Automation & Maintenance Best Practices In The Data Center (PANEL SESSION)

  • Tuesday, 04/04/2017: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Room: 515A
  • Session Number:  DCDM6:

Description

This session will discuss the role of automation & maintenance best practices in the data center. We will explore how the combination of automation & maintenance best practices can drive optimal performance by extending equipment life, increasing reliability, reducing energy usage, operational expenses, and life cycle costs. Utilizing the experience & expertise of our panelists, including an end user, we will review automation & best maintenance practices in HVAC, UPS, Generators, and Fire & Life Safety systems. Content will be provided via PowerPoint, but session will be heavily discussion based to enable an ideal learning environment for attendees.

Learning Objectives

1. Role of automation throughout the data center, why it matters, and how it can reduce costs/increase efficiency
2. Maintenance best practices in the data center, why it matters, and how it can reduce costs/increase efficiency
3. The combined role & importance of automation and maintenance best practices in the data center, why it matters, and how their combination can drive optimal performance

Speakers

Eric Bartlett

Principal
Technology Management, Inc.
Panelist

Bob Flynn

VP Operations
Air Force One Inc.
Panelist

Jeff Keller

Corporate Technical Sales Manager
ABCO Fire, LLC
Panelist

Thomas McKinney CFM

Director, Data Center Development
Forsythe Data Centers, Inc.
Panelist

Chris Papp

VP Sales - Enterprise Accounts
Air Force One, Inc.
Moderator