IDCA welcomes Greg Marks of Salesforce to Technical Standards Committee
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Washington D.C., October 14, 2015: International Data Center Authority (IDCA) today announces that Greg Marks of the Salesforce has joined IDCA’s Technical Standards Committee.
Greg Marks has over 32 years’ experience in the ICT industry, covering strategy, design and management across commercial and government sectors. He is a specialist in large-scale data center development and telecommunications solutions, with particular skill in strategic and master planning, procurement, telecommunications and networking, design, management and operations, contract negotiations and project recovery.
Greg is currently serving Salesforce as a Director of Datacenters Eastern Regions. With more than 20 years experience in the information systems field in both corporate and not-for-profit organizations, and skills in a wide variety of technology and business disciplines, Greg Marks has traditionally been brought in to transform organizations into more efficient operations.
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.