Monday, August 25, 2014

1 Day Refresher Training / Fundamental Course in Data Center Facilities and Operations

Data centers come in different sizes - whether it's four servers in a closet or hundreds of servers in a building - which provide mission critical functions for enterprises and public services.

We are pleased to announce that a 1-day Refresher Training / Fundamental Course in Data Center Facilities and Operations will be launched in Hong Kong. The course outlines a critical infrastructure system supports a typical data center and the main components facilitate a data center operation. It also introduces the standards of TIA-942, Uptime and Tier Levels.

The training is designed for junior operators, engineers and system administrators to acquire basic knowledge in data center critical facilities, on top of the IT system and daily operations.

- What is Data Center
- Applications of Data Center
- Who are the users
- Users’ expectations
- Inside a Data Center – IT, E&M services, Facilities supports
- Data Center Configurations – Architectural, Structural, MEFPD, Network
- Glossary – Resilience, Tier Levels, Redundancy
- Operating a Data Center
- Loss Prevention
- Maintenance Management
- Facilities Supports – MEFPD (Mechanical, Electrical, Fire, Plumb and Drain) Services
- Specific Requirements for Facilities
- Operations Highlights
- Sustainable Management
- Performance Assessments


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About the Organizer

Strategic Media Asia (SMA) is one of the CPD Course Providers of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).

SMA is a critical infrastructure training, seminar and event organizer for corporations and professionals specialized in data center design & build, E&M facilities, structured cabling system, telecommunication, ICT and financial IT services.

For details of other data center courses and seminars, please visit our website at