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Melissa Gwaldis

Principal Architect, Stratascale

Melissa Gwaldis has more than two decades of IT experience in data center and cloud technologies, and has earned certifications from many industry-leading technology vendors. As a member of SHI’s Cloud and Innovative Solutions team, she develops vendor-agnostic solutions that meet the unique needs of SHI customers.

Recent Content by Melissa Gwaldis

Exploring smart DR: How DRaaS can help with business resiliency

August 27, 2019
We will introduce you to disaster recovery as a service, the new industry standard for smart DR, & more.

The digital workplace: The key to giving your business a competitive advantage

June 27, 2019
Your transformation journey should begin with the digital workplace.

Hybrid cloud migration: 6 essential steps for state and local agencies

March 14, 2019
How do you address common concerns about implementing a hybrid cloud? Let’s discuss.

How to conduct a successful pilot: Fail fast, safe, and smart

March 7, 2019
Here’s why some pilots fail and the steps you can take to give your pilot the best chance to succeed

The SHI Customer Innovation Center: What’s behind all the blinking lights?

October 2, 2018
SHI’s Customer Innovation Center (CIC) helps customers embrace innovation and simplify technological complexity. Customers can experience and visualize technology solutions across a multitude of computing environments.

VMware Cloud on AWS: The advantages, disadvantages, and use cases

November 21, 2017
VMware is now rolling out VMware Cloud on AWS (VMC) in certain parts of the U.S. Here's what you need to know to determine if this offering is right for you.