Your Disaster Recovery Solution Is Only as Good as Your Network

February 07, 2018

You’re facing an IT disaster, but it’s OK. You have a disaster recovery solution in place and can easily failover to it. You sit back, heroic. Then the support calls come in. Your branch office on the opposite coast is experiencing sweeping performance and latency problems. Now, you’re not just trying to get systems restored […]

Understanding Meltdown and Spectre: What They Are and How They Work

February 06, 2018

WARNING:  This article may get a tad nerdy.  We promise to break this down in layman’s terms and use the phrase ‘speculative execution’ as little as possible. By now, you’ve probably heard a lot about Meltdown and Spectre.  The last two weeks have been filled with extensive reports on the subject with more coming each […]

Don’t Ignore the Security and Protection that Colocation Provides

January 23, 2018

Relying heavily on virtualized infrastructure doesn’t mean organizations can neglect physical access control. With IT environments becoming more complex and the larger cybersecurity narrative focusing on virtual environments, it’s easy for simple best practices to fall by the wayside. It’s a recipe for disaster. However, colocation solutions offer key capabilities needed to straddle the physical […]