Cloud Download July 2019

Let freedom ring! Unitas Global wants you to enjoy all these summer nights, so we’re making sure the scoop on the industry is conveniently at your fingertips. At the end of every month, we’ll share top industry highlights so you’re up-to-date on cloud news and can make the most informed decisions on cloud.

Enjoy another Cloud Download and doing what you enjoy most: less searching, more summer fun!


CLOUD DOWNLOAD: INDUSTRY HIGHLIGHTS

 

GARTNER: 2019 STRATEGIC ROADMAP FOR NETWORKING

GARTNER: 2019 STRATEGIC ROADMAP FOR NETWORKING 

To optimize the performance, agility, and cost-effectiveness of networks, I&O leaders should adopt new technologies and processes, as well as transform their culture.

Read the findings here.

Patrick Cloud Spend

HOW MUCH CAN UNITAS OPTIMIZE YOUR CLOUD CONNECTIVITY SPEND?

We asked Unitas Global CEO, Patrick Shutt, to tell us more about how we help our clients save money with Unitas solutions.

In one use case, we enabled our client to save $1.5 million on their connectivity spend!

Watch our short video here.

Department of Defense

UNITAS RANKED AMONG WORLD'S MOST ELITE MSPS U.S. DEPT OF DEFENSE JOINT ENTERPRISE DEFENSE INFRASTRUCTURE PLAN (JEDI)

Unitas Global VP of Cloud Architecture, Chris Smith, shares the significance of the potential JEDI contract with the U.S. government–the $10 billion contract could be awarded to one public cloud leader, which could cause huge security issues. “[It] would give bad actors just one target to focus on should they want to undermine the military’s IT backbone.” 

Learn more here.

Buildings In Sky

MULTI-CLOUD: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE BIGGEST TREND IN CLOUD COMPUTING

Enterprises today are adopting multi-cloud strategies to exploit best of breed solutions, avoid vendor lock-in, and achieve improved performance, compliance, and resilience.

Read the article here.

SECURITY MERITS OF CLOUD

Unitas Global CTO and Co-Founder, Grant Kirkwood, expounds upon the security benefits cloud infrastructure provides for the enterprise–and the difficulty a mid-sized company may have in managing their own security. 

By partnering with an MSP that has the resources + staff to properly manage security for numerous enterprises, mid-sized companies are able to leverage a cost-effective, secure solution.

Check out the blog here

Hands Typing

CLOUD ADOPTION DRIVES THE EVOLUTION OF APPLICATION DELIVERY CONTROLLERS

Application delivery controllers (ADCs) are on the precipice of shifting from traditional hardware appliances to software form factors. This article recommends evaluating your vendors’ software based solutions and focus on automating as much as possible. 

Read the article here

Yes Man Celebrating

UNITAS RANKED AMONG WORLD'S MOST ELITE MSPS

For the third year in a row, Unitas has been ranked as a top global MSP on the Channel Futures MSP 501 list.

Get the full scoop here.

Grant Blue Overlay

HOW DOES CLOUD ENABLE ENTERPRISES TO OPTIMIZE THEIR DIGITAL TRANSFORMATIONS?

Unitas CTO and Co-Founder, Grant Kirkwood, discusses how our clients are using cloud technologies to change the way they operate to become more competitive, more responsive to customers, and more likely to become a market leader. Sign me up!

Watch the short video here

Benny Chills

THAT'S ALL, FOLKS!

Hope you enjoyed this month’s edition of the CLOUD DOWNLOAD!