Green Cloud Blog

Strategies, observations and thought leadership from the Green Cloud team.
Meet Green Cloud’s Product Management Team!

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

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

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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Why Does Green Cloud Compete with the Big Providers?

Why Does Green Cloud Compete with the Big Providers?

We get asked all the time, “Why would you try to compete with huge companies like Amazon, Microsoft, Google, and IBM?” It’s an easy answer: We do it because this isn't our first rodeo. The executive team at Green Cloud has decades of experience in building strong...

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Green Cloud at IT Nation 2017

Green Cloud at IT Nation 2017

The Green Cloud crew headed down to Orlando at the beginning of November for IT Nation, the channel’s largest solution provider conference. It’s our favorite event of the year (other than our own partner conference, that is), and we always work hard to make it a fun...

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Cloud Storage in the SMB Shows Lots of Room for Growth

As consumer acceptance of the cloud grows, small businesses are becoming more comfortable about adopting the cloud to handle major facets of their IT operations, particularly when it comes to storing their data. This growing comfort with cloud storage provides VARs...

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Disaster Recovery Doesn’t Have to Be a Disaster

Disasters come in many forms. Some are freak, random events that strike out of the blue. Others are completely-preventable lapses in human judgment, or even the result of a malicious act. For any organization, an interruption in operations can be, well, disastrous....

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A Real-Life Example of Planning for Disaster Recovery

DaaS solutions prove their worth when the unexpected happens…even for us. When we talk about disaster recovery and business continuity, we often think about it in terms of a catastrophe—destructive events that directly impact an organization’s physical location and...

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