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…

Creating new vCloud Organization users with PowerCLI

December 7, 2012 by Jake Robinson

There is not a New-CIUser cmdlet *yet*, but I’ll show you the way you can do it now! We’ll need 3 things: A username, a password, and a role. To get the role we want to assign the user, we’ll need to use Search-Cloud: Search-Cloud -QueryType Role | select Name This will give us a…

November 28, 2012 Cloud News Report: Top Three This Week in Cloud

November 28, 2012 by Diana Nolting

Appearing each Wednesday, this Cloud News Report will compile our top three favorite cloud news stories from the past week.                          10 Cloud Computing Pioneers   In this InformationWeek article, Charles Babcock identifies ten innovators who helped to rewrite the rules of technology with…

Bluelock Ranked #91 on Tech200 List for 2012

November 27, 2012 by Diana Nolting

Bluelock is proud to announce we’ve been ranked #91 on the Lead 411’s Technology 200 List for 2012. In its third year, the Tech 200 list ranks tech companies with the highest percent of revenue growth from 2009 to 2011. Lead411 calculates revenue growth by percentages vs. dollar growth. All companies must be privately held…

November 21, 2012 Cloud News Report: Top Three This Week in Cloud

November 21, 2012 by Diana Nolting

Appearing each Wednesday, this Cloud News Report will compile our top three favorite cloud news stories from the past week.                            Defining the Cloud Architect Cloud is not only bringing change to existing IT careers, but it’s also bringing new jobs to light…