Anthony Estelle

Market Vice President - Baltimore, Boston, Washington D.C.

Bank Improves Performance with Hybrid IT Solution

Bank Improves Performance with Hybrid IT Solution

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 1 min.

Desired Business Outcome When a regional bank went through a restructuring that included downsizing its IT department and consolidating its data center to be more virtual-based, it needed to find a local IT hosting provider that could help with its continued virtualization and house its last remaining cabinets rather than pursuing construction of a new, smaller data center as...

Cybercrime: Is your data center safe?

Cybercrime: Is your data center safe?

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 3 min.

Cybercrime When it comes to data unavailability, loss of data or the need for disaster recovery, companies and even third-party hosting providers often think first of natural disasters like hurricanes, tornadoes or wildfires, but in reality, the biggest threat to an organization’s data is human-induced – accidental or purposeful. According to the study “2016 Cost of Data Center Outages”...

What to Know Before Taking a Data Center Tour

What to Know Before Taking a Data Center Tour

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 4 min.

What to Know Before Taking a Data Center Tour Touring a data center can be intimidating if you don’t know what to look for or what questions to ask. Many data centers will have the same basic components and the tours will begin to blend together if you aren’t asking the right questions. Also, do not be afraid to...

Is the Public Cloud Right for You?

Is the Public Cloud Right for You?

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 3 min.

The public cloud is available to anyone, any company, anywhere. It allows data storage, compute and applicable services to be available based only on what you need or use, which is an attractive benefit. But how do you truly know if public cloud platform is the right option for your company? The public cloud may be right for you...

What does Cleveland’s New Data Center mean for the Northeast Ohio Community?

What does Cleveland’s New Data Center mean for the Northeast Ohio Community?

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 2 min.

If you haven’t heard, Expedient completed and went live with their third and newest Cleveland data center facility, adding 13,000 square feet of space. The new available capacity will accommodate the increased demand for cloud services and related managed hosting products as well as colocation services. With the new data center facility comes the opportunity for new relationships and the...

Just How Safe is Your Data?

Just How Safe is Your Data?

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 2 min.

Just how important is a reliable and continually tested business continuity plan to the success of your business. Well consider this: 93% of companies that experience a major data loss go out of business within five years1 Medium sized businesses (101-1000) experience an average of 140 hours of  downtime every year – with an average loss in revenue of...

Avoid Operational Data Disruptions | Business Continuity

Avoid Operational Data Disruptions | Business Continuity

Anthony Estelle
Read Time 2 min.

How to Avoid Operational Data Disruptions Does your company have a data disaster and recovery plan in place? Well believe it or not, if you answered “Yes,” you may actually be in the minority. According to DRPlanning.org, at least half (but probably more) of all US corporations do not undertake disaster recovery planning. This fact becomes...