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It’s not about the technology. It’s about the people and their strategic insight on how to develop IT infrastructure.


Element Four is a managed IT services company that provides organizations with strategic and focused IT solutions. We don’t simply maintain your infrastructure, we uncover your business needs and customize solutions that allow you to focus on the future.


Element Four focuses on four key service areas to deliver the best solutions for optimizing and safeguarding your IT infrastructure.

Data Protection


Fully managed, secure and reliable backups so you never have to worry about loss. BaaS, disaster recovery, Microsoft 365 backups and offsite needs – powered by Veeam.

Cyber Security Solutions


Comprehensive cybersecurity protection with advanced threat detection, real-time monitoring, identity and access management, ensuring your data stays secure and your business stays resilient.

Network and Infrastructure


Experts in infrastructure design and optimization, virtualization, network design, assessments, and implementation.

Managed Services


Proactive and flexible managed service solutions at a fixed monthly price.

Strategic Perspective, Focused Approach

Our team strives to thoroughly understand your business, which allows us to provide a more strategic approach to IT, BaaS and DRaaS. It’s easy to provide a quote, but what do you really need? What will fuel your business, mitigate risk, and propel your employees to new levels? We architect solutions based on collaboration with your organization that leads to better integration, operational productivity, and efficiency. In short, we help you build a better future.

Many IT companies say they can do it all. We don’t. We focus on a handful of solutions and are the experts in the solutions we utilize. This allows us to build a deeper knowledge of the hardware and software systems we deploy. We partner with leading technology providers including VMware, Microsoft, Veeam, Cisco, and Fortinet.  We utilize the world’s best hosting environment, Switch, for all offsite applications and cloud infrastructure. We are not tied to specific technologies and will never sell you something you don’t need or that can’t stand up to our rigorous standards.


We’ve hand-selected and developed expertise with only the best technology providers.

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Cisco is the worldwide leader in IT and networking. They help companies of all sizes transform how people connect, communicate, and collaborate.

Kaminario’s storage arrays provide Element Four’s cloud with highly efficient memory architecture. Their highly-scalable system allows us to provide flexible solutions for our clients without compromise.

Switch is recognized as the world leader in data center design. Our cloud is located in Switch’s data center ecosystem, which is built for reliability and 100% facilities uptime. The Switch PYRAMID in Grand Rapids, Michigan is a Tier 5® Platinum rated facility. 

With Microsoft, we can create Azure/On-premise hybrid environments, develop Microsoft Direct Access solutions, migrate Office 365 structures, and more. Our cloud architects create tailored solutions for our clients by using Microsoft’s environments to their fullest extent.

Veeam Cloud Connect makes it easy to get off-site backup and replication for different subsidiaries or departments, while maintaining complete control and visibility. It creates the ability to send Veeam backups and replicas from multiple locations the Element Four cloud platform located in Switch Tier V Platinum data center in Grand Rapids, MI. This is accomplished without tedious configuration or VPN setup.

Fortinet is the leader in Enterprise Firewalls and network security solutions. Fortinet’s elite network security platform provides Element Four with solutions for the core (internal segmentation), the edge (next-generation firewall), and access (secure access).

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Element Four’s cloud infrastructure is a 10G network built on the VMware hypervisor. VMware’s virtual machine structure modernizes VM systems, making them faster, more flexible, and truly scalable.