What Is the Difference Between a Virtual Private Server (VPS) and a Virtual Data Centre (VDC)?

29-Sep-2017 10:30:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Australia, Cloud provider, vDC, VMware, Availability Zone, cloud hosting, cloud computing

Not sure if your business needs to use a virtual private server (VPS) or a virtual data centre (VDC)? While the two are related, they are not the same thing. Both a VPS and VDC are invaluable tools for businesses of all sizes, from small organisations looking for an affordable and secure server to suit their unique needs, to growing and enterprise-level organisations that require maximum...

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Should Cloud Providers Guarantee Data Ownership?

26-Sep-2017 10:52:21 / by Liz Bingham posted in Virtual Data Centre, VMware, Data Centre, virtualisation

When you pay your cloud service provider to store your data, the assumption is that your content is fully secure. It may be well protected from hackers but what about from the cloud vendors’ interests? Do providers have the right to go in and use your data – or to allow other organisations, such as government agencies, to access your data?  Data should always remain the exclusive property of the...

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Top 10 Features you Need from your Cloud Provider

21-Sep-2017 09:05:00 / by Liz Bingham posted in Business Continuity, Australia, Blog, Cloud, Cloud provider, Cross Cloud, VMware, Data, Data Centre

Cloud-based services can increase the efficiency of your business operations, improve cash flow and bring many other benefits. There’s no doubt about its capabilities and advantages. However, did you know that cloud service providers differ in their approach to data security and use of technology? These differences may seem minor at first, but they could have an enormous impact on the...

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Announcing SecondSite™ Interzone - DR replication for our cloud customers

19-Jul-2017 11:57:25 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in availability, Australia, australian first, Blog, business security solution, Cloud, Cloud provider, Cross Cloud, Disaster recovery as a service, media, network, Networking, News, NSX, Virtual Data Centre, VMware, Zettagrid, Disaster Recovery, DRaaS, SecondSite, Zerto, Data Centre, zone

We’ve launched new features for SecondSite™, our real-time disaster recovery replication solution built on the award-winning Zerto platform. We’ve expanded our innovative DR product to provide more choice when it comes to replication and recovery for our cloud customers, with SecondSite™ Interzone. Going beyond replicating virtualised IT environments from on-premise into Zettagrid cloud,...

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What are the Benefits of Virtual Data Centre?

17-May-2017 10:34:03 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in availability, Cloud, media, network, vCloud, vDC, Virtual Data Centre, VMware, Zettagrid, Data, Data Centre

  Virtual Data Centre (VDC) is a collection of cloud resources that replace the need for your business to own and operate your own data centre. Rather than relying on physical servers to protect your applications, you now have virtual servers, providing you with the flexibility to scale up as your business needs expand. Businesses of all sizes, especially small-to-medium sized businesses (SMEs),...

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vFORUM 2016

07-Nov-2016 11:47:56 / by Elizabeth Bingham posted in Veeam, Veeam Cloud Connect, Veeam Replication, VMware

Monday, 7 November 2016 - VMware's Annual vFORUM 2016 event takes place at The Royal Hall of Industries, Moore Park, Sydney, on 9 - 10 November. There's still time to register - https://www.infosalons.com.au/VFORUM16S/index.php/registrations/index/src:em_57e247ed2db6d Visit the Zettagrid Booth (G8) to discuss how we can transform your business. Zettagrid - Making disaster recovery (DR) easier...

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