Who Needs Hosted Private Cloud? Your Landlord, Healthcare Provider, and EdTech

Sungard AS Hosted Private Cloud

When Sungard Availability Services introduced its hosted private cloud solution for Dell EMC environments last month, companies began taking a second look at their cloud installations. From real estate management firms to healthcare providers to educational technology (EdTech) vendors, businesses of all types began assessing their need for greater security and resilience. [Read more…]

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Center Outsourcing and Hybrid Managed Services

One of the biggest challenges businesses face today is making informed decisions on how to transform their IT organizations from legacy data centers into the required hybrid IT infrastructures of tomorrow. To help them, the newest Gartner Magic Quadrant1 (MQ) assessed 20 IT vendors in the market, positioning them based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. [Read more…]

Managed AWS Cloud Recovery Solution – A Better Mousetrap?

What’s that old saying? “Build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path to your door?”Sungard AS Cloud Recovery – AWS is designed to ensure minimal downtime or data loss in the event of a disaster.

The phrase is credited to Ralph Waldo Emerson, although the exact wording is up for debate. Regardless, the sentiment has caught on over the past 150 years and today, more than 4,400 patents have been issued by the U.S. Patent office for original mousetraps. A “better mousetrap” is a metaphor for any innovation that solves a problem – Scotch tape, revolving doors, Velcro. Identify a problem, observe the world around you, and experiment (repeatedly) for a solution.

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