Lifeline Continues to Lead the Market with Knowledge

INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lifeline Data Centers, based in Indianapolis, IN, proudly announces that Co-owner and Chief Compliance Officer Rich Banta recently achieved the prestigious Certified Data Center Expert certification. The CDCE certification is the highest certification available in the EPI data center certification framework. In addition to years of experience in the data center design and operations career field, the CDCE certification requires an arduous regimen of EPI training, testing, and examinations. The EPI training and examination program imparts and proves in-depth knowledge of the TIA-942 Telecommunications Infrastructure Standards for Data Centers, ASHRAE data center standards, IEC/NEC standards, NFPA codes, and others. The CDCE certification is accredited by EXIN and the Professional Engineers Board (Singapore). BICSI accreditation will follow soon.

There are only a handful of these elite Data Center design experts in the United States. By obtaining this certification, Lifeline Data Centers once again demonstrates to the market that it leads with knowledge and protects its customers’ businesses with the best built and most compliant data centers in the Midwest.

About Lifeline

Lifeline Data Centers ( ) is a wholesale colocation facility; a high tech landlord. We provide data center and office real estate to companies who require uptime, connectivity, and room for growth. Lifeline provides secure hardened data center buildings, highly reliable power and cooling, and access to many telecommunications providers. Some clients choose to use Lifeline purely as a landlord, fully managing their own information technology infrastructure. Other clients use Lifeline’s colocation facilities and office space along with Lifeline’s managed services to augment their IT staff.


Lifeline Data Centers
Alex Carroll, Co-owner, 317-590-0589

Alex Carroll

Alex Carroll

Managing Member at Lifeline Data Centers
Alex, co-owner, is responsible for all real estate, construction and mission critical facilities: hardened buildings, power systems, cooling systems, fire suppression, and environmentals. Alex also manages relationships with the telecommunications providers and has an extensive background in IT infrastructure support, database administration and software design and development. Alex architected Lifeline’s proprietary GRCA system and is hands-on every day in the data center.