Critical Facilities Summit Presenter Bio

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Chris Nicholson

Director of Data Center and Hosted Services

Chris Nicholson is the Director of Data Center and Hosted Services for Secant. He is responsible for Secant's three operational hosting facilities and oversees all aspects of Hosted Services Infrastructure. Chris lead the design team for Secant's flagship hardened Tier 3 data center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. His 20 years of experience with Secant includes designing high performance compute, storage, and virtualization infrastructure, as well as high-uptime facilities. He has achieved design and engineering certifications from VMware, HPE, Cisco, Panduit, Hubble, Apple, and Microsoft.