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A War without Borders: Preparing for Russian Cyberattacks

As Russia continues to invade Ukraine in the face of sanctions, asset seizures, boycotts, and public outrage, business owners must remember that online, the boundaries of war are not as limited by geography.  TIME recently…

Houston One Data Center Construction: Tilt Walls Are Up

Houston is known for space exploration and its international energy industry. It’s also increasingly known for its advanced healthcare and life sciences. Houston is home to MD Anderson, the world’s largest cancer center, and Texas…

Element Critical Announces The Addition of Two Industry Veterans To Its Senior Leadership Team

VIENNA, Va., Nov 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – Element Critical, a leading owner and operator of tailored colocation data center solutions, announces two appointments to the executive team – Shane Menking as Chief Operating Officer and…

Element Critical’s San Jose Data Center Achieves ISO 27001 Compliance

At Element Critical, we take the care of our customer’s mission-critical data assets quite seriously.  We work alongside and collaborate with our customers every day – greeting them and responding to their real-time needs.  This…

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…

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’…

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 Smartening of American Cities

In 2018, the Eden Strategy Institute found that 12 of the world’s 20 smartest cities were in the United States. These are cities that are already moving the needle with high-tech solutions applied to traditional…

Element Critical Expands Executive Team to Support Rapid Growth and Company Scale

Vienna, VA – July 9, 2020 – Element Critical, a leading provider of IT infrastructure with premium data centers in Silicon Valley, Chicago, and Northern Virginia today announces the promotion of Wayne Dietrich to Chief…

Chicago (CH1) Construction Update

Renovations at our CH1 data center are officially underway. We are eager to improve the functionality as well as look and feel of the CH1 facility and will provide you with regular progress updates! What’s…