Industry Experts Coming Together

TIA’s Data Center Community brings together stakeholders involved in the design, deployment, operation, evaluation and use of data centers. Comprising a range of data center knowledge and experience, these industry experts collaborate through TIA engineering committees and working groups to focus on a range of issues, standards and best practices that ensure today’s mission critical data centers are designed, maintained and operated based on the globally-accepted TIA-942 data center standard.

Edge Data Center
Working Group

Carriers, owners, suppliers,
consultants, auditors and
others working to establish
best practices for edge data
centers within the ANSI/TIA-
942 standard.


TIA-942 Standards

The ANSI/TIA-942 standard is developed and maintained by the TIA Engineering Committee TR-42 Telecommunications Cabling Systems and TR-42.1 Subcommittee


TIA-942 Certification
Working Groups

Includes the Oversight Working Group that ensures the integrity of the TIA-942 certification program, as well as other groups to address key issues that impact TIA-942 certification as needed


Join the Community Today!

If you’re interested in becoming a member of TIA’s Data Center Community to lend your expertise to data center initiatives and get involved in standards development, you can join TIA’s TR-42 Engineering Committee or become a TIA member. 

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