DCK Webinar: The Myth of Scale and Other Data Center Economic Fallacies

Bigger is better. Low PUE is the best way to lower your costs. In this webinar, Chris Crosby, CEO of Compass Data Centers, will explain how these, and other bromides, are quite simply, wrong.

Join us Tuesday, June 24 for a special one-hour webinar in which he will discuss data center economic fallacies.

In this webinar you will learn:

  • Why phased build outs are the most expensive way to build a data center
  • The best way to determine the true cost and benefits of reducing PUE
  • Why is per rack cooling capability more important than watts/sf

Webinar Details

Title: The Myth of Scale and Other Data Center Economic Fallacies
Date: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Time: 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific (Duration, 60 minutes, including time for Q&A)
Register: Sign up for the webinar.

Following the presentation, there will be a Q&A session with your peers and industry experts.

About the Speaker:

Chris Crosby is a recognized visionary and leader in the datacenter space, founder and CEO of Compass Datacenters. Chris has over 20 years of technology experience and over 10 years of real estate and investment experience. Previously, Chris served as a senior executive and founding member of Digital Realty Trust. Chris was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development for Digital Realty Trust, responsible for growth initiatives including establishing the company’s presence in Asia. Mr. Crosby received a B.S. degree in Computer Sciences from the University of Texas at Austin.

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Bri Pennington serves as the content director for Data Center Knowledge where she assists with site management, content creation and social engagement.

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