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Bluelock Adds Joe Kuntz as EVP of Sales and Announces Growth Plans for 2014

February 26, 2014 by Diana Nolting

Bluelock is excited to announce the addition of Joe Kuntz as Executive Vice President of Sales. The addition of Joe is part of a larger, aggressive growth strategy for Bluelock in 2014 aims to grow headcount at nearly 50% this year.

Kuntz joins Bluelock from ExactTarget, now a Salesforce.com company, where he served as Vice President of North American Sales. He had been with ExactTarget since 2008 in several positions, each of increasing responsibility. 

“Joe brings experience in leading sales...

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Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending February 5th

February 5, 2014 by Megan Gish

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.

Not only are IT publications and professionals looking back to see how cloud computing has evolved over the years and lived up to its expectations from 2013 trends, but they're also looking ahead to identify technology trends for 2014 and how cloud will continue to evolve. Now that we're a little over a full month into the new year, let's take a look at what the cloud industry is saying...

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Access Gartner Critical Capabilities for Recovery as a Service Report

January 23, 2014 by Diana Nolting

Gartner Critical Capabilities for Recovery as a Service report

Protect your business with confidence.

Simple, affordable Recovery-as-a-Service is a game-changer for businesses whose core applications were previously unprotected or those that spend large chunks of their budgets to maintain solutions that sill risked days or weeks of downtime during a declaration.

Recovery-as-a-Service allows businesses of any size to protect their most critical applications and data more cost effectively than ever, with better recovery times.

Learn the benefits, features and...

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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 joining Bluelock, Van Buren served as an executive leader at ITT Educational Services with roles including EVP & CIO as well as the SVP of the Learning Technologies group and was a...

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Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending September 25th

September 26, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.

 

Cutting Through Cloud

According to Quentin Hardy’s New York Times article the software buying landscape is in a unique place at this point in time. He credits corporate buyers with a plethora of familiar and unfamiliar options for some big-stakes decisions for providers. In this article he weighs the risks and benefits of cloud software solutions with traditional options still available.

Fi...

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Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending September 4th

September 5, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.

 

Enterprise Gets Serious About Cloud Computing

Is the enterprise cloud consumer changing and becoming a more strategic, educated consumer? Brian Proffitt argues the statics show that the enterprise IT department is ready to get serious, and strategic, about cloud. In this ReadWrite piece, Proffitt uses data released recently in the Verizon’s “2013 State of Enterprise Cloud Report” to argue...

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Bluelock hiring for 7 positions

September 4, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Bluelock DifferenceHave you heard about “The Bluelock Difference”?

Bluelock isn’t just about the nuts and bolts of providing a solution to customers. To succeed at Bluelock employees need to be customer-oriented, creative, collaborative and driven to provide the best service possible for all customers.

Support Administrator John Teegan explains, “Bluelock recruits a great team of individuals who not only work well together, but make it a priority to help each other reach their professional goals.”

Continuing, Teegan...

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Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending August 21st

August 21, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.
 

What Next for Cloud Computing after PRISM?

You can read any number or articles, cartoons and tweets about PRISM, how it impacts cloud and how it impacts businesses both globally and locally. This WIRED article by Theo Priestly goes a set beyond all the speculation, however, and wraps with six tactile considerations you can start right now instead of waiting to see how things shake out in...

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Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending July 31st

July 31, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.

 

Cloud and on-premise applications can co-exist

Hybrid may be the buzzword of the moment, but this Joe McKendrick piece calls out another important factor in compatibility, though it’s one much less talked about. In this ZDNet article, McKendrick reports on the answer to the question asked by a recent Forrester report, “How do you bring on-premise and cloud applications and data together?”...

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Cloud News Report: Top 3 in Cloud – Week Ending July 10th

July 10, 2013 by Diana Nolting

The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week. 

 

Dropbox Expands Its Reach

At its first developer conference this past week, tech titan Dropbox announced it will release a Datastore API for its users in hopes they will sync data, not just files, across multiple devices and platforms. The InformationWeek article by Thomas Claburn states that the data exists in files, but that those are not normally exposed to the end users and in doing...

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