The cloud allows businesses to take a more hands-off approach to managing their IT resources. And the hybrid cloud is rapidly becoming the most popular option in this category, especially for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). Hybrid clouds are a combination of private and public clouds.
What Does Resiliency Mean in I.T.?
When you talk with most clients, their answer to this question is quite simply, “we can’t be down.”. While this is an optimal desired state for all, the cost for achieving this is not affordable for most companies.
It’s timely that I author this one from Las Vegas for a multitude of reasons. The obvious one is Casino’s. In a way, they were the originators of finding ways to detect and prevent hackers. But the real reason it’s timely is that I am at the Nutanix Sales Kickoff “Xcelerate FY2019”.
While we feature Splunk in our infographic for this particular layer, there is so much that is inherent in Nutanix that is built around security, so I believe that it is important to start there.
According to Statcounter’s June 2018 web browser usage report, Google Chrome accounts for nearly 60 percent of worldwide market share. Yet despite this whopping account, only a few business users employ any of the productivity-boosting extensions offered in Chrome’s web store. Read on to find out if one of our favorite extensions could solve your […]
The internet is indispensable for improving business productivity, but it’s also an outlet for procrastination. With unfettered access to the internet, it’s easy to stray away from your important work responsibilities. Fortunately, web monitoring can ensure your employees don’t overuse non-work-related sites. Time-saving measures Internet monitoring software saves employees from visiting entertainment, gaming, or online […]
Previously in this series, we discussed the Software-Defined ecosystem vision which Cima Solutions Group has built around Nutanix in order to deliver the most complete and easy to manage infrastructure in the business. Today we will take you through our point of view on the Virtual Layer.
VoIP apps let users send messages, make phone calls, and do other tasks through an internet connection. Most apps offer the essential services for free, and they can harmonize with your devices for consistent usage. Here are some of the top VoIP apps. WhatsApp The increasingly popular WhatsApp provides more than just text chats between […]
Many business users are becoming more and more concerned about data privacy. If you’re a Windows 10 user and you’re concerned about how the operating system collects your data, follow these tips to ensure your data’s protection. Slip off the grid Thanks to location tracking, nearby restaurants and future weather predictions are at your fingertips. […]
When it comes to Internet security, most small businesses don’t have security policies in place. And considering that employee error is one of the most common causes of a security breach, it makes sense to implement rules your staff needs to follow. Here are four things your IT policies should cover. Internet In today’s business […]
In our last blog we introduced you to the Software Defined Data Center built around the foundation that is Nutanix. With Cima being a company who grew up predominantly as a hardware company, I thought we would start with the physical layer.