R is for Recovery, RPO and RTO Explained
melissa • January 05, 2017 • No Comments

You’ve probably heard the terms RPO and RTO thrown around a lot, but what do they really mean?  RPO stands for Recovery Point Objective, and

Preparing for the VCDX Journey
melissa • October 25, 2016 • No Comments

So you are starting on your VCDX journey.  Or perhaps you're thinking about starting it.   It is dangerous to go alone, take this. What is

Tough Questions, Should My Organization Use Technology X?
melissa • November 21, 2015 • No Comments

As a technologist, there are many tough questions you’re going to ask, and be asked in your career.  Probably one of the most popular, and common is “Should My Organization Use Technology X??”.  What is

Design Still Matters, Even in the Cloud
melissa • September 25, 2015 • No Comments

Wait, the cloud goes down?  As evidenced earlier this month, yes, yes it does.  I know I noticed it when I went to stream a

The Next Chapter
melissa • July 22, 2015 • No Comments

Anyone who knows me knows I love to write, from blogging, to proposals, to novels, I love it all.  If I was to break my

So Ya Wanna Be an Architect?
melissa • August 12, 2014 • 2 Comments

What pops into your mind when you hear the word architect? The cool guy from The Matrix movie? Someone who builds cathedrals, or