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Keysource wins for Edge DC project at DCD awards

Dec 6, 2019 11:03:24 AM

Critical environment specialist Keysource has been announced as the winner of the Edge Data Centre Project of the Year category in the Datacentre Dynamics (DCD) Global Awards 2019, for its work on the a global roll out of Edge Data Centre Solutions in collaboration with Dell EMC.

The micro Modular Data Centres (MDCs), designed by Dell EMC’s Extreme Scale Infrastructure team, will help a multinational automotive company in the roll-out of its connected vehicle technology. The goal is to use analytic data at the edge to improve vehicle performance, reliability and driver experience. Keysource are delivering ongoing maintenance and facilities management for the MDCs.

The Awards are part of a unique global series that provides worldwide recognition to outstanding individuals, teams and projects. An independent panel of industry experts reviewed all the entries for the awards before the winners were announced at the ceremony in London on the 5th December.

Jon Healy, managing executive at Keysource, commented:

“We are absolutely delighted to have won the Edge Data Centre of the Year category. Having to quickly deploy and maintain infrastructure across the globe, in widely different and sometimes hostile environments, presents an array of different challenges - especially as this type of deployment hasn't been done before.
"This win is a real testament to the hard work and commitment of our team and the team at Dell EMC.”

Topics: Award, DCD, DELL EMC

Laurence Baker

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