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NECA Premier Partner Offers Webinar on How the Cloud is Redefining Edge Data Center Design

Posted on May 17, 2017 by

Join NECA Premier Partner Graybar for an upcoming webinar, How the Cloud is Redefining Edge Data Center DesignThursday, May 25, 10:30 am CT.

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The world is rapidly changing and the always-on, always-available expectation continues to evolve. Leveraging massive amounts of data generated by the Internet of Things into an automated lifestyle is proving to be a challenge. For today’s connected world, reliable data processing and content delivery is essential.

Edge computing that minimizes the physical gap between data and the end user is a vital component of new cloud architecture. However, edge data centers are not configured for the same level of availability as larger hyperscale data centers.

This session will address how data centers can support new demands such as smart-cities and remote business branch offices. Learn how business-critical edge sites should be designed to achieve high availability and why the current paradigm of data center availability is inadequate.

Receive 1 BICSI CEC for participating in this webinar.


Vance Peterson
Solutions Architect, Schneider Electric

Vance is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience with end users as well as OEM and Service Providers supporting Mission Critical Facilities and Data Centers. Vance’s strong background in both electrical and mechanical engineering along with the balance of risk and operational management make him a key contributor to designs, products and services supporting data centers.

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