Best Practices for Migrating to the Cloud

By jmccoy | October 21st, 2021 | Business Continuity, Cloud

For many organizations, data protection is a top priority. Several business and IT leaders are looking to replace their traditional IT services and on-premise technology with power in the cloud. From reducing IT costs to redundancy and flexibility, there are many compelling reasons to make the jump to cloud. However, making the transition can be […]

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Reasons Why Data Centers Will Continue to Power the Future

By jmccoy | October 14th, 2021 | Cloud, Cloud Services, Colocation, Compliance, Data Center, Data Center, IT Security, LightEdge

COVID isn’t entirely gone just yet, but there is a light at the end of the tunnel. With record numbers of internet users, you may be asking how and why the data center industry is evolving so quickly. Take a look below for just a few of the reasons why data centers will remain at the […]

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5 Ways to Mitigate and Respond to a Data Breach

By jmccoy | October 7th, 2021 | Business Continuity, Security

What is a Data Breach? It is important to differentiate data breaches from other cybersecurity attacks. According to The Identity Theft Resource Center, a data breach is “an incident in which an individual’s name, social security number, driver’s license number, medical record, or financial record is potentially put at risk because of exposure.” In short, […]

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LightEdge Embraces Change with Bold New Look and New Partners

By jmccoy | September 30th, 2021 | Company and Community, LightEdge, Partner Spotlight, Uncategorized

  What is Change? Change creates opportunity, and potential is unleashed through change. We have been saying this a lot lately, and it is only because we truly believe this best fits us as an organization. Additionally, we believe this sheds some light on the growth our organization has seen recently. With LightEdge on your […]

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LightEdge Expansion Continues with Cavern Acquisition

By jmccoy | September 22nd, 2021 | Press Release

DES MOINES, IA, September 22, 2021 – LightEdge, a leading provider of colocation, cloud and managed service solutions, today announced the acquisition of Cavern Technologies, a premier enterprise-grade data center provider in Kansas City. Cavern Technologies was founded in 2007 as the area’s first colocation data center and is Kansas City’s largest colocation provider today.  […]

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LightEdge Announces New Partnership with GI Partners

By jmccoy | September 14th, 2021 | Press Release

We have some exciting news to share here at LightEdge that will allow us to further expand on our commitment to innovation and delivering world-class colocation, cloud and managed services to our customers. Over the past few years, LightEdge has emerged as an industry leading provider for colocation, cloud and managed services in the Midwest […]

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The Ultimate Data Center Colocation Resource Checklist

By jmccoy | September 9th, 2021 | Colocation

When it’s time to look for a colocation provider, you may find that comparing data centers can be both confusing and complicated. There are several variables to consider when identifying the best provider that can meet your needs—and multiple factors that will impact your decision. This Ultimate Data Center Colocation Checklist will help you stay […]

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Embrace Change and Create Opportunities: LightEdge New Look and Mindset

By jmccoy | September 2nd, 2021 | LightEdge, Uncategorized

Change is inevitable. Unstoppable. Accelerating. Relentless. Change is here. And we are excited to announce the roll-out of LightEdge’s new look and messaging. Join us on a new journey of EMBRACING CHANGE and seizing every hurdle as an OPPORTUNITY. Change Creates Opportunity So why embrace change? Because here at LightEdge, we believe potential is unleashed […]

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