Infrastructure as a service

Repurposing IT – How cloud-based VMware infrastructure enables better strategic focus

Posted on 07.12.2019 in Cloud Computing, business outcomes, Infrastructure as a service, digital transformation, IT Leadership

How strategic is your IT team? Ask two questions to get a sense of your strategic value: Ask the employees in your organization whether they feel like Information Technology makes the organization run more effectively. As an IT professional, ask yourself whether your IT team helps your organization get the most out of its critical […]

Hyperscale or Enterprise Cloud? Let Your Applications Decide – Part I

Posted on 06.18.2019 in Infrastructure as a service, public cloud, hybrid cloud, Multi-cloud

While many think buying cloud services is as easy as choosing between AWS or Azure, educated buyers explore all the options – both hyperscale and enterprise clouds – and choose the environment that will maximize application performance while optimizing cloud spend. Often, this best-of-breed approach leads to complex multi-cloud and hybrid IT environments that consist […]

Expedient Enterprise Cloud vs. On-Prem VMware – The business case for turnkey infrastructure as a service

Posted on 05.29.2019 in Cloud Computing, IaaS, Infrastructure as a service, On Premise Cloud, digital transformation, Enterprise Cloud, VMware, DevOps

Just about everyone in IT has used VMware’s vSphere to build and/or operate an on-premise or colocated cluster at some point or another. vSphere enables you to take a group of hosts, form them into a cluster, and run virtual machines on top. vCenter server provides some great features like the ability to migrate a […]

Are your IT skill sets the best reason for selecting enterprise cloud infrastructure?

Posted on 02.12.2019 in Cloud Computing, business outcomes, IaaS, Infrastructure as a service, managed services

Most of the organizations we meet with tell us that their IT complexity continues to increase. Infrastructure teams that continue to purchase and operate data center servers, storage and network infrastructure have dozens of choices at the beginning of each hardware refresh cycle. System software choices like hypervisors, management add-ons, automation, monitoring and predictive analytics […]

Get the Most Bang for your Buck with Expedient Enterprise Cloud

Posted on 02.06.2019 in Cloud Computing, IaaS, Infrastructure as a service, public cloud

The cloud game is complex, constantly evolving, and competitive. And while it seems like the names AWS and Azure have become almost synonymous with cloud, nearly all cloud pundits agree that the cloud landscape really requires two types of clouds: an Enterprise Cloud, where the applications need to have hardware redundancy, and an Application Cloud, […]

Updating your IT infrastructure? Did you include risk in your evaluation process?

Posted on 12.12.2018 in Cloud Computing, Virtual Colocation, Data Centers, Infrastructure Availability, SaaS, IaaS, Infrastructure as a service

Most traditional IT infrastructure teams are faced with the necessity of periodically updating their hardware stack.  It’s true whether they use colocation or in-house data centers.  The servers, storage, networking, security and data protection equipment and licensing all become outdated and are usually replaced in a cycle every three to five years. Hardware refresh events […]

Expedient Team Attends Gartner Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference

Posted on 12.11.2018 in Cloud Computing, Infrastructure as a service, hybrid cloud, digital transformation

The 2018 Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations & Cloud Strategies Conference (GartnerIOCS) was held at the Venetian in Las Vegas in early December. Nearly 3,000 attendees, including members of the Expedient team, participated and learned about new trend analysis in cloud and IT infrastructure. Guided by the latest impartial Gartner research, and input from infrastructure & […]

Nobody Ever Got Fired for Buying Hyperscale… Until They Did

Posted on 11.19.2018 in Cloud Computing, IaaS, Infrastructure as a service, public cloud

One of the oldest and most well-known sayings in IT is “Nobody ever got fired for buying IBM.” The meaning is simple. Many IT leaders choose to play it safe when selecting vendors or products. By buying well-recognized brands, they feel that they are making a safe decision that won’t get them fired. Sadly, the […]

Request a Quote

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
AICPA SOC CRN Managed Service Provider 500 logo Top Work places logo CRN Solution Provider 500 logo MSP Mentor 501 logo