UK VMUG UserCon

iland cloud at UK VMUG UserCon

With cloud adoption standing at 88% amongst UK organisations, embracing the cloud revolution is now mainstream. In response to this increasing demand, VMWare is hosting the UK VMUG UserCon in Birmingham this Thursday, November 16 to connect VMware users together and provide opportunities to learn about the latest technologies.   Being the 1st VMware partner to achieve…

Cloud adoption

Cloud Adoption across Europe continues apace

 While once perceived to be lagging behind their US counterparts in terms of cloud  adoption, European businesses are catching up –  with IDC forecasting that Western Europe will be the 2nd largest market after the US for public cloud services. While this increase is driven by the usual requirements for increased IT agility and reduced…

Veeam Platinum CSP

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…

server rack

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…

Backup Day

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…