Category: Ajubeo Blog

Some Eye-Opening Stats from our Downtime Calculator There has been a lot of conversation around cost of downtime and the effect it has on business. A short time ago Ajubeo wanted to get a better understanding of the impact businesses are experiencing or perceive when a system outage occurs. As you probably realize, it’s important […]

The frustrations of a bad backup, business continuity, and DR strategy Picture this scenario. You’re sitting at your desk minding your own business (reading Reddit….) when all of a sudden, everything stops working. You can’t get your data, the systems won’t open………….and what the heck is this thing called CRYPTOLOCKER and how did it encrypt […]

Once again, in 2016 some of the major cloud providers and IT companies had system failures that drastically affected clients on a large scale. It is as important as ever to have a cloud provider with a track record of critical system uptime and a 100% uptime SLA guarantee. Careful about that guarantee to make […]

Importance of IT Compliance Compliance in IT is an important topic today. Many IT departments struggle with it as regulations create additional processes and documentation work. For example, IT service providers or even IT departments use certifications around the ISO 27000 family to present themselves as security compliant and ready to provide a strong position […]

Approaching Disaster Recovery When IT teams begin to approach disaster recovery, thoughts immediately go to purchasing a building and filling it with people and equipment. The capital and operational expenses are beyond significant, so much so, that most of the time it is left out of the budget. This is especially true for organizations that […]

Planning your backup strategy takes dedicated resources and critical thought to what needs to be backed up and how. When it comes to your virtual infrastructure, are you continuously missing SLAs and suering from poor visibility into your VM utilization? It’s time to take control of your entire backup and virtual environment! Here are some […]

What are the hidden costs of downtime? By Justin Kraft, Director of Marketing, Ajubeo “Downtime cost isn’t currently calculated because we don’t get that many complaints” -Anonymous CIO Downtime calculations are based on a measure that can be measured. The reasons seem obvious; having an actual number makes the discussion easier with various departments and […]

Disaster Recovery Failures Recently, we have seen many headlines of major IT downtime outages. Southwest Airlines, Delta Airlines, Facebook, and many more have all been victims with the costs in the millions. Although your costs may not be as substantial, have no doubt they have a huge impact and cost. Determining your cost can sometimes […]

Cloud solutions are becoming normal for data and applications within every company. These solutions are now allowing companies greater scalability and to create more efficiency and performance while reducing costs. Having said this, it is important to know, no matter how big the provider you are working with complications can still exist. We created an […]

How can MSPs and VARs better qualify cloud prospects? A common question we get from our partner channel (VARS and MSPs) is: How can I better qualify prospects for cloud solutions? Understanding the points of pain or solution types needed for potential clients is key to success. Your goal should always be to help them […]