Data Center

Taming the Infrastructure Monster with Optimization

If your business requires high-performance computing and you’re still running legacy systems that use long-outdated processors, you are slowly but surely falling further behind the technology curve. Older servers take up more space and have to work harder to accommodate the workload that newer, more efficient servers support and run with ease. You can always [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:21+00:00December 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Taming the Infrastructure Monster with Optimization

Sirius Wins Prestigious Cisco Partner Summit Awards

(From left to right) Jeff Sharritts (SVP, Americas, Cisco), Richard Zimmermann (VP of Infrastructure Solutions, Northeast Region), Cindy Soukup (VP of Infrastucture Solutions, Sirius), Elicia Jones Hunter (National Partner Account Manager, Cisco), Stacy Betts (Sr. Director, National Partner Organization, Cisco), Jason Parry (VP of Client Solutions, Force 3), and Rick Snyder (SVP, Americas Partner [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:25+00:00November 28th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Sirius Wins Prestigious Cisco Partner Summit Awards

Case Study: Sirius Helps a County Government Simplify, Protect and Manage Its Data Centers

A metropolitan county government serving a population of 250,000 needed to modernize its dated data centers. Read this case study and learn how this Sirius client of more than a decade was able to implement a cost-effective infrastructure platform based on a VersaStack converged infrastructure that is actively mirrored across both of its data centers. [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:38+00:00September 4th, 2018|Blog, Case Study|Comments Off on Case Study: Sirius Helps a County Government Simplify, Protect and Manage Its Data Centers

The High Performance Enterprise Cloud

With the growing trend toward digital transformation, and increased expectations on IT leaders to manage more with less money, one type of architecture has been steadily growing in popularity due to its ability to dramatically simplify day-to-day data center operations. Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) was introduced in 2014, and has since been used to advance resource [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:41:46+00:00July 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on The High Performance Enterprise Cloud

Automation – An Important Part of your Data Center

Today’s data center architectures are becoming more complex and increasingly software-defined, making them increasingly difficult to manage without a strong automation strategy. Agile processes have brought great changes to the supporting application development landscape. Now, we must manage a complete, end-to-end pipeline starting with new coding and faster practices, and then move into new testing [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:17+00:00October 6th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Automation – An Important Part of your Data Center

Four Things You Need to Refresh Your Data Center

So, your systems are aging and it’s time to make data center upgrades. You have the option to “rip and replace,” but this process can disrupt application availability and productivity. When it comes to making upgrades, whether physical replacements or data migrations, traditional enterprise storage solutions can be limiting in terms of having the ability [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:23+00:00August 4th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Are You Harnessing the Full Value of Your Data?

Size and industry doesn’t matter – data is a valuable asset to any organization. According to Gartner, by 2020, more than seven billion people and businesses, and close to 35 billion devices, will be connected to the Internet. As a result, there will be a significant increase in the speed and volume of data handled [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:27+00:00June 26th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Flash, You’re It: Preparing for IT Changes in the Future

Storage infrastructures should have the ability to keep pace with dynamic business requirements and changing flash technologies, while providing long-term investment protection. If the limits of your current storage infrastructure are affecting your bottom line, it’s time to take a long, hard look at how you’re using flash storage. Ready to advance your data center? [...]

By |2017-06-22T15:43:47+00:00June 22nd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Six Steps to Stronger IT

By 2018, 25% of data center investments will go to supporting next-gen workloads. In the next two years, 30% of businesses will experience failure due to hardware obsolescence. Last-generation IT assets can’t perform to today’s business expectations. Think your IT is as strong as it can be? Consider these strategic steps to speed IT service [...]

By |2017-03-21T09:16:30+00:00February 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Breaking Your Data Center’s Bottleneck

We all know what a bottleneck is. Perhaps the most common image of a bottleneck that all of us have experienced is a glass bottle of ketchup: No matter how hard we shake it, the thick ketchup gets stuck in the narrow neck of the bottle, and then very slowly – and eventually – it [...]

By |2018-12-26T21:42:46+00:00December 14th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments