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Private Suites: Reduce Your Office Footprint With A Secure Data Center Suite

Some of the country’s leading companies are transitioning their business models, post-pandemic, to a flexible hybrid work model.  Let’s look at a few high-level examples: Ford Motor Company plans to let employees remain at home…

Colocation Private Suites Deliver Secure IT Solution As Chicago Businesses Shed Office Space

All the headlines tell the same story; Chicago’s office market vacancy rates are rising as businesses shed millions of square feet in leases. Downtown Chicago’s subleased space has more than doubled in 2020, reported Cushman…

Enterprises Enjoy Substantial Cost Savings With Choose-Your-Own-Power Supplier Flexibility

Power Is a Critical Component of a Data Center Data centers rely on uninterrupted electrical power for just about everything within the infrastructure.  This includes power to run air handlers/cooling and ventilation systems, lighting, environmental…

Backup Services: How Data Centers Keep Your Business Powered-On Amid Storms

Historic storms pummelled many parts of the nation this week, allowing local data centers to test their redundancy systems. As data centers maintained uptime for their customers, it showcases how these modern-day facilities safeguard customers’…

Three Key Ways Colocation Facilities Provide Risk Mitigation For The Customers

Many parts of the United States are gripped by frigid temperatures and without power after massive winter storms and freezing rain, even areas that are not accustomed to severe weather. Texas received one of its…

Part V – Application and Workload Use Cases for a Hybridized Infrastructure Model

As cloud and data center usage continues to grow, it is important that IT managers understand where different types of applications are best suited.   This is especially true for organizations trying to catch up and…

Part IV – Colocation and Direct Cloud Connectivity Delivers Fortified Hybrid IT

Colocation and Direct Cloud Connectivity Delivers Fortified Hybrid IT Cloud computing has significantly altered today’s network environments; data and compute operations are no longer confined to private data centers.  Assets can be virtualized, spread across…

Part III – The Advantages and Disadvantages of a Colocation Data Center Solution

Colocation – Maintaining Physical Assets Colocation is an IT solution that focuses on utilizing and maintaining physical assets as opposed to everything being virtual assets in the cloud.  Colocation data centers rent space, the power…

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…