Jim Hearnden

Jim Hearnden

Enterprise Technologist, Dell EMC

An Enterprise Technologist specialising in Data Centres, specifically Power & Cooling with long term experience of all types of Computer Hardware & environments. With a background in electrical, mechanical & electronic engineering & also a member of the BCS (was the British Computer Society) Jim has worked in the IT industry for 41+ years, predominately in Professional Services for a variety of major companies, including Banks, Finance Houses, Telecomm Companies & hardware manufacturers. During this time, he delivered multiple projects involving data centre builds & refurbishments as both Technical Authority & Project Manager. Has now been with Dell for over 16 years, He undertakes consultancy & audit on Data Centre matters for Dell’s customers as well as supporting Dell’s sales force. Another area is partner support working with Dell’s data centre infrastructure partners. He has also completed & passed the ITIL Practioner exam, EU Code of Conduct for Data Centres exam & DCDs Energy Efficiency Best Practice certification. Together with being Dell’s only certified EU CoC for Data Centre assessor. He has also authored articles that have appeared in various trade journals as well as appearing as a speaker at various trade shows. Jim has undertaken media training internally to enable him to both speak publicly & on social media on Dell’s behalf.