Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in November 19

November 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.   This week we continue looking to the future of cloud computing and what that will mean for business and vendors. In this week’s Cloud News Report we’re exploring cloud adoption’s effect on the datacenter,…

Attend the Director’s Guide to Cloud Hosting and Recovery Webinar

November 18, 2014 by Megan Gish

You learn a lot your first year in cloud. You learn even more when your business grows and perfects your cloud strategy with the same managed hosting provider for nearly eight years. Those lessons learned and that knowledge is invaluable to anyone just starting their cloud journey, or just starting their managed cloud hosting experience….

Using Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting to Compete with Big Business

November 13, 2014 by Megan Gish

Can cloud be a catalyst to bigger, better change for your organization? That was the case for this Bluelock client who, at the beginning of their journey, found themselves tacking a datacenter with an expiration date and not a long timeframe to find a new hosting home. Starting the Cloud Journey In 2011, this financial…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in November 12

November 12, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.   Cloud computing impacts businesses through various deployment models with public, private, and hybrid cloud. Business leaders are analyzing cloud ROI and IT specialists are continuing to cloud proof their career. That’s why in this week’s Cloud…

The Business Case for Cloud-Based RaaS

November 6, 2014 by Megan Gish

The cost of downtime to your business is higher than ever. Why use a traditional disaster recovery solution or one that recovers quickly, but comes at a high cost? Cloud technology has catapulted DR forward in terms of technical capability, economic efficiency and self-service capabilities. Today, new and innovative cloud-based RaaS solutions have emerged to…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in November 5

November 5, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.   Despite countless success stories of cloud implementation, individuals and companies are still wary about the cloud. In this week’s Cloud News Report, we explore industry leaders sentiments towards cloud, cloud’s evolution in the government…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in October 29

October 29, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.   As we head into All Hallows Eve and nights filled with ghoulish fright, do you know if your business applications can survive the scare? Test your zombie apocalypse DR knowledge in our quiz! And for…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in October 22

October 22, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.  Combining clouds can create possibilities for your business. For some, hybrid cloud is the answer to their technology needs. That’s why this week’s cloud news report takes a closer look at tips for building a…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in October 15

October 10, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. Will your disaster recovery plan work in the event of a disaster? Most businesses, big and small, have some type of disaster recovery plan in place in case catastrophe strikes, but it is difficult to…

A Tale of Two Recoveries

October 9, 2014 by Megan Gish

During the “DR is broken, so stop it. Stop it right now” webinar, Jeff Ton, SVP of Corporate Connectivity, CIO of Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana shared his company’s experience with using Bluelock’s Recovery-as-a-Service solution. Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana is a large SMB with about 100 virtual servers in their environment that hold around…