SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC WINS “DATA CENTRE INNOVATION OF THE YEAR” DCS AWARD

INDUSTRY NEWS: posted 29 May 2018

PRESS RELEASE:  London, United Kingdom – 29 May 2018 – Schneider Electric has won ‘Data Centre innovation of The Year’ at the Data Centre Solutions (DCS) Awards 2018, held at a prestigious black-tie event last Thursday in London.

The award was decided by public vote and recognises the company for innovation and leadership.

Receiving the award on behalf of Schneider Electric, Matthew Baynes, Colocation & Telco Segment Director, Cloud & Service Providers, said, “I’m proud to accept this distinguished award, which recognises Schneider Electric for innovation. A fundamental and key focus for our company is to improve Innovation at Every Level. By speeding deployment times by up to 21 percent faster and unlocking up to 15% savings in CAPEX, HyperPod is the perfect fit for today’s data centres - especially hyperscale and colocation data centre providers looking to add capacity fast.”

Part of Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure™ for Data Centers architecture™, HyperPod™ is a rack ready data centre system designed to deploy IT in increments of 8 to 12 racks.Uniquely, Hyperpod’s innovative design supports all of today’s rack types. Its’ pod architecture, with integrated power, cooling, cabling, software management and containment, enables pre-populated equipment racks to be rolled into place, significantly reducing the complexity and installation time associated with traditional IT deployments.

EcoStruxure for Data Centers is part of Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure, an open, interoperable, IoT-enabled system architecture delivering enhanced value around safety, reliability, efficiency, sustainability, and connectivity for customers. It leverages technologies in IoT, mobility, sensing, cloud, analytics, and cybersecurity to deliver Innovation at Every Level including Connected Products, Edge Control, and Apps, Analytics & Services.

About Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centres, Infrastructure and Industries.

With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software.

In our global Ecosystem, we collaborate with the largest Partner, Integrator and Developer Community on our Open Platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency.

We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.

For more information regarding Schneider Electric, please visit www.schneider-electric.com or contact Lavina Dsouza Tel.: +44 (0) 7887 560218 / lavina.dsouza@Schneider-electric.com

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