in North America whose leading approach to managed services enables their customers to improve operational efficiencies, elicit…

Recovery Assurance Program for Current Bluelock Clients

by Alicia Gaba

The Bluelock Recovery Assurance Program is simply a reflection of the level of care and detailed preparation we give our Recovery-as-a-Service clients. We understand that the true value of disaster recovery is being able to rely on it when it’s needed most, so our goal with every client is to ensure that your team and…

What is Recovery Assurance?

February 16, 2015 by Alicia Gaba

Recovery Assurance is having complete confidence that your disaster recovery plan will work when you need it most.  Many disaster recovery providers provide tools that allow you to verify your recovery time objective (RTO) and/or recovery point objective (RPO) and consider that “recovery assurance.” However, complete confidence requires preparation, testing and thorough documentation, plus access…

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…

Frequently Asked vCloud Networking Questions

February 12, 2013 by Alicia Gaba

Networking is an often-overlooked aspect of cloud IaaS.  Good networking will increase efficiencies.  Bad networking costs time and money, particularly if an issue arises with your configuration. When working with enterprises our team speaks to a number of different people at different technical skill levels.  Here are some of the most frequently asked questions regarding…

Bluelock Positioned in Challengers Quadrant of Leading Analyst Firm’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud IaaS

October 23, 2012 by Alicia Gaba

Gartner Research recently issued its “Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)” and Bluelock is excited to announce that it is positioned in the Challenger’s Quadrant. The Gartner Magic Quadrant is widely recognized as one of the most influential evaluations for enterprises seeking to evaluate cloud Infrastructure as a Service. It evaluates vendors…

Hybrid Cloud Sessions at VMworld 2012

June 29, 2012 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock is excited to announce that we are officially participating in 2 cloud computing sessions at VMworld 2012 (US) and have another session featuring our hybrid cloud customer E-Meter (Siemens). While we know our awesome giveaways (yes, we were the ones with the fez hats last year) will be a great reason for you to…

Bluelock’s Pat O’Day Named a Cloud Influencer, Thought Leader

by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock loves being on lists, but we love it even more when our team members are recognized for their outstanding work. Recently Bluelock CTO Pat O’Day was named to Wired’s ‘Top 10 Cloud Influencers, Thought Leaders’ on its Cloudline blog. Pat, a co-founder of Bluelock, has been extremely instrumental in forging the VMware vCloud® public…

One Powerful Public Cloud IaaS Company

April 10, 2012 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock is excited to announce that it was recently named to NetworkWorld's list of "10 most powerful IaaS companies." Writer Christine Burns assembled the list with help from analysts at Cloud Technology Partners, Current Analysis, Enterprise Strategy Group, Gartner, IDC and Neovise. Those analysts named companies they believed have the most influence in the public…