On-Demand Webinar: VDI Recovery in the Cloud

November 17, 2014 by Megan Gish

Do you know what to consider when choosing a provider you can trust with your virtual desktop infrastructure recovery? Last month, Bluelock hosted a webinar to provide insight into your VDI recovery strategy, and how you can leverage a new way of thinking with Recovery-as-a-Service. After identifying the traditional VDI recovery approach, including VDI recovery…

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…

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 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…

Attend “Buyer’s Guide to VDI Recovery in the Cloud”

October 20, 2014 by Megan Gish

The typical Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) recovery approach can be very expensive and complex, leaving your IT team frustrated. Don’t waste your VDI investment by leaving it unprotected. Explore a new way to look at VDI recovery and leverage Recovery-as-a-Service. Consider a tailored solution that meet your unique needs and gives you the exact solution…

DR Insights: A hybrid approach to disaster recovery

October 13, 2014 by Megan Gish

In the “DR is Broken” webinar, Bryan Bond, Sr. Systems Administrator of eMeter, A Siemens Business, shared insights and lessons learned from modernizing his disaster recovery strategy. Instead of disaster recovery, Bryan recommends the phrase, “disaster prevention.” He explains that what you’re trying to accomplish is to take something that’s outside of your scope and…

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…

Traditional vs. Cloud-Based DR: Disaster recovery questions answered

October 2, 2014 by Megan Gish

In September, Bluelock hosted, “DR is broken, so stop it. Stop it right now” featuring a panel of experts who have already gone through the process of modernizing their disaster recovery solutions by moving them to the cloud. During the webinar, attendees were encouraged to ask questions of panel experts. Jeff Ton, SVP of Corporate…

RPO and RTO: Disaster recovery questions answered

September 22, 2014 by Megan Gish

Earlier this month, Bluelock hosted the webinar, “DR is broken, so stop it. Stop it right now” featuring a panel of experts who have already gone through the process of modernizing their disaster recovery solutions by moving them to the cloud. During the webinar, attendees were encouraged to ask questions of panel experts. Bryan Bond,…