infrastructure as a service

Business Case for Cloud Migration


The great migration has begun; the speed of cloud deployments is only picking up. The public cloud services market will end 2018 21% higher than last year. A decade after the internet stabilized, early adopters have grown comfortable while CIOs in the … Continued

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Cisco Systems: dotcom crash survivor seeks further reinvention


Cisco Systems: dotcom crash survivor seeks further reinvention Tech firm, which may cut 14,000 jobs, was the world’s most valuable company but is now dwarfed by younger competitors Source: https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/aug/17/cisco-systems-dotcom-crash-survivor-seeks-further-reinvention Cisco was founded in 1984 and soon became a Silicon Valley … Continued

Cloud storage

Disaster recovery a gateway drug to public clouds


IT pros leery of the public cloud may want to consider disaster recovery as a first step. Enterprises have a bevy of disaster recovery (DR) options, but those considering cloud-based backup may realize it also can serve as a conservative … Continued

carrier network

8 Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR) Lessons from February


8 Backup and Disaster Recovery (BDR) Lessons from February To assist managed services providers (MSPs) with February data backup and disaster recovery (BDR) challenges, this article focused on four areas: BDR news, storm preparation, BDR 101 and the perfect BDR solution. We’ve consolidated … Continued