SOURCE: RagingWire Data Centers

RagingWire Data Centers

May 01, 2012 08:00 ET

Dan Golding to Deliver Keynote Presentation at 2012 Uptime Institute Symposium, RagingWire Participates as Gold Sponsor

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwire - May 1, 2012) - The 2012 Uptime Institute Symposium held at the Santa Clara Convention Center from May 14-17 will feature a keynote address by Dan Golding, vice president and general manager of RagingWire Data Centers, Ashburn, Virginia facility. In addition, RagingWire, the nation's premier data center provider, will support this significant industry event as a gold sponsor.

The theme of the Symposium is Digital Infrastructure Convergence™, a call to action for IT and facilities management to develop a common language, meaningful metrics, and cross-disciplinary skills to meet rapidly evolving computing demands. Data center modularity is a dedicated "deep-dive" theme of the Symposium. The program includes thought leadership keynotes, best practices case studies, industry panels, the prestigious Green Enterprise IT Awards, and the first Uptime Institute Server Roundup. On May 14 at 4:30 PM Pacific Time, Dan Golding will speak on "Modularity: Waving the White Flag on Innovation?"

"The Uptime Institute defines digital infrastructure as the entirety of an organization's IT assets including data center facilities, IT systems, and third party service providers," said Matt Stansberry, Program Director for the 2012 Uptime Institute Symposium. "We are excited to have Dan Golding and RagingWire, along with other leaders in digital infrastructure, joining us as key contributors to this year's Symposium."

RagingWire owns and operates over 600,000 square feet of critical data center infrastructure at its campuses in Northern California and Ashburn, Virginia. Their patented power management systems and fault tolerant cooling plant lead the data center market in reliability. RagingWire is unique in the industry in that they deliver a 100% availability service level agreement (SLA) even during ongoing maintenance. With highly customized and flexible colocation solutions and unmatched reliability, RagingWire meets the needs of high density, data intensive enterprise companies with mission critical IT systems.

"The Uptime Institute Symposium is a great way to learn from and collaborate with the top minds and practitioners in the industry," said Dan Golding, vice president and general manager of RagingWire Data Centers, Ashburn, Virginia facility. "I am excited to speak at the 7th annual Symposium and RagingWire is pleased to be a sponsor to support the exchange of new ideas, industry data, and best practices, especially as we position ourselves as a leader in the data center market."

About RagingWire
RagingWire Data Centers provides highly customized and flexible collocation solutions to meet the needs of high-density, data-intensive enterprise companies. RagingWire operates N+2 redundant, highly secure data center campuses in California and Northern Virginia engineered to provide 100% availability and highly scalable power and cooling in conjunction with managed IT solutions for companies with mission critical IT systems. Joining with RagingWire's world-class carrier-neutral data centers enables clients to reduce operating costs, be more efficient, and improve time to market. More information is available at

About Uptime Institute
Uptime Institute provides independent thought leadership, certification, education and professional services for the global data center industry in over 50 countries. It serves all industry stakeholders, including enterprise and third-party owners and operators, manufacturers, service providers and engineers. Through Uptime Institute Professional Services, Uptime Institute delivers due diligence assessments and Certifications of site infrastructure and site management in accordance with the Tier and Operational Sustainability Standards.

Uptime Institute, a division of The 451 Group, is headquartered in New York, with offices in key locations, including San Francisco, Washington DC, London, Boston, Seattle, Denver, Sao Paulo, Dubai, and Singapore. The 451 Group also owns 451 Research, a leading technology-industry syndicated research and data firm focused on the business of enterprise IT innovation.