The Certified Data Centre Professional (CDCP®) training and certification are developed by EPI – the first and largest certified data centre professional training provider in the world. CDCP® is the first training in the EPI Design and Build training track under the EPI Data Centre Training Framework©.
After completion of the course you will be able to:
The primary audience for this CDCP® training course is an IT, Facilities or Data Centre Operations professional working in and around the data centre (representing both end-customers and/or service provider/facilitators) and having responsibility to achieve and improve the availability and manageability of the Data Centre, such as: Data centre managers, Operations / Floor / Facility managers, data centre engineers, network/system engineers/data centre sales/consultants.
This 2-day course is designed to expose you to the key components of the data centre:
Join the data centre elites with your CDCP® certification. The CDCP® certification is accredited by EXIN, an independent globally recognised accreditation and certification body which has certified more than 2 million IT and data centre professionals worldwide.
The EPI Data Centre Training Framework© provides a structured course curriculum for individuals working in and around data centre facilities and data centre operational management. It addresses the various disciplines required to design and manage a high-availability, efficient data centre. EPI’s data centre course curriculum is not only the first in the world, it is also by far the largest in the industry. Many companies have specified these courses as prerequisites for their staff working in and around the data centre and use them as part of their career planning initiatives. Recognised globally, these certifications add value to both companies and individuals.Download EPI Data Centre Training Framework©
Simon Besteman has over 20 years of experience working at ISPs, suppliers, and data centres and as a management consultant for a wide range of organizations. Simon has held various senior management positions in multinational companies in the areas of service, sales and marketing, operations management and strategic development.
After years in management at Hewlett-Packard, Simon went on to develop the European activities of Demon Internet, one of the first ISP’s in Europe. In 1999 he was part of the founding team of Redbus Interhouse (later acquired by Telecity), developing the first carrier-neutral data centres in Europe, a revolutionary concept in those days.
Currently, Simon is the CEO of ISPConnect, the Dutch coalition of hosting providers. As a leading representative of the industry he is a frequent blogger on industry and policy matters, a keynote speaker at congresses and conferences, and a participant at Dutch government round tables on telecommunication, data centre and internet regulatory matters. He sits on the boards of various industry groups, with a particular focus on education, employment and governance.
Simon is also a trainer at EPI for the CDCP®, CDCS, CDFOM, CITS courses. Simon has many years of experience as a trainer and workshop facilitator. His varied and international background enables him to bridge cultural and knowledge gaps effectively. He knows how to keep candidates interested and motivated until the very end. Simon is a warm communicator, with a strong sense of humour who knows how to keep the training fun, without ever losing sight of the goals.
EPI, the world’s leading data centre course provider, offers a wide range of globally accredited training programmes aimed at developing knowledge, skills and competences for a resilient organization, covering the data centre facilities design and built, operations and maintenance, governance and risk, data centre migration, ANSI/TIA-942 compliance.
The courses are delivered in more than 50 countries and over 120 cities. All EPI’s courses and certifications are independently accredited by EXIN, an established globally recognized organization, providing an assurance of its quality and impartial award of its certificates.
EPI has been a trusted partner for organisations all over the globe, including: Accenture, Adobe, Amazon, Atos, Bank of America, Cisco, DELL, eBay, Ericssоn, HP, IBM, ING, Intel, J.P. Morgan, LG, Microsoft, Oracle, PwC, Salesforce, Samsung, Schneider Electric, ServiceNow, Shell, Siemens, Visa, Vodafone.