CRN’s 2019 Women of the Channel

Congratulations to our own Laura Shafer, Director of Channel Marketing, for being named as one of CRN’s 2019 Women of the Channel. This is Laura’s fourth time (second with iland) to be included in this list of tech channel professionals who are recognized for their achievements in developing and advancing programs and services that enable…

Not All Workloads Are Created Equal

Choosing a Disaster-recovery-­as-­a-­Service (DRaaS) provider can be a daunting task, especially if your organization is using DRaaS as a first step into cloud services. There are many choices, from large providers such as Google, Amazon, and Microsoft, to much smaller or more focused providers. The question of how to choose a cloud provider for DRaaS…

iland TechTarget Award at VMworld

VMworld Takeaways – iland Wins Big

“VMworld is always a good idea.” That’s how the phrase goes, right? Well, as a VMware-cloud provider, it sure works for us. And this year VMworld turned out to be a really great experience for iland. After winning “Best of VMworld” for Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure Platform our team was on top of the world.…

VMworld 4-1-1

The tradeshow of tradeshows is almost upon us. VMworld 2018 starts in a week and we couldn’t be more excited. Why? As a VMware-based cloud provider, this is our favorite time of the year. We love the chance to attend new sessions, show off our one-of-a-kind cloud, network with other VMware-minded techies, and of course,…

Secure Cloud

Cloud Security: Getting the Balance Right

In their report, “CISO Playbook: How to Retain the Right Kinds of Control in the Cloud,”* Gartner addresses the need for security and risk management leaders to embrace a new mindset when moving to the cloud. In the playbook, Gartner highlights a number of main recommendations across identity and access management, encryption, demonstrating governance and compliance and measuring…