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.

CRN Names Bluelock to 2012 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors List

March 16, 2012 by Alicia Gaba

It’s been a busy few weeks for the team at Bluelock and a lot of exciting stuff has been happening, one of which was CRN naming Bluelock to its 2012 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors list. The comprehensive list highlights the most innovative cloud computing companies across the five major categories: cloud platforms, cloud infrastructure,…

The Benefits of Shifting to the Cloud

September 21, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

A short visit back in time to any organization’s datacenter would render images of tape carts, disk drives, paper logs and even punched cards.  Later, the datacenter used menu driven applications to take batch processing out of the computer room and onto the user’s terminal screen. In just a few short years, the menu-driven application…

A Federated Cloud for Global Customers | Bluelock & Colt

August 23, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock and Colt are joining forces as VMware vCloud Datacenter service providers to offer a Federated Cloud solution for global enterprise clients. Listen to Greg Branch, director if IT architecture, Colt, and Bill Busch, director of strategic partnerships, Bluelock as they talk about the partnership and what it means for enteprise clients and the global…

Bluelock at VMworld 2011 – Get Energized!

August 15, 2011 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock is in the midst of getting ramped up for our favorite event of the year – VMworld 2011. Last year we had a blast in San Francisco, and this year Vegas will surely live up to its potential. As a leading certified vCloud Datacenter provider, Bluelock is excited to make a big splash with…

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…