WEBINAR: Architecting Recovery-as-a-Service: DR Stories from the Trenches

August 1, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Registration is now open for Bluelock’s upcoming webinar, “Architecting Recovery-as-a-Service: DR Stories from the Trenches”. In this 30-minute webinar, Bluelock CTO Pat O’Day and Bluelock Solutions Director Ben Miller will use three case studies to illustrate how to design a Recovery-as-a-Service solution architecture ideally suited to your application’s unique protection needs. By highlighting three actual…

WEBINAR – Deep Dive into Disaster Recovery in the Cloud

June 17, 2013 by Jon Corwin

Registration is now open for Bluelock's upcoming webinar "Deep Dive into Disaster Recovery in the Cloud." Cloud-based Recovery-as-a-Service is the latest in disaster recovery technology. Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS) is the ideal on-ramp to cloud to solve your need to recover quickly, easily and efficiently after a disaster strikes. This webinar will provide a deep dive into…

Failover to the Cloud with Disaster Recovery [Video]

May 16, 2013 by Jon Corwin

How do you failover to the cloud? Bluelock has partnered with the replication software provider, Zerto for its leading RaaS solution. To demonstrate how their disaster recovery technology takes the pain out of replication and recovery in the cloud, watch the "Disaster Recovery with VMware's vCloud Director" video below. Bluelock’s RaaS solution leverages Zerto’s replication…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending April 17th

April 17, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. Making cloud computing cost models work for you Budgeting for cloud computing requires a different approach than traditional IT usage. How does one leverage a pay-go structure compared to a three-year depreciation structure and make…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending April 10th

April 11, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. 5 Ways to avoid costly cloud surprises This comprehensive InformationWeek article from Charles Babcock identifies critical areas where cloud users might not be as knowledgeable as they should be. Babcock quotes the CEO of Cloudability…

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…

January 30, 2013 Cloud News Report: Top Three This Week in Cloud

January 30, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Appearing each Wednesday, this Cloud News Report will compile our top three favorite cloud news stories from the past week.  DHS’s Margie Graves puts agile first “Cloud-first” is a popular phrase these days as companies of all sizes work to find a new normal for their IT needs and developing applications.  But what about a…

Should I use Public Cloud for DR?

January 3, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Continued from the last two customer questions post, Bluelock Solutions Architect Jake Robinson tackles the third part of the customer question: “Can enterprises go with the complete private cloud [approach]? Or, is it better to have some portion of public cloud [as part of your strategy] for DR, etc…?” In Part 1, Robinson sets up…

Should I use Public Cloud in Addition to Private Cloud?

December 27, 2012 by Diana Nolting

  Continued from the last customer questions post, Bluelock Solutions Architect Jake Robinson tackles the second part of the customer question, “Can enterprises go with the complete private cloud [approach]?  Or, is it better to have some portion of public cloud [as part of your strategy] for DR, etc…?” In Part 1, Robinson sets up…