IIoT Hot Buttons

IIoT Hot Buttons for 2017

By | Blog / Post, Food and Beverage, IIoT, IIoT Specific Page

In our 35-plus years of providing continuous availability solutions for enterprises, we’ve seen only a handful of technology shifts that you could call “seismic.” The globalization of eCommerce was a big one that was transformational for mission critical infrastructures. At Stratus, we believe that the next big transformation – the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) – has the potential to be even more seismic.

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continuous availability

3 Tips for Ensuring Continuous Availability of Smart Building Infrastructure

By | Application Availability, Blog / Post, Building Automation, High Availability, Smart Buildings

The state of the art in building automation and security is evolving with incredible speed. But one thing is certain: Construction companies and building owners will become increasingly reliant on digital systems to keep their buildings safe, secure, comfortable and energy efficient. Focusing on the issue of fault tolerance right from the blueprint stage of any new construction or major renovation project is becoming increasingly important.

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Why Stratus and the Industrial Internet of Things go Hand-in-Hand

By | Blog / Post, Food & Bev Select, Food and Beverage, IIoT, IIoT Specific Page, Industrial Automation, Manufacturing, Oil & Gas Select

There’s so much happening today with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), it’s important to understand where Stratus fits. For one, we’re proven as we’ve played a role in supporting mission-critical industrial automation for decades. This includes supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), human machine interface (HMI), and historian database solutions.

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Building Security Systems

The Path to Smarter Buildings

By | Application Availability, Blog / Post, Building Automation, Cloud, Cost of Downtime, Edge, everRun, Fault Tolerant, High Availability, Smart Buildings, Virtualization

The buildings we sit in or public spaces we visit (like airports) today are getting smarter all the time. A simple case in point is the lights that automatically turn on when you enter your office. A more advanced example is when your badge reader is tied to your company’s HR database and provides secure access to a room.

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Cloud Computing

AT&T Just Gets It

By | Application Availability, Blog / Post, Cloud, Cost of Downtime, Edge, Fault Tolerant, High Availability, IIoT, NFV/SDN, Telco, Telco select, Virtualization

I’d promised myself that I’d take a break from discussing cloud and NFV for a while, but against my better judgement, here’s one more… For the past year or so we have been working on our new cloud product designed to solve the problem of resiliency for NFV based networks. NFV is a daunting task, but the potential is great and it could literally transform the daily lives of everyone.

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