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…

Take the Disaster Recovery Self-Assessment

May 6, 2014 by Megan Gish

Did you know 91% of disasters are not natural disasters? While most businesses worry most about flood, hurricane and tornado-like disasters, those aren’t the biggest threat at all. An accurate assessment of your disaster recovery needs is a necessary step to protecting your applications. But first, let’s identify the three most common threats to business…

5 Questions Every Leader Should Ask About the Disaster Recovery Plan

October 28, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Your company’s disaster recovery plan is the last thing you want to worry about when a disaster actually hits. As a business leader, it can be hard to know if you're asking the right questions to ensure your business is protected.  Bluelock COO Martin Van Buren has nearly 25 years of technology leadership. Prior to…

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…