Change is constant, especially in modern data centers. This is why it’s so important to implement management tools that are adaptable. Having the ability to integrate is the key to future-proofing data center infrastructure management. Unlike specialized solutions that are static and can’t communicate with each other, integration provides the required flexibility to capitalize on opportunities, launch new services, and stay ahead of the competition. … Continue reading Keeping Pace with Evolving Data Center Infrastructure Through Smart Integrations
Data center operations for colocation providers differ fundamentally from enterprise IT operations – however, the process for implementing a DCIM solution is correlative. Data center expert Soeren Schroeder believes it depends more on the company’s culture rather than how the software is used.
The declared aim of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) is to bridge the gap between organizational silos and support agile methodologies across multiple departments. But there is more to DCIM than a merging of facility and server management. With the rise of virtualization and SDx, it is necessary to consider a number of other stakeholders to ensure truly professional and efficient data center operation.
Continue reading “Taking DCIM Further”