Articles from iland Cloud

iland has been helping customers transform their mission critical applications to the Secure Cloud for hosting, protection, and recovery for over two decades. During that time, we have learned a great deal about exceeding customer expectations from every aspect of the cloud journey.

Ransomware Recovery with Cloud Backup and DRaaS

In light of the recent ransomware attacks involving WannaCry, I wanted to write a blog article about how iland’s various cloud solutions can help customers recover from such attacks. Indeed, our solutions have protected a number of our customers recently, and they have been able to quickly recover, usually without even involving our support teams.…

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Backup and Disaster Recovery with Veeam and iland

We’ve covered the difference between backup and disaster recovery before. With threats including, cyber attacks, ransomware and phishing increasing all the time, now is a good time to review this topic. iland and Veeam have recently released an e-book, Protecting Your Business and Its Data: Backup vs. Disaster Recovery, that dives deeper into the topics. We’ve certainly seen…

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Back to Basics with Backup

My first job, while at university on my industrial placement year, was working with a civil engineering consultancy firm helping to design the English Channel Tunnel, amongst other things. My day job involved writing structural analysis code in FORTRAN 77. As I was the most junior in the team, I got the extra job of…

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Wake-Up Call to Protect Against Ransomware

Well, if you are one of the businesses that hasn’t yet taken action to protect your IT systems against ransomware attacks, last Friday was your wake-up call. Hundreds of companies across many countries – including most alarmingly the NHS in England – were hit by the ‘WannaCry’ ransomware virus. IT teams who have up until…

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Cloud Takes Over Traditional IT

It’s finally happened – although many of us in the cloud industry won’t necessarily be surprised. A recent study by 451 Research has indicated that spending on cloud services will outstrip that of overall IT spending this year. The study was based on a survey of 1,000 senior IT and cloud decision-makers from North America and Europe…

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iland named a DRaaS Leader by Independent Research Firm

iland is proud to announce that we’ve been named a Leader in Forrester Research Inc.’s comprehensive research report: “The Forrester Wave™: Disaster-Recovery-As-A-Service Providers, Q2, 2017.” Get your complimentary copy of the report here. For over a decade, iland has been helping customers increase IT Resiliency and ensure business continuity with market-leading disaster recovery solutions. We believe this position as a…

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Happy World Backup Day!

Yes, that’s right folks its World Backup Day again and, while we at iland certainly don’t recommend only thinking about  backup on this one official day, it’s a good opportunity to stop and think about the backup strategy you have for your company data and mission-critical IT systems. At iland, we’ve chosen to use World Backup Day to…

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Momentum Continues for UK Cloud Adoption

I recently read with interest the results of the latest Cloud Industry Forum research survey into UK Cloud adoption and a couple of things jumped out at me, as they mirror the experience iland is having in the UK market: Overall cloud adoption rate now stands at 88% and the rate of cloud adoption has increased by 83%…