Hi [[ session.user.profile.firstName ]]

The Coming Data Center Energy Crisis: Fact or Fiction

Whether it's blockchain and the cloud, or electric autonomous vehicles or IoT, more data centers are going to need ever more power at a time when electric grids are becoming less stable. Is this a fair view? What are the facts? We’ll look at the reality, timeframes, and potential courses of action led by Andy Lawrence, Executive Director of Uptime Institute Research with guest presenter, Professor Rabih Bashroush of University of East London.
Recorded May 15 2018 55 mins
Your place is confirmed,
we'll send you email reminders
Presented by
Andy Lawrence, Executive Director, Uptime Institute Research & Professor Rabih Bashroush of University of East London
Presentation preview: The Coming Data Center Energy Crisis: Fact or Fiction

Network with like-minded attendees

  • [[ session.user.profile.displayName ]]
    Add a photo
    • [[ session.user.profile.displayName ]]
    • [[ session.user.profile.jobTitle ]]
    • [[ session.user.profile.companyName ]]
    • [[ userProfileTemplateHelper.getLocation(session.user.profile) ]]
  • [[ card.displayName ]]
    • [[ card.displayName ]]
    • [[ card.jobTitle ]]
    • [[ card.companyName ]]
    • [[ userProfileTemplateHelper.getLocation(card) ]]
  • Channel
  • Channel profile
  • Uptime Institute Intelligence: The Critical Update - 2Q 2019 Jun 19 2019 4:00 pm UTC 60 mins
    Andy Lawrence - Executive Director of Research, Rhonda Ascierto - VP of Research, Christopher Brown - Chief Technical Officer
    In this quarterly update webinar, Uptime Institute Intelligence and technology executives discuss developments in the field of mission-critical digital infrastructure. Among the topics are recent outages; cloud expenditure; fuel cells and datacenters; the technology “cold war”; and climate change and infrastructure.
  • Uptime Institute 2019 Data Center Industry Survey Results Recorded: May 29 2019 61 mins
    Andy Lawrence - Executive Director of Research, Rhonda Ascierto - VP of Research, Christopher Brown - Chief Technical Officer
    The data center industry’s largest and most influential survey results are in. Join us May 29th at 9:00 AM Pacific time to see what’s trending. Are data centers getting more efficient? How are outages changing? What proportion of workloads are running in the cloud? Will rack density rise at last?
  • Understanding Hybrid Resiliency for Business Service Delivery Recorded: Apr 17 2019 56 mins
    Vincent Rais, Director of Resiliency Services, Uptime Institute
    Understand the critical areas required to provide resilient applications and data across a multi-site hybrid environment.
  • Smart Energy in the Data Center Recorded: Mar 20 2019 53 mins
    Andy Lawrence, Executive Director of Research, Uptime Institute Intelligence
    Smart energy is a trending concept in a field crowded with competing and complementary terms, technologies, and approaches – but has the business case yet been made? Andy Lawrence will share his views on where this technology segment is headed.
  • Uptime Institute Intelligence: The Critical Update - 1Q 2019 Recorded: Feb 27 2019 59 mins
    Andy Lawrence, Executive Director of Research; Chris Brown, CTO; Rhonda Ascierto, VP Research
    In this quarterly update webinar on February 27th, Uptime Institute Intelligence and technology executives discuss developments in the field of mission-critical digital infrastructure. Among the topics are hyperscale expansion, AWS’s Outpost, information security, and some big recent outages.
  • Data Center Outage Trends, Causes and Costs Recorded: Jan 23 2019 59 mins
    Andy Lawrence, Executive Director of Research; Chris Brown, CTO; Todd Traver, VP IT Optimization & Strategy
    Members of Uptime Institute’s executive team discuss the newest findings about data center outages, including trends in causes and types, along with strategies for reducing the number and impact of outages.
  • Uptime Institute Research: The Critical Update - 4Q 2018 Recorded: Nov 28 2018 60 mins
    Andy Lawrence (Executive Director of Research), Chris Brown (CTO) & Rhonda Ascierto (VP of Research)
    Join the Uptime Institute Research team on November 28th as they discuss recent developments and research findings spanning outages, innovation, new services, and industry news. This is the first of a quarterly series.
  • Data Center Due Diligence: Assessing Risk in Your Critical Infrastructure Recorded: Oct 24 2018 42 mins
    Matt Stansberry, Vice President - North America, Uptime Institute
    Whether you are considering an expansion of existing facilities, consolidation of multiple data center sites, or an acquisition or divestiture of data center assets, this session will cover some key points to mitigate risk, identify the infrastructure and operational health of assets, management and operations, lifecycle considerations, and the overall resiliency of key data center assets.
  • Data Center Operational Excellence: Creating The Right Staffing Plan Recorded: Sep 26 2018 46 mins
    Matt Stansberry, Vice President - North America and Rich Van Loo, Vice President Facilities Management Services
    How do you ensure your data center staffing plan meets your business's performance and risk requirements? And at the same time, how do you keep growing and challenging your employees to retain key staff? Are you creating a successful culture of continuous improvement as well as a place your employees want to be?
  • 2018 Data Center Survey Results Recorded: Aug 22 2018 55 mins
    Rhonda Ascierto, Vice President, Uptime Institute Research and Matt Stansberry, Vice President, Uptime Institute
    The 8th Annual Uptime Institute Data Center Survey provides an overview of the major trends shaping IT infrastructure and strategy. Are you on top of what's happening in the industry? Find out what 900 data center operators and IT practitioners worldwide had to say.
  • Data Center Operational Excellence: Staffing & Training Recorded: Jul 25 2018 57 mins
    Matt Stansberry, VP North America, Uptime Institute and Scott Killian, VP Efficient IT, Uptime Institute
    How do you ensure your staffing plan meets your business's performance and risk requirements? Do you have an appropriate training program to drive a culture of continuous improvement? How can you evaluate and enhance your training program to ensure continuity of expertise, and retain key employees?
  • Extending Mission Critical to the Edge Recorded: Jun 27 2018 46 mins
    Mark Harris, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Uptime Institute
    This session will cover the growing trend to bring full-fledged computing closer to users, creating a distributed computing function to deliver critical business services. Key discussion points include the need for mission critical resiliency at the edge and how the industry is responding to this need with new hybrid resiliency strategies.

    NOTE: We experienced audio issues during the Q&A portion of the presentation. We captured the questions and answered them in the PDF file available under "Attachments" tab when you start viewing the webinar recording.
  • The Coming Data Center Energy Crisis: Fact or Fiction Recorded: May 15 2018 55 mins
    Andy Lawrence, Executive Director, Uptime Institute Research & Professor Rabih Bashroush of University of East London
    Whether it's blockchain and the cloud, or electric autonomous vehicles or IoT, more data centers are going to need ever more power at a time when electric grids are becoming less stable. Is this a fair view? What are the facts? We’ll look at the reality, timeframes, and potential courses of action led by Andy Lawrence, Executive Director of Uptime Institute Research with guest presenter, Professor Rabih Bashroush of University of East London.
  • [Ep.11] Ask the Expert: Data Center Infrastructure Management Recorded: Apr 24 2018 49 mins
    Christopher Brown, CTO, Uptime Institute & Kelly Harris, Sr. Content Manager, BrightTALK
    This webinar is part of BrightTALK's Ask the Expert Series.

    Join Christopher Brown, CTO of Uptime Institute and Kelly Harris, Senior Content Manager at BrightTALK, as they take a technical deep dive into data center infrastructure management in 2018.

    Chris will answer questions related to trends from the field:

    - What really makes a well-run data center?
    - The changes we are seeing in the industry
    - What Tier level do I need for my data center(s)?
    - What can you tell us about the typical issues we see every day?
    - What are the challenges ahead for data centers?

    Audience members are encourage to send questions to the expert which will be answered during the live session.
  • Creating Modern Business Foundations upon Hybrid IT Infrastructures Recorded: Feb 15 2018 50 mins
    Todd Traver, Vice President, IT Optimization and Strategy, Uptime Institute
    Modern businesses are being transformed into digital businesses. To do so, IT is being re-imagined to span hybrid infrastructures; including multiple data centers, co-location facilities and cloud service providers. This hybrid approach has many benefits including cost savings, but can increase the overall difficulty in supporting such environments to deliver a predictable level of IT services. We’ll discuss one methodology designed to assess your current risk profile and spot vulnerabilities.
  • 10 Must-Answer Questions For Your 2018 Data Center Strategy Recorded: Dec 12 2017 60 mins
    Matt Stansberry, Senior Director Content & Publications, Uptime Institute
    Are you adapting your infrastructure strategy to business, geopolitical and technology trends?

    Our panel of experts discuss the questions you must have the answers for along with trends that will impact your organization in the coming year.

    How will you adapt your strategic plan to climate change? What are the implications of new regulatory enforcement? How will your staff adapt to changing infrastructure deployment models? Will new workloads overwhelm your infrastructure plans? Change is here, so learn to adapt.
  • IT Disaster Planning: Preparing Your Data Center for the Next Major Storm Recorded: Nov 2 2017 59 mins
    Chris Brown, CTO, Uptime Institute
    In this webinar, Uptime Institute CTO Chris Brown, will cover facilities, IT preparation, communications, testing and more in relation to how to prepare your data center for the next major storm.

    Key topics will include:
    - Facilities preparation including developing a documented plan for emergency response & disaster preparedness
    - IT Preparation including identifying critical and non-critical systems and establishing EOPs
    - Designing systems for optimal resiliency, including network connectivity and hybrid/cloud architectures
    - Simulating outages to validate resiliency at the application and system level
  • Ten Technologies That Might Change Data Centers Forever Recorded: Sep 18 2017 44 mins
    Rhonda Ascierto, Research Director, Datacenter Technologies and Eco-Efficient IT, 451 Research
    451 Research, Uptime Institute and a panel of industry experts have rated leading-edge technologies – including distributed resiliency, micro-modular embedded datacenters, silicon photonics, chiller-free datacenters, post-silicon devices, datacenter management-as-a-service and on-site microgrids – in terms of their ability to disrupt the business models, ecosystems and design of the datacenter.

    Rhonda Ascierto, Research Director, Datacenter Technologies and Eco-Efficient IT at 451 Research presents these 10 technologies and provides a "Disruptive Rating" of each as a measure of their potential impact on the data center market.
  • Causes & Consequences of Data Center Outages in 2017 Recorded: Sep 18 2017 17 mins
    Matt Stansberry & Pitt Turner, Uptime Institute
    This is a recording of a presentation at Uptime Institute's Executive Symposium: Las Vegas in 2017. The topic of the discussion was the causes and consequences of data center outages in 2017.

    Key topics covered:
    1) Hybrid Resiliency
    2) Cloud Computing
    3) Top Causes of Data Center Outages
    4) IT Training
    5) Colocation Providers
  • Data Center Resiliency in the Age of Cloud Recorded: Sep 18 2017 41 mins
    Andy Lawrence, Executive Director of Research & Todd Traver, VP IT Optimization Strategies from Uptime Institute
    The evolution of compute from single-site data centers to a multi-site hybrid computing model is enabling distributed models of resiliency that can achieve high availability and rapid recovery alongside improved performance. But there are also risks and limitations created by the complex software and coordination of new third-party services, as well as the technologies necessary to orchestrate applications and data. This session will discuss the pros and cons of four resilient architectures (traditional single-site, linked-site, distributed-site, cloud-based).
The Global Data Center Authority
Uptime Institute is an unbiased advisory organization focused on improving the performance, efficiency, and reliability of business critical infrastructure through innovation, collaboration, and independent certifications. Uptime Institute serves all stakeholders responsible for IT service availability through industry leading standards, education, peer-to-peer networking, consulting, and award programs delivered to enterprise organizations and third-party operators, manufacturers, and providers. Uptime Institute is recognized globally for the creation and administration of the Tier Standards & Certifications for Data Center Design, Construction, and Operational Sustainability along with its Management & Operations reviews, FORCSS® methodology, and Efficient IT Stamp of Approval.

Embed in website or blog

Successfully added emails: 0
Remove all
  • Title: The Coming Data Center Energy Crisis: Fact or Fiction
  • Live at: May 15 2018 1:00 pm
  • Presented by: Andy Lawrence, Executive Director, Uptime Institute Research & Professor Rabih Bashroush of University of East London
  • From:
Your email has been sent.
or close