Resource Center

Development at Element Critical’s Chicago Facility Delivers Private Suite Solutions for Wood Dale Customers

Data Centers, much like the technology they support, are in a constant cycle of innovation. Here at Element Critical, we are excited to announce an addition to our state-of-the-art colocation facility CH1, which will offer…

Five Data Center Trends Driving Business Growth in 2021 and Beyond

Welcome to 2021, where we find ourselves in a transformational phase for many businesses.  2020 showed us just how quickly the world could change.  Businesses in every industry hurtled toward a wholesale shift in how…

The Colocation Industry is Changing to Adapt to More Sophisticated Use Cases & Customers

Colocation has always offered businesses an ideal environment to store IT equipment by delivering reliable and secure space and power with expert management support. However, as interconnection services and cloud providers continue to proliferate, space…

Edge Technology Enables Smarter Cities 

Smart cities are part of our digital future, and they are unfolding across the world right now. For example in India, the National Smart Cities Mission was launched in 2015 with a mission to integrate…

Smart Homes Leads to Smart Cities

Everything Started with Smart Homes As homeowners increasingly automate common household functions, Smart Homes have been growing in popularity. These upgrades can be anything from installing smart light switches or connected doorbells to more complex…

Silicon Valley Fuels the Innovation Economy

The horizon of the fourth industrial revolution is replete with technology gains that promise to alter every aspect of our lives and our global economy.   This is easy to believe since the best and brightest…

Uptime as an Operational Priority for Every Business

The most fundamental goal of any organization’s IT department is to ensure that critical business applications are always available and operational. This is referred to as uptime, and it is precisely why IT leaders invest…

Maintaining Digital Business Continuity While the World Resets

Data-driven technology has been taking over the world for some time, transforming traditional businesses like the automotive or aerospace industries, while creating brand new ones like social media and cloud services. Headlines have touted the…

The Evolution of Data Centers

The Foundation of Our Digital Lives If you’re reading this, you’re accessing the cloud. In fact, many of us are reliant upon cloud computing and data storage without giving it much thought. Our email service…

Wholesale Data Centers Versus Colocation Services in 2020 

Forward-thinking companies understand the importance of their IT infrastructure, especially in today’s digital economy. Leveraging data and digital assets offer companies both a competitive edge and an opportunity to optimize business performance. This is especially…