30 Days Free SecondSite Now Available

01-May-2018 08:00:59 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in always-on, ExperienceAvailability, replication, resilience, Zerto, SecondSite, DRaaS, cloud disaster recovery, it resiliency

Our latest promotion enables Australian businesses to protect their data with 30 days of free disaster recovery for three Virtual Machines with up to 1TB of storage per machine. Click here to learn more about the product >> Zettagrid offers your business the opportunity to trial at no cost to your business the most powerful and affordable real-time disaster recovery solution SecondSiteTM powered...

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As-A-Service Summit VIC 2018

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

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 vCloud Director, ExperienceAvailability, mobility, virtualisation, VMware, Virtual Data Centre

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

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

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 ExperienceAvailability, digitalworkspace, vCloud, vCloud Director, VMware, vDC

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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Modern businesses need agile IT Infrastructure

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

  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 VMware, vDC, Availability Zone, Australia, always-on, ExperienceAvailability, Cloud, cloud computing

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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What SMBs should think about when selecting backup and DR in a virtualised landscape

06-Dec-2017 11:30:27 / by Liz Bingham posted in Availability Zone, Business Continuity, Backup, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Veeam Replication, veeam backup, always-on, ExperienceAvailability

There is no question on the positive effect virtualisation has had on IT Infrastructure in the past ten years. With real business benefits such as energy saving, cost effective IT environments and faster server provisioning, virtualisation has emancipated hardware resources and created an environment which allowed for the proliferation of large scale cloud computing services. As server technology...

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How much down time and data loss can your company really afford

01-Dec-2017 07:30:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Backup, Business Continuity, Cloud, Cloud Connect Replication, Disaster Recovery, ExperienceAvailability, Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, cloud computing, veeam backup

Systems failure and the resultant systems unavailability or down time is a risk all business need to defend against. With so many systems online, businesses need to take the necessary precautions to ensure their systems are available as customers are interacting and transacting with you from all over the world 24 hours a day, every day. A recent article published by NetworkWorld, details the...

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