DCN February 2017 - Page 19

Data Centre World preview SEMINAR PROGRAMME – EDITOR’S PICKS Wednesday 15th March Thursday 16th March Image courtesy of ExCeL London Data centre & duct tape Simon Brady, Head of Data Centre Optimisation – Vertiv Data Centre Design and Build & Physical Security Theatre, 10.15-10.40 Cooling unit control vs DCIM: different levels of integration for energy efficiency optimisation Enrico Boscaro, Application Manager – Carel Industries S.p.A DCIM & Software Defined Data Centres and Networks Theatre, 10.45-11.10 Medium voltage power protection for large data centres Domagoj Talapko, Business Development Manager MV UPS into data centre – ABB Facilities & Critical Equipment Theatre, 11.15-11.40 Leading the way in data centre innovation Steven Harrison, Senior Network Architect – Huawei Data Centres of the Future Theatre, 12.40-13.05 Impact of modular solutions on the data centre market Gautham Gnanajothi, Senior Industry Analyst – Frost & Sullivan Facilities & Critical Equipment Theatre, 13.45-14.10 Brexit: Implications for UK operators Emma Fryer, Associate Director – TechUk Energy Efficiency & Cost Management Theatre, 15.45-16.10 Simon Brady, Vertiv, discusses the everyday simple solutions to help improve data centre efficiency Emma Fryer, TechUK, discusses Brexit and its implications for UK operators Open rack design for OCP Christos Birbilis, Product Marketing Manager – Belden Facilities & Critical Equipment Theatre, 10.15-10.40 Developments in direct adiabatic cooling – How to become the world’s most efficient data centre Alan Beresford, MD – EcoCooling Energy Efficiency & Cost Management Theatre, 10.45-11.10 How to get an extra 10 per cent energy improvement with minimal investment Sophia Flucker, Director – Operational Intelligence Energy Efficiency & Cost Management Theatre, 11.15-11.40 Why has DCIM failed? Barry Shambrook, Consultant – TCL Data DCIM & Software Defined Data Centres and Networks Theatre, 11.45-12.10 Machines & robots versus humans Andrew Burgess, Consulting Director – Symphony Ventures, Phil Collerton, Managing Director, EMEA – Uptime Institute, Stefan Svensson, Global Research Area Manager Communication – ABB Data Centres of The Future Theatre, 12.45-13.30 From military bunker to weapons grade data centre Simon Blake, DCIM Evangelist – Vertiv Facilities & Critical Equipment Theatre, 14.15-14.40 Data Centre will showcase products and solutions in an innovative and interactive surrounding, allowing you to get hands-on with the latest in data centre technologies. Data Centre World has joined forces with design consultancy Dunwoody to produce an effective and efficient running data centre, right in the heart of Data Centre World. Over the two days visitors have the exclusive opportunity to walk through what makes a successful data centre. This year’s edition promises to be even more impressive, showcasing 50 per cent more products and being 155 per cent bigger than the 2016 version. Over the next few pages we take a look at some of the exhibitors to look out for… 19