StratoGrid Advisory Blog

Put your network on a security diet?

Is your organization network security keep’s you up at night? Ever get the feeling that your network is a few kilograms heavier than the ideal body mass index? You are not alone! When we consider...

Is your IT department still firefighting?

In 2006, whatis.com defined  firefighting as “…an emergency allocation of IT resources, required to deal with  unforeseen problems.”  A few years later, a leading IT research group noted, “Fifty-two percent of IT departments classify their current...

Leveraging the cloud to drive down TCO and CAPEX

It is an undeniable fact that the cloud continues to disrupt all aspects of the IT landscape, and I truly believe that's a good thing. Businesses of all types are taking advantage of the cloud...

Is the “cloud” the right fit for my organization?

Is your organization considering the move of your critical data and IT services to the cloud providers? Many small and medium size business are already using some form of cloud services. Examples are Office 365,...

SMB Dependence on Cost Effective IT Continuity Service Delivery

Today’s business dependence for reliable and always available IT Services is at an all time high. Customers and stakeholders appetite for service interruptions are very low, and pressures on IT service providers and IT departments to...

Organizations must develop IT Disaster Recovery plan

A number of year back, I was involved with a large Canadian organization that experienced a complete system outage. This outage was a result of two city-wide blackouts that occurred within the same 30 minutes’...