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  • Minister Pat Breen TD to deliver keynote address at DataCentres Ireland
  • Conference Programme 2017 has been Released
10:10 - 12:45

The 10th EURECA Workshop Hosted by Data Centres Ireland 2017

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The event brings together leading public sector figures to discuss driving innovation and efficiency in digital infrastructure in some of Europe’s leading case studies based in Ireland. Innovation procurement, shared digital services, data centre energy efficiency, and sustainability are among the topics discussed. The event is suitable for C level IT executives, ICT managers, policy makers, energy managers, data centre managers, and procurement professionals. Additionally, delegates who attend the three lectures will receive an official EURECA CPD training certificate

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10:15 - 10:50

Making the Business Case for Energy Efficiency in Data Centres

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10:50 - 11:25

Building Shared Services Around Infrastructure Including Data Centres

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  • Barry Lowry CIO – The Department of Public Expenditures & Reform - The Irish Government
11:25 - 12:00

Northern Ireland Exploit Data Centre and Cloud Services to Deliver Better Citizen Services

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  • Caron Alexander Director of Digital Shared Services - Northern Ireland Government
12:00 - 12:45

Panel Discussion: Driving Innovation and Efficiency in the Public Sector Digital Infrastructure 

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Panellists

  • Caron Alexander Director of Digital Shared Services - Northern Ireland Government
  • Barry Lowry CIO – The Department of Public Expenditures & Reform - The Irish Government
  • Mark Acton Critical Services Director - CBRE Data Centre Solutions
12:45 - 13:40

Exhibition Viewing – Lunch

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13:35 - 15:00

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13:40 - 14:20

Update on ASHRAE’s 90.4 – What are the Changes and What do they Mean

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14:20 - 14:40

Cooling – What are the Options and the Pro’s and Cons for the Various Types of Data Centres, Server & Comms Rooms

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14:40 - 15:00

An Analysis of Emerging Trends and Constraints in the Irish DataCentre Market

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  • Presents a high-level overview of the current policy and industry landscape and considers a future scenario featuring a rollout of experimental liquid cooling technology.

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  • Jaakko McEvoy Department of Mechanical Engineering - Trinity College Dublin
  • Bryan Coyne Department of Economics - Trinity College Dublin
14:55 - 16:00

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Chair

15:00 - 15:20

Indirect Free Cooling+Heat Recovery = Lower TCO

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15:20 - 15:40

High Sensitivity Smoke Detection

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  • Smoke detection guidelines for datacentre environments in line with IS3218 and BS6266
  1. Categorisation of fire risk
  2. Compliant detection choices
  3. Correct smoke detection coverage
  4. Testing compliance

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15:40 - 16:00

Case Study – The Benefits of Coordinating Information for the Whole Building & Asset Lifecycle

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