GSX Blog

99.9% Office 365 Up-time - Behind the Scenes

Posted by Gregoire Lecomte on Thu, Oct 27, 2016

Delivering an excellent end-user experience is important for IT administrators, and interruptions in application performance (like your email going down) can create headaches for all involved. Microsoft launched Office 365 with the promise of high availability through its financially-backed service level agreement (SLA). This was designed to give organizations the freedom to focus on other areas of migrating to the cloud, but not all organizations have been quick to fully maximize their cloud investment.

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Tags: Office365, Monitoring, SLAs, Cloud monitoring, End user Experience

Gain Better Visibility into your Cloud Services with Monitoring Tools

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Thu, Jul 14, 2016

The public cloud services market is skyrocketing, and many IT administrators are realizing they don’t have the same visibility into their infrastructure as they once did. The worldwide public cloud services market is projected to grow 16.5 percent in 2016 to total $204 billion, according to Gartner. They predict the highest growth will come from cloud system infrastructure services, which is projected to grow 38.4 percent in 2016.

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Tags: Office 365, Cloud monitoring, cloud performance

Meet GSX Solutions at MSPWorld this week in Orlando

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Wed, Mar 25, 2015

GSX Solutions is exited to attend MSPWorld this week in Orlando. MSPWorld is the oldest Managed Service Provider event in the IT Channel, which was created, directed and delivered by MSPs for the purposes of providing the best of breed content to their peers.

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Tags: MSPWorld, Managed Service Provider, MSP, Cloud monitoring

Common Beliefs associated to the IT Cloudification

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Thu, Feb 12, 2015

According to IDC, global expenses in the Public Cloud should be multiplied by 2 in the next 4 years to reach 177 billiards in 2018. That is an average yearly increase rate of 30% in 4 years.

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Tags: Hybrid cloud monitoring, Cloudification, Exchange monitoring, Cloud monitoring

The Hybrid Cloud Wonderland: Wonders and … disenchantments

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Fri, Feb 06, 2015

Congratulations you are now part of an every-day growing community of organizations who have moved to the Cloud! As most of your pairs, I guess you moved some aspects of your environment into the cloud, while keeping either part of all your implementation in-house.

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Tags: Microsoft Monitoring, Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring, Cloud monitoring

Perfecting the Art of Service Delivery with Hybrid Microsoft Exchange

Posted by Xenia von Wedel on Wed, Feb 04, 2015

By now, the benefits of leveraging the public Cloud to run critical business applications are widely known. Lower and predictable subscription-based costs, increased performance due to virtualization and automation technologies, and the outsourcing of tedious management and maintenance tasks to a third-party are among the reasons that many businesses are already making the move. And, IT administrators are increasingly under pressure from management and various lines of business they serve to lower TCO by outsourcing at least some workloads, including Microsoft Exchange, to third-party hosted infrastructures.

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Tags: Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring, GSX Monitor & Analyzer, Cloud monitoring

Cloudy with a chance of showers - the sequel

Posted by Antoine Leboyer on Tue, Feb 03, 2015

This is a quick follow-up of the blog I did on my interview on CMSWire earlier.

Now please, do not see any signs of narcissism in the fact that I am doing a blog on a blog I wrote on an article I wrote … but I received a few questions on tweeter which were basically asking “why some companies get acquired / divested in the technology sector” ?

So here are my two cents:

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Tags: BlackBerry Enterprise server, BES monitoring, BES12, Cloud monitoring

Azure new RemoteApp - Cloudify your desktop applications

Posted by Arnaud Buonaccorsi on Fri, Jan 23, 2015

Last month Microsoft released a number of great enhancements to Microsoft Azure. These include:

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Tags: Microsoft Applications, microsoft azure, Cloud monitoring, Best practices, windows azure

Cloudy with a chance of showers

Posted by Antoine Leboyer on Fri, Jan 16, 2015

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Tags: hybrid cloud, GSX, Cloud monitoring

Metavis and GSX teams up on complex Microsoft Exchange projects

Posted by Juliette Ollagnier on Thu, Jan 15, 2015

In spite of cloud technologies, hybrid deployments being talked on by experts … around the coffee machines, the truth is that we all know how complex these deployments are. Even worse, lack of comprehensive planning will result in higher costs, delays and management being unhappy.

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Tags: Migration, IT cost optimization, Hybrid cloud monitoring, Exchange monitoring, GSX Partners, Cloud monitoring