CNet are proud to work with the following partners throughout the digital infrastructure industry.


CBRE Data Center Solutions (DCS) delivers fully integrated real estate, facilities and technology solutions for data center owners, occupiers and investors across the globe. Through a strategic alliance with CNet Training, CBRE are working towards certifying 100% of their technicians with the highly respected Certified Data Center Technician Professional (CDCTP®) program. Read more.

Royal Signals

The leaders in IT and Communications in the Digital Age for the British Army, the Royal Corps of Signals, have entered a collaborative agreement with CNet Training to internally deliver the Certified Network Cable Installer (CNCI®) program. Read more here.

Armed Forces Covenant

The Armed Forces Covenant is a promise by the nation ensuring that those who serve or who have served in the armed forces, and their families, are treated fairly.

CNet has pledged to support the armed forces community by signing the national Armed Forces Covenant and receiving the bronze award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) - find out more here.


BroadGroup is an Information Media Technology and Professional Services company providing a value chain of research, publications, consulting and conference services to fast growing niches in the IT and Telecoms sector.

BroadGroup serves a unique customer base comprising of operating companies, technology innovators, investment and financial principals, government investment agencies, regional development authorities and professional and transactional intermediaries.

Data Economy

With a global reach, Data Economy is the most complete source for daily news, analysis, opinion and leadership insight across the world’s most critical IT infrastructure business segment. Data Economy is aimed at a worldwide elite of senior IT and operations professionals in the data center, cloud and data spaces. These are the people responsible for making critical business decisions that impact not only their businesses but the thousands of enterprises across the globe and the more than three billion internet users.


Back in 2010 Inside_Networks became the first online magazine dedicated to IT network infrastructures and today it continues to push the boundaries of this exciting and innovative format. Inside Networks brings the highest quality information about this fast moving sector direct to the inboxes of data center owners and managers, ICT directors, consultants, installers and integrators, as well as anyone else involved in this exciting business sector. Each month Inside_Networks offers its global readership a broad range of high quality editorial content, including the latest industry developments, standards, white papers, green issues and technology, as well as in-depth articles from renowned industry experts on a whole host of hot topics. From small to medium sized enterprise LANs to colocation data centers, Inside_Networks covers every aspect of the modern IT network infrastructure.

Digital Infra Networks

Through a series of Sustainable Digital Infrastructure Summits, Digital Infra Network’s aim is to drive wider awareness and adoption of smarter, more efficient solutions and stimulate debate on how we build more sustainable network, energy and digital infrastructures to reduce our industry’s carbon footprint and the impact it has on our environment. CNet is proud to be The Global Education Partner for Digi Infra Network and their global events.

7x24 Exchange

7×24 Exchange International is a not-for-profit organization that provides an educational forum focusing on challenges faced by mission critical industry professionals. Founded in 1989 by a group of industry visionaries, 7×24 Exchange International has grown to include over 375 member companies and 27 chapters. Members are as diverse as the industry itself and include firms within industries such as aerospace, energy, financial services, government, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, media, technology, and more.

Ipswich Town Football Club

CNet is proud to be the sponsor of the Ipswich Town Football Club under 23 team and an Academy Partner for the next three years.’
“We are delighted to be working with CNet Training over the next three years,” said the Club’s director of sales, Rosie Richardson. “Not only will they feature on the front of the U23s’ team shirts, CNet will have branding located around the stadium and will also feature on the Club’s Honesty Flags, a new initiative where we will supply children in the Family Enclosure with a flag to wave to support the team at home games.”
CNet Training has a long association with local football and this is an extension to our commitment to supporting the game. Read more.


Educon offers CNet Training's world leading data center education programs in Sweden. Educon comprises a team of Business analyzers, Developers and Hardware specialists with focus on Artificial Intelligence (AI), and deep learning solutions based on a modular cloud infrastructure. The company’s products provide standardized processes that integrate large quantities of transactional data allowing to monitor, control, manage, and optimize processes, ensuring revenue assurance and risk management in real time. The team are now offering CNet’s world renowned data center technical education programs as part of its portfolio, each program provides industry recognized qualification and certification. Find out more here.


Credly empowers organizations to officially recognize individuals for demonstrated competencies and skills. Credly believes in making meaningful achievements visible and unlocking access to a more diverse and qualified population. Credly's Acclaim platform is the world's largest network of individuals and organizations using verified achievements to unlock opportunities.


The DATACENTRE.ME website (DCME) and events were developed by Owner & Founder Caroline Hitchins, with a specific focus on providing an excellent service that caters for the needs of both vendors and end users within this specialized industry. Understanding the various personalities within this sector has enabled DATACENTRE.ME to deliver highly respected quarterly end user networking events since 2013. These events are attended by high level decision makers and influential industry experts. These closed quarterly events have become hugely influential within the data center calendar and are by personal invitation only. The DATACENTRE.ME team liaise with every invitee to ensure that each and every attendee qualifies to attend. In this manner, DATACENTRE.ME events facilitate valuable new relationships by bringing the right people together in a relaxed and informal environment.

Interglobix Magazine

Interglobix Magazine offers a unique platform to our partners and clients to showcase their exclusive products and services to the coveted and elite high-net-worth individuals from the datacenter and connectivity industry.

Cabling Installation & Maintenance Magazine

For 20 years, Cabling Installation & Maintenance has provided useful, practical information to professionals responsible for the specification, design, installation and management of structured cabling systems serving enterprise, data center and other environments.


QUEST – established for almost two decades as the go-to resettlement guide to careers and training opportunities for those leaving HM Armed Forces – now also incorporates COURSES 4 FORCES, its sister publication providing in-depth information on courses and funding for those still serving. Published bi-annually, QUEST brings readers the best of both worlds – so, whether they are still in uniform or have already started preparing for life ‘on the outside’, it’s the only guide they’ll need to funding, courses, training, careers and transition.

Mission Critcal

Mission Critical has been connecting data center and critical facility buyers and sellers for more than 12 years. The print and digital versions provide must-read editorial content that data center owners/managers/designers/engineers, IT managers, network systems integrators, cloud/IT specialists, and power and cooling professionals all require in this multibillion-dollar market.


The International Qualification Framework (IQF, levels 1 to 8) is used by all awarding bodies that are appointed by national governments. CNet Training has been a Pearson center for twenty years, accredited to design and offer qualifications and the corresponding training programs by Pearson, the largest education company in the world.

The CPD Certification Service

All of the programs in the Global Data Center Education Framework are approved by the CPD Certification Service providing support, advice and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles (Continuing Professional Development.


IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. Below, you can find IEEE's mission and vision statements.


ECA offers membership to businesses across the electrotechnical and engineering services industry achieving the highest industry standards and certifications. We also offer a number of Associate schemes for other industry stakeholders in our efforts to improve standards, professionalism and commercial opportunity.


TIA seeks to catalyze a connected world in which technology and innovation enable a better life for every person. Leading the industry, TIA operates at the intersection of technology, standards, advocacy and business performance.

Lynchpin Media

Lynchpin Media provides essential input to your organisation’s marketing activities. We can support all of your media activity in the Middle East, offering expert guidance within the region and wherever your business is based.

  • Intelligent CIO Europe
  • Intelligent CIO Africa
  • Intelligent CIO Middle East
  • Intelligent CISO
  • Intelligent Data Centers
  • Intelligent Tech Channels

Vipa Digital

Industry Affiliate
Working closely together to connect experience and expertise, strengthen knowledge and unite critical thinking.


TechTarget is the online intersection of serious technology buyers, targeted technical content and technology providers worldwide. With more than 100 technology-specific websites and a wide selection of custom advertising, branding, and lead generation solutions, TechTarget delivers unparalleled reach and innovative opportunities to drive technology marketing success around the world.


BrightTALK provides online events for professionals and their communities. Every day thousands of thought leaders are actively sharing their insights, their ideas and their most up-to-date knowledge with professionals all over the globe through the online event technologies that BrightTALK has created.

Stem Learning

STEM Learning Ltd operates the National STEM Learning Center and Network; providing support locally, through Science Learning Partnerships across England, and partners in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland; alongside a range of other projects supporting STEM education.

West Suffolk College

West Suffolk College is one of the country’s leading further education and apprenticeship providers.


AFCOM is a leading association for the advancement of data center and facilities management professionals across the world. AFCOM provides data center and facilities management professionals with unique peer networking opportunities and educational forums and resources through its annual Data Center World® conferences, regional symposium events, published magazines (Data Center Management Magazine), local chapters, research and industry alliances. AFCOM members are any and all professionals related to data center and facilities management. Although their titles are widely diverse, they share similar responsibilities for data center infrastructure across industries including corporate, high-tech, healthcare, insurance, government, financial and education as well as varying sizes from Fortune 100 to SMBs. AFCOM members serve in major decision making roles from data center and operations managers, engineers to MIS directors, CIOs, CTOs and other IS/IT professionals.

The USA is a very important hub for CNet Training and the unprecedented demand for our training courses means we train across the USA in a variety of regions and cities, from Dallas to Denver, Maryland to Minneapolis, Washington to Wichita. We understand the USA Data Center Industry and now, being members with AFCOM will enable us to reach out to businesses across the USA to help them meet their training needs. Read more about the Partnership.

The Green Grid Association

The Green Grid Association is a non-profit, open industry consortium of end users, policy makers, technology providers, facility architects, and utility companies that works to improve the resource efficiency of information technology and data centers throughout the world. With more than 175 member companies around the world, The Green Grid seeks to unite global industry efforts, create a common set of metrics, and develop technical resources and educational tools to further its goals. Being a member with the Green Grid means we get to participate with fellow industry stakeholders in the quest to improve data center resource efficiency. Our specifically created training courses are designed to focus on key industry challenges, and the best practices in how to deal with those challenges on a daily basis. We also have opportunity to influence both product developers, those who work inside and run data centers, and the end users of data center and information technology.

Data Center Alliance

The DCA is an international Industry association based in Europe, which represents the Data Center Industry to the business world, the media, governments and the general public. DCA not only encourages collaboration between the 27 member states of the EU, but also to widen participation to both new and growing markets. The objective of the DCA is also to provide members with exclusive access to advice, guidance and academically peer reviewed documentation

The Career Transition Partnership (CTP)

The Career Transition Partnership (CTP) is a partnering agreement between the Ministry of Defence and Right Management Ltd, who are global career development and outplacement specialists and part of the ManpowerGroup. The CTP provides resettlement services for those leaving the Royal Navy, Army, Royal Air Force and Marines. Regardless of time served, all members of the Armed Forces can benefit from CTP support when leaving Service.

British Forces Resettlement Services

BFRS is a Community Interest Company (CIC), a Social Enterprise that was created to work in support of the Armed Forces Community. We support them by working with companies across the UK that are looking to hire, re-train, and offer career advice to the Armed Forces Community.


BSI (British Standards Institution) is the business standards company that equips businesses with the necessary solutions to turn standards of best practice into habits of excellence. Comprising over 3,000 staff - of which 58% are outside of the UK - BSI is led by Chief Executive Howard Kerr from its headquarters in London. BSI helps its clients drive performance, reduce risk and grow sustainably. Formed in 1901, BSI was the world’s first National Standards Body and over a century later is globally recognized as champions of best practice. BSI is responsible for originating many of the world’s most commonly used management systems standards and publishes over 2,700 standards annually. These standards address the most pressing issues of today from clear billing to energy management and disability access to nano-technology; spanning domains including Aerospace, Automotive, Built Environment, Food, Healthcare and ICT.

View some of CNet's valued clients.