February 13-15, 2019
Elephant Hills Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

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Modular Data Centers – Dos and Don’ts

15 Feb 2019


A large group of networked computer servers typically used by organizations for the remote storage, processing, or distribution of large amounts of data.

When an organization builds data centers, some of the considerations include

·        Cost

·        Durability

·        Functionality

·        Expandability

·        Location


Pitfalls that may be encountered are numerous and this presentation will endeavor to summarize some of the things that maybe done and some which must be avoided. The areas of concern shall include:


1.   Design and specification of data Center with regards to space, power and cooling.

·        Redundancy

·        Power challenges

·        Certification requirements

·        Organizations road map

2.   Access – security of data, entry requirements. Physical security

3.   Physical Structures – designing with the future in mind. Challenges of changing use

4.   Migration of Nodes – dos and don’ts when migration has to be done











Painos Nhodza, Manager Passive Infrastructure Planning with Econet Wireless - Econet
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