APJeC Managing Principal - Data Center Facilities Strategy (DCFS)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Mr. Christophe Maisonnave has served as HPE POINTNEXT’s Data Center Facilities Strategies Services Lead in APJ since September 2008. His primary role is supporting customers in planning their future state Data Center requirements, developing masterplans and strategic roadmaps that integrates IT workloads with space, power and cooling needs; as well as site selection of strategic sourcing options.
Christophe helps customers from the definition of the number of sites to the topology they will be operating in as well as the monitoring systems they need to integrate and use to deliver the new style of IT needed by their business. Within HPE POINTNEXT, Christophe is recognized as the leading subject matter expert and thought leader in integrated IT & Facilities solutions.
Christophe’s team in HPE POINTNEXT leads the APJ regions Data Center Modular Solutions and Infrastructure Management and is involved in data center planning and business case definition for various industry verticals that include Service Provider, Retail, Banking, Energy, Automotive and Transportation customers.
Presently, he is also engaged in creating solution appliances able to support dedicated applications and services in a single enclosure combining IT and MEP. Part of the focus of Christophe and his team is the use of DCIM for OPEX improvements as well as designing DCIM integration with the Software Define Infrastructures and solutions.
Prior to 2008 Christophe, he was the HPE client principal focusing on General Motors running a multimillions set of managed services in APJ region and he served as a Product Life Cycle principal in APJ delivering various projects for Renault Nissan and General Motors.
Christophe graduated as a Mechanical and Electrical Engineer and has been working in the APJ Region for over 20 years.