Author: Matthias Gromann Companies are increasingly under pressure to keep up with the fast pace of digitization. Holistic, modern IT infrastructure management ensures that they remain competitive and capable of running their business. But how well are companies really prepared for this and what demands do they place on IT infrastructure management? We have investigated this together with techconsult in a study. The result: many … Continue reading Requirements for modern IT infrastructure management
Today’s data centers are complex and the management of these infrastructures is a major challenge for those responsible. In the search for innovations that make data center operations simpler, more intuitive, and more convenient, there are various approaches. One promising approach is the use of augmented reality (AR). AR technology projects computer-generated images onto the real-world view. This allows users to see their surroundings, supplemented … Continue reading DCIM + AR = DCIM 2.0
If you think well-maintained IT documentation is as sexy as ChatGPT, you are not alone! Many IT managers feel the same way. Unfortunately they are reluctant to address it properly due to lack of understanding. But those who have implemented a professional solution to properly document and manage their IT assets and resources can’t imagine life without it. The same is true of their AI, … Continue reading IT documentation? Is it important? Yes, indeed!
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?
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
“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
One of the most fundamental, yet often overlooked, components of an operator’s network management toolkit is network inventory. As service providers strive to stay ahead of the competition and deliver high-quality services, utilizing best-in-class network inventory management software is key to success. After all, network inventory management can affect the performance of the entire network operations system stack. As discussed in the blog post “The … Continue reading Key Features and Benefits of a Modern Network Inventory Solution
Network assets, such as routers and cables, are a fundamental component of communications services offered to customers. Accurate network inventory therefore is crucial for maintaining reliable and efficient operations. These solutions are responsible for keeping track of all the physical, logical, and virtual components of a network including devices, connections, and network overlays. Yet, not every solution is created equal, and service providers often face … Continue reading The Strategic Advantage of Utilizing a Modern Network Inventory Management Solution