Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Green Data Center Engineers Certification Program


In the 2011-12 Policy Address and the 2012-13 Budget, the Government will thoroughly support the conversion of industrial buildings into data centers and the accommodation of data centers in Tseung Kwan O which attract capital investment from global institutions. SOE, a chartered institute for operations engineers, who expertizes in mission critical facility / services, supports the policy and launches a professional training program to the Data Centre and ICT Industries in Hong Kong.
The certified program provides a technical knowledge and “green theory” for engineers who are involved in creating sustainable and energy efficient data centre (E&M) / plants or exploiting the role of telecommunication in helping deliver green operation and business practices to other areas of organization such as Tendering & Procurement. It also introduces other efficiency metrics and international standards such as PUE/DCiE (The Green Grid Energy Measuring Tools), Carbon Footprint, TPL accounting, end-to-end life cycle cost, TCO, etc.
Program Outline
(1)       Introduction of Green Data Centre
(2)       Concepts and trends of Green Data Centre
(3)       SWOT analysis of Green Data Centre
(4)       Green elements and Risk Analysis of Green Data Centre
(5)       Green Implementation Plan
(6)       Building an effective Green Data Centre team
(7)       Evaluation life cycle cost for Green Data Centre
Society of Operations Engineers - Hong Kong Region
Unit 2, 3/F, Winsum Industrial Centre,
588-592, Castle Peak Road, Cheung Sha Wan, Kowloon, Hong Kong
15, 19, 22, 26, 29 November
and 3, 6 December 2012 (Every Monday and Thursday)
07:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A certificate of "Green Data Centre Engineers" will be awarded for those participants who completed the course assessment OR CPD certificate will be issued to students with attendance over 70%.
Please contact Ms. Connie Mui at 3188 0062 or email: or visit for moreinformation.

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