Archive of posts from 2012

How Much Does Downtime Really Cost?

How Much Does Downtime Really Cost?

Jonathan Rosenson
Read Time 3 min.

Calculating the Cost of Downtime The term “disaster recovery planning” is unfairly misleading. Because of the inclusion of the word “disaster,” the phrase tends to invoke imagery that is tied to events of epic proportion – things like, hurricanes, floods and earthquakes. However, in the IT landscape, disasters are defined with a little more subtlety. Small scale events...

Why Are Enterprises Choosing the Private Cloud?

Why Are Enterprises Choosing the Private Cloud?

Jonathan Rosenson
Read Time 3 min.

Three Concrete Reasons Why Enterprises are Choosing the Cloud The cloud computing marketplace is growing – and at a pretty impressive rate: While a recent Gartner study indicates that more than one-third of IT organizations have already implemented a private cloud computing solution, it’s important to note that this upsurge in adoption is not relegated solely to the tech...