As-A-Service Summit VIC 2018

14-Mar-2018 08:45:18 / by Liz Bingham posted in Virtual Data Centre, VMware, cloud computing, digitalworkspace, ExperienceAvailability, vCloud Director

We are pleased to be a sponsor for the upcoming As-A-Service Summit VIC 2018 hosted by Forefront Events in Melbourne this month.  As competition continues to grow, businesses are seeking strategies which can deliver a market advantage. Speed and agility are now fundamental to success, and IT and the business must work closely to understand the vital role technology will play. One of the tools...

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How to monitor your infrastructure with real-time metrics

09-Mar-2018 08:28:11 / by Simon Dixon posted in Virtual Data Centre, VMware, virtualisation, mobility, ExperienceAvailability, vCloud Director

Proactive IT environment monitoring is essential in an online world where business success is equal to system uptime. Proactive monitoring means improved availability. Organisations need to monitor their IT environments to ensure they are running optimally and identify any issues which could cause a failure down the line. In addition, IT environment health monitoring gives organisations the peace...

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How scalable licensing and infrastructure benefits your business

28-Feb-2018 15:31:40 / by Simon Dixon

How scalable licensing and infrastructure benefits your business

Multiple Availability Zones. What does this mean for your business?

28-Feb-2018 15:16:58 / by Nicki Pereira posted in vDC, VMware, Zettagrid, cloud computing, digitalworkspace, ExperienceAvailability, vCloud Director

Risk is inherent in any undertaking and the risk of IT failure in business is a threat organisations need to take seriously. There are dire consequences for not having some form of risk mitigation in place for IT failures.  Data Protection + High Availability = Business Survival   IT failures are unpredictable and could originate from anywhere There are many potential failures which could affect...

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Moving to Zettagrid Cloud. It’s as easy as 1-2-3

14-Feb-2018 11:16:46 / by Nicki Pereira posted in Virtual Data Centre, VMware, cloud computing, mobility, ExperienceAvailability, vCloud Director

Why Zettagrid Cloud Zettagrid delivers Australia’s most advanced self-service cloud infrastructure platform and helps customers realise the true benefits of Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), offering true cloud flexibility. From a commercial standpoint, you don’t get locked into any contracts and from a technical standpoint, Zettagrid gives you the freedom to configure your environment exactly...

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What is VMware vCloud Director? And why is it relevant to you?

07-Feb-2018 08:54:13 / by Nicki Pereira posted in vCloud, vDC, VMware, digitalworkspace, ExperienceAvailability, vCloud Director

VMware vCloud Director is an offering from VMware which enables cloud providers to provision Software Defined Data Centre services which are ready for consumption in a matter of minutes. A Software Defined Data Centre (SDDC) is the final destination of a cloud migration journey. This journey of evolution starts with virtualising hardware followed by storage and finally networking and security....

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SecondSite is so much more than just preparation for a disaster

22-Jan-2018 15:03:35 / by Nicki Pereira posted in Business Continuity, availability, disaster recovery services, disaster recovery solutions, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, business demands, mitigate risk, cloud disaster recovery

System downtime is not only caused by the cataclysmic disasters described in detail during disaster recovery scenario planning engagements. In fact, the majority of system downtime incidents are usually not related to a natural disaster at all. Typically, outages are a result of an internal action and not the external events usually planned for. According to a study by Zerto, a shocking 95% of...

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10 reasons why Zettagrid SecondSite is in a league of its own

09-Jan-2018 15:32:37 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, disaster recovery plans, cloud disaster recovery

Zettagrid SecondSite is most powerful and affordable real-time disaster recovery replication solution in Australia, built on the award-winning Zerto platform. It truly is in a league of its own. Built and operated in Australia by Australians, SecondSite offers secondary recovery sites, data synchronisation and accessibility for your virtual environments. It’s affordable and scalable which makes...

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Modern businesses need agile IT Infrastructure

09-Jan-2018 09:00:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Cloud, Cloud provider, vDC, VMware, ExperienceAvailability, always-on

  Customers have embraced the digital world There’s no denying the fact that the digital revolution has had an immense impact on society and business. Digital disruption, as this phenomenon has been labelled, has unsettled the foundational fundamentals of doing business in every industry and in every market. Customers today are digitally empowered and businesses need to embrace this opportunity...

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Understanding high availability benefits with Zettagrid

21-Dec-2017 12:49:45 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Cloud, vDC, VMware, Availability Zone, cloud computing, ExperienceAvailability, always-on

Why do organisations need high availability? Availability of critical online systems and services is key to the longevity and success of the modern organisation. Your customers expect your IT infrastructure to be available when they need to interact or transact with you. Your staff, who are another significant stakeholder in your organisation, also require a stable and accessible platform to...

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