For both global enterprises and small businesses, cloud computing is an important technology. If you are considering moving your business to the cloud, you should understand the definitions and differences of the various cloud solutions that are available today, be it for infrastructure or application deployment.
Disasters can strike without any warning. It also comes in all shapes and sizes. Today, disasters are not just catastrophic…
How could this be avoided? Carriers have outages each year, but your business should not be feeling the effects of carrier outages. The AGILE PDN network Infrastructure was built with fully redundant and load-balanced architecture to deliver 99.999% availability for your business.
In the wake of massive outages caused by such incidents as distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks, an organization can’t afford to falter in continuity planning. You may frequently hear the terms disaster recovery (DR) and high availability (HA) used interchangeably. On the surface, HA and DR might seem like interchangeable terms. However, there are distinctions between the two.
When you are exploring building your own data center or outsourcing your data center needs to a 3rd party provider, it is important to understand the quality of the data center based on tier level ranking. What are data center tiers? Data centers are typically certified and rated via the TIA/942 standard and the rating methodology is used to rank data centers in terms of their levels of redundancy and other factors impacting uptime or expected infrastructure performance.
Your business is running smoothly. Growing, even. Congratulations. Feels good, right? Now you just have to maintain the status quo. Some challenges are unavoidable – they just happen. You might be a great problem solver but – let’s be honest – a business is easier to run without problems.
Is it time to reboot your data center? Perhaps you moved locations. Or, you’re dealing with failing equipment, network performance issues, insufficient power, costly space – these and more are the reasons you may be hearing a proverbial clock tick.
It’s the resounding question about IT infrastructure for decision-makers in tech: “Outsource or Buy/Build?” Many have been navigating this thought process for years. If your team is facing this decision, you are not alone.