Tim KiserHeading over to the Second Annual Washington, D.C. & Mid-Atlantic Data Center Summit next week? Be sure to check out Colo Atl Owner and Founder, Tim Kiser, who will speak on the panel, “In Pursuit of the ‘Model Data Center:’ How Rising Demand, New Innovations and Energy Efficiency Challenges are Changing Design and Development in 2014.” Moderated by Andy Jimenez, Vice President of Technology for Anixter, the panel will take place day of conference, Sept. 16 from 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm.

So what will the panel cover? Some hot discussion points include:

Has the industry moved closer to a “model” design? If so, what is it?
Analysis of new trends in design and construction: Analysis of building materials, i.e. roofing, siding, floors, insulation
Innovations in power protection and cooling methodologies
Are colo customers really as weary of non-traditional infrastructure systems for colo providers as the industry suggests?

“I may be the Owner and Founder of Colo Atl, but I’m an engineer at heart,” states Mr. Kiser. “It is an absolute joy and honor to bring that engineer’s perspective to this important discussion. Our industry is evolving; no question, and I am thankful for events like the D.C. & Mid-Atlantic Data Center Summit that exist to educate and empower the industry to meet the challenges brought about by this evolution.”

The Second Annual Washington, D.C. & Mid-Atlantic Data Center Summit will convene 450+ data center developers, investors, capital sources, engineers, architects and end-users for important discussion, debate and networking. Learn more at: http://cre-events.com/dcdc2014/.

For more information about Colo Atl, visit www.coloatl.com or email [email protected].