Join us on April 8 for drinks and appetizers and to see how DataYard and EMC Avamar can take care of your server backup frustrations.Read Article
SPLA Licensing Explained
As Microsoft partner and service provider, DataYard has the ability to provide Microsoft software licenses for our VIP and VDC services through a Service Provider License Agreement (SPLA) program. This licensing model differs from traditional Microsoft licensing models in several areas. In this article we explain how consumers typically purchase Microsoft licensing, explain how the SPLA program differs, provide a pricing comparison, and briefly explain other licensing types. If at any time this becomes overwhelming, which dealing with Microsoft licensing has the tendency to do, please feel free to contact us for more information regarding our VIP service and SPLA licensing by emailing email@example.com or calling 1-800-982-4539.Read Article
Over the last year I've had the pleasure of watching DataYard's Technical Operations team work under intense pressure. On the surface it may seem oddly sadistic for me to talk about it being my "pleasure" watching the team perform under these conditions, but I mean it with the deepest respect and admiration. The difficult conditions, the pressure, has done its work perfecting the diamond.Read Article
Last night the Powerball jackpot hit $550 million. Two lucky people had the winning numbers. Too bad the Powerball web servers couldn't handle the traffic.