Raritan, a leading provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) and rack power distribution solutions, today announced that Raritan Capacity Management through DCIM software will help organizations increase the efficiency of their data centers by 25-50%, utilizing the available assets effectively. The capacity management through Raritan’sDCIM software provides complete visibility into the data center usage efficiency, the ability to control all critical relationships within capacity, and the insight to make intelligent capacity plans for effective usage in order to achieve cost-effective results.
Capacity management transforms an already powerful DCIM
solution with basic capacity management capabilities into one with enormous additional performance and financial benefits. Raritan’s capacity management will not only help organizations to optimize the data center planning but more importantly allow them to better manage, on a real-time basis, and the resources through its connectivity management capabilities involving full power chain management and network connectivity management. Intelligent and efficient capacity management has huge benefits because of the relationships that capacity has to variables such as space, power, electrical, cooling, cabinet, cable and network. Managing these through complete next generation Raritan DCIM software will help organizations to maximize the utilization of assets, reduce costs and effectively plan the usage of data centers. In its report ‘Revolutionizing Data Center Efficiency’, McKinsey & Company concluded that most servers are used at just 6% of their capacity and data center facilities as a whole are used at 50% of their capacity.
Mr Sanjay Motwani, Sales Director – India & SEA said, “The need to improve the data center efficiency in order to meet the ever-growing demand for IT capacity management can be addressed through Raritan’s data center infrastructure management software. Constant monitoring and effective utilization of data center resources through DCIM software will help organizations to monitor, measure, and help control a data center’s IT infrastructure , that is becoming a must-have technology for managing the complexities of the modern data center.”
Gartner predicted that DCIM tools will become the mainstream in data centers, growing from 1% penetration in 2010 to 60% in 2014.Once properly deployed, a comprehensive DCIM solution provides data center operations managers with clear visibility of all data center assets along with their connectivity and relationships to support infrastructure – networks, copper and fiber cable plants, power chains, and cooling systems. DCIM tools provide data center operations managers with the ability to identify, locate, visualize, and manage all physical data center assets, simply provision new equipment, and confidently plan capacity for future growth and/or consolidation. These tools can also help control energy costs and increase operational efficiency.