The definition of hybrid cloud means different things to different people, and the emergence of the Hybrid Solution Center involves a variety of moving parts. What separates LightEdge from other providers is our ability to architect, orchestrate, and manage those moving parts within the customer’s unique hybrid cloud environment. We invite you to follow along [...]
Facility Will Offer Best-in-Class Colocation and Cloud Solutions Omaha, NE (September 21, 2017) LightEdge Solutions an enterprise-grade cloud, colocation and managed services provider, announced today it is buying Cabela’s existing, state-of-the-art Omaha data center and retrofitting it to support LightEdge cloud and colocation services. The 16,925 square-foot facility was originally constructed in 2010, and [...]
Welcome back to our Operations blog! We have been providing monthly updates on specific projects within the operations team, along with tips, tricks and insight into how to keep everything running smoothly and what to do when an issue occurs to ensure your business is back up and running in no time. This month [...]
The Midwest is not only the United States’ largest producer of corn, home to a state fair that was featured in the New York Times Bestseller, “1,000 Places To See Before You Die”, and the birth place of Twinkies, but so much more. It has been attracting a considerable amount of attention in the technology [...]
In honor of Mother’s Day this week we would like to share some exciting news about the most recent addition to the LightEdge Solutions data center family! We’re pleased to announce that on Saturday morning at about 11:15 a.m. CDT, LightEdge Solutions gave birth to its latest data center in Kansas City, Missouri! Labor began [...]
Our Network Operations Center (NOC) is staffed by engineers who monitor the 99.999% uptime of your managed services. More importantly, we’re there to respond immediately the 0.001% of the time it’s not. Rest assured, you will receive the highest network availability, reliability and integrity. That’s our promise.
Questions to Ask Yourself When Selecting a Data Center: Does the location offer sufficient connectivity and scalability?
Questions to Ask Yourself When Selecting a Data Center: Does the location offer sufficient connectivity and scalability? Asking questions up front about the purpose of the facility and then determining how company goals need to be reflected in the design, construction and operation will play a foundational role in your search. Virtualization, high-density and cloud [...]
Questions to Ask Yourself When Selecting a Data Center: Is the infrastructure built to meet or exceed Tier III standards?
According to a study by the Ponemon Institute, the cost of data center downtime across industries is approximately $7,900 per minute, which is a 41% increase from the $5,600 cost in 2010. This same study also showed that 91% of data centers have experienced an unplanned outage in the past 24 months. (Read more about [...]
Questions to Ask Yourself When Selecting a Data Center: Will the data center structure exceed anything Mother Nature throws at it?
Underground data center will be rock solid, literally When choosing a location for your data center, consider the environmental risk associated with the geographic location. Earthquakes, hurricanes and tornados can all cause outages. Even so, it is possible to design and build a facility to withstand practically any disaster. But the cost to harden the [...]
LightEdge Solutions is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed its annual data center process examination for the review period spanning December 1, 2012 to November 30, 2013. The SSAE-16 SOC 1 Type II independent examination and the subsequent reporting document was completed by BrightLine CPAs & Associates, Inc. and verifies that LightEdge Solutions’ [...]