All You Need to Know About VMware vSphere Versions

You might remember that the end of General Support for VMware vSphere 6.0 occurred on March 12, 2020, right after vSphere 7 was officially released on March 10, 2020. Whether you’ve already moved your environment(s) to VMware vSphere 6.7, or you’re still running on 6.0 and curious what the best next step is, Sirius has [...]

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 [...]

Sirius Wins at VMworld 2017

At the VMware partner recognition event held during this week’s VMworld in Las Vegas, Sirius was recognized as the VMware Hyperconverged Infrastructure Partner of the Year for Public Sector. Ben Hoch, Sirius VP of Infrastructure Solutions, and Deborah Bannworth, Senior VP of Corporate Alliances and Inside Sales, accepted the honor on behalf of Sirius. Hoch [...]

Sirius and VMware: vRealize with NSX Video

VMware and Sirius offer a practical and evolutionary approach to accelerating IT in the mobile-cloud era. Across the data center to the virtual workspace, the two work together to offer solutions clients need for cloud management platforms, network virtualization and more. Check out our recent video about VMware vRealize with NSX! The native integration of [...]

Top Three Reasons to Attend Sirius Madness

College basketball, St. Patrick’s Day, all-star partners and innovative technology can mean only one thing – Sirius Madness! Sirius is set to host the Carolinas’ premier technology conference next week on March 16 at the Westin Charlotte in North Carolina. Here are the top three reasons you don’t want to miss our biggest year yet: [...]

White Paper: Converged Infrastructure, Data Management and the Cloud

Sirius’ top architects and engineers have collaborated to produce a new Sirius white paper that walks you through the process of backup and recovery in the cloud with Nutanix, Commvault, and Amazon Web Services. The Executive Summary follows: In this world of rapid technological advancement and tremendous data growth, IT organizations are challenged to bring [...]

Two Important Things to Consider When Exploring Disaster Recovery for the Hybrid Data Center

For enterprise clients with complex, heterogeneous computing environments, Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) can be very appealing because of tremendous benefits it offers. To name just a few, DRaaS can provide clients with rapid, immediate recovery from a disaster; vast, scalable state-of-the-art infrastructure with little or no CapEx expenditures; increased flexible recovery scope options; [...]

Software-Defined Storage Is Awesome… If It Runs on Great Hardware!

It seems like everything is software-defined these days. You have software-defined networks, software-defined storage, and software-defined data centers. When did hardware get such a bad rap? After all, no matter what magic your software can do, it still requires hardware in order to run. I realize that what is really meant by software-defined is that [...]

Do You Have What It Takes to Defeat the Evil League of Latency?

Virtualized VMware environments require high performance from every component, especially storage systems. And IBM FlashSystem V9000 is your secret weapon! Click here and play the Data Dash game starring LoLo Latency, and learn how IBM FlashSystem V9000 can help you: Minimize latency and improve performance Operate with maximum efficiency in virtualized VMware environments Virtualize all [...]