Positive Diagnosis: Reduced Costs And Increased Efficiency With EHRs

Primarily for financial reasons, many in the healthcare industry still cling to the all-paper office. Nearly 50% of U.S. outpatient physicians do not use an electronic records system. Over 65% of…


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Financial IT: Attain Compliance While Staying In Business

In a previous post on our IronOrbit blog, we discussed how healthcare legislation over the last 15 years has directly and indirectly altered the industry’s IT requirements. Some legislation, such as…


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Avoid an IT Disaster by Planning for One

IT professionals utilize Disaster Recovery to prevent or minimize the damage of infrastructure downtime or failure. A “disaster” in the IT field can be anything that knocks an infrastructure…


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Scalability: What Clouds Are Made Of

We have mentioned the feature “scalability” multiple times on the IronOrbit blog. We even briefly defined the term in our “Cloudy to Clear” series. In today’s post, we will focus in depth on…


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SAN: Taking Storage Out Of Storage

A storage area network (SAN) connects most or all of a system’s servers and storage devices. In the unmodified data center, servers can access and utilize only the storage devices that they have a…


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Healthcare IT Requirements: Just What The Doctor Prescribed!

Doctors, especially outpatient physicians with small or individual practices, are not well-positioned to build, maintain, and update their own IT infrastructures. The healthcare industry has some of…


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Going Green Without Sliding Into The Red

March 28, 2012—Anaheim Hills, CA—IronOrbit, a leading cloud-based solutions and IT hosting provider, recently provided fully-integrated IT infrastructures to the tenants of SuitesPro, the…


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Think Before You Click: How to Avoid Phishing

According to a recent InformationWeek article, a specific type of deceptive Internet fraud called “phishing” has been rising in both frequency and complexity in the last couple years, even as other…


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From Cloudy to Clear: Cloud Terms & Concepts Explained-Part 4

In past editions of “Cloudy to Clear,” we’ve defined terms related to the cloud’s deployment methods (public, private, hybrid), architectures (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS), and basic characteristics (API,…


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