Posts by Zenlayer

Planning for Success in a Multi-Cloud Environment

multicloud

84 percent of companies use a multi-cloud strategy today, according to Rightscale’s 2019 State of the Cloud. It’s easy to see why CIOs are going all in – their IT teams can enjoy scalable workloads, say goodbye to vendor lock-in, reduce the risk of service interruptions and choose the right cloud for specific workload requirements. However,…

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3 Key Reasons Businesses Are Migrating to IPv6

IPv6 has been an approved network layer protocol for over a decade now, but adoption has been slow until recent years – simply because there weren’t enough compelling reasons for deployment. However, due to the explosion in applications, data and IT services, more IPv4 addresses are being depleted. With future scalability of the Internet (and…

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How You Can Improve Mobile Delivery Throughout Your Network

Mobile Delivery Network

Mobile is quickly becoming the consumer’s device of choice because of its availability to connect whenever, wherever. Therefore it’s vital to optimize mobile delivery throughout your network. While there may be limits on a consumer’s mobile provider, your business has multiple ways to optimize the way the end user receives content. Modifying your strategy to…

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6 Reasons Why You Should Outsource your IT Infrastructure

Outsourcing IT Infrastructure

  Your IT infrastructure is the foundation your business runs on. Managing your own IT infrastructure is challenging, yet it is mission critical. Working with an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) company can reduce risk and ensures uptime. With the right IT infrastructure and correct deployment strategies, there’s no limit to how much your business is can do. Here…

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Network Outage Resiliency Plan

Network Resiliency Plan

We all strive for perfection and promise 99.99% uptime. But outages happen. Natural disasters, cyber attacks, and simple human error can lead to random outages. It’s not a matter of if, but when. This is why it’s important to be prepared like a scout. Every business needs an outage resiliency plan to recover as quickly as possible.…

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Measuring Data Center Downtime

Data Center Downtime

If your business relies on data centers, any downtime will negatively affect your business. Are you measuring and monitoring its performance? By measuring Data Center Downtime (DCD) as a business metric, you’ll quickly see if your service provider is helping or harming your business. You’ll also see if any changes need to be made for better performance. The Hidden Costs…

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