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.

That Veeam DR Button

You’re fiddling in Veeam every day. It’s how you manage your VMs, track performance, consider capacity and take your snapshots. Every night, Veeam dutifully makes a backup of all your VMs while you’re peacefully eating your kale salad (or fries.. or Cuban sandwich). It’s really a delight. But, there’s a button in the corner taunting…

UK Cloud

UK Cloud Adoption post Brexit – Keep Calm & Carry On?

Last Friday, we held our London Tech Week Panel Session on UK Cloud adoption and, while many in the audience were bleary-eyed and a little shell-shocked after staying up late to watch the results of the EU referendum, we had an engaging panel discussion about where we’re currently at with UK cloud adoption and where we’re heading.…

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Another addition to the Cloud Security Tool-Box

Our recent on cloud security indicated that IT and the business are now aligned in terms of security priorities with the data showing that the two groups overwhelmingly agree that they would rather delay a new application deployment than deploy to a potentially insecure environment. This is encouraging – especially for IT leaders who have been grappling…

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And Then Magic Happens: DRaaS and DNS Management

In the years we’ve been working with DRaaS, one consistent feature of the sales process has been a bit of awe when someone first sees a failover happen. Let’s face it -awe is rarely an emotion invoked by infrastructure management tools. But, that moment when you click “fail over” and Zerto flips your workload to…

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The Continuity Tools Explained: Replication

This is the third blog in the our brief series on continuity terminology. My first covered Snapshots – and the second covered Backup. As noted, this guide is a simple introduction to each of these concepts, and helps to explain the differences in clear, simple terms. We will discuss what each one is, isn’t, and how you might want to…

continuity tools backups

The Continuity Tools Explained: Backups

This is the second blog in the our brief series on continuity terminology. My first covered Snapshots – and the third will cover Replication. As noted, this guide is a simple introduction to each of these concepts, and helps to explain the differences in clear, simple terms. We will discuss what each one is, isn’t, and how you…

Gartner DRaaS

Gartner’s 10 DRaaS Questions: Answered

Recently, some esteemed analysts at Gartner wrote up 10 Strategic Questions to Ask Potential DRaaS Providers1. It’s an excellent report – if you get a chance to look it up. And, we proactively decided to answer those 10 questions for you – just to be helpful. 1. “How will the service provider ensure that reductions in…