Mark Bidinger

Mark Bidinger

Mark Bidinger is the President of the Cloud & Service Provider Segment for Schneider Electric. The segment is an exciting and disruptive segment for both customers and Schneider Electric, creating new business opportunities that necessitate a differentiated business model. Leading a global team, Mark and team are focused on addressing the international needs and the unique demand profile of colocation, telecommunications, IT, & Internet Giant clients. Under Mark’s transformative style of leadership, Schneider continually is evolving their solutions and organization to align & address capabilities, to meet specific customer requirements. Helping clients manage their energy, process, and business in data centers, office buildings, manufacturing facilities, etc. Mark’s team specializes in helping create complete solutions with smart grid technologies, zero carbon footprint manufacturing, or best in class data center design and implementation. Mark has more than 15 years experience delivering solutions in the Mission Critical space and celebrates 30 years with Schneider Electric in June, 2016. Mark’s customer centric approach has built a reputation well recognized in the industry as being a strong advocate of the customer. Mark received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame.

To Thrive in the IoT Era, Colocation Providers Must Drink Their Share of IoT Champagne

IT companies for years have talked – or even bragged – about how they “eat their own dog food,” meaning they use the products they make. Personally I never liked… Read more »

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New EU Law May Help Colocation Companies Sort through Data Sovereignty Regulations

Data sovereignty is becoming increasingly important to colocation providers. The location where data physically resides is of concern to their customers as they seek to comply with a series of… Read more »

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Growth Trends and Opportunities for Colocation Providers

A couple of years ago many colocation providers were feeling considerable angst over the idea that customers would flock in droves to the big cloud computing companies, the so-called Internet… Read more »

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New Video Series Offers Expert Advice, Insights From Colocation Industry Insiders

For my money, there is no better source of information about the colocation industry than those who work for colo providers. Analyst reports and the trade press absolutely have their… Read more »

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Cloud and the IoT Present Ripe Opportunities for Colocation Providers

Given the opportunity that trends including cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT) present, I’m not sure there’s ever been a better time to be in the colocation service… Read more »

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Colocation Providers Must Adapt to the Changing Faces of their Buyers

Not so long ago, when colocation providers were trying to make a sale, it was a pretty sure bet they’d be talking to a facilities or procurement professional. Today, the… Read more »

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Report Highlights 7 Colocation “Megatrends” and How to Use Them to Your Advantage

Schneider Electric takes pride in partnering with our customers, and guiding them to the sorts of solutions that will bring them business success. One of the ways we do that… Read more »

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