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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 Articles

11/09/2018 Separate Incidents Spark Rush Hour Power Outages in Ohio Counties
11/06/2018 Blockchain-based Trade Financing Platform Goes Live in Hong Kong
11/06/2018 Blockchain-based Trade Financing Plotform Goes Live in Hong Kong
11/05/2018 Polling Locations at Risk During Power Outages
11/02/2018 Friend of the Channel Award Winners Represent Evolving Channel Models
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
10/29/2018 Hosted VoIP Winners Represent Innovation in Modern Business Communications
10/29/2018 Hosted VoIP Winners Represent Innovation in Modern Business Communications
10/25/2018 Power Surge at Denver International Airport Causes Flight Delays
10/23/2018 MoneyMatch, Ripple, Santander Leveraging Blockchain to Compete with SWIFT
10/19/2018 Denver Hit with Second Massive Power Outage this Month
10/12/2018 Hurricane Michael Leaves Nearly All of Tallahassee without Power
10/10/2018 Ask Me Anything: Digium, Sangoma Leaders Discuss the Brands' Future
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 Italian Serie A Defending Champion Juventus Launching Blockchain-based Fan Token
09/24/2018 Powerful Tornadoes Rip Through Ottawa Causing Massive Outages
09/21/2018 Blockchain Momentum Driving New Programs at Universities
09/21/2018 New Orleans Power Outage Results from Unusual Cause
09/21/2018 Busch Gardens Rides Evacuated During Power Outage
09/14/2018 IBM and Hacera Introduce Blockchain Yellow Pages
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
09/11/2018 Enterprise Blockchain Hype Continues to Become Reality
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
08/31/2018 Polycom Adds 4 New VVX Series SIP Phones to Its Unified Communications Portfolio
08/31/2018 End of Life for Cisco CUCDM Signals Opportunity for HCS Partners
08/31/2018 End of Life for Cisco CUCDM Signals Opportunity for HSC Partners
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 Good Conference Calls Need Efficient Scheduling
08/17/2018 Power Outage hits Cleveland... Again
08/10/2018 13 Tips to Make People Want to Join Your Conference Calls
08/10/2018 Power Outage Puts San Luis Obispo Businesses in Panic Mode
08/09/2018 TradeLens, the IBM and Maersk Blockchain Supply Chain Platform is Gaining Traction Quickly
08/08/2018 Upgrades to Transmission Infrastructure Reduce Equipment-Related Power Outages
08/07/2018 MSP Consolidation: NexusTek Adds Three More IT Services Firms
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
07/31/2018 Intelisys Adds Messaging Enabled Business Communications with MessagePro
07/31/2018 Intelsys Adds Messaging Enabled Business Communications with MessagePro
07/27/2018 Mount Sinai Opens Center to Study Blockchain in Healthcare
07/27/2018 Are Your Prepared For the Next Power Outage?
07/26/2018 Thousands in the Dark Again in Fairbanks, Alaska
07/24/2018 Blockchain Momentum Continues, Will Reach $12 Billion in 2020
07/22/2018 Blockchain Meets StubHub with Eticket's P2P Ticket Platform
07/21/2018 Animals Cause Multiple Power Outages in Oregon Town
07/20/2018 Lightning Strikes, Power Outages Put Business Systems at Risk
07/20/2018 Unified Experience Call for More than Just Contact Center Agents
07/19/2018 Unified Communications Market Growing, Driven By Digital Transformation Strategies
07/14/2018 Five Reasons the Financial Sector Wants Blockchain
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
07/09/2018 Driving Revenue Growth with Customer Success 2.0
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
06/11/2018 Understanding Digital Transformation Before Someone Else Disrupts Your Business
06/08/2018 MasterCard Files Patent to Put Credit Cards on Blockchain
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
06/01/2018 Gold Line Adds Enghouse Interactive's CCSP Platform to Service Portfolio
05/22/2018 Become a Digital Transformation Top Gun with the Right Perspectives
05/19/2018 Making the Jump to Recurring Revenue: Monetizing Your XaaS Model
05/18/2018 Blackhawk Helicopter Drops Ammo Case through School Roof
05/11/2018 How Can Businesses Avoid Loss Due to Power Outages?
05/07/2018 Goldman Sachs Leads Major Investment Banking into Bitcoin Market
05/04/2018 Global First: BBVA Completes Corporate Loan on Using Blockchain
05/02/2018 Derailing Productivity with Poor Audio Conferencing Experiences
04/30/2018 Power Outage at Schiphol Airport Causes Massive Flight Delays
04/30/2018 CoreDial Reaches New User Milestone as UCaaS Market Continues to Grow
04/27/2018 Car Knocks Businesses Offline for Morning Rush
04/26/2018 Mitel Going Private, Managed Services Giant with Rackspace on the Horizon?
04/26/2018 Mitel Going Private, Managed Services Giant with Rackspace on the Horizon?
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
04/21/2018 Customer Loyalty Has Changed, Has Your Contact Center?
04/04/2018 Ideacom Conference Offers Unmatched Opportunity for Reseller and Service Provider Community
03/26/2018 Tech and Power Outages Don't Mix
03/26/2018 ZaiLab Putting the Cloud into Cloud Contact Center
03/23/2018 Martha's Vineyard Ferry Power Outage Strands Passengers in Sound
03/23/2018 Line Failure Causes Massive Power Outage Across Brazil
03/23/2018 Unified Communications for Deskless Workers
03/23/2018 BlueJeans Reinventing the Business Video Conference Experience
03/20/2018 XMedius and AVST: The Whole is Bigger than the Sum of its Parts
03/19/2018 Contact Center Market Primed for Managed Services Model
03/19/2018 Contact Center Market for Managed Services Model
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
03/07/2018 Making Cloud Software Jive with FedRAMP Requirements
03/05/2018 Which Power Protection System is Right for Your Business?