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contents WWW.DATACENTRENEWS.CO.UK in this issue… August 2017 data centre news August 2017 ED&I EXPO Headline Sponsor Electrical Design & Install Expo | NEC, Birmingham, 6 - 7 September 2017 The UK’s Newest Electrical Design & Install Show The Electrical Design and Install Expo (ED&I) will take place at the NEC, Birmingham, on 6th-7th September 2017, providing a unique opportunity for those involved in the electrical and wider electrotechnical industry to come together under one roof. The event will allow visitors to talk directly to manufacturers and distributors about their products and services and will encourage the sharing of ideas across many industry sectors. www.edandiexpo.com th:// th:// FREE ENTRY / September REGISTER TODAY! : // NEC, Birmingham HEADLINE SPONSOR PLATINUM SPONSOR GOLD SPONSOR www.edandiexpo.com GOLD SPONSOR The Estimating Specialists inside... SPECIAL FEATURE Cooling Meet me room Mark Panico of Legrand talks pressure, projects and predicting the future OPINION Brendan Leonard of Stulz discusses the benefi ts of free cooling and how it can optimise your data centre 04 Welcome 36 Big Data Keeping it cool. Stewart Langdown MSLL of Mackwell, discusses the challenges we face with Big Data and the opportunities that lie ahead. 06 Industry News Money to burn: If UK businesses are spending over £1m recovering from data security breaches, why is security still so low on the agenda? 12 Centre of Attention Do analytics equal intelligence? Cameron Jones, principal product manager at Blue Medora talks business intelligence in the age of predictive analytics. 15 Meet Me Room Mark Panico of Legrand talks pressure, projects and predicting the future. We even get to meet his dog. 30 Game Plan In a hybrid generation, Jackson Lee of Colt talks about the importance of a hybrid data centre strategy. 33 ExtraHop Colin Pittham of ExtraHop, discusses the importance of cloud migration readiness. 38 Prime Location SPECIAL FEATURE: Bruce Garrison of Zayo explains why relocation to the Nordics should be an attractive prospect for data centre managers. 18 Jeff Underwood of Geist 40 Projects and Agreements Aruba is set to open the largest data centre campus Italy has ever seen. 46 Products and Innovations Resilience against advanced attacks from Bitdefender. 52 Final Thought Dirk Paessler, CEO of Paessler talks future proofing the data centre using IT monitoring. Cooling discusses chimney airflow management within the data centre. 22 Paul Lin Sr of Schneider Electric explains how an integrated approach to data centre cooling could lower energy costs. 24 Timothy Arnold, of Six Degrees Group, discusses the benefits of liquid cooling. 26 Brendan Leonard of Stulz talks about the benefits of free cooling and how it can optimise your data centre. August 2017 | 3