Network is integral to the future of hybrid infrastructure solutions, but many companies are just coming to terms with the back-end complexity of how the latest networking technologies figure into the performance, reliability, scalability and visibility of their entire footprint. INAP's Jennifer Curry discussed this topic and more on a panel entitled “The Future of Datacenter Networking and Inte...
Unless you are vigilant and diligent, public cloud spend through over provisioning, forgetting to turn off unwanted resources, not picking the right combination of instances, racking up data egress fees, and so on, can quickly make costs go awry. But public cloud cost optimization does not have to be esoteric or a long arduous road. Let’s demystify and explore ways to potentially reduce your clo...
Between 2020’s pandemic, hurricanes and wildfires, it’s never been more important to have a solid disaster recovery plan. When a company launches a disaster recovery planning process, it can be daunting task for the IT team to know what systems they need to be made available and in what order. The best starting point is to run a Business Impact Analysis.
Matt Cuneio is Vice President, Network Operations Center (NOC). He oversees our customer support teams, ensuring that our customers get top tier technical support. During his two-and-a-half-year tenure at INAP, he’s aligned all support employees to form team of roughly 95 members who support customers across all INAP products. Read on to learn more about what makes Matt tick, and how he’s worked to shatter silos in order to build a stronger INAP.
Jackie Coats is Senior Vice President, Human Resources. In this role, she puts her passion for helping employees and leaders unlock their potential and accomplish goals to good use. In our conversation, Coats discussed what drew her to this role at INAP, how she’s working with the other senior leaders to build a strong company culture and much more. Jackie brings her enthusiasm to the forefront of everything she does.
Today is IT Professionals Day. While we advocate thanking your IT team regularly, this year in particular our IT teams have taken on a lion’s share of work in helping many companies go remote, protecting us from ongoing cyberthreats and accelerating digital transformation initiatives. Check out our five reasons to thank your IT team.
Kubernetes is a portable, extensible platform for managing containerized workloads and services. It is an increasingly popular tool for moving workloads efficiently across platforms with less overhead than traditional virtual machines (VMs). Kubernetes’s capability to automate application orchestration, scaling and management makes it a very attractive lightweight platform for deploying workloads at large scale. It has been gaining momentum as a form of building cloud-like environments for web-scale type of applications, especially on bare metal servers.