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Houston Data Center Services Offers Digital Infrastructure Solutions For Oil and Gas Giants

Houston stands out as the energy capital of the world because it is home to more than 500 oil and gas exploration firms and houses 4,600 energy-related companies. Plus Houston’s 9 refineries produce over 2.3…

How to Choose the Right Colocation Data Center To Address Current and Future Needs

Selecting a colocation data center is an important decision for a company, and for good reason. They are trusting a colocation provider to protect some of their most expensive and fundamental business resources and enable…

4 Ways to Minimize Downtime Caused by Human Error

Many experienced IT professionals will agree that human error is a major cause of downtime, but they may not be aware that human error is the cause of data center downtime approximately 70% of the…

Success in 2022 Depends on Environmentally Responsible IT

2021 saw the continuation of significant changes in our lives and commerce as COVID-19 protocols continued to grapple with ways to protect employees from contracting COVID-19 and slow the spread of the virus. In 2019,…

Three Ways Top Tech Trends Are Driving Data Center Technology

Increased adoption of AI and machine learning, the need for environmental sustainability, and increased data processing at the edge are driving innovation in data center technology. Some of these technologies have been evolving over the…

4 Steps to Conducting a Business Impact Analysis for Disaster Recovery

Business continuity planning starts with establishing a set of risk management processes and procedures to prevent the disruption or downtime of mission-critical services. However, organizations can sometimes overlook the essential objective of their continuityplan.  It…

Element Critical Utilizes Renewable Energy as Interest Moves From Efficiency to Data Center Sustainability

Massive digital growth and the ability to harness technology advancements more seamlessly have led to a significant data center outsourcing trend for businesses of all sizes.  Businesses are leveraging cloud computing and colocation data centers…

Six Considerations to Look for in a Data Center Built to Weather Winter Storms

Not many Texas would have predicted that in February of 2021, temperatures would fall to the teens, and snow and ice would remain on the ground for days, stranding many in their homes. The unusual…

Three Ways Data Privacy Strategies Are Good For Business

In the age of digital technology, consumers are constantly engaging with businesses, supplying data on everything from behaviors to personally identifiable information.  This data offers immense value to companies, so they regularly capture and analyze…

3 AWS Cloud Outages in a Month Underscores Importance of a Hybrid Strategy

AWS experienced three major outages in December 2021, nearly one per week. The reasons for these outages varied, revealing the existence of multiple single points of failure in AWS infrastructure and issues with common procedures….