Hi, I'm Diana Nolting+. As Bluelock's marketing content strategist I am responsible for our content marketing strategy and collateral. A graduate of Indiana University's School of Journalism, I enjoy writing and creating content that provides value to current and potential cloud users seeking a better understanding of the IaaS and RaaS technologies and how it can work for you and your business.
â€śBehind the Datacenter Doorsâ€ť is an occasional series that will highlight different communications strategies and policies leveraged by our Services Team to satisfy our customers.
As a customer-oriented cloud services company, Bluelock is committed to helping our customers achieve success in the cloud. That success is dependent on good communication between our Services Team at the datacenter and our customers in their own locations across the globe.
In this blog series our services team will take...Read More »
can seem disastersÂ occur more frequently today than they did
in the past, but is that the reality?
According to tracking by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the number of declared US disasters (both man-made and natural) is on the rise.Â Based on declared disasters tracked by FEMA, the number of declared disasters rose 158% in the 1990s, compared to the 1980s, and the 2000s were up by 72% compared to the 1990s.Â 2011 saw the overall highest number of...
Bluelock grows and evolves its service offerings, it's also growing
and evolving its company culture. In addition to the seven openings Bluelock is currently accepting
resumes for, Bluelock announced this week the appointment of Martin
Van Buren as Chief Operations Officer (COO).Â
Van Buren joins Bluelock after having spent more than 25 years in the finance and technology industries, 12 years of which were spent as an executive leader. Â Van Buren brings a depth of knowledge to the Bluelock...
Bluelockâ€™s recent 195% cloud-based DR revenue growth implies that Recovery-as-a-Service is on the rise as a cloud use case. More and more businesses are turning to the cloud to protect their critical infrastructure and applications. The technology used for replication and protection is maturing, and many new solutions are cloud-aware from the ground-up.
Regardless of if you host your applications internally or in the cloud, RaaS can provide an ideal on-ramp to the cloud as it offers all the cloud...Read More »
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 Verizonâ€™s â€ś2013 State of Enterprise Cloud Reportâ€ť to argue...Read More »
Have you heard about â€śThe Bluelock Differenceâ€ť?
Bluelock isnâ€™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, â€śBluelock 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.â€ť
Continuing, Teegan...Read More »
The Cloud News Report is a weekly list of our top three favorite cloud computing articles from the past week.Â
Top 12 Sites For Free Cloud Computing & Enterprise Software Research
Research can be expensive to cultivate and explore, but itâ€™s crucial to making an educated decision. This Forbes article by Louis Columbus seeks to provide consumers and students with industry research that is free and available. He also explains some of the industry norms when it comes to buying and producing research...Read More »
Bluelock began to finalize our Recovery-as-a-Service offering for clients and
prospects, the staff went to great lengths to ensure we had a
solution that would resonate with the market. Focus groups, input
discussions and interviews were conducted.Â The general
release of the product was launched roughly three months ago, and
as we pack our bags for VMworld and look back to evaluate how the
product is doing, we think the numbers speak for themselves.
In the past three months Bluelock has...
Bluelock is a proud sponsor of VMworld 2013. Stop by
Bluelock Booth #634 on the Solutions Exchange
Floor and find out how Recovery-as-a-Service can help you protect
your data and recover your applications.Â
When you think of Goodwill the image of your neighborhood store may come to mind. You may think of cleaning out your closets and hand-me-downs.Â But the reality of the high-tech, cutting edge Goodwill Industries of Central Indiana is much different than youâ€™re picturing now.
When Jeff Ton...Read More »
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...Read More »
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