Monthly Archives: May 2014

High Availability and Uptime for Cloud Services – Why a Financially Backed SLA is a must!

Many companies are moving their services to the “cloud” and with this move comes the need to understand a critical term that separates the proverbial men from the boys! This term is high-availability (HA) which simply means any system or component that is continuously operational for a desirably long length of time. HA is often paired with… Read more »

It’s a Peering Issue!

Many are unfamiliar with how the internet works. In sum, the internet is simply a massive network of billions of devices connected together over TCP/IP. Connecting these networks requires peering agreements between different Internet Service Providers (ISP). These peering agreements are arrangements by which ISPs agree to carry traffic. These peering arrangements have always been the… Read more »