From the Trenches: 3CX Security

This past month one of our clients experienced a security compromise with their phone system, where 3 extensions had their credentials swiped. Among the information taken was the remote phone login information, including username, extension and password for their 3CX phone system. Our first tip off of the attack was the mass amount of international […]

Flash Forward with CrossRealms All Flash BC/DR Backup

CrossRealms- in partnership with Cisco Systems, Pure Storage and Cohesity- will be completing the build out of our new all flash Business Continuity services on April 29th at our Lone Mountain data center location in Las Vegas. For the past few years, we’ve been offering Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity for our customers, and the […]

How to Successfully Implement a Business Continuity Program in Your Organization

Several months ago CrossRealms was asked to help one of our hospital customers create a Business Continuity Program. Great. BC Program initiation is usually at least one quarter of the battle of making BC a reality. Even if you have a dedicated BC champion it can be an uphill climb to get management buy-in for […]

Is My Business Worth Protecting?

By now most business professionals have at least heard of Business Continuity (BC) and understand the concepts to some extent. The terms Disaster Recovery, Business Impact Analysis, Recovery Point/Recovery Time Objectives, and BC Plan are in just about every CTO’s vocabulary. So if we know what BC is, then: Q: Why do only half of […]

COHESITY FROM THE TRENCHES – part 6 – Full Throttle

We pushed the Cohesity system to the limits in the past two months in two different scenarios: the first was backing up a large litigation support environment that had in excess of 160TB of storage and 400 million plus small image files and in the second scenario we activated a business continuity service for one […]

Business Continuity as a Service – Part 2

As the activity around Business Continuity increased all last week at CrossRealms especially with existing and new clients, we realized that we needed at least four levels of Business Continuity, starting with simple backup all the way to sub 1 hour recovery point/time objective. In addition, we decided that from an engineering perspective, we needed to […]