Graybar will host a nationwide seminar series across six cities titled, “Planning for the Next Generation Data Centers.” The events will consist of a free half-day seminar aimed at preparing data centers for the future.

Data center professionals from Chatsworth Products Inc. (CPI), Corning, and Brocade will present on topics such as data center design strategies, cloud-optimized data centers and more. The presenters include Ian Seaton from CPI, Eric Klaiber from Corning, and Andy Menard from Brocade.

“We are excited to offer our customers the opportunity to attend a free seminar that can help them prepare their data centers for the future,” said Karl Griffith, director, emerging markets, Graybar. “Data Centers are evolving, and we want to provide a forum for educating our customers on important topics that can work to their advantage.”

These data center seminars will be hosted in six cities, including:

• St. Louis - May 8
• Portland, OR - June 5
• Los Angeles - June 26
• Raleigh, NC - July 17 
• Pittsburgh  - July 24
• Austin, TX - July 26

To register for any of the above data center seminars, visit