Resource Center

Part II – The Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud Computing

Last year, when countries around the world were forced into lockdown measures to slow the spread of Covid-19, businesses responded with immediate shifts in how they supported remote employees, ran their business, and reached their…

Part I – The Convergence of the Public Cloud and Colocation Delivers Next Level Integration

The IT Environment That Supports Your Business Is Your Digital Backbone  In today’s world, technology is the backbone of business.  No matter the organization’s size, chances are it relies heavily on IT to stay competitive…

Controlling Cloud Costs With Colocation – Managing Large Data Sets Without Breaking The Bank

A cloud-only IT infrastructure can offer your business many benefits with its ease of use, opportunities for expansion, and flexibility to adapt to your changing needs. But all of these benefits come at a cost….

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…

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,…

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…