VMware Cloud on AWS - Now Available!

28-Nov-2018 14:41:00 / by Nicholas Power posted in VMware, AWS, VMC on AWS, cloud computing, vCloud Director

Zettagrid today announced it will provide customers with a managed services offering for VMware Cloud on AWS through their Australian Channel Partners, and has achieved the VMware Cloud on AWS Solution Competency. VMware Cloud on AWS delivers VMware’s software-defined data centre (SDDC) via the AWS Cloud, allowing customers to run applications across operationally consistent VMware vSphere-based...

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How to back up your VDC simply with Zettagrid

12-Sep-2018 10:30:13 / by Nicki Pereira posted in VMware, vCloud Director, veeam backup

Why we need to backup In a world where all information is stored electronically, it is critical to have duplicate copies of your most important data safely and securely stored in a remote location. The data an entity creates is unique and irreplaceable. If a server should fail, one can replace the hardware and reinstall the operating system and all the relevant applications. However, the data...

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What does our VDC Datasheet mean?

11-Jun-2018 21:46:53 / by Nicki Pereira posted in vCloud Director, cloud computing, Zettagrid, Virtual Data Centre, Availability Zone

Zettagrid’s Virtual Data Centre solution is packed full of features. These extensive features are described in our VDC Datasheet. To help you better understand all the benefits you receive when you sign up for our Virtual Data Centre service, below is a list of the features and what each one offers you. General Service Name - Virtual Data Centre (VDC) This speaks for itself. It is the name of the...

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How do you protect your business with geo-diverse availability zones?

09-May-2018 22:07:15 / by Nicki Pereira posted in VMware, Virtual Data Centre, Availability Zone, vCloud Director, it resiliency, mobility

Downtime can happen at any time: Be prepared IT system downtime can happen at any time and for a variety of reasons ranging from user error to a region-wide natural disaster. Every business operating in today’s online world needs to have preventative measures in place to ensure they can continue to operate while recovering from a downtime incident. The cloud has made enterprise disaster recovery...

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Experience Zettagrid at no cost

04-Apr-2018 13:11:43 / by Simon Dixon posted in vCloud Director, always-on, digitalworkspace, Virtual Data Centre, VMware

We believe that Zettagrid is Australia’s most advanced self-service VMware cloud hosting platform that’s easy to use, super scalable and highly available. With Zettagrid offering world-leading solutions ranging from business security to application hosting, you get more control with powerful solutions that are tailored to your needs. Did you know we offer a 30-day free trial on our services? Why...

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Zettagrid - We’re all about automation

27-Mar-2018 08:59:52 / by Simon Dixon posted in vCloud Director, digitalworkspace, cloud computing, Availability Zone, VMware, Virtual Data Centre

An automated IT environment is a mature environment IT sophistication in an organisation progresses through different levels as technology, people and process mature. The end goal of a mature IT operations organisation is managing an environment where platforms are standardised, applications and services are consolidated and rationalised and as many processes are as automated as possible. There...

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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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