The architect is responsible for advisory migration design work on software-defined computer storage network. They should play an active role in validating the technical requirements and associated architecture. It is them who must liaison with external suppliers to understand how certain solutions can be incorporated. The professional should work in collaboration with the other departments to develop proposals and high-level data center designs.
Data Center Architecture is no longer relegated to an entry-level position. Today, a Data Center Architects have complex responsibilities including security, space, power and cooling requirements. They fulfill a critical role in the data center capacity planning and must also manage disaster recovery plans.