Data Center Architecture, IT 535
About this Course:
The course deals with building integrated data center information infrastructures, including facility, hardware, software, and network components as solutions to particular enterprise information management needs and requirements. Students will learn critical elements of modern data center design including physical plant construction; network infrastructure; data storage technologies; power provisioning and conditioning; environmental controls and HVAC; system and physical security; modular component use; and planning for growth.
ITM 540 (Introduction to Data Networks and the Internet) and ITM 554 (Operating System Virtualization).