Uptime Institute


Monday, 12th February from 1.30pm

'The combination of DatacenterDynamics and Uptime Institute is a perfect complementary relationship between the industry’s two strongest providers', Lee Kirby, president of Uptime Institute, 6 November 2017. See full details here


1300 Registration

1320 Welcome Note

1330 Tiers Focus by Patrick Chan, Senior Director of Business Development, Uptime Institute

1400 Interlink Telecom: “Experience of Tier Certification” by Nuttanai Anuntarumporn, Managing Director, Interlink Telecom Public Company Limited

1430 Coffee Break  

1500 Operations Focus by Tom Baehr, Information Technology Sales Leader, Uptime Institute

1530 True Internet: “Operating a Tier Certified DC” by Paiboon Rattanakaemakorn, Deputy Head Datacenter-MTG, Chief Technology and Operation Officer, True Internet Data Center

1600 Multi-Site Certification by John Duffin, Managing Director, Uptime Institute

1630 Close of workshop


Operating a data center successfully takes an explicit focus on the physical placements and design criteria, the operational plan and staffing resources, the policies in place and the processes defined. In this workshop, Uptime Institute experts will share their experience derived from directly working with thousands of sites around the globe.

If you are interested in attending this half-day workshop led by John Duffin, there are complimentary passes available for end-users - request to attend by registering for the main conference

The ways in which IT is being delivered have dramatically changed. Are you driving this change or watching it change?

From the fundamental technologies being deployed, to the creation of hybrid infrastructures and leveraging the cloud, this workshop is designed to give you more insight into the change that is already happening at various rates across the industry. We’ll look at what is ahead for the IT Infrastructure market, and what you need to consider now to be prepared for your own future. Uptime Institute’s data center experts will share what they’ve seen after working with thousands of data centers worldwide, and give you important pointers about how to make sure your data center or portfolio will be valued over the long haul.

Gain insight into improving overall performance; increasing efficiency and reliability; and a deep discussion about some of the industry’s most impactful best practices being adopted by your peers to assure operational excellence.