Solutions and Suppliers

DCK profiled some of the key DCIM solution providers and their products about the leading tools. We will update DCIM Solutions regularly with information on additional products and companies. The profiles are written by veteran technologist and consultant Bill Kleyman.

Device42: DCIM Solution Designed by IT Professionals

Founded in 2010 and headquartered in New Haven, CT, Device42 creates software for the Data Center and IT Infrastructure Management (DCIM) market. Their software, also named Device42, is includes comprehensive functionality from asset management to energy control. At the helm is their founder and CEO Raj Jalan who works very… Read More

Emerson Network Power – The Trellis Platform

Based out of Huntsville, AL, Emerson Network Power has been a long-term player in this market with more than 20 years of experience designing and implementing DCIM software for global clients. Today, its flagship DCIM product, the Trellis™ Platform, is now in its third version. The Trellis Platform was built… Read More

Panduit’s SmartZone

Panduit SmartZone DCIM solutions encompass a comprehensive suite of instrumented hardware, modularized DCIM software and turnkey services. Based out of Tinley Park, IL, the company’s solutions are focused on improving operational and performance management through automated device discovery, analytics, visualization, and actionable intelligence enabling capacity, and change and event management.… Read More


Based out of Chandler, AZ, BASELAYER was spun out of IO in December of 2014. Currently, IO is the second largest private data center operator in the world. Prior to the new entity, BASELAYER OS was known as IO.OS – a data center management platform – and served more than… Read More


Cormant has delivered infrastructure management solutions for more than 11 years from its global headquarters in San Luis Obispo, CA. The company also has offices or subsidiaries in the UK, Philippines and Australia, as well as partners all over the world. Cormant-CS is an easy-to-use DCIM platform which works to… Read More

FieldView 2015

FieldView’s DCIM solutions deliver innovative data center monitoring and management tools. Its newly introduced (March 2015) FieldView 2015 DCIM is designed to improve data center resilience by capturing, correlating and analyzing massive amounts of live data, enabling “what if?” simulation of potential failures, contemplated changes and planned maintenance downtime. FieldView… Read More


While FNT’s headquarters are located in Ellwangen, Germany, it operates internationally with subsidiaries in the United States (Parsippany, NJ), Singapore, Dubai (UAE) and Russia (Moscow). FNT cooperates in close partnerships with well-known IT service providers and system integrators worldwide. Its standard software, FNT Command, is used worldwide as a DCIM… Read More


Geist provides data center equipment such as power strips, monitoring equipment, cabinet containment and in-rack cooling, and DCIM systems. The roots of its DCIM platform trace back to 2007 when RLE Technologies launched the actual product, then was acquired by Geist two years later. Today, the company is based out… Read More


Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and with offices throughout the U.S., Modius, Inc. is a provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) software for optimizing the infrastructure and operations of critical facilities. Founded by Craig Compiano in 2004 (with the product, OpenData, in production since 2006), Modius has customer deployments… Read More