Case Study: NEBCO Optimizes Infrastructure with a Hybrid Cloud Solution

Recognizing its legacy data center would require significant investment to replace aging equipment, a major construction organization with multiple divisions needed help evaluating better alternatives. With Sirius’ help, NEBCO found a solution. NEBCO Chief Information Officer Shawn Paskevic had this to say about Sirius: “I’m certain that the reason our migration went so well is [...]

Envision the Future of Your Data Today With Leveraged Hybrid Cloud

Now more than ever, the world runs on data. Businesses are capturing, analyzing and storing a growing amount of data at an ever-increasing pace and using it to fuel better productivity, innovation and revenue. The IT department is now responsible for a massive amount of enterprise data that includes social data, new data created from [...]

Your AWS Cloud Journey: Step Two – Enabling SSO

Missed the previous entry? Read Step One here Single sign-on (SSO) is an access control method that allows a user to access the resources of multiple applications by logging in with just one set of credentials. This type of centralized authorization provides strengthened security and increased productivity by allowing users quick access to needed [...]

Your AWS Cloud Journey: Step One – Initial Set Up & Org Design

Nephelococcygia. Yep, it is an actual word. Pronounced neph·e·lo·coc·cy·gia. According to Urbandictionary.com, it means “the act of seeking and finding shapes in the clouds.” Just like that word, the cloud journey can be overwhelming and even a tad bit scary at first. But if you take it step-by-step, get the terminology down and find [...]

The Azure Stack: A Primer for Putting Cloud in Your Data Center

As businesses move to the cloud, they are realizing just how dynamic and scalable it can be. From availability and scalability to the ease of provisioning, the cloud can help organizations leverage many different resources as a service. Whether it’s a virtual machine, an app service or a function, there is a little something for [...]

New Technologies and Tips for Becoming Data-Driven in 2019

NetApp Insight 2018 saw record-breaking turnout, with over 5,000 attendees. Keynote speeches were standing-room-only. If that’s any indication, it surely reflects just how widely NetApp’s focus resonated with Insight goers—and that focus was all about data. From Insight sessions to partnership and solutions announcements, all of NetApp’s efforts seem to be geared toward supporting a [...]

Forge and Navigate a Transformation for Your Business with 6 Keys to Success

“Transformation” is a buzzword in the IT industry today. But what does transformation really mean and, more specifically, what does transformation mean for your business? The rush to incorporate new technologies won’t serve your business well unless you have a well-defined mission statement with a solid business case before you begin. Business transformation is not [...]

Five Factors Driving Xaas Demands

Digital transformation is making market disruption the norm, challenging IT leaders to embrace innovation more aggressively. To this end, an increasing number of IT leaders and their organizations are looking to leverage specialty service providers to augment their organization’s IT team. From cloud services to storage and managed services, Anything-as-a-Service (XaaS) is predicted to dominate [...]