The DCA Trade Association
The Data Centre Alliance (DCA) is a not-for-profit international industry association representing the interests of the Data Centre sector.
The main activities of the DCA include:
Driving awareness of the Data Centre industry to the business world, the media, governments and the general public.
Promoting the development and harmonisation of Data Centre standards.
Leading the industry's research and development agenda.
Addressing the Data Centre sectors skills gap.
Engaging collaboration with the industry's stakeholders.
Working on programmes to improve environmental sustainability.
Widen participation to both new and growing markets.
Membership is open to all Data Centre operators both private and commercial as well as supply chain organisations which support the industry.
The event brings together industry experts and public sector representatives to share experiences and discuss various aspects relating to energy efficiency and sustainability of data centre products and services. Data centre standards, KPI’s and innovation procurement around energy efficiency are among the topics discussed. The event is suitable for C level IT executives, ICT managers, policy makers, energy managers, data centre managers, and procurement professionals.
The 13th EURECA Workshop will be co-located with Data Centre World (DCW) Frankfurt 2017.