DCD>Awards 2019: Winners Announced

05 December 2019

Congratulations to the Best and the Brightest.

Video clip of award win by ZutaCore at DCD ceremony.

Mission Critical Tech Innovation Award

Winner: Zutacore

In collaboration with the Open19 Foundation

DCD Awards 2019This award recognizes cutting-edge technology solutions from the world of critical power, cooling tech, monitoring and operational management systems. The winner was the technology that in the opinion of the judges, makes the most positive difference to data center design, operation and management practices.

ZutaCore’s HyperCool2 direct-on-chip evaporative cooling technology brings a unique combination of self-regulation, on-demand and low-pressure in a single system.

Following months of deliberations, DCD has announced the winners of the annual DCD Awards, celebrating the industry’s best data center projects and most talented people. The winners received their trophies on Thursday evening, at a gala ceremony held at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London, hosted by comedian Stephen K. Amos. The finalists were selected by an independent panel of data center experts from hundreds of entries, submitted by contestants from across the world.

As the DCD>Awards enter their 13th year, DCD remains committed to recognizing the fantastic array of projects, innovations and crucially, individuals that make up our ever-growing industry. The global awards program gives us a chance to reflect and recognize the fantastic achievements of all those who continue to ensure our sector moves forward and meet the ever-growing demands of the digitized world.

Our expert team of independent judges have been kept incredibly busy with over 400 entries globally to whittle down and finalize the shortlist in each of our 16 categories. “The annual ceremony represents a fantastic opportunity to reward, celebrate and empower the teams and individuals driving our industry forward,” said Heather Dooley, Global Director, Business Operations, Learning and Tools, Google Data Centers. “The shortlist reflects the passion and drive at the heart of the sector, pushing the industry forward. Congratulations to all the finalists and all the very best for the awards ceremony!”