At DCD>London, Dean Nelson launched the Digital Infrastructure Futures Foundation as a non-profit organization to fix the skills gap and increase diversity in the data center industry. See the full video here.
Data centers are a keystone of society today and the industry recognizes its responsibility to protect the planet; future generations are counting on us to lead the efforts toward environmental stewardship.
Therefore, carbon footprints, power usage and renewable integration have all become critical considerations for facility builders and providers. With data center growth outpacing every other sector in the global economy, finding ways to adapt, innovate, and measure sustainability progress becomes an imperative.