Author Archives: Caronet

Benefits of Colocation for SMBs

Caro iStock blog image_8-5 The average SMB in today’s business climate doesn’t have a lot of extra money, time, or attention to invest anything but the necessities of operating their business. Investing in an adequate IT infrastructure is necessary, but many businesses have found it to be a challenging proposition. Colocation, however, presents a new option for SMBs that
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Caronet Provides Support Where Some Others Don’t

Caronet-iStock blog image_7-30 More and more businesses today are transitioning or considering transitioning to Cloud services. It’s hard as a business not to consider virtual infrastructure with all the talk and uproar surrounding the topic in the IT world. What makes Cloud a desirable solution? Pay for what you use billing. Easily scalable infrastructure when you need burst
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Colocation FAQs: Connectivity, Accessibility, Security and More

iStock-blog image_7-23 More businesses are beginning to understand how beneficial colocation services can be, but some questions about connectivity, accessibility, security and other services remain. These FAQs should clear up a few of the commonly asked questions so that you can focus on more business-specific questions concerning how Caronet can help you. Connectivity Q: How reliable is
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Top 3 Benefits of Scalable Cloud Hosting

blog image_6-24 Thanks to a growing number of virtual services, organizations can leverage scalability to create customized solutions for technical and data needs. Cloud hosting puts businesses in charge of their data storage and in control of their IT budget. Scalable cloud hosting is a top benefit of virtual services, and it brings a number of other
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The Impact of Flash in the Data Center

Male hands holding older and newer technology together, a concept Flash memory is efficient and small, which is one reason it’s been a staple in iPods for the past decade. Flash storage lets users load hundreds of songs, apps, and photos in pocket-sized devices. Until the past few years, however, scaling the technology to data center proportions has proven costly. Like all technologies, ongoing innovation
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Compliance Challenges for Universities in the Cloud

Blog image_6-10 Like most other organizations, universities can benefit greatly from taking advantage of cloud computing: the greater flexibility, agility, efficiency and cost savings offered by cloud can be a tremendous boon to universities everywhere. Greater data variety, greater compliance challenges However, universities also face a unique set of regulatory challenges that are wholly unlike those faced
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Is there Safety in the Cloud for Mobile Payments?

Internet shopping by cell phone - concept illustration As the payment industry works to build the next generation of payment technology, security is obviously a major concern, and with good reason: Multiple high-profile data breaches over the last couple of years clearly illustrate that our ability to use technology to protect sensitive payment information has been outstripped by the ability of criminals to
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