Dave Fredricks is a data center infrastructure architect at CABLExpress with 20 years of experience in fiber optic and structured cabling solutions. He has been with CABLExpress for ten years, and previously served as the southeast sales manager at Emerson Network Power. Fredricks is a Certified Data Centre Designer (CDCD) and an active member of AFCOM.
He authored the white papers “Conflicts in Data Center Fiber Structured Cabling Standards”, "Meeting 40/100G Ethernet and 32GFC, 128GFCp Light Budgets with a Structured Cabling Design." And “Cabling Designs for Hyperconvergence.” He has comprehensive knowledge of the TIA and IEEE industry standards for network and storage connectivity. Fredricks earned his bachelor’s degree from Western Carolina University.