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Encyclopedia > Illinois Technology and Research Corridor

The Illinois Technology and Research Corridor is an area located in northeastern Illinois. The corridor is primarily formed by Interstate 88 through DuPage County, but many companies and research centers are located throughout the Chicagoland area. Official language(s) English Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq. ... Interstate 88 is the designation of two intrastate interstate highways in different parts of the United States. ... DuPage County is a county located in the state of Illinois. ... Chicagoland. ...


Numerous companies call Chicago their national headquarters, and others have major campuses located throughout the Chicagoland area. Chicago (officially named the City of Chicago) is the third largest city in the United States (after New York City and Los Angeles), with an official population of 2,896,016, as of the 2000 census. ...

A little known fact is that kermit the frog was named after an abbott healthcare worker in 1967. ... North Chicago is a city located in Lake County, Illinois. ... Acxiom Logo Acxiom is a customer and data information management company. ... Downers Grove, Illinois Downers Grove is a suburb located 19 miles west of Chicago, Illinois in DuPage County, Illinois. ... A BUNCH OF DOT HEADS go ahead change it again bitch! ... Schaumburg is a village located in Cook County and DuPage County, Illinois. ... The Fortune 500 is a ranking of the top 500 United States corporations as measured by gross revenue. ... [[[[[[Information technology]]]]]] (IT) or Information and communication(s) technology (ICT) (also Infocomm, esp. ... Paper shredding can be contracted out Outsourcing (or contracting out) is often defined as the delegation of non-core operations or jobs from internal production within a business to an external entity (such as a subcontractor) that specializes in that operation. ... BP plc (LSE: BP, NYSE: BP, TYO: 5051 ), originally British Petroleum, is a British energy company with headquarters in London, one of five vertically integrated private sector oil, natural gas, and petrol (gasoline) supermajors in the world, along with Royal Dutch Shell, ExxonMobil, Chevron, and Total. ... Political highlights of North America North America is the third largest continent in area and the fourth ranked in population. ... Website: http://www. ... Exelon Corporation is a giant electricity generating and distributing company headquartered in Chicago. ... On September 30, 1996, AT&T spun off its Systems and Technology units (AT&T Technologies, Inc. ... Lisle is a village located in DuPage County, Illinois. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT, HKSE: 4338) is an international computer technology corporation with 2005 global annual sales of US$42. ... link titleThe word international can mean: Between nations or encompassing several nations. ... The IBM ThinkCentre A Series is a popular line of computers. ... A corporation is a legal person which, while being composed of natural persons, exists completely separately from them. ... Molex® NASDAQ: MOLX is a manufacturer of electronic components, including electrical and fiber optic interconnection products and systems, switches, integrated products and application tooling. ... Motorola (NYSE: MOT) is an international communications company based in Schaumburg, Illinois, a Chicago suburb. ... link titleThe word international can mean: Between nations or encompassing several nations. ... This article is in need of improvement. ... A company in the broadest sense is an aggregation of people who stay together for a common purpose. ... Telephone and Data Systems is a Fortune 500 telecommunications service company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. ... Telecommunication involves the transmission of signals over a distance for the purpose of communication. ... Tellabs, Inc. ... Whittman-Hart is a services company dealing with digital communications. ... U.S. Robotics (popularly nicknamed USR), based in Schaumburg, Illinois and founded in 1976, is a company that makes computer modems and related technologies. ... A modem (a portmanteau word constructed from modulator and demodulator) is a device that modulates an analog carrier signal (sound), to encode digital information, and that also demodulates such a carrier signal to decode the transmitted information. ...

Educational Institutions

State Street Village, S.R. Crown Hall, Armour Main Building Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) is a private Ph. ... Wheaton is an affluent community located within DuPage County, Illinois, approximately 25 miles west of Chicago and Lake Michigan. ... [[[[[[Information technology]]]]]] (IT) or Information and communication(s) technology (ICT) (also Infocomm, esp. ... DeVry University is a for-profit system of full and part-time career colleges and Technical colleges in the United States and Canada offering a variety of Associates degrees, Bachelors of Arts or Bachelors of Technology degrees at the undergraduate levels up through Masters degrees, and... Oak Brook is a suburb of Chicago located in DuPage County, Illinois. ...

Research Institutions

Fermilab, located in Batavia
Fermilab, located in Batavia



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