Category Archives: Managed Solutions

Preparing for the Unexpected Requires a Viable Disaster Recovery Solution

An adverse event or outage at a data center can happen when it’s least expected, causing prolonged downtime and significant financial loss for an organization. Therefore, every data center needs a reliable disaster recovery plan.

Fortunately, it’s easy to obtain a robust disaster recovery solution by working with a cloud and fully-managed infrastructure provider like Webair. Just recently, Webair announced a partnership with Data Storage Corporation that will enhance its High Availability (HA) Disaster Recovery and overall support capabilities for IBM Power Systems (iSeries, AS/400 and AIX) environments.

Healthcare Providers, Are You Struggling With Cloud Computing?

healthcare-providers-are-you-struggling-with-cloud-computingOriginally posted to Data Center POST,

The cloud is supposed to streamline operations and reduce costs for businesses, but many healthcare organizations are learning that the cloud can be complex and challenging too.

For this reason, Gartner just released a new report that helps to clarify the current challenges, industry trends and notable players in the cloud market for healthcare organizations.

MOD Mission Critical Partners with Cologix to Expand Availability of its Colo by the ‘U’ Solution

Latest Case Study Examines Implementation of MOD’s Flexible Colocation Solutions Throughout 24 Cologix Data Centers

MOD LogoDENVER – November 09, 2016 – MOD Mission Critical (MOD), a global Managed Service Provider (MSP) specializing in Managed IT Services and Managed Colocation solutions, today announces the release of a new case study with partner Cologix, a network neutral interconnection and data center company.  The case study examines MOD’s newly available Colo by the ‘U’ solution within 24 Cologix data centers throughout North America.

Interview with Gina Nomellini, CMO of GTT for ITW

Originally posted on Data Center POST

Interview with Gina Nomellini, CMO of GTT for ITW

GTT CMOData Center POST recently spoke with GTT Communications Inc.’s (GTT) Chief Marketing Officer, Gina Nomellini, about the company’s goals for the upcoming International Telecoms Week (ITW) event, the world’s largest meeting for the global wholesale telecommunications community. ITW 2016 will take place at the Hyatt Regency and Swissôtel in Chicago, IL from May 8-11, 2016. In our Q&A with Ms. Nomellini, we explored topics such as the critical role that network connectivity plays in cloud services, and key attributes to consider when choosing a network provider. GTT is a leading provider of cloud networking services, with a global top five Tier 1 IP network, and the ability to connect its clients to any location in the world and any application in the cloud.

Synoptek Inks Acquisition of EarthLink’s Business Managed Services Division

One of America’s fastest-growing IT Managed Services Providers (MSPs) just got bigger.

SynoptekSynoptek LLC recently announced the $29M acquisition of EarthLink’s IT Services business, a move that brings over 1,700 SMB customers and 210 employees to the MSP — immediately doubling the company’s size to create the largest independent managed IT services company in the U.S.  The deal increases Synoptek’s comprehensive portfolio of IT Managed Services for enterprise organizations and expands the firm’s presence across the eastern U.S. to complement its national data center infrastructure.  EarthLink will continue its core business of managed and network services for data and voice, as well as carrier-grade transport solutions.

Webair, Megaport Partnership Provides Customers with Additional Access to Leading Public Clouds

webairlogo_600x150Leading colocation and managed solutions provider Webair recently announced a strategic partnership with software-defined networking (SDN) provider Megaport that will offer many advantages to its Dedicated Server, Private, Hybrid and Public Cloud customers.

Webair to Give Presentation at Cloud Expo 2015 Silicon Valley

Chief Technology Officer Sagi Brody to Speak on Managing Remote Operations Teams November 5 in Santa Clara, CA

Webair LogoNEW YORK, NY, October 20, 2015 – Webair, a leading provider of Cloud Hosting, Colocation and Managed solutions, today announces that its Chief Technology Officer, Sagi Brody, will speak at Cloud Expo 2015 Silicon Valley, to be held November 3-5, 2015 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California. Cloud Expo 2015 Silicon Valley is a world-class conference that brings together thought-leaders and cutting edge practitioners in the cloud / utility computing, Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC), DevOps and Web Real-Time Communication (WebRTC) space, which, in addition to prestigious industry keynotes and informative general sessions and panels, features an exhibition floor of 100-plus vendors.

Webair Hires HIPAA Compliance Specialist to Its Healthcare Solutions Team

sdffIn 2013, a comprehensive study on the nation’s healthcare system appearing in the Journal of Patient Safety (2013;9(3):122–128) shocked the medical world with its finding that as many as 400,000 patients are lost each year due to preventable medical errors, making it the number three killer in the United States – third only to heart disease and cancer.  Many experts believe the appropriate use of Health Information Technology (HIT) can reduce this number.