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HotLink announces Cloud-Attach Platform
HotLink announced a new cloud platform that lets customers incorporate public cloud resources into their own virtualized on-premises data centers. The new HotLink Cloud-Attach Platform is tightly integrated with VMware vCenter Server, allowing customers to deploy cloud-based AWS resources into their on-premises environments.
10 Emerging Cloud Vendors You Need To Know About
Businesses continue to move more of their IT to cloud-based systems. That boosts major vendors like Amazon, Microsoft and Google, but also creates opportunities for startups that help customers migrate to the cloud and manage cloud-based systems. Here is a look at 10 emerging vendors that solution providers might want to partner with.
DRaaS is the low-cost insurance policy for "always-on" IT
With today's always-on, IT-centric business requirements, being unprepared to quickly recover services is not a viable option. What can IT teams do to avoid the high price tag, complexity and resource requirements of traditional DR/BC solutions? Take a look at new disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) designed for the public cloud.
5 Keys To Successful Disaster Recovery In The Cloud
The public cloud has changed the way companies approach BC and DR. Businesses of every size are considering the public cloud as a cost-effective DR/BC option. So how do you effectively integrate a cloud environment into your on-premises infrastructure for DR/BC? By keeping a few important things in mind, this transition can be smoother than you think.
Why business continuity is a business necessity
Disaster. Every company fears it. Disasters come in many different sizes: a security breach, a power outage, or even a major natural disaster like a flood or earthquake. No matter the disaster scenario, one thing is certain: every company will face one at some point, often more than once a year. A number of things stop companies from implementing a DR solution. But, these concerns can now be addressed disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) solutions designed for the public cloud.
The Time Is Now To Put Business Continuity In The Public Cloud
Traditional disaster recovery and business continuity (DR/BC) is not cutting it anymore. Fortunately, new disaster recovery as-a-service (DRaaS) solutions that use the public cloud as the mirror site for business continuity are dramatically more cost-effective and reliable. With these new solutions, IT does not need to live in fear of inevitable network failures, security breaches, software errors or natural disasters. Read on to learn why cloud-based business continuity should be on your short list of IT priorities.
6 Reasons Why Business Resiliency Is Within Reach
Disaster recovery and business continuity solutions have been extremely expensive to deploy, too complex to maintain and impossible to test for most IT organizations. All of this is changing. Newer Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) solutions provide features and cost models that can fit the needs of almost any IT department. Check out the slideshow to learn how IT can finally gain the business resiliency needed when the inevitable outage strikes.
Interview with Lynn LeBlanc, CEO of HotLink
The new HotLink Managed DRaaS utilizes Amazon Web Services to provide holistic VMware data protection and business resiliency at unprecedented prices. It is a fully managed service that provides the systematic monitoring, testing, reporting and escalation support required for successful and predictable DR/BC. Learn more from the CEO of HotLink.
VMblog Interview: Lynn LeBlanc Talks about DR/BC and HotLink's New Managed DRaaS Solution
Readers have become quite familiar with HotLink -- a company intent on simplifying hybrid IT management, and a company that always seems to be a contender for some type of "Best of VMworld" award. Recently, the company found itself back in the news with the launch of a new product, a Managed DRaaS (disaster recovery-as-a-service) offering that utilizes Amazon Web Services to provide holistic VMware data protection and cost-effective business resiliency.
HotLink Offers DRaaS to Reduce Your DR Blood Pressure
HotLink for some time now has allowed the backup and recovery of vSphere workloads in AWS using their vCenter plugin to manage both local and DR workloads. Once of the hardest things about disaster recovery is staying on top of the management and testing of the DR policies and SLAs. The new Hotlink Managed DRaaS takes the pain out of this by providing not only the software, but also their expertise to help with monitoring, testing, reporting, and escalation support of the entire DR strategy.