About Viv Perry

Viv Perry is a Senior Corporate Communications Specialist with Sirius Computer Solutions.

Sirius Ranks 91 on CRN’s 2020 Fast Growth 150 List

CRN, a brand of the Channel Company®, named Sirius to its 2020 Fast Growth 150 list. Sirius’ ranking represents a rise over last year’s 102 spot. Click here for more details. The list recognizes the fastest-growing technology integrators, solution providers, and IT consultants in North America for substantial growth and performance. “Evolution within the IT [...]

Multistate Healthcare System’s Hardware Refresh Boosts Efficiencies and Lowers Costs

A healthcare system comprising scores of hospitals and hundreds of care facilities needed a hardware refresh for its electronic health record (EHR) system to meet the capacity and availability needs of growing clinical systems and applications. The client also needed greater efficiencies, reliability and manageability—as well as more robust security—in a time of aggressive growth [...]

Sirius Case Study: A Recovery That Began Before a RobinHood Ransomware Attack

The odyssey began with a panicked phone call. A Sirius enterprise client had just experienced complete data loss. The RobinHood ransomware virus infected every Windows instance in his environment. All Windows infrastructure data was impacted, including data for web servers, accounting, claims, payroll, human resources and more. The Sirius solution architect—who designed and implemented the [...]

Sirius Case Study: Mobilizing Pop-up Drive-through Testing For COVID-19

A healthcare system needed to respond rapidly to the COVID-19 pandemic with pop-up drive-through testing sites. But first they needed a way to secure network connections between testing sites and their data center. To help, Sirius developed a technology-agnostic solution with secure network connections between drive-through clinics and their data centers. The solution made it [...]

Video Success Story: Pivoting Toward Hyperconverged for Unlimited Growth

Turner Industries Group, LLC, an organization with a history of leveraging technology to improve efficiencies and increase job-site safety, needed to modernize and simplify a traditional Tier 3 infrastructure. They had to relocate their production data center and establish a disaster recovery (DR) solution on an aggressive timetable with no downtime and with flexible financing [...]

Sirius Named to CRN’s 2020 MSP 500 List in the Security Category

CRN, a leading IT news organization and a brand of The Channel Company, recently ranked Sirius among its 2020 Managed Services Provider (MSP) 500 List in the Security 100 category. This list identifies North American solution providers that deliver operational efficiencies, IT system improvements, and a higher rate of return on investments for their clients, according [...]

Case Study: Transforming Security for a Widely Dispersed Organization

A construction and real estate corporation with over 1,200 employees and 25 business entities in 35 locations needed to ensure the integrity and availability of their data and systems. With help from Sirius, the client developed a foundation for— and implemented ongoing processes to ensure — a strong security program. The results were outstanding: Reduced [...]

Circinus Improves Public Safety Through Large-Scale Open-Source Data Analytics

Circinus LLC is a leading provider of operational intelligence, training and support. The company uses sophisticated, integrated security solutions to help government clients identify security threats from a variety of sources, and turn that information into actionable intelligence. Running on the IBM LinuxONE platform (an IBM Z mainframe configured to run Linux exclusively) and IBM [...]

Case Study: College Experiences Catastrophic Disk-System Failure

Imagine experiencing a simultaneous double-disk failure on your disk-storage appliance backing up your database and primary storage pools. The drive failures cause your server applications to crash, corrupt your database and cause a complete data loss of your storage pools. That’s exactly what happened recently to one Sirius client. Recovery from tape storage can take [...]