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Chicago’s unseen tapestry of
business ecosystems and the data centers that serve them

Q&A with Bill Winsininski Co-founder and Managing Partner at Cofluence LLC Q: In terms of data centers, how does Chicago compare to other US markets? A: First and foremost, Chicago, from a location standpoint, is very simple. There are two airports. It is easy to get here. It has relatively low risk of natural disaster,…

Element Critical Rolls Out New Web Presence

Company Core Value Emphasizes “Hybrid Infrastructure Solutions Designed to Grow at the Pace of Your Business” TYSONS, VA — (May 23, 2019) – Element Critical, a leading provider of data center and IT infrastructure services driven by customer-centric solutions engineering expertise, today announced the launch of its newly redesigned and rebranded website at www.elementcritical.com. Created with the…

Element Critical Names Wayne Dietrich as Chief Revenue Officer

Industry veteran to lead Element Critical’s increasing emphasis on customer-centric hybrid colocation and cloud solutions TYSONS, VA — (February 14, 2019) – Element Critical, a leading provider of data center and IT infrastructure services driven by customer-centric solutions engineering expertise, today announced the appointment of Wayne Dietrich as Chief Revenue Officer for the Corporation. Reporting directly to Ken Parent,…

451 Research: Looking at the Chicago data center market

451 Research provides their insight into Element Critical’s two acquisitions in the Chicago suburb of Wood Dale, Illinois. Read their take below:451 Research provides their insight into Element Critical’s two acquisitions in the Chicago suburb of Wood Dale, Illinois. Read their take below:

Element Critical Acquires Data Centers in Chicago Suburbs

Data center provider Element Critical is expanding into the Chicago market with the acquisition of two data centers in suburban Wood Dale, Illinois, the company announced today. The deal provides a third market for Element Critical, which currently has operations in Silicon Valley and Northern Virginia. Read more: Data Center Frontier – Element Critical Acquires…

Element Critical Enters Chicago Market Acquiring Two Data Centers in the Suburbs

Element Critical Enters Chicago Market Acquiring Two Data Centers in the Suburbs Data Center and Colocation Provider Adds 195,000 Square Feet of Space with Plans to Invest $40 Million to Expand and Enhance Facilities Located in Wood Dale, IL CHICAGO — (January 8, 2019) – Element Critical, a leading provider of data center and IT infrastructure services driven by…

The Bisnow Data Center Investment Conference & Expo, West

This week, Silicon Valley will be host to Bisnow’s Data Center Investment Conference & Expo, West. DICE West will be bringing together data center leaders to discuss topics like technology trends, data security, hyperscale data center models, and the future of IT. Our CEO Ken Parent will also be featured on a panel on Forecasting for the Future:…

How Your Data Center Partner Connects You with Advanced Services

Let’s start here… the cloud can be a powerful tool to leverage in your business. In fact, working with cloud providers is a great way to deliver some of the most advanced services out there. For example, cognitive systems. According to IDC, cognitive systems can greatly step up the frequency, flexibility, and immediacy of data analysis…

State of the Data Center: Data-Driven Services

Over the past few years, a major trend has been emerging among pretty much every industry out there. I’m sure you’ve heard of the ‘digital revolution.’ However, at the heart of this movement is data. In fact, we are actively in the midst of another ‘industrial revolution’ as we enter the age of the data-driven…

Element Critical Rolls Out Strategic Partner Program

Bridgepointe Technologies exemplifies collaborative selling relationships focused on tailored solutions built by trusted IT Strategists TYSONS, VA — (November 5, 2018) – Element Critical, a leading provider of data center and IT infrastructure services driven by customer-centric solutions engineering expertise, today announced the Element Critical Strategic Partner Program (SPP). The new multi-tiered program organizes strategic alliances and manages channel…