How Do I Select a DCIM Tool to Fit My Data Center?

Although similar in many respects, every data center is unique. In choosing a Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) solution, data center managers might choose very different solutions based on their needs. Before choosing a DCIM solution, it is important to first know what it is you want to receive from the solution.
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Why Do I Need DCIM?

There are a number of benefits in implementing a Data Center Infrastructure System (DCIM) solution. To illustrate this point, consider the primary components of data center management. Read More

DCK Guide to Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM)

Today’s data centers are more complex, more interdependent and more critical than ever before. This has led to the need for more intelligent and automated IT infrastructure management. To understand the benefits and different types of DCIM solutions we created the Data Center Knowledge Guide to Data Center Infrastructure Management. Read More

Emerson Launches Trellis DCIM Software

Today Emerson Network Power released its Trellis software, the company’s big bet on data center infrastructure management (DCIM). The global availability of the first four software applications for Trellis culminates a two-year development period. Read More

Understanding DCIM: What’s Behind the Buzzword?

DCIM has become the buzzword in the marketplace. What Data Center Infrastructure Management tools really are and what they can do for you has been the topic of several recent guest columns in the Industry Perspectives channel and we’ve compiled them to facilitate your understanding of DCIM. Read More