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.

Virtual Datacenters and Powershell Commands at Chicago vForum 2011

July 26, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

At this year’s Chicago VMware vForum event, Jake Robinson (@jakerobinson) met up with David Davis (@davidmdavis) to chat Bluelock Virtual Datacenters and Powershell commands. Jake’s been up to some really cool stuff as it relates to Powershell automation between private and public clouds. He dives into some of the work he’s been doing with PowerCLI…

Working in Harmony: Bluelock Virtuals Datacenters and F5 Load Balancers

by Alicia Gaba

“To meet our clients’ business requirements, we need to be able to scale up and scale down very quickly with no disruptions. The only way we can do that is with the architecture we’ve built using VMware and F5 BIG-IP LTM.” – Pat O’Day, Chief Technical Officer, Bluelock As a provider of Virtual Datacenters hosted…

National Democratic Institute: vCloud Director and Bluelock Virtual Datacenters

July 25, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

The National Democratic Institute (NDI) is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization based in Washington, DC and works in every region of the world to strengthen democratic institutions, safeguard elections, advance citizen engagement, and support open and accountable government.  In a recent joint case study with Bluelock and VMware, NDI highlighted some major technology improvements they experienced…

VMware’s unveiling of Cloud Infrastructure Suite supports strategic virtualization ambitions

July 21, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

VMware’s July release of both a product upgrade and new software suite consolidates options for enterprise virtualization. The Palo Alto powerhouse in cloud computing technology announced its latest advance for the hypervisor program, vSphere®5, featuring significant capability improvements. Corresponding to the new version’s introduction was the innovative bundling of five supporting software programs, previously sold…

Bluelock and ScaleXtreme: Cloud-based Systems Management

July 7, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

A guest post by Nand Mulchandani, CEO, ScaleXtreme ScaleXtreme is the first cloud-based systems management product, and we’re excited to announce support for Bluelock Virtual Datacenters as an integrated, preferred platform. With ScaleXtreme, Bluelock clients can manage their servers directly through a web browser, giving them the ability to: Connect your Bluelock account to ScaleXtreme…

Building the Cloud for Tomorrow | VMware & Bluelock

May 17, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

As a strategic VMware vCloud Datacenter partner, Bluelock is continuously working with VMware to build better cloud computing solutions for our clients. Because the hybrid cloud computing topic continues to be an important part of the enterprise cloud equation, tools like the VMware vCloud Connector have been a big hit. Check out this video where…

Achieving Enterprise Agility in the Cloud

January 19, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

Recently, BlueLock, F5 and VMware partnered up to deliver a whitepaper entitled, "Achieving Enterprise Agility in the Cloud." BlueLock truly values our relationship with both providers, not only because they are great companies, but because together we can create solutions that help the end users get even more from their cloud investments. Whitepaper overview: Cloud…

iPartners Selects BlueLock as Cloud Hosting Provider

by Alicia Gaba

On-Demand business intelligence and management reporting organization to utilize BlueLock’s cloud computing services for Disaster Recovery (Indianapolis, Indiana – January 19, 2011) – BlueLock, an experienced provider of cloud hosting and managed IT services, announces that iPartners, an on-demand business intelligence and management reporting company for the property and casualty insurance industry, has selected BlueLock…

Bluelock and VMware: A vCloud Partnership

January 10, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock and VMware share a special technology relationship. Since 2006, Bluelock's cloud has been powered by VMware technology. Since then, the relationship has flourished. Bluelock is now a certified VMware vCloud Datacenter provider. Bluelock's VMware vCloud Datacenter, provided by VMware, is built on VMware’s cloud infrastructure technology including vCloud Director, vCloud API, VMware vSphere and…

BlueLock CFO Named IBJ CFO of the Year Finalist

December 6, 2010 by Alicia Gaba

Congratulations to Brian Modiano for being named a 2010 finalist in the Indianapolis Business Journal’s CFO of the Year awards in the private company category. During a hectic, high-growth year for BlueLock, Modiano "helped smooth the company’s growing pains by, among other things, leading the development of a monthly reporting system, implementing a weekly cash…