Truly a Time to Reflect

Truly a Time to Reflect

Written by Steve Gruber I’m taking a departure from writing about technology, cloud, or services in order to address something that’s been weighing heavy on my heart.  A few weeks ago, on a Monday morning, our company and team suddenly without notice lost a friend and...
The State (Noise) of Our DR Industry

The State (Noise) of Our DR Industry

Written by Steve Gruber Throughout my 25 years in the Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery industry, I have never heard so much noise.  Talk about an information overload.  It seems that in the recent past, it was much easier to steer customers toward strategies and...
What Happened To Service?

What Happened To Service?

Written by Steve Gruber When was the last time you truly received excellent service?  I’m referring to the type of service that made you stand up and actually take notice of what the word excellence really means. We live in a world where, I believe, mediocre service...
Hurricane Harvey and #HoustonStrong

Hurricane Harvey and #HoustonStrong

The media will bring you the facts. Houston has been hit by one of the largest storms of the century. Despite this catastrophe, Houstonians have come together demonstrating compassion for their neighbors in need. The community at large has come together like never...

Resiliency

According to Webster, resiliency is: 1. the capability of a strained body to recover its size and shape after deformation caused especially by compressive stress 2. an ability to recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change I think that the word has more...

Zerto or Veeam?

As a director working in the field of disaster recovery, I often get asked which backup and replication software is better: Zerto or Veeam. The short answer is that I highly recommend both. Each has their own unique qualities. Both are consumer friendly, and most...