ITLS brings IDCA-accredited data centre training courses to APAC


29 June 2015

IT Learning Solution (ITLS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fastlane, has secured a strategic partnership with TechXact to bring International Data Centre Authority (IDCA) Certified Data Centre courses to the Asia Pacific and make them available locally to professionals in the Asia Pacific regions.

According to ITLS, the courses cover the full breadth of data centre causes of downtime, standards, building, construction, power, cooling, fire, electromagnetic fields (EMF), and lighting all the way to design, scalability, security, safety, labelling, documentation, service level agreements (SLAs), and operational level agreements (OLAs).

TechXact also offers certified data centre courses covering advanced topics of data centre design life cycle, tiered infrastructure designing, planning, maintenance standards, raised floor, suspended ceiling, power, electro-magnetic fields, cooling, fire protection, IT, telecom, application, cable management, environment specifications and data centre efficiency.

ITLS said the IDCA Certified Data Centre courses are designed to bridge the gaps of IT and facilities, define cloud in terms of both its physical and virtual aspects and expose participants to the key components of the data centre.

The courses, according to ITLS, address effective methods of setting up and improving key aspects such as power, cooling, ICT, security, cabling, safety etc. to ensure a high-availability data centre, while minding key operational and maintenance issues and concerns.