Bluelock Creating “Sea of Change” with Cloud-Based Disaster
Bluelock’s Recovery-as-a-Service (RaaS) offering includes a 4-Series Virtual Datacenter enabling organizations to recover critical IT resources with increased efficiency and effectiveness when an adverse situation strikes. Bluelock has two RaaS solutions, a “To-Cloud” solution for customers who want to protect data and recover workloads hosted in their own facilities, and an “In-Cloud” solution for current Bluelock cloud customers seeking regional protection. Both offerings require no re-working of applications, are easily tested and are 100 percent compatible with VMware. Bluelock’s RaaS solutions also feature a new high-availability datacenter location within the Last Vegas, NV Switch SuperNAP facility as well as deep integration with Bluelock Portfolio, Bluelock’s proprietary cost and resource management portal.
Gartner estimates that worldwide recovery as a service (RaaS) spending in 2012 was
According to Gartner, “Reducing costs and improving agility/flexibility remain two of the top reasons organizations are using cloud-based computing. As improvements continue to occur in the areas of data security, integration, management and contracting, the overall confidence is growing for using cloud-based solutions, specifically IaaS, for disaster recovery2.”