As the vice president of engineering for QTS Data Centers, Alan French works to apply the latest knowledge in industry‐proven power and cooling system design and topology to create high‐availability systems. QTS Data Centers is a leading provider of data center solutions, with a footprint spanning over 6 million square feet of owned mega-scale data center space in North America.
Alan has over 20 years of data center experience and over 30 years of experience in the power, control and design of energy storage systems. He is a certified Data Center Energy Practitioner by the U.S. Department of Energy, has an M.S in electrical engineering from Cleveland State University, and an M.B.A. from Washington University. He also holds eight patents.