With the ever increasing demand for ready available data the requirements for modern IT infrastructure solutions have never been higher. The Datacenter Forum series is designed to provide those working in the datacenter industry with the necessary tools, answers and inspiration to make the right decisions in this fast-moving industry.
EcoDatacenter is building the world’s greenest datacenter in Falun, 200 km northwest from Stockholm. Børge Granli, chairman and founder of the company, explains how the datacenter is integrated in a unique energy ecosystem
At the 2015 Datacenter Forum Helsinki our panellists, – Ficolo’s Managing Director Seppo Ihalainen, Teliasonera’s Group IT IO Datacenter Ville Toivanen and Finnish Data Center Forum’s Chairman of the Board Jari Innanen, – discuss the direction the datacenter market is taking in Finland. Is Finland the promised land for datacenters?
Russia’s largest search engine has build a new datacenter in Finland and Ari Kurvi, Datacenter Manager at this new facility, discusses among others how they have managed to reduce the site’s carbon footprint by 40 percent.
That’s one of the question we asked our expert panel at the Datacenter Forum Oslo 2015. The panellists, – Green Mountain Datacenter CEO Knut Molaug, Basefarm COO Bjart Kvarme, DigiPlex Director Anders Korshavn, IKT-Norge’s Nard Schreurs, Statkraft’s Einar Hoffart and Invest in Norway’s Per Stensland, – discuss the future of the datacenter market in Norway and how to turn Norway into an international hub for datacenters.
IKT-Norge is the interest group for the Norwegian ICT industry. They represent the full range of the spectrum from the major players down to small entrepreneurial companies.
TIV!A is an independent association of Finnish ICT professionals and companies with approximately 12.000 professionals and about 500 companies and organizations as members.
FDCF – Finnish data center forum ry is an association dedicated to datacenter professionals. Our members include professionals from ICT service providers, datacenter service providers, co-location companies, tele operators, customer companies, government agencies and standardization bodies in Finland.
IT&Telekomföretagen is a trade organization for all companies in the IT and telecom sector. We currently have approximately 1200 member companies, which together have almost 100 000 employees.
INFOBALT is a locally and internationally recognized representative of Lithuanian ICT industry. The association has more than 140 members, including national and global businesses, universities, colleges and research institutions involved in ICT education, employing more than 10,000 experienced ICT professionals, teachers and researchers.
Latvian Information and communications technology association (LIKTA) was founded in 1998 and it unites leading industry companies and organizations, as well as ICT professionals – more than 160 members in total. The goal of LIKTA is to foster growth of ICT sector in Latvia by promoting the development of information society and ICT education thus increasing the competitiveness of Latvia on a global scale. The association provides professional opinion to government institutions on legislation and other issues related to the industry, while also maintaining close relationships with other Latvian NGOs and international ICT associations.
DI Digital is the Danish ICT and Electronics Federation and represents companies in the IT, communications, telecoms, and electronics sectors. As there members they have over 300 technology companies ranging from entrepreneurs to leading global companies. DI Digital works to ensure Denmark is the preferred country to establish and run a technology enterprise.