Welcome to the NEW AFCOM!

We are super excited to showcase our new look but even more excited to deliver greater benefits to our members! We’ve added a series of new benefits that will enhance your membership experience and help you stay up-to-date in the rapidly changing data center and IT infrastructure environment. It's a great time to be an AFCOM member! Take a look around and get to know the new AFCOM.

If you’re an AFCOM member, you’ll receive weekly updates in the "Inside the Box" newsletter showcasing these new benefits and highlighting on how to get the most out of your membership.

If you haven’t joined yet, what are you waiting for? Become part of the rapidly growing AFCOM community focused on educating, connecting and guiding the data center and IT infrastructure industry for more than 35 years. Join AFCOM today!

The AFCOM Team



Omaha Chapter 3rd Quarter Meeting

Omaha - Jul 27 2016 12:00AMWednesday July 27th, 2016 from 3 PM to 5 PM - ...

Michigan Chapter Meeting

Lansing - Aug 9 2016 12:00AMCarrie Higbie presenting on "Optimizing your ...

Chicago Q3 Chapter Meeting

Chicago - Aug 16 2016 11:00AMThis is the third quarterly meeting for the Chicag...

AFCOM Central Ohio Summer Chapter Meeting

New Albany - Aug 17 2016 11:30AMNationwide Mutual Insurance Company Data Center To...

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