Thursday, May 7, 2015

2 Days Training in Data Center Facilities Design & Infrastructure Engineering + Half Day Technical Visit for 2 Data Centers

You are cordially invited to join the forthcoming events and training course in critical facilities design and technical visit in August and September 2015:

Data Center Facilities Design and Infrastructure Engineering
(17 - 18 September 2015, approved CPD course by CIBSE)

The 2-day course is designed for Building Services Engineers, Facilities / Data Center Managers, IT Management, etc. to enrich and update the knowledge in critical facilities and data centers design & build. It is more than a general introductory program for data center. Topics include:

- IT strategy
- Cabinet layout
- Raised floor system
- Data center network and structure
- Telecommunication backbones, redundancy, sizing and planning
- Fiber and optical system design
- Fiber and optical cable components
- Copper cabling components
- Copper system design and high speed ethernet
- Cable distribution, layout and management
- Earthing / grounding and bounding
- Power (1) – high / low voltage system, switch system, etc.
- Power (2) – UPS, transformers, fuel tanks, generators, etc.
- Cooling (1) – cooling topology, hot / cold aisle, etc.
- Cooling (2) – chiller, CRAC, cooling towers, etc.
- Environmental management system
- Physical security
- Fire protection system

Date: 17 - 18 September 2015 (Thursday - Friday)
Time: 10:00 – 17:30

Venue: G/F, Innocentre, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Fee: Special rate for CIBSE / HKIE all membership classes

For details, please refer to

Half Day Technical Visit to Data Centers in Kwai Chung
and Tai Po (One of the leading Satellite Operators in Hong Kong)

Sponsored and coordinated by IXTech (

Further to the critical facilities courses mentioned, a half-day technical visit is targeted to provide an interactive environment and opportunities for members of IDC industry to exchange professional views and experience on TWO data center facilities (Tier II and Tier III) and satellite operation services.

Date: 11 September 2015 (Friday)
Duration: 13:45 - 17:00
Assembly Time: 13:45 - 14:00
Assembly Point: Kwai Yan Road's Bus Stop, Hong Kong (Next to the Exit D, Kwai Fong MTR Station)

Fee: HK$100, Round-trip transportation will be provided
(Waiver for the 2-day CPD courses' participants)


Pre-registration required. Business Card (if any) and HKID Card (or Passport) will be used for on-site identity vertification. The data center operators reserve the right to refuse any unexpected registration for the Technical Visit. In case of disputes, the ultimate decision will be reserved by the operators.

Seats are limited. Priority will be given to the CPD course's participants.

For details of the technical visit, please visit

About the Organizer

Strategic Media Asia Limited (SMA) is one of the approved CPD course providers of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) UK. For details, please visit