Prior to the adoption of the Cloud, business IT was primarily designed for consumption behind firewalls. Often, IT infrastructure was sold to individual business units and inter-organization sharing of IT resources was far and few.
The concept of hyperconvergence is relatively new in the field of cloud and virtualization computing. It’s become a bit of a buzzword in today’s business environment because it claims to be facilitating new efficiencies that are truly groundbreaking. At Calance we can speak to these efficiencies first hand.
Many companies have started using public cloud to host non-critical applications and for storage. Some have gone further, moving significant parts of more critical applications to the cloud. Implementing a disaster recovery plan is an important aspect of mainframe. In this article, I will first explain how we implement cloud solutions for our clients, then highlight the factors that determine the best disaster recovery solution for your business.
Calance went with market-leader AWS in order to achieve the following improvements in DR services:
- Reduce up to 85% in infrastructure CapEx.
- Reduce ongoing maintenance cost.
- Achieve higher Recovery Point Objective and Recovery Time Objectives.
- No dependency on any OEMs hardware.
- Storage replication using an enterprise-grade Internet link.