Former Uptime Managing Director & IO Data Centers COO & SVP joins IDCA’s Technical Standards Committee
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Washington D.C., April 24, 2017: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that David Shaw who was formerly , Managing Director of North America at Uptime Institute, Global Direct at Perot System, Director of IT System at HonorHealth and SVP & COO at IO Data Centers has joined IDCA’s Technical Standards Committee.
David Shaw is an industry veteran, a highly accomplished, industry recognized IT Executive, specializing in Operations & Data Centers including the development & management of IT Services, Managed Service Providers throughout the US, Europe and Asia/Pac. Possessing an exceptional track record delivering services to the Financial, Healthcare, Retail /Manufacturing and Government verticals. 16 years of ITIL service management, plus the delivery of secure mission critical services. Forward-thinking, key contributor and innovator to strategy planning and long-range success.
His specialties are: Leadership, Data Center, design, build, engineering, Operational Readiness, migrations, 24 x 7 IT Operations, NOC/SOC, DCIM, Automation and Autonomics, Cloud, Data Security, SSAE16, ISO 27000, Service Management, ITIL Incident/Problem/Change Management, MSP management, Outsourcing, and RFI/RFPs. David Shaw was recognized as the “Data Center Manager of the Year”, awarded at Data Center World / AFCOM 2013 and a member of the International Data Center Authority (IDCA) Technical Standards Committee.
IDCA Technical Standards Committee represents IDCA’s interest in matters pertaining to standards. Technical Standards Committee is composed of elite members from diverse yet premier data center-run organizations who are engaged with in-depth issues of data center industry at hand. Committee’s core mission is to provide remedy to the current data center industry gaps via developing the next-generation data center standards necessary to address and provide resolution to those gaps. All Technical Standards Committee’s effort is fundamentally rooted in the Application Ecosystem (AE)℠ and within the framework of the Infinity Paradigm®. In addition, the Committee further identifies potential new standards needed by the data center community and takes the necessary steps to initiate development of such needed standards with the appropriate organizations. Committee Members are also responsible to conduct unremitting interactions with the key industry stakeholders such as operators, providers, investors and end-users to ensure proper data center foundations, standardization and compliance are rooted within the diverse data center industry segments. Technical Standards Committee’s composition includes carefully elected technical data center experts from diverse industries, backgrounds and perspectives.