BICSI – the premier association supporting advancements in information and communications technology (ICT) enabling the industry to tap into emerging opportunity areas and deliver the most reliable, scalable, and highly secure IT infrastructure – concluded BICSI India District Conference and Exhibition 2014; the thought provoking and insightful meet focusing on a wide array of viewpoints and perspectives from ITS leaders across the Industry.
The conference agenda and keynote sessions by experts created a perfect platform for attending delegates, showcasing the opportunities ahead, discussing key changes in the IT Infrastructure industry. The conference had a series of technology sessions, jointly addressed by 12 plus speakers and witnessed a representation of 400 plus delegates. BICSI India also announced that it will hold its next India District Conference and Exhibition at Bangalore on 12th September, 2014. BICSI India Annual Shows are also supported by a series of Satellite Seminars scheduled to be held in 5 select cities in India.
Mr. Sharad Sanghi, Managing Director of Netmagic Solutions Pvt Ltd. delivered a thought provoking inaugural speech covering market and technology trends in Indian Datacentre. He alleged that, “New-age services like Cloud Computing, DR-on-Cloud and Tiered Storage are fueling datacenter growth and we’re seeing more instances of Public and Private Cloud deployments replacing traditional Colo engagements”.
Ms. Shaheen Meeran, Managing Director of Schnabel in her keynote session expounded about the standards in datacentre, concepts of modular datacentre and how energy efficiency is a key parameter in today’s datacentre.
“Bringing together Industry experts and providing insights and knowledge about the latest technology solutions in today’s emerging market is a key focus area for the BICSI. Our focus is to empower our delegates to adopt global standards, best practices and methodologies. The event is an engaging platform where ITS professionals congregate and address the key changes in the ITS Infrastructure and showcase solutions to address the industry challenges.” alleged Mr. Ketan C. Kothari, Chairperson, BICSI India District.
“Moving forward, BICSI INDIA in the coming times will be actively promoting and delivering new and exciting ICT educational and training opportunities which would help professionals in gaining the latest generic ICT knowledge in addition to earning world renowned and internationally recognized education credentials,” said Mr. Ninad Desai, Secretary, BICSI India District.
BICSI also focuses on training courses and credentials for ICT professionals working in the OSI physical and data link layers. These training initiatives allow both installation and design training providers and ICT solution providers to work together toward their shared goal to provide world-class technology education & solutions to the ITS industry.
Leading brands associated with this annual show, were; HP Networking, Axis Communications, Anixter, Milestone Systems, CommScope, Corning, Panduit, Schneider Electric, D-Link, Fluke Networks, Netrack, Jyotitech Industries and Rittal. The event covered the complete spectrum of Active and Passive solutions, Networking Technologies, Trends in IP Surveillance, Standards in Structured Cabling Solution – both copper and Fibre, Datacenter solutions, updates on ITS standards along with design, Installation and Integration while addressing the latest in technology and innovation in the IT Industry.