Data Center World 2022
Joseph Prisco, Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM
Joe Prisco is a Senior Technical Staff Member (STSM) in IBM Systems. Joe is presently the Chair of the IBM Development Power Council. Joe is the technical owner of the physical planning information used to layout, design, and build data centers for information technology (IT) equipment. Joe is the power profile chief test engineer responsible for compliance to worldwide energy laws, standards, and programs such as ENERGY STAR. Additionally, Joe is a rack power distribution architect and has an extensive background in electrical power generation, transmission, and distribution. Joe is active on several committees, including International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) SC77A/WG1 on low frequency EMC power line emissions, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 70 code making panel 12, and the American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) TC 9.9 and SSPC 90.4.