Applying DCIM in Colocation Data Centers
July 3rd, 2012 By: Michael Potts
Colocation is becoming a popular solution for organizations looking to reduce the costs associated with building and maintaining data centers. Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) enables collocation providers to deliver more responsive, optimal services to their clients through a depth of information and insight not provided by traditional isolated monitoring systems.
This white paper from Emerson explains the value of DCIM for colocation providers. First, it discusses the colocation market, and how DCIM optimizes IT staff productivity, enables growth, and guarantees bandwidth. Next, it provides and introduction to DCIM, explaining the importance of the ability to gain insight into current infrastructure to maintain efficient power usage, capacity, and costs. Lastly, it describes the value of DCIM for colocation providers, with managing power, capacity, and cooling as the most important benefits.
Learn how DCIM can increase optimization in your colocation facility. Click here to download this white paper from Emerson on the benefits of DCIM to collocations providers.