About Data Center Resources

    In the data center market, things are quick to change.

    Yesterday’s solution may not solve today’s problem. Our leadership team has a deep industry knowledge, we constantly identify trends and shifts in the data center environment to incorporate into our superior solutions.



    Justin Tocco


    As a co-founding partner of DCR, Justin provides project management services within the data center and network operation center environments. Justin has extensive knowledge of data center construction, cooling and power. In addition to data centers, Justin has a passion for the Network Operations Center/Process Control Console environment. He has supported the design of thousands of large and small control rooms for private and federal government projects. Justin has helped to establish DCR’s global reach in countries such as the United States, Canada, Europe, South America, China and more. 


    Rick Berendes


    Rick has been providing power, cooling and rack-based solutions to the data center market since 1995. In 2002, Rick a co-founded Data Center Resources, LLC. Initially, the company started as a value-added-reseller of technical infrastructure solutions such as power distribution, server cabinets, remote access solutions and network operations furniture. In the following years, Rick and his co-founder Justin noticed gaps in what our customers were looking for and what was available. To serve these needs they started to develop new products. These proprietary product lines have grown to be the mainstay of the company.


    Kevin Macomber


    Kevin is a Boston, MA resident and US Navy veteran who held numerous qualifications and was a battle engineer. After graduating from the College of Charleston, he used his background and worked extensively in power distribution product development (Cooper Industries; Cyberex/United Power; and Eaton) and then subsequently moved into sales engineering and project management. With over 25 years of industry experience, he has expertise in supplying mission critical power, containment and other solutions for data center design and construction. Kevin has provided solutions for some of the largest data center and colocation facilities in North America.

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    Kim Forbis


    Kim overseas the critical ‘behind the scenes’ support to include Accounting, Finance and our Buffalo manufacturing facility. Her decades of work experience ties together all of the facets a customer’s experience and production execution. It is not uncommon for her to be involved with larger customer projects to ensure we meet or exceed the complex expectations.


    Joe Gutzler


    Joe, who was formerly with Liebert, overseas our channel partner program in North America. Joe has a long history of managing and working alongside channel partners to grow their business. He coordinates the resale of both our Inracks command control room console product line as well as our extensive Cool Shield aisle containment portfolio.


    Jamie Peake


    Jamie, formally with Geist Manufacturing, one of the largest enclosure power distribution companies in the US, has over 10 year’s industry experience. With extensive application engineering and product implementation in both data center enclosure power distribution and data center cooling solutions, she is an integral part of our field applications, trouble shooting and project management team. Jamie has significant experience working with OEM’s and major accounts, giving her a broad understanding of the complexities of large data center projects. Jamie is based in Lincoln Nebraska.

    About Us

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    Our Project Managers are knowledgeable on current trends AND what really works.

    Data Center Resources strives to surpass our customer’s expectations in all areas and prides itself on creating innovative solutions. Responsiveness, after sale service, ease of purchasing and breadth of product offerings are other important factors. We are a satisfaction-driven company who is dedicated to bringing a measure of simplicity to the hectic demands our customers face. Our principals, project managers and engineers each have years of experience in providing technical environment solutions. Utilize our unique solutions and experience to assure that your next project is a success.


    The data center market is a fast-paced industry that is constantly changing.

    Data Center Resources ensures that you have the best available solution with high reliability, efficiency and overall satisfaction.

    Our project specialists will visit your site and recommend solutions to improve power and efficiency. We offer the following products and services:

    • Power Management
    • Aisle Containment/Cooling Optimization
    • Server Rack Infrastructure
    • Data Center Monitoring
    • Data Center Flooring
    • Console Furniture/Video Display Walls/Services