Hybrid Cloud Diaries: Using a Hybrid Cloud Model to Combat Uncertainty

June 6, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Hybrid cloud strategy can be used to leverage a lot of cloud benefits not available from just public or just private. One of the most unique benefits to a public cloud strategy is the ability to deal with uncertainty. Combat Uncertainty Uncertainty is common in the pharmaceutical industry. Years of research and development can go…

Vote VMworld Session 5312: Cloud-based Recovery-as-a-Service featuring eMeter, a Siemens Business

May 3, 2013 by Diana Nolting

Voting for VMworld 2013 sessions run through Monday, May 6th at 5 p.m. PDT.  Below is a highlight of one of Bluelock's recommmended sessions for voting.  Please vote by visiting VMworld.com. Users must register a free account to vote.    Session #5312: Cloud-based Recovery-as-a-Service featuring eMeter, a Siemens Business with Bluelock and eMeter, a Siemens Business…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending April 24th

April 24, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. GE Pivotal Announcement: Rewriting Rules of Big Data and Internet of Things Today’s announcement of the launch of Pivotal’s enterprise PaaS offering has generated a lot of talk. Even more talk, though, was generated with…

Should enterprises go with a completely private cloud approach?

December 20, 2012 by Diana Nolting

We hear a lot of great questions when we talk to people about cloud and rarely are two questions worded exactly the same way, giving us a new way of looking at similar problems with every new question.  We recently received a great customer question that covered several topic areas that are very common.  This…

Cloud Automation with PowerCLI

August 24, 2012 by Jake Robinson

I have the distinct privilege to present with Alan Renouf and Eric Williams this year at VMworld. The session is entitled Automating Bare Metal to the Cloud and Beyond. In this session, Eric will demonstrate the use of PowerCLI and UCS PowerTool to quickly deploy your own cloud infrastructure with a single script. (Amazing!) After the cloud…

Hybrid Cloud Sessions at VMworld 2012

June 29, 2012 by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock is excited to announce that we are officially participating in 2 cloud computing sessions at VMworld 2012 (US) and have another session featuring our hybrid cloud customer E-Meter (Siemens). While we know our awesome giveaways (yes, we were the ones with the fez hats last year) will be a great reason for you to…

Bluelock’s Pat O’Day Named a Cloud Influencer, Thought Leader

by Alicia Gaba

Bluelock loves being on lists, but we love it even more when our team members are recognized for their outstanding work. Recently Bluelock CTO Pat O’Day was named to Wired’s ‘Top 10 Cloud Influencers, Thought Leaders’ on its Cloudline blog. Pat, a co-founder of Bluelock, has been extremely instrumental in forging the VMware vCloud® public…

Find Your Right Approach to Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service

March 28, 2012 by Jon Corwin

Bluelock offers public cloud newsletter featuring Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud IaaS report. Cloud computing is revolutionizing the way enterprises consume information technology. We've already seen the ways cloud services create new efficiencies and transform datacenters into IT game-changers. Improved infrastructure agility, security, and efficiency enable enterprise business strategies. Companies can better compete in…