Why Having a Disaster Recovery Plan Will Increase Your Revenue

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Tuesday, October 2nd 2012 — Categories: Disaster Recovery

There’s a saying that goes “Hope for sunshine, but prepare for rain.” As our world goes more digital, our need for data storage grows. There needs to be places to house all this information that is available at our fingertips. That is where cloud-hosting comes into play. Not only does it save operational costs, but almost more importantly, it can save your company when it comes to disaster recovery…

Continue Reading...

Cloud Hosting for Small Businesses

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, September 26th 2012 — Categories: Cloud Hosting

Are you a small business considering a move to a cloud based infrastructure? Here are seven reasons that you should and they all revolve around saving money because you are in a place to reap the highest ROI. If you are hesitant to make the jump, understanding the true value of cloud hosting for small businesses may change your mind.

Continue Reading...

Cloud Computing Defined: IaaS vs. SaaS vs. PaaS

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, September 19th 2012 — Categories: Cloud Hosting, Cloud Hosting, FAQs

Chances are, if you were to ask 10 people at a cloud computing event the question, “What is cloud computing?”, you would get 10 different answers. This can be really frustrating to those trying to learn more. The reason for this confusion is that there are so many ways that the cloud can be utilized. It might be best to think of cloud computing in terms of SaaS - software as a service,  PaaS - Platform as a Service and IaaS - Infrastructure as a Service.

Continue Reading...

Beginner’s Guide to VMware Terms

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, September 12th 2012 — Categories: VMware, FAQs

Over 60% of companies utilizing a cloud infrastructure are using a VMware based solution. There’s good reason for this, too. Green House Data became a part of the VMware partner network for many reasons, but here is the short list:

Continue Reading...

What’s the Difference Between VPS and Cloud Servers?

Written by Joe Kozlowicz on Wednesday, September 5th 2012 — Categories: Cloud Hosting, FAQs

There is a lot of talk these days about cloud computing, or cloud hosting. Many companies are using these terms loosely to discuss either VPS or cloud servers (public or private). But, what do these terms mean? You will definitely see a difference when you look at the price tag, so understanding what each of these services are will help you in your quest to determine the best option for you or your company.

Continue Reading...