4 Key Practices to Successfully Adopt an IT as a Service Strategy

IT leaders often struggle to find the right mix to remain in control of managing IT capacity and costs based on current business needs – IT as a Service (ITaaS) gives organizations the power of choice to pay for only the IT services they use while decreasing time to market. Every organization’s requirements vary based [...]

How Sirius Extended a Client’s VMware Environment to the Public Cloud

Is your organization interested in expanding your existing environment without adding hardware to your data center? Sirius works with clients every day to identify the best solution for business needs such as this. In this blog, we will walk you through how we helped one of our clients—a regional insurance provider—expand its existing VMware environment [...]

5 Key Data Storage Trends to Watch For in 2021

Trends in data storage give us insight into how the storage market is changing. Data storage systems have become a mission-critical component of enterprise IT infrastructure. Organizations will need to be prepared for the next wave of the data boom by adopting storage solutions that are agile, scalable, secure and flexible. You will hear fewer [...]

Virtual Conferences – The Newest “New Normal”

No meeting up with old friends. No visiting booths and seeing cutting-edge technology in person. No ability to completely remove myself from the reaches of the daily workload. I sat on my couch and wondered: Is this virtual conference idea really going to work? I chatted with some colleagues, many of whom shared the same [...]

The 1 Question Leaders Should Ask Before Returning to the Office

Are we moving back to the office? Nearly every executive has received this question in the last year. I propose a change of perspective that has value in business conversations—why should we? In 2020, many Sirius clients were abruptly pushed into a remote operations model. Some did so with flawless execution, and some wished it [...]

3 Key Factors Influencing Data Center Modernization

For organizations trying to get a better handle on their data so they can see how it affects their business outcomes, the digital age has accelerated the need for modernizing the data centers. IT is constantly under immense pressure to improve, scale, consolidate, and optimize applications to meet the needs of their end-users. A modern [...]

Customizing Remote Desktop Gateway with AWS Auto Scaling

Regardless of whether an organization uses Amazon Web Services (AWS) Directory Service for Microsoft Active Directory (AWS Managed Microsoft AD) or Simple Active Directory (Simple AD) in their environment, management of the domain is left up to the organization. So, let’s discuss some options for managing your AWS Directory Services. To manage a freshly created [...]

On-Prem vs. Cloud: What You Need to Know About Migrating to Azure

Gone are the days where the cloud is referenced as “becoming” an essential stepping stone in companies’ digital transformation journey. The time is already here—and it’s no longer an option. Cloud technologies are currently at the center of the digital transformation revolution, and companies that have not adopted a cloud mentality are being left behind [...]

Top Concerns Around Enabling DaaS

Today’s workforce is rapidly changing, and with the development of virtual workspaces it has become increasingly convenient and relatively easy for people to work from anywhere. If your organization has not yet transitioned to using digital workspaces and is considering making the switch to a Desktop as a Service (DaaS) model, you are probably trying [...]

Sirius Takes Home Three Awards at Cisco’s Partner Summit Digital 2020

San Antonio, TX – 30 October, 2020—Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. (Sirius), a leading national IT solutions integrator, was recognized with three awards at Cisco’s annual Partner Summit this year, held digitally. The Cisco Partner Summit Digital awards reflect the top-performing partners within specific technology markets across the country. All award recipients are selected by a [...]