TechXact signs Asia-Pacific training giant ITLS / Fast Lane to provide certified data center training

June 27th, 2015, Rockville, Maryland, TechXact Group Corporation announces that agreement has been signed between TechXact and ITLS now owned and operated by Fast Lane. TechXact, on behalf of IDCA, has been on the hunt to identify qualified enterprise training and certification providers that can extend IDCA’s education and certification outreach. The agreement is based on a pilot trail in order for IDCA to validate and judge the performance of ITLS as a credible provider to IDCA services. IDCA is very selective in identifying quality training delivery providers and evaluating their true capabilities. This agreement is supposed to enable applicants not just in Singapore, Japan, China, South Korea, etc. but also Australia, Neazland, and India.

James Furneaux, CEO of ITLS said “Not only we are excited of the opportunity to represent IDCA certified training programs in this region, we will be running multiple webinars from July 13th with one webinar every week for four weeks in a row to provide our audience with our plans in offering IDCA data center education.”

Subhan Jahromi, Global Director of Business Development at TechXact Group said “We truly hope that ITLS backed by James’ personal support as a believer on the future of data centers for the asia-pac region will successfully meat the goals assigned by IDCA and mutually agreed by TechXact and ITLS.”

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About TechXact - TechXact is the global leader of optimizing data centers and delivering state-of-the-art mission-critical sites and facilities through its expert driven data center services and solutions whose core-competency remains in designing, developing, implementing, and supporting robust, reliable, fully redundant, highly secured, highly available, and highly scalable Data Center and Infrastructure Solutions with the lowest cost of ownership possible.

TechXact has been developing and providing cutting-edge solutions through decades of accumulated expertise and in-depth experience across platforms, industries and varied terrains. TechXact leads its campaigns from its Americas, European, MEA and Asian presence and its tens of channel partners, resellers, associates, and affiliates worldwide. TechXact actively seeks, qualifies and joins with prospective partners in different industries and territories to expedite the advancement of its mottos into heavy industries, auto, real estate, telecommunication, education homeland security, aviation, banking and finance, health care, hospitality, insurance, law enforcement, manufacturing, military, public safety, retail, and travel & tourism with industry-specific calibration. In the marketplace, through the years, TechXact has served as IDCA’s fulfillment arm. More on TechXact:

About ITLS | Fast Lane - The worldwide Fast Lane Group specializes in high-end technology and business training and consulting. We offer complete, authorized training solutions for leading technology vendors, including Cisco, Microsoft, NetApp, VMware, AWS, Symantec, Veritas and other major technology providers. In addition to those vendor’s standard curricula, IT Learning Solution also develops advanced technology and sales courses. Fast Lane technical experts have real-world experience plus access to authorized vendor content and our advanced labs provide a first-rate training experience that raises the bar for training quality. IT Learning Solution offers numerous ways for you to get the training you need. IT Learning Solution is represented worldwide in more than 60 countries with subsidiaries in all regions. The firm’s head offices are in Berlin, Cary/NC, San Jose de Costa Rica, Ljubljana, St. Petersburg, Singapore, Sydney, Bangalore, Peking and Johannesburg:

About IDCA - Headquartered in Washington D.C., The International Data Center Authority (IDCA) has been established to streamline, structure, educate and give direction to the data center industry. IDCA’s core mission is to aid in standardizing the feasibility, approach, selection, design, implementation, documentation and operation of data centers via modern-day processes and methodologies. Formed by data center industry veterans who realized the problems facing the industry and decided to do something about it, IDCA has perceptively identified the gaps and shortcoming of the data center industry. Hence, while it brings together the best-of-breed practices and principles currently existing within the industry, it caters to the data center stakeholder the proper outlook of it on broader-scale as well as in-depth details of the data center purpose, discipline, and organization. In terms of education IDCA is paving the way for professionals in power, cooling, network, system, storage, software, application, physical security, IT security, civil, architecture, telecommunication, structured cabling, safety, business continuity, operations, management, engineering, finance, legal, sales, marketing, HR, virtualization and cloud to all gather under one roof, with one mission, and for one industry. Thus far, thousands of professionals in both the government sector as well as private institutions such as Apple, Microsoft, LinkedIn, Intel, Ericsson, NASA, T-Mobile, U.S. House, Schneider, Emerson, Department of Education, U.S. Courts, eBay, AOL, Salesforce, Digital Realty, Amazon Web Services, etc. have been educated, trained and certified by IDCA. More on IDCA:

About Certified Data Center Training - The International Data Center Authority (IDCA) has designed the data center training courses in a unique manner, focusing on the modern essentials for the specialists, engineers, designers, planners, developers, executives, managers, and operators in Selecting, Developing, Building, and Managing Data Centers. International Data Center Authority (IDCA) has incorporated necessary specific skills to enhance learning throughout the courses. IDCA certified courses are based on a ladder elevation scheme. Applicants of all diversities and backgrounds start from the Data Center Infrastructure Specialist (DCIS)® course, which teaches them the foundations of the data center, data center infrastructure, data center standards and compliance. From there professionals can either take the Management Route or the Expert Route. By taking the Expert Route, the Data Center Engineering Specialist (DCES)® course must be completed which comprehensively covers the engineering and design aspects of data centers, while the management track requires taking of the Data Center Operations Specialist (DCOS)® course, which covers all the aspects of the operations, maintenance, capacity management, planning, SLA/OLA management, efficiency planning, etc. These courses cover, in-depth, the values, complications and parameters of different data center Grade levels from the viewpoint of Infinity Paradigm® as well as its predecessors coupled with latest industry trends and recommendations. DCOS® and DCES® courses are typically offered in combination with DCIS®. By completing both DCIS® and DCES® professionals are automatically awarded a third certificate: Data Center Infrastructure Expert (DCIE)®. Likewise, by completing both DCIS® and DCOS® professionals are awarded a third certificate: Data Center Operations Manager (DCOM)®. Upon obtaining either DCOM® or DCIE® status individuals become qualified for undergoing the breathtaking course of Data Center Technology Professional (DCTP)® covering live comparisons and practical measure of actual technologies used for power, cooling, civil, security, fire, safety, EMS, BMS, management, monitoring, etc. By completion of DCTP®, DCOM® automatically becomes a Data Center Manager (DCM)® and a DCIE® automatically becomes a Data Center Expert (DCE)® in pursuit to becoming a Data Center Authority (DCA)®, which requires fulfilling DCA® criteria and thesis. More on certified data center training: