Life After COVID-19: Preparing Your I&O for What Comes Next

Gartner’s top trends impacting infrastructure and operations are still relevant As business leaders around the globe find their infrastructure and operations (I&O) tested by the fallout from COVID-19, many are discovering “cracks in the armor.” Unlike a cyberattack or natural disaster, a pandemic can affect operations globally for unknown periods of time, threatening the workforce [...]

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 [...]

How Zero-trust Micro-segmentation Strengthens Cybersecurity Defense

Cybersecurity is a battlefield—one that is changing fast, with mobile workforces, remote devices, and access and data everywhere. The IT landscape doesn’t look like it did even five years ago. The perimeter is less defined and larger than ever. There are more attack vectors, more vulnerabilities and more exploits than ever before. Organizations of all [...]

Healthcare Bot Helps Providers Manage COVID-19 Inquiries

As the COVID-19 pandemic reaches into more communities, many hospitals, clinics and providers are being inundated with inquiries from people who are concerned they may have been exposed and need treatment. To prevent healthcare organizations from being overwhelmed by inquiries, and to ensure that only those who truly need help enter the system, it is [...]

Pop-up COVID-19 Clinics Stress IT Resources, Infrastructure

Many healthcare organizations are planning for—or have already begun—the process of rolling out pop-up or mobile COVID-19 clinics to support expanded coronavirus testing. As witnessed with the Ebola outbreak in 2014 and other events that have impacted patient health on a large scale, we anticipate these mobile clinics will result in healthcare organizations’ reconsideration of [...]

Sirius Named Gigamon Americas Partner of the Year

Sirius is honored to be awarded Gigamon’s Americas Partner of the Year. This recognition was announced recently at the 2020 Gigamon Sales Kick Off in Santa Clara, California. This award acknowledges Sirius’ efforts in helping our clients secure their digital transformation journey through the differentiation and support of Gigamon solutions. Gigamon provides network visibility and [...]

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 [...]

The End is Near for VMware vSphere 6.0. Are You Prepared?

March 12, 2020 marks the End of General Support for vSphere 6.0 and if you’re worried about what your next step is, you’ve come to the right place. Brandon Seymour, Sirius senior solutions architect and VMware subject matter expert, has created a Life After 6.0 guide to help you understand and navigate the benefits of [...]

How to Find Your Match Made in Cloud Heaven

Last month, we offered tips and tricks you can take to keep your business cloud breach-free. Related: Steering Clear of Security Breaches: Maintaining Cloud Integrity in 2020 The lack of a common standard framework for assessing cloud service providers (CSPs), combined with the fact that no two are the same, can sometimes make it difficult [...]

Why 2020 Will Be the Year of IT Resilience

Why is 2020 expected to be the Year of IT Resilience? Because today more than ever, organizations large and small are demanding: Decreased downtime: How does one address the exponential costs associated with downtime? Cyber-resiliency: The constant growth and ever-evolving nature of threats is staggering. Continuous data protection: Snapshot-style solutions leave gaps in operational efficiencies [...]