Written by Todd Brown

Todd Brown is the VP of Sales and Marketing at Cima Solutions Group and the Co-Founder and CEO of Cowork Suites. He has 21 years experience in the technology sales, marketing and strategy. Prior to joining Cima Solutions Group, Todd worked at IBM in various sales and sales executive roles including IBM Business Unit Executive for Midmarket West and Global Mid Market Strategy Leader. Todd has a degree in Sociology from Michigan State University.

Cima Blog - Hybrid cloud: Understanding the benefits, and making your move

By now, you’ve probably learned at least something about the potential benefits of moving your IT systems to the cloud, and perhaps you’re already thinking of how to go about making the move. At the same time, exploring the cloud has most likely led you to realize that it isn’t a good fit for all of your workloads. This is where the concept of the hybrid cloud comes into play. By joining one or more public cloud instances together with private cloud or on premises systems, you’ll be able to design a complete integrated IT infrastructure that capitalizes on the best aspects of all its individual parts.

cima + splunk

In the previous post in this series, we provided a brief introduction to the new partnership between Cima Solutions Group and Splunk. While the log analysis and log management tools Splunk offers can benefit you whether your organization plans to run an on-premises or a cloud environment, perhaps the best way to benefit from the new partnership is to blend the two together, by taking advantage of the hybrid cloud capabilities of Cima. In this post, we’ll explore the intersection between Cima’s hybrid cloud and Splunk’s log management capabilities in greater detail.

security intelligence

The world of IT is changing around us as we speak. The advent of revolutionary new technologies like cloud and big data and analytics has created a variety of new opportunities for IT teams to perform better, a fact that has been widely recognized by industry observers. However, this new level of opportunity also comes with a dark side, in the form of increased security threats.