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Erik Linask Info

Erik Linask is Group Editorial Director of TMC. During his tenure at TMC, he has supported the production and development of its print publications and, most recently, managed the day-to-day operations of the industry’s leading Web site, TMCnet, which currently serves nearly 3 million unique monthly visitors. Currently, he oversees TMC’s four print publications as well as TMCnet, and covers a wide range of topics in the IP Communications and Information Technology arenas, including his blog, Convergence Corner, on TMCnet.

Prior to joining TMC, Erik was Managing Editor at Global Custodian, an international securities services publication, where he also managed the magazine’s survey research. Erik began his professional career at management consulting firm Leadership Research Institute.

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08/02/2018 Fire, Power Outage, Manny Machado Highlight Monday at Dodger Stadium
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07/20/2018 Lightning Strikes, Power Outages Put Business Systems at Risk
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07/05/2018 Power Outage Strands Rides on New Jersey Roller Coaster
07/03/2018 Repeated Power Outages Mean Lost Business
06/21/2018 Power Outage in Michigan Town Takes City Hall's Communications System Offline
06/20/2018 Crow's Nest in Power System Shuts Systems in Colorado
06/15/2018 Power Outage Really Means "What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas"
06/14/2018 Squirrel Causes Power Outage Taking Businesses Offline in Pennsylvania Town
06/07/2018 Can a Balloon Shut Down Your Business?
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05/11/2018 How Can Businesses Avoid Loss Due to Power Outages?
04/30/2018 Power Outage at Schiphol Airport Causes Massive Flight Delays
04/27/2018 Car Knocks Businesses Offline for Morning Rush
04/23/2018 Power Failure Shuts Mall, Businesses in Rapid City, South Dakota
04/21/2018 Los Angeles Power Outage Leaves Westfield Mall Businesses in the Dark
03/26/2018 Tech and Power Outages Don't Mix
03/23/2018 Martha's Vineyard Ferry Power Outage Strands Passengers in Sound
03/23/2018 Line Failure Causes Massive Power Outage Across Brazil
03/16/2018 Business Power Protection Lessons Learned from Residential System Outages
03/09/2018 Mighty Quinn Deals Second Devastating Blow to Northeast, Unprepared Businesses Likely Suffered Significant IT Losses
03/05/2018 Which Power Protection System is Right for Your Business?
03/03/2018 Rebuilding Businesses Must Have a Power Protection Plan
03/02/2018 Nor'Easter Riley Causing Massive Power Outages for Businesses Without Power Protection Sytems
02/26/2018 What Businesses Can Learn from the Death of Google and Exploding Appliances
02/22/2018 Damaged Utility Company Equipment: How Business Can Protect Themselves
02/20/2018 How to Make Sure Power Outages Don't Cost Your Business
01/19/2018 Sever Cold Spell Overloads Transformers, Causes Power Outages in Florida
01/19/2018 Power Outage in North Carolina Remains a Mystery
12/08/2017 Plane Crash Causes Power Outage Near Denver
12/01/2017 Wind, Weather Cause Costly Power Outages
12/01/2017 Gunman Fires at Equipment, Causes Power Outage in Canada
11/22/2017 911 Call Center Power Protection Failure Causes Equipment Damage, System Shutdown
11/18/2017 Gas Leak Shuts Down Power in Downtown Ohio Town
11/15/2017 School Systems' IT Investments at Risk During Power Outages
11/06/2017 Power Outage Causes Untreated Waste to Be Dumped into Massachusetts River
10/19/2017 Hundreds of Thousands without Power in Ireland after Hurricane Ophelia
10/17/2017 Don't Let a Power Outage Smoke Out Your Business
09/22/2017 Power Outage Hits Parts of University of Richmond Campus
09/01/2017 Lightning Knocks Out Power in Colton, California Putting Essential Technology at Risk
08/25/2017 Hurricane Harvey Will Test Power Protection Systems
08/21/2017 Full Solar Eclipse Reminds Businesses About Power Protection
08/18/2017 Local Governments Can't Be Guilty of Ignoring Power Protection Needs
08/18/2017 Why Businesses Should Pay Attention to Planned Power Outages
08/11/2017 Never Underestimate the Potential for Power Outages or Their Damage to Your Business
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08/04/2017 Snakes Becoming Frequent Cause of Power Outages and Business Disruption
08/04/2017 Texas A&M Researchers Develop Model for Predicting Outages
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07/28/2017 Critters Finding Ways to Cause Power Outages, Disrupt Business
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07/17/2017 Power Surge Knocks Out Network at Courthouse in Arkansas
07/13/2017 Bobcat Climbs Utility Pole, Knocks Out Power In Kansas
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