Fluke Networks Sponsors Russian BICSI Technical Symposium for the Data Center Infrastructure Professional
April 13, 2012
Russian data center infrastructure market projected to grow more than 30 percent in 2012;* proper testing and troubleshooting critical to data center reliability and performance
MOSCOW – April 13, 2012 – Fluke Networks today announced that it is sponsoring the BICSI Technical Symposium for the Data Center Infrastructure Professional to support the fast-growing Russian data center technology market. The event, being held April 17 at the Holiday Inn Sokolniki Hotel in Moscow, will showcase technical experts from BISCI, Fluke Networks, Hyperline, Eurolan, CommScope and Nexans on topics ranging from making actual measurements on data center cabling infrastructure, to current trends and challenges data center professionals are facing.
“With the exponential growth in enterprise fiber ports, testing and troubleshooting fiber infrastructure is increasingly critical,” said Robert Luijten, EMEA marketing manager for Fluke Networks. “Data center infrastructure professionals need to optimize network reliability, maintain data access and certify workmanship. We’re proud to sponsor events like this conference that help communicate best practices around the world and feature presenters from a cross section of leading organizations.”
“BICSI's mission is to lead the information technology systems industry and advance our members' ability to deliver the highest quality products and services," said Paul Weintraub, RCDD, ESS, RTPM(i), BICSI’s director of global development and support. “As a professional association, BICSI strives to develop standards and education based on best practices for the industry, and this technical symposium is a great example of those initiatives.”
“By working with organizations such as Fluke Networks and other ITS leaders to support events, we can help change the foundation of the infrastructure that's installed today for current and future citizens around the world,” said Greg Sherry, BICSI European region director. “We receive great support from manufacturers who believe in BICSI and have helped spread our voice throughout Europe.”
About Fluke Networks Fluke Networks is the world leading provider of network test and monitoring solutions to speed the deployment and improve the performance of networks and applications. Leading enterprises and service providers trust Fluke Networks’ products and expertise to help solve today’s toughest issues and emerging challenges in WLAN security, mobility, unified communications and data centers. Based in Everett, Wash., the company distributes products in more than 50 countries. For more information, visit www.Flukenetworks.com or call +1 (425) 446-4519
About BICSI BICSI is a professional association supporting the information technology systems (ITS) industry. ITS covers the spectrum of voice, data, electronic safety & security, and audio & video technologies. It encompasses the design, integration and installation of pathways, spaces, fiber- and copper-based distribution systems, wireless-based systems and infrastructure that supports the transportation of information and associated signaling between and among communications and information gathering devices. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, USA, BICSI membership spans nearly 100 countries. For more information, visit www.bicsi.org
* Russian data center market projections based on Fluke Networks analysis of current market conditions.