Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in June 11

June 11, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. Not every company is good at developing and executing a cloud strategy–especially a successful one. Key considerations need to be made before implementing a cloud strategy. IT’s needs and the needs of the business as a whole…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in May 28

May 28, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. The term, “cloud computing” has been thrown around to describe anything and everything in the industry. However, when you dive a little deeper, there’s some key information that goes into that “cloud computing” choice. In…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in May 7

May 8, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. This week, we’ve been reading more on converged infrastructure and what it means for the market, plus the benefits of a hybrid cloud solution. Read the latest industry insight in our cloud news report: 5 Reasons…

5 Questions to Answer About Your DR Plan

May 5, 2014 by Megan Gish

A successful Disaster Recovery plan requires total company buy-in. All parties need to be confident that the business will continue to be successful and secure, no matter what, and that means you need to frame the conversation in a way that will resonate with business leaders. To prepare you for this conversation, we’ve identified five…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in May 1

May 1, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. In cloud, there are questions, answers and half-truths that have been said for so long people believe them to be accurate. The first objective of any customer-oriented cloud provider is to educate their customers on…

How Siemens eMeter Implemented a Hybrid Cloud Solution

April 16, 2014 by Megan Gish
Siemens' eMeter specializes in software solutions for electric, gas, and water  utilities. The company’s flagship product is EnergyIP™, a platform for managing, integrating  and optimizing smart grid and smart meter technologies. They have a global business, especially in North America and India, that works with a number of installation partners to implement software solutions at utility companies...

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in April 16

by Megan Gish

When it comes to the cloud computing space, innovation is key. We’ve discussed before other leaders that are making a splash in the industry, such as Cisco’s plan to disrupt the cloud market. In our latest cloud news round-up, we’re analyzing why Dell is taking a step back from public cloud and what a Red…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in March 26th

March 28, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. When it comes to choosing the best cloud service provider or cloud-based solutions, it's important to choose carefully. Do your homework and weigh the benfits, such as looking at how a traditional DR site compares to…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in March 19th

March 19, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. The cloud computing industry is continuing to re-definite itself as best practices are created to identify customer challenges and fulfill business needs. Communication and collaboration, along with flexibility and agility are key attributes of cloud…

How a Traditional DR Site Compares to RaaS

March 13, 2014 by Megan Gish

Cloud-based Recovery-as-a-Service allows you to prioritize your applications and protect each based on its level of importance to the business and within your required timeframe. This modernized approach to disaster recovery enables businesses to save time and money with a dynamic, self-service solution.  In the recent Recovery-as-a-Service Technical Deep Dive webinar, Bluelock Chief Technology Officer, Pat…