Posted on April 20, 2015
LAS VEGAS (April 20, 2015) — Raritan, a leading provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) and rack power distribution solutions, will be speaking at this week’s AFCOM industry conference on how intelligent data center infrastructures help manage resources, services and costs.
“To keep pace with business demands, data centers are being asked to do more with their resources and to be more agile,” says Nicole Espasa, Raritan Marketing Director. “At AFCOM we will be sharing customer examples and best practices on how adding intelligence to your data centers infrastructure – with PDUs, sensors, and DCIM software—can help reduce costs and make managing resources more efficiently. Our AFCOM sessions should be of interest to those who are in the process of considering a DCIM solution, or intelligent rack power distribution, and would like to learn how to utilize existing resources better.”
Tuesday, April 21, 10:30 - 11:30 am, Room: St. Croix A
Presented by: David Wood, Director- Power Business at Raritan
5 Reasons You Need the Latest, Innovative Data Center Rack Power Distribution (PIS 7)— Learn about the latest innovations in rack power and how Raritan has solved practical problems that have a big impact on data center operations. It’s not just a rack PDU anymore; come and find out how Raritan’s third-generation design improves energy efficiency. Also, discover how Raritan’s latest patent-pending hybrid design Rack Transfer Switch addresses your needs for a more reliable transfer switch.
Wednesday, April 22, 9:15 -10:15am, Room: Montego AF
Presented by: Richard Brooke, Senior Technical Trainer at Raritan
How a Blue-Chip Company Mined for ‘Gold’ in its Data Centers Using DCIM Tools (FAC 6.2)— Learn how DCIM tools are helping a blue-chip media/entertainment giant to find and keep track of all its data center assets and resources (including power, space and connections) in order to support the compute requirements for its very fast-growing operations. By mining for detailed information on data center infrastructure resources, the company has uncovered resources not being used, as well as other valuable nuggets of knowledge on data center operations— information that is helping to create more efficient operations, and helping to save energy and new service deployment costs. You will hear how valuable DCIM-mined information is to the organization, and the lessons learned along the way. Attendees also will get a short tutorial on how to select, deploy and use DCIM tools.
At Raritan’s AFCOM Booth # 1013
Raritan will be showing its extensive portfolio of rack iPDUs (intelligent power distribution units), new hybrid Transfer Switches, sensors, DCIM software, KVM switches and other solutions for managing data center resources efficiently.
Raritan is a proven innovator of power management solutions, DCIM software, and KVM-over-IP switches for data centers of all sizes. Based in Somerset, NJ, Raritan has a global presence across 38 offices, serving 76 countries and 50,000 customer locations worldwide. Raritan’s award-winning hardware and software solutions increase energy efficiency, improve reliability, and raise productivity. Visit us at Raritan.com or follow us on the Raritan blog.
Raritan is an active member of the Green Grid, Climate Savers Computing Initiative, and the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design associations. The EPA has recognized Raritan for its contribution to the agency’s data center initiative. A number of top industry analyst firms have recognized the company: Raritan was named a “Cool DCIM Vendor” by Gartner; a “Major DCIM player worldwide” three times by IDC; a “Strong Value DCIM Vendor” by EMA; and, “Key DCIM player” by TechNavio. Raritan’s solutions have won numerous awards.
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—Raritan Secure Switches (RSS) meet the stringent requirements of NIAP 4.0 Peripheral Sharing Device and can be implemented to protect government and private sector data.
— Offered by Legrand brands Server Technology and Raritan as the PRO4X and PX4, the new intelligent PDUs offer unparalleled visibility, flexibility, density and security for ever-changing rack power and infrastructure requirements —
— New Switch Allows Users to Productively Work With Dual Displays With Borderless Mouse Switching —
— SmartSensors Relay the Status of Temperature, Airflow, Water/Leaks, and Contact Closures to the SRC, Creating a Central Point-of-View for Real-Time Decisions —