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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.

Latest Stories
09/13/2019 Seattle Experiences Second Significant Power Outage in a Week
09/06/2019 SRP Looks to Increase Power Outage Management with AIOps Solution
08/29/2019 Monsoon Hits Phoenix Knocking Out Power in Mesa, Tucson Areas
08/28/2019 Powerful Storms Cause Multi-Day Power Outages in Oklahoma City Area
08/23/2019 85,000 Lose Power in East Texas Due to Good Weather
08/22/2019 Power Outage Knocks Nissan Dealers Offline for Days
08/02/2019 Recurring Power Outages Causing Damage to Technology for Utility Customers in Florida
08/02/2019 Duke Energy Installing Self-Healing Power Lines in Florida
07/30/2019 St. Croix, St. Thomas Hit by Island-wide Power Outages
07/11/2019 Power Outage at National Archive, Where's Nicolas Cage?
07/08/2019 Electrical Fire Causes Multi-Day Power Outage for Downtown Arizona Businesses
07/03/2019 Los Angeles DWP Launches Power Outage Notification System
07/01/2019 Power Outage Means No Swimming On Hot Summer Day
06/28/2019 Power Outages Endanger Small Businesses
06/27/2019 How to Protect Your Home or Business During Power Outages
06/21/2019 Amtrak, NJ Transit Power Outage Halts Penn Station Service
06/21/2019 Transmission Line Failure Causes Damaging Power Fluctuations in Indiana
06/14/2019 Tropicana Field Power Outage Leaves Fans in the Dark During Rays-Angels Game
06/13/2019 Power Outage at E3 Conference Shuts Down Live Streaming
06/07/2019 LAX Terminals Plunged Into Darkness Due to Power Outage
05/31/2019 California Regulators Approve Preventative Power Outages to Reduce Wildfire Risk
05/29/2019 Powerful Tornadoes Rip Through Ohio Causing Damage, Power Outages
05/28/2019 Fire Destroys Business in Arkansas Near America's Oldest Federal Reserve
05/24/2019 Squirrel Knocks out Streetcar Service for Morning Commute in Toronto
05/20/2019 Winter Season May Be Over But Dangerous Storms Continue to Disrupt Businesses
05/16/2019 Balloons Present Power Hazard as Celebration Season Starts
05/15/2019 Power Outage Impacts Businesses and Residents Across Three Kansas Counties
04/29/2019 New 911 Call Center Built in Houston in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey
04/22/2019 Businesses Can't Prevent Power Outages but They Can Protect Technology from Costly Damage
04/16/2019 Plane Crashes in Baseball Field, Knocks Out Power in Meriden, Connecticut
04/15/2019 Power Protection Tips for Businesses
04/15/2019 Sailboat Knocks Out Power in Florida Keys
03/29/2019 Raccoon Sends Downtown Hartford into Darkness
03/22/2019 Equipment Malfunction Cuts Power to Thousands in San Diego County
03/18/2019 100-Year-Old Water Main Break Results in Flooding and Outages in NE Portland
03/14/2019 Facebook, Instagram Outages Underscore Need for Power Protection
03/08/2019 Massive Power Outage Leaves Venezuela in the Dark, Again
03/04/2019 Planned Power Outages Just as Damaging as Unexpected Ones
02/22/2019 Record Snow and Rainfall Causes Power Outages in Arizona
11/26/2018 As Holiday Shopping Kicks into High Gear, Shopping Mall Shuts Downs Due to Power Outage
11/19/2018 16,000 Customers Lose Power in New Zealand Tourist Region
11/16/2018 First Winter Storm of 2018 Hits Northeast and Midwest with a Fury
11/09/2018 Separate Incidents Spark Rush Hour Power Outages in Ohio Counties
11/05/2018 Polling Locations at Risk During Power Outages
11/02/2018 Blown Transformer Causes Power Outage for 13,000 New Orleans Utility Customers
11/01/2018 Power Outage Leaves Kansas Town in the Dark
10/25/2018 Power Surge at Denver International Airport Causes Flight Delays
10/19/2018 Denver Hit with Second Massive Power Outage this Month
10/12/2018 Hurricane Michael Leaves Nearly All of Tallahassee without Power
10/08/2018 11,000 Downtown Denver and Coors Field Area Customers Lose Power
10/05/2018 Mylar Balloons an Increasing Cause of Power Outages
10/01/2018 North Little Rock Hit With Daily Power Outages
09/24/2018 Powerful Tornadoes Rip Through Ottawa Causing Massive Outages
09/21/2018 New Orleans Power Outage Results from Unusual Cause
09/21/2018 Busch Gardens Rides Evacuated During Power Outage
09/14/2018 Hurricane Florence Power Outage Could Top 3 Million Customers
09/11/2018 Massive Earthquake Causes Power Outage for 5 Million in Japan
09/06/2018 Cleveland Businesses Blame Utility for Lack of Preparedness and Outages
09/02/2018 Pennsylvania Mall Near Williamsport Without Power for Two Days
08/31/2018 New York's Flatiron District Without Power on Hot August Day
08/30/2018 Dodger Stadium Loses Power for Second Time in a Month
08/23/2018 JSR Micro to Build Private Microgrid to Cope with Frequent Power Outages
08/17/2018 Washington's Reagan Airport in the Dark Due to Power Outage
08/17/2018 Power Outage hits Cleveland... Again
08/10/2018 Power Outage Puts San Luis Obispo Businesses in Panic Mode
08/08/2018 Upgrades to Transmission Infrastructure Reduce Equipment-Related Power Outages
08/03/2018 Venezuelan Capital Plunged into Darkness During Business Day Power Outage
08/02/2018 Fire, Power Outage, Manny Machado Highlight Monday at Dodger Stadium
07/27/2018 Are Your Prepared For the Next Power Outage?
07/26/2018 Thousands in the Dark Again in Fairbanks, Alaska
07/21/2018 Animals Cause Multiple Power Outages in Oregon Town
07/20/2018 Lightning Strikes, Power Outages Put Business Systems at Risk
07/14/2018 Planned Power Outages a Great Opportunity for Testing Power Protection Systems
07/13/2018 18,000 Hudson River Valley Customers Lose Power Due to Equipment Malfunction
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?
06/01/2018 Outer Banks Power Outage Settlement Bringing $10.3M in Damages to Businesses, Vacationers
06/01/2018 Outer Banks Power Outage Settlement Bringing $10.3 in Damages to Businesses, Vacationers
05/18/2018 Blackhawk Helicopter Drops Ammo Case through School Roof
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