In today’s energy landscape, there is increasing pressure for data center managers to design and deploy solutions that keep utility bills low while meeting availability, density, and scalability targets in the shortest possible time. Data centers need an integrated management system to ensure availability and efficiency while tracking and reporting key performance metrics.
According to the “2013 Trends to Watch: Data Center Technology” report released by Ovum, the data center market will see faster growth in 2013 as the trends point to cost-savings and more efficient internal IT delivery methods such as virtualization. Similarly, the need for efficient DCIM (Data Center Infrastructure Management) solutions will increase next year as data center managers become more driven to reduce costs and improve sustainability. (more…)