What is a DCIM? What is the confusion around the terminology present in the market?   For more than 10 years, the DCIM concept has emerged from the need to approach concepts such as a holistic vision, IT & Facilities converging, or energy efficiency in the Datacentre environment … The market has matured, the datacentre […]

The World’s Most Creative (and Bizarre) Data Centers   When we think of data centers, we tend to think of large, open rooms full of featureless racks. But many data centers break the mold and utilize truly creative designs, layouts, and locations. These unusual data centers are not vanity projects, but creative responses to some […]

What makes an “ideal” Data Centre?   Data centres come in all shapes and sizes, their designs driven by a multitude of factors.  These can be highly disparate, from the purpose it is used for; to the physical environmental it is located in; the materials it’s constructed of; or even who it is designed – […]

Certified Data Centers for financial entities in Colombia     For several years now, the Financial Superintendence in Colombia has been looking into implementing a legislation that requires all financial entities in Colombia to have both the principal and backup data center certified.  Although until now the initiative has yet to be implemented, it will […]

Technical Article   Prefabricated Modular and Containerized Data Centers: Pros and Cons   In the last few years and more and more frequently, the term “prefabricated modular and containerized data center” has become more common in data center projects being executed and in short- and medium-term project plans. Nevertheless, the term continues to be used indiscriminately […]

5 reasons why data centers should use tools like DCIM   • Before implementing tools such as DCIM (Data Center Infrastructure Management) it is important to make sure that the facility management and the business risks are aligned. DCIM tools are operation-oriented management and administration tools, and these features make them the best allies of […]

K.I.S.S., Einstein and data centers It is pretty normal, practically the rule, to find data center projects every day that, instead of meeting the needs of the business, meet the needs of what we could call an engineering ego. Such an ego has a purpose other than the continuity of the business: it wants to […]

Webinar: Savings in the operation of the Data Center through Energy Efficiency This web seminar will give you the required skills needed to demonstrate the relevance and weight that the cost of energy has in data centers as a key element for effective management of the data center.  

Ingenium joins the CEEDA Associate Consultant Partner (ACP) program, which will allow the industry to establish the best practices in energy efficiency   Costa Rica, September 29, 2016 – As experts in the matter of energy efficiency in data centers and using the ACP program from CEEDA, Ingenium will offer advisory services to data center […]

Paper Certifications in Data Centers   Costa Rica, 3 de octubre 2016 – At the start of 2015, the Uptime Institute announced the establishment of a new policy for TIER Certification Design Documents (TCDD). This policy indicates that data centers built in the United States to sell lodging, cloud, or placement services, among others, would […]

Certifications for your data center, their differences and applications Marisol Jimenez - Project Manager at Ingenium talks about the certifications of the Uptime Institute for data centers. Discover how Ingenium can help you certify your data center, send an email to [email protected] or leave your contact information here.

Mark Zuckerberg Releases Hi-Tech Photos of Facebook’s Incredibly Cold Data Center   Running some of the world’s largest data warehouses is no easy task, and now Mark Zuckerberg is revealing the high-tech technology behind how they do it. With more than 1.13 billion daily active users (as of September 2016) it comes as no surprise that […]

Octavio Delgado, Young Mission Critical Engineer of the Year • DCD Latin America Awards 2016: Congratulations, winners! An important gala event offered the data center industry the opportunity to celebrate the most important award ceremony of the region in this field. Nine projects from different Latin American organizations received awards in the DatacenterDynamics Latin America […]

Webinar: Key myths associated with TIER certification This web seminar will help you to clarify the main myths that have diverted attention from the fundamental concepts of Tier Classification System.

Bruno Zavaleta appointed as Country Manager of Ingenium in Peru   Peru, September 05, 2016 – Ingenium strengthens its organization with the appointment of Bruno Zavaleta as Country Manager, who will be in charge of the operations of Ingenium in Peru. Bruno Zavaleta is one of the leading experts in data centers in Peru, and […]

Data centers as a pillar of transformation for banking in Latin America   Costa Rica, September 02 2016 – Digital transformation has forced banking institutions to adopt new models to connect with their clients. It is not only about leading traditional banking into the digital world, but also about creating a substantial change in the way banks, other […]

What is the importance of knowing the health of a data center? Raymond Guevara – Sales Engineer of Ingenium talks about the importance of knowing the health of your data center . Our Data Center Assessments will help you understand the current risks and vulnerabilities in your Data Center existing from the aspect of availability of [...]

How important are consulting and specialized engineering services for computer center projects?   Historically most small and medium businesses (SMBs) in the region rarely contract consulting or specialized engineering services for their computer center projects. Instead, they usually accept the guidance and “free services” of local system integrators in the market, not really understanding the […]

Technical Article   ATD Proliferation… the importance of experience in the certification process   Costa Rica, February 02, 2016 – Data center development and evolution initially demanded data center design and construction using the best market practices to optimize, standardize and facilitate maintenance and operation. Then, benchmarking came on the scene, to be able to compare […]

Energy guzzlers no more: Data centers finally using less electricity, new study finds A decade ago, they were widely feared as the source of a huge new environmental problem. America’s data centers, the vast storehouses of computers that hold everything from Facebook pages to Netflix movies to billions of emails, were guzzling electricity at a […]

The role of the Data Center in digital transformation   The data center is the primary pillar for developing a digital transformation strategy. Whether it is internal or outsourced, physical or virtual, it is the texture and structure on which the rest is built. To do this, it must be agile, efficient, intelligent and future-proof. […]

Sustainable data center in Iceland Data is proliferating: annual global IP traffic will pass the zettabyte threshold by the end of 2016, and will reach 2 zettabytes per year by 2019. Considering this, the problem in the next future will be to find a place to store these data. Today data centers have a large […]

08 Jun 2016

DCPro in Costa Rica

DCPro in Costa Rica   DC Professional will be present during the month of July in San Jose, Costa Rica with the following courses for Data Center professionals.   Energy and Cost Management – 4, 5 and 6 of July 2016 See brochure (3 day course) Data Center Design Awareness – 11, 12 and 13 of July 2016 See brochure […]

Build or Subcontract your Datacenter?   This decision depends on the size and activity of your business – micro solutions and open code equipment are the latest trend.   Costa Rica, May 12, 2016 – Build your own Datacenter or subcontract third party services? That is the question that many public institutions and large companies around the […]

DATACENTER 360°, The DC as the Core for Transformation   The mission of the roadshow is to generate a space to exchange technical knowledge on design, familiarize participants with the importance of Datacenter construction and infrastructure, and present the latest trends and best practices in efficiency, regulations and standards.   Costa Rica, May 3, 2013 […]

 The evolution continues at DATACENTER 360°   Latest stops… Panamá and Costa Rica   Costa Rica, April 6, 2016 – DATACENTER 360°, the event organized by Ingenium continues its circuit of Latin America, after successfully convening the IT sector in Colombia and Peru. The next stop will be Panama City on Tuesday April 19 at […]

DATACENTER 360° events tour continues Next stop Lima   Intelligent data center management will be the main topic   Costa Rica, March 10, 2016 – The evolution continues at the DATACENTER 360° event assembling the IT sector of Peru to present the latest trends and best Data Center design, construction and infrastructure practices. The activity […]

Starting soon: DATACENTER 360 events tour Frist Stop Colombia   Future proof Data Centers will be the core theme   Costa Rica, February 10, 2016 – The evolution continues at the DATACENTER 360 event convening the IT sector of Colombia to present the latest trends and improvements in Data Center design, construction and infrastructure practices. […]

Technical Article   DCIM, the tool not the solution   Colombia, November 10, 2015 – Continuous, rapid evolution of ICT solutions and growth in the ICT businesses and projects, require that organizational data centers be constantly evolving and changing. In order to meet operating needs and adequately maintain these centers, they must achieve different improvement challenges […]

New GTD Flywan Computer Center   The new GTD Flywan Computer Center in Medellin receives TIER III constructed facility certification from the Uptime Institute.   Colombia, January 25, 2016 – The new Poblado GTD Flywan Computer Center in Medellin receives TIER III constructed facility certification from the Uptime Institute. The certified computer center is the […]

ATD Course in Costa Rica Coming Soon   The Accredited Tier Designer program provides the multidisciplinary concepts necessary to achieve project design objectives according to the Tier Standards of the Uptime Institute.   Costa Rica, 19 January 2016 – Uptime Institute will be holding the ATD-Accredited Tier Designer course during DATACENTER 360 week in Costa […]

2015 – 2016 Balance Sheet and Outlook for the Data Center Industry in Latin America   The data center industry in Latin America (LATAM) is going through one of the most hectic moments in memory. This does not imply that things are necessarily “rose colored” south of the Rio Grande. The frenzy is due to […]

The evolution continues in DATACENTER 360   Ingenium organizes a series of events in several cities in Latin America   Costa Rica, December 3, 2015 – Following the success of the first edition of Datacenter 360, Ingenium is organizing a series of events in five Latin American cities during the first half of 2016. Leading industry professionals will […]

TEN ways to save money and reduce DATA Center energy consumption   Costa Rica, November 10, 2015 – There is a growing demand from consumers for computer and high availability resources directly related to increased data center energy use. There are many ways to reduce the carbon footprint of your facilities, including savings in operating costs. […]

Technical Article The end does not justify the means Costa Rica, November 10, 2015 – Lately, many have succumbed to the TIER-obsession when building new data centers or reconditioning existing facilities. This obsession leads to making incorrect strategic decisions with an absurd, sometimes grotesque, long-term financial impact. All of a sudden, anyone who does not have […]

Technical Article   “Turnkey” versus “Design and Build”: Advantages and Disadvantages When it comes to a new Data Center which way to go?   Costa Rica, August 24, 2015 – When planning a new data center project, the most important decision is who will be responsible for such an important project. What’s better, a turnkey […]

How to operate a Data Center successfully?   Costa Rica, August 21, 2015 – Ingenium and Bjumper held an online webinar including live demonstrations of 4 best practices in the management and operation of a Data Center. Good design and construction of a Data Center permits us to have a secure environment with flexible capacity and […]

How to make your Data Center agile, flexible and scalable?   Theme of the Anixter Data Center Summit 2015   Costa Rica, August 21, 2015 – Ingenium, a major consulting, engineering and operations firm specializing in Data Centers, participated at the Anixter Data Center Summit 2015. Through a series of events that took place in Colombia, Panama, […]

Banco Central de Honduras Data Center   Honduras, June 10, 2015 – New Banco Central de Honduras (BCH) Data Center received TIER III certification from the Uptime Institute. The Data Center is part of the new maximum-security building that BCH began building in 2012 at the Government Civic Center in Tegucigalpa. Founded in 1950, BCH […]

New Data Center trends to be discussed during IT industry event in Costa Rica   Intelligent operation of Data Centers will be the theme at Data Center 360 event   Costa Rica, April 13, 2015 – International Data Center experts and opinion leaders will be the featured speakers during the Data Center 360 event to […]

Ingenium celebrates the opening of its new corporate offices in San Jose, Costa Rica   Costa Rica, March 04, 2015 – On February 26th Ingenium celebrated the opening of its new corporate offices located at the SIGMA Business Center in San Pedro de Montes de Oca in San Jose, Costa Rica. Clients and other industry leaders that participated […]

Opening of Ingenium Headquarters   Costa Rica, February 12, 2015 – As part of Ingenium’s growth and consolidation process, the leading regional consulting and engineering firm specializing in Data Centers has relocated its offices in Costa Rica to a new modern location. We are pleased to invite you to our opening where we will also enjoy a […]

Ingenium, names Tatiana Vargas as Marketing Manager Costa Rica, January 30, 2015- Ingenium aspires to reinforce the integrity of its organization by naming Tatiana Vargas as its new Marketing Manager. Tatiana Vargas, MBA in Business Administration with a mayor in Marketing and Sales, is a graduate from the University of Costa Rica. She has extensive experience […]

New Contact Information   Costa Rica, January 21, 2015 – As part of Ingenium’s growth and consolidation process, we are pleased to announce that since January 12th, the company has relocated its offices in Costa Rica to a new modern location. The new facilities are located at the SIGMA Business Center, Building A, First Floor, […]