In 2015, One Wilshire was considered the most highly connected Internet point in the western U.S., according to Fortune Magazine, with undersea cables allowing one-third of Internet traffic from the U.S. to Asia to pass through the building. This case study will tell the story of how the critical infrastructure in this 53-year-old carrier hotel with 664,000 square feet located in the heart of LA has been transformed with a new state of the art 4,000-ton cooling solution and 20 MW of new critical power.
7×24 Exchange Fall Conference 2019
October 27 - October 30
The 7×24 Exchange will hold its Fall 2019 Conference from October 27-30 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix, Arizona. This year’s theme is “The New Horizon: End to End Reliability in Mission-Critical Facilities.”
A highlight on Oct. 29 will be the celebration of the first Annual International Data Center Day, designed to create awareness of the data center industry and to inspire the next generation of talent. Learn the various ways industry professionals can participate and shape the future of the industry.
The conference also features keynotes from Facebook, CyrusOne, Steve Fairchild of MTechnology, Vertiv, and a joint presentation by Equinix and Bloom Energy.
On Wednesday, Data Center Frontier Editor Rich Miller will moderate a panel titled “A New Horizon for One Wilshire,” featuring a case study from Data Aire, Swanson Rink and GI Partners. Here’s a summary:
This conference is designed for anyone involved with 7×24 infrastructures – IT, data center, disaster recovery, cyber security and network/ telecommunication managers, computer technologists, facility or building managers, supervisors and engineers. Vendors, consultants, or anyone concerned with uninterrupted access to critical information also will find the conference of value.