Data Center Design Awareness

  • Instructor-led
  • Business
21 Hours

Course Description

This course encompasses the basic principles of data center design, tracking its history from the early days of the mainframe to the modern enterprise data center in its many forms and the future. It has modules on all the major sub-systems of a mission critical facility and their interdependencies, including power, cooling, compute and network.

Students will learn to apply best practice recommendations to site selection, building layout requirements, including resiliency level and space requirements as well as gain a good understanding of relevant standards, regulations, definitions and metrics that apply to the data center industry

Who Should Attend

  • Facility engineers and technicians looking to deepen their understanding of the mission critical environment.
  • Architecture, engineering and construction professionals up-skilling or transitioning to data center projects.
  • Sales and marketing staff from technology vendors and other business professionals looking to build a holistic view of the modern data center.

This course has met the required standards of the organisations listed below and is approved, accredited, validated or endorsed by them. More details of our relationship with each and the process for gaining credit equivalencies is available upon request.

Key Topics

  • History of the data center
  • Impact of the network on design
  • Cooling system basics
  • Power system basics
  • Data center health and safety
  • Fire protection and prevention
  • Server densities and microchips
  • Data center construction and project management
  • Operations and maintenance

Upcoming Sessions

Region Course Language Date Time Instructor Register
UTC+10 (APAC) Data Center Design Awareness EN 02 Nov 2020 3 days 9AM – 5PM chris molloy Book Now
UTC+8 (APAC) Data Center Design Awareness EN 18 Nov 2020 3 days 9AM – 5PM John Duffin.jpg Book Now
UTC+1 (EMEA) Data Center Design Awareness EN 07 Dec 2020 5 days 9AM – 1PM Christian Bruderer Book Now
UTC-5 (NAM) Data Center Design Awareness EN 07 Dec 2020 5 days 9AM – 1PM stephen-worn.jpg Book Now

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