Green Cloud Blog

Strategies, observations and thought leadership from the Green Cloud team.

The Case for Managed Cloud Services Providers

Complex IT scenarios used to be the stuff of NASA, militaries and Fortune 500 companies. Small businesses were immune to the complexities of highly available, multi-platform, multi-vendor, compliant, distributed, vulnerable IT systems. Those days are long gone, as we...

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Bringing the Cloud Down to Earth for Uncertain End-Users

The cloud is now a mature technology, but despite the successful adoption of the cloud by many large and vital organizations — even US intelligence and law enforcement agencies — many small- to medium-sized businesses still approach the cloud with caution. A lot of...

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Your Success is Our Success – and That’s Different

In a previous post, I discussed how we compare with the hyper-scalers like Amazon and Microsoft. In this post I'd like to discuss how we compare with other mid-tier providers or datacenter providers with cloud offerings. The answer is simple. Our focus. We focus on...

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Career Opportunities at Green Cloud Are Limitless

We have a team culture at Green Cloud that really grew out of necessity as an emerging company. From the beginning, everyone at Green Cloud has had to wear multiple hats to deal with the many ups and downs of a (relatively) new business, especially one that has...

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Meet Green Cloud’s Product Management Team!

One of our chief priorities at Green Cloud is partner enablement, and as we’ve grown, we’ve upgraded our enablement resources to meet demand. Until now, we’ve shared this responsibility among the entire team, each of us wearing multiple hats as needed to resolve...

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The Other Side of Meltdown and Spectre Defense

I have been very surprised by how there has been so much talk about resolving the Intel speculative execution bugs (aka ‘meltdown’ and ‘spectre’), but so little talk about detection and prevention of the actual attack vectors. Patches have had issues, been rolled...

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Looking Back, Looking Forward

2017 was a big year for Green Cloud. We kicked off the year by acquiring Cirrity and forming the largest 100% channel-focused, independent cloud service provider. We had our first annual partner summit, rolled out our new partner portal and were named to the INC 5000...

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