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…

Using Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting to Compete with Big Business

October 27, 2014 by Megan Gish

In this financial media company’s case, their journey to the cloud was a forced situation that was a catalyst to bigger, better change. Bluelock’s client was a leading media provider for members of the financial services community. Starting the Cloud Journey In 2011, they found themselves in need of a new hosting facility. They were…

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,…

Would Your Application Survive A Disaster?

September 12, 2014 by Megan Gish

You never know when disaster is going to strike, protect your data and apps from a zombie apocalypse or other disasters! Though zombies may be a little far fetched, it’s important to understand your company’s current disaster recovery (DR) plan before disaster strikes. That’s why we’ve created the following quiz to help you identify where…

Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending in September 10

September 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.  We’re constantly reading about the future of cloud computing and how cloud providers should position their services to stay relevant in the market. However, in this week’s Cloud News Report we’re discussing the relationship between…