The main activities of the DCA include:
- Driving awareness of the data center industry to the business world, the media, governments and the general public.
- Promoting the development and harmonisation of data center standards.
- Leading the industry’s research and development agenda
- Addressing the data center sectors skills gap.
- Engaging collaboration with the industry’s stakeholders..
- Working on programmes to improve environmental sustainability.
- Widen participation to both new and growing markets.
Membership is open to all data center operators both private and commercial as well as supply chain organisations which support the industry.