Conquering Chaos & Creating Harmony: Masterful IT Asset Management 

Within the ITIL framework, Asset Management goes beyond software licenses. It encompasses the holistic control and optimization of all your IT assets – hardware, software, virtualized elements, and much more. Think of it as the conductor of your IT orchestra, ensuring every instrument, from physical servers to complex virtual machines, contributes harmoniously.  Core Capabilities of IT Asset Management  Next Level IT Asset Management  While the … Continue reading Conquering Chaos & Creating Harmony: Masterful IT Asset Management 

Decoding IT Complexity: A Blueprint for Conquering Common Challenges with Documentation 

Have you ever felt like you’re navigating a labyrinth when dealing with IT systems? Or perhaps you’ve experienced the frustration of trying to troubleshoot an issue without clear guidance? In today’s fast-paced digital landscape, the importance of effective IT documentation cannot be overstated. It serves as the compass guiding us through the intricate web of networks, applications, and processes that underpin modern businesses. But how … Continue reading Decoding IT Complexity: A Blueprint for Conquering Common Challenges with Documentation 

Navigating the Path to Sustainability in Data Center, IT and Network Infrastructure Management 

In an era where environmental consciousness is paramount, organizations are increasingly turning their attention to sustainability initiatives, including the management of data centers, IT and network infrastructure.   Embracing Sustainability in IT Sustainability has emerged as a critical consideration for businesses worldwide, driven by concerns over climate change, resource depletion, and corporate social responsibility. As a result, IT infrastructure management is undergoing a paradigm shift, with … Continue reading Navigating the Path to Sustainability in Data Center, IT and Network Infrastructure Management 

Mobile Site Management Part Two: How Software Streamlines Site Acquisition, Design, and Build 

In response to increasing demands for high-quality mobile services, operators understand they need to deploy cell sites quickly and efficiently. In part one of our Mobile Site Management series, we detailed the first step operators must tackle: nominal planning and best candidate selection. In part two, we’re highlighting the acquisition and designing of the selected site, then building it out. These processes can be highly … Continue reading Mobile Site Management Part Two: How Software Streamlines Site Acquisition, Design, and Build 

Navigating the Complexities of Data Center Management with a Digital Twin

The modern data center stands as the backbone of digital infrastructure, powering our connected world. However, behind the seamless operations and rapid scalability lie a myriad of challenges that data center managers grapple with on a daily basis. Robustness, scalability, security, connectivity, flexibility, efficiency, and competitive pricing—these are the cornerstones of successful data center models. Achieving these goals, however, is far from simple. The complexity … Continue reading Navigating the Complexities of Data Center Management with a Digital Twin

Interview with the CEO: What does “Simplify Complexity” mean for FNT?

Andreas Thieme: “Simplify Complexity” is FNT’s new slogan. Why?  Carsten Wreth: The previous slogan “Transparency Matters” was more of a reflection of our old self-image in that we create an “overview of infrastructures” for our customers. That is an accurate reflection of where we started and it was right for many years. But since then, we have developed enormously. Today, it’s much more like helping … Continue reading Interview with the CEO: What does “Simplify Complexity” mean for FNT?

Industry Expertise: How a Unified Resource Management Solution Supports Sustainability

Telecom providers can realize many business benefits by improving sustainability, including greater efficiency and cost savings. For example, replacing fossil fuels with clean, renewable energy not only reduces a provider’s carbon footprint, it also significantly reduces energy costs and ongoing OPEX. While this may seem like a huge undertaking, providers can start small by simply limiting their use of fossil fuels and implementing the right … Continue reading Industry Expertise: How a Unified Resource Management Solution Supports Sustainability

5 Steps to Determine if You’re Dealing with an Outdated DCIM Tool

“Why should we upgrade or replace our DCIM software when it’s working just fine?” This is the most frequently asked question in discussions about how well suited the current software is for current and future requirements. This thinking is a common mistake. The fact is, outdated tools put your reputation, your data, and your daily data center operation at risk. Here’s why… There is a … Continue reading 5 Steps to Determine if You’re Dealing with an Outdated DCIM Tool