Mike has 38 years of experience providing Evolutionary Network Design, Integration and Service to Utilities, Fortune 500 companies and Government. After founding ELAN Engineering in 1978, Mike continued to provide Turnkey solutions including; Project Management, DATA Center, Power, Low-voltage power, Cooling, DATA, Video, Security, CATV, CCTV, Outdoor Wireless, Towers, Outside Plant, RFID, Fiber Optic, Intelligent Buildings and Telco. Mike has managing over 200 employees in multiple states, with projects ranging from single building implementation to a 426 building MAN. Mike has completed 1200 miles of Outside Plant projects in a single year with over 10,000 miles of Plant construction for Broadband, Telephone and Data Systems in all terrain. The EDUCTIONAL LEARNING AREA NETWORK (ELAN) implemented in 1990, included design, build and maintenance of the first fiber optic, voice, video and data Metropolitan Area Network (MAN) for a school system in Michigan. This 10 building design was named by the U.S. Department of Commerce as 1 of 33 fundable design models nationally. As Senior Consulting Engineer on projects in Great Britain and India, 1988-1992, Mike designed integrated Voice, Video and DATA MAN’s. Mike has been providing 7x24 SLA to customers for decades.
ELAN has provided high quality IT and Communications products and services for over 35 years. Our team of highly qualified professionals has moved from designing and wiring the nation with fiber cable to keeping today’s highly integrated data centers reliable and efficient.
ELAN IS MOVING INTO THE FUTURE by providing the kind of DATA and Communications continuity that businesses, government and not-for-profits require. DATA and Communications are closely integrated together and the need for constant availability has gone from concept to business requirement.
LIGHTING AND ENERGY CONSULTING is part of our evolutionary services. Managing Lighting and Energy requires real-time attention. Advanced Lighting with Integrated Wireless; Energy controls, Voice and DATA communications, Security and remote access Integrated into make this possible. We provide energy reducing consulting service and the data and communications means to really make your program effective.