Introducing CIO Corner: In the Mind of a CIO
In the ever-changing world of corporate information technology and data management, CIOs are tasked with keeping a demanding pace and must be poised to make critical, well-informed decisions to mitigate risks and ensure business continuity for their organizations. No easy feat!
Developed as an outlet to evaluate and discuss hot topics in the world of IT and connect CIO’s and industry influencers, CIO Corner arms you with resources and podcasts to help you build IT Resilience in your infrastructure, and move your businesses forward with confidence.
In the inaugural episode host David Marshall of vmblog.com, spoke with Randy Marshall, VP-CIO from Premier Inc., an award-winning healthcare improvement company. Randy and David discussed the importance maintaining a simplified IT infrastructure architected with scalable and easily-managed solutions and platforms. In doing so, CIOs can stay the staying ahead of “the next big thing” in IT. Then, when things like Ransomware rears its ugly head, you’ll have a sound structure in place to greatly mitigate impact and downtime so you can maintain business as usual.
Episode Two of CIO Corner focuses on the topic of replicating and managing data to the cloud. In today’s organizations, data is abundant, and the storage and management of these massive caches is becoming increasingly complex. Cost, mobility, and security bubble up to be major factors when determining a cloud solution. In this episode, cloud industry experts give their take on the future of the cloud and how you can take advantage of it. Stay tuned!
Finally, CIO Corner offers resources such as an “IT Resilience Tool Kit’, which contains helpful checklists, and best practices; and “The CIO’s Guide to Disaster Recovery,” which provides guidance on BC/DR planning for virtualized environments.
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