The new release of the TIA-942 Telecommunications Infrastructure Standard for Data Centers has many great improvements. Other webinars have addressed the changes to the network chapters. But what about all the other important chapters?
The TIA-942-B webinar will address changes made to the Rating (a.k.a. Tier) system as well as other non-network related changes. It will cover the important updates critical to those who design, build, and own/operate data centres.
The speaker, Edward van Leent, Chairman & CEO of EPI Group of Companies, is a long-standing TIA-942 committee member and active contributor. He is a highly experienced data centre veteran with over 30 years of experience and has personally audited and overseen the audits of hundreds of data centres all over the world.
Join the webinar „TIA-942-B Data Center Standard – The Important Non-Network Changes“ and check it out!
Date: 26 September 2017
Time: Sofia 18:00
Registration link: ANSI/TIA-942-B – The Important Non-Network Changes
The webinar is available live or on-demand after the event.
Edward van Leent
Chairman & CEO, EPI Group of Companies
Edward has over 25 years of experience in the global high-tech, high-availability and mission-critical data centre industry. With the unique combination of in-depth technical knowledge and an excellent grasp of the trends and developments in the industry, Edward is the key-driver behind the success of EPI, growing EPI from a small UK-origin company to become a global organization with presence in over 60 countries.
Edward is an active member of a number of data centre professional groups including AFCOM, IDCP, FEA, ASHRAE, Green Data Centre Alliance, Data Centre Professionals, Data Centre Architects, Data Centre Facilities Management Group and the Data Centre Engineering Group. He is a canvassing and voting member for BICSI-002 and sits on the TR42 committee (ANSI/TIA-942 standard). He is also the Vice-Chairman of the workgroup for the Singapore Standard for BC/DCR-SS507. Edward holds the ISO/IEC-2000 Lead Auditor and Lead Consultant certificates. He has performed over hundreds of data centre audits worldwide and has been selected as the sole auditor under iDA/Spring/PSB to audit mission critical site facilities for clause 4 in the SS507-BC/DR standard.
He has also been honoured with awards such as the ‘World-Wide Field Operations Award’, the ‘Excellence Award’, the prestigious ‘Chairman’s Achievement Award’, and ‘CEO of the Month’.
Being one of the thought leaders in the industry, he is a well sought after speaker on topics related to mission critical data centres.