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Robert Schmidt
Works at Future Facilities
Attended Florida State University
Lived in Sarasota, FL
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To view the recording click here Many data center facilities focus on improving the infrastructure efficiency, measured by PUE (Power Utilization Effectiveness), but a single minded focus on that m...
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Earlier this year Dr. Jonathan Koomey spoke at the DCD Conference in San Francisco. Dr. Jonathan Koomey is a research fellow at the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance at Stanford Un...
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Everyone on both sides agrees we need more data centers to protect, store and manage our data.
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The company says it plans to operate its Oregon server farm with renewable power. Right now, it's buying wind energy.
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Global Property Advisor, CBRE, has published this white paper "At the End of the Day – It's Lost Capacity" as a roadmap to a fully deployed data center and you can download it from the link below. ...
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The next challenge is whether the social networking giant can make the leap into consumer hardware with its $2 billion purchase of Oculus VR, which makes headsets for virtual games. Speakers include Red Hat's CEO Jim Whitehurst and Chief Technology Officer Brian Stevens, and senior executives from Cisco, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, Intel and IBM.
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  Download the paper click here: This paper, written for CxOs and senior managers in the data center owner-operator business, describes how Future Facilities' ACE performance score and predictive m...
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DCIM Data Center Infrastructure Management and Cloud Optimization Solutions
Skills
Sales, Business Development and Account Management for Data Center Infrastructure DCIM
Employment
  • Future Facilities
    Sales Manager, 2013 - present
    Future Facilities has pioneered the use of full 3-dimensional simulation techniques in the design and operational management of Data Centers and Mission Critical Facilities. This platform, called the Virtual Facility ©, provides an open Predictive DCIM ® methodology to qualify any engineering and / or operational based decision on Data Center Capacity and Resilience. Future Facilities is a company dedicated to addressing problems faced by modern Data Centers and Mission Critical Facilities. The company’s founders are experts in the design and application of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software for the datacenter industry.
  • Extreme Networks
    Named Accounts - Data Center and HPC Solutions, 2012 - 2013
  • Emerson Electric Company
    Major Accounts Manager - DCIM Data Center Infrastructure Mgmt. and Cloud Optimization Solutions, 2011 - 2012
  • Avocent
    Regional Sales Manager - DCIM Data Center Infrastructure Mgmt. and Cloud Optimization Solutions, 2011 - 2012
  • Paramount Pictures
    Senior Assistant to Executive Vice President, 1999 - 2000
  • Storybay
    Director of Sales and Marketing, 2000 - 2002
  • Affinity Investments
    Director of Sales, 2002 - 2006
  • Rackwise
    North America and Worldwide Enterprise Sales - Business Development, 2006 - 2008
  • GDCM - Nlyte
    Regional Sales Manager - Enterprise Sales - Business Development, 2008 - 2009
  • Modius
    North America and Worldwide Enterprise Sales - Business Development - Social Media, 2009 - 2011
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Sarasota, FL - Santa Monica, CA - Long Beach, CA - Las Vegas, NV - Venice Beach, CA - Belmont Shore, CA - Los Angeles, CA - Tallahassee, FL - New York, NY - Stamford, CT - Sarasota, FL - Fairfield, CT - Venice Beach, FL - Marina Del Rey, CA - Hermosa Beach, CA -
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Robert is a dedicated team player with enterprising abilities and always provides the proper solutions that his clients need to protect their investment within the Mission Critical Data Center Facility.

Future Facilities has pioneered the use of 3D simulation techniques for design, assessment and operations of Data Centers and Mission Critical Facilities. 

This platform, called the Virtual Facility, provides Predictive Modeling into DCIM to qualify any engineering and / or operational based decision on Data Center Infrastructure for Availability Capacity and Efficiency (ACE).

Future Facilities is a company dedicated to addressing problems faced by modern Data Centers and Mission Critical Facilities. The company’s founders are experts in the design/application of Continuous Modeling, DCIM and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software for the datacenter industry.

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SDDC - Software Defined Data Center IRP - Infrastructure Resource Planning SDN - Software Defined Networking EAM - Enterprise Asset Management DCNM - DataCenter Network Management DCIM - DataCenter Infrastructure Management DCM - DataCenter Management DCAM - DataCenter Asset Management DCOM - DataCenter Operations Management DCEM - DataCenter Energy Management DCFM - DataCenter Facilities Management DCPI - DataCenter Physical Infrastructure DCPM - DataCenter Performance Monitoring & Management DCSM - DataCenter Service Management CPIM - Converged Physical Infrastructure Management CLCS - Closed Loop Control System BSM - Business Service Management ITSM - IT Service Management ITAM - IT Asset Management ITIM - IT Infrastructure Management RIM - Remote Infrastructure Management DCEM - DataCenter Enterprise Management DCPM - DataCenter Predictive Modeling DCLM - DataCenter Lifecycle Management
Education
  • Florida State University
  • The Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship
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Software Eats the Data Center: VMware's Gelsinger Outlines IT's Software...
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Midsize Insider: Green Data Centers Offer Efficiency for Midsize Firms
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SDN: The Key to Computing in the Cloud
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Data center virtualization and the next wave of the cloud will demand what software defined networking has to offer.

Uptime Institute Launches Website to Connect Veterans with Data Center C...
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NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --??Uptime Institute launches a website today (veterans.uptimeinstitute.com) to connect military vetera

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Facebook Altoona – first images released | Datacenter Dynamics
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Project CoolEmAll, Future Facilities and TSO Logic to develop next gen D...
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Collaboration resulting in software for preventative and predictive management of data centres; helped Arc Productions identify up to 50 per

The Software-Defined Data Center: Potential Game Changer - Network Compu...
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The SDDC is poised to bring revolutionary changes by providing flexibility to data center storage, switching, security and other infrastruct

TSO Logic aims to take data center energy wizardry to non-techies
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This company seeks to simplify metrics for data centers. Can its new console rewrite the rules for energy reduction outside the tech world?

Continuous Modeling for Design and Operation of Datacenters
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Recorded Webcast: Continuous Modeling for Design and Operation of Data Centers Power, IT assets, PUE and temperatures are the focus of data

An inside tour of AMD's Atlanta super-datacenter (pictures) | ZDNet
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Summary: Imagine squeezing 18 buildings worth of servers, data racks, and networking gear into just two. That's exactly what AMD is doing. Z

Does Your Data Center Pass the Performance Test?
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Future Facilities has developed a tool to find your data centers performance gap

Abstracting the Data Center: A look at the DCOS Platform
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As your data center becomes more critical - and more distributed - the DCOS platform can help you abstract your data center.

Robert Schmidt (DCIMdatacenter) on Twitter
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The latest from Robert Schmidt (@DCIMdatacenter). Data Center Infrastructure and Critical Facility News #DCIM #datacenter #datacentre #model

Nasdaq OMX Blazed Datacenter Hosting Trail 10 Years Ago
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Ten years ago Nasdaq OMX moved its matching engines and corporate technology to a Verizon datacenter. The decision turned heads in the finan

Amazon hints at new German datacenter, but probably not for the reasons ...
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Summary: Amazon's big datacenter push into Germany may seem like a response to U.S. government surveillance. If privacy groups are right, it