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Viva Las Vegas! Data Center World & AFCOM 2015

I am just finishing up the third day of my attendance at the 35th anniversary edition of the AFCOM conference, now...

Data Center Operators are wasting Billions of Dollars

Get Your Billions Back America (And the Rest of the World too!)

With income tax season upon us, this sound-bite is probably resonating in the back of your mind since it plays regularly...

Posted 04.06.15 in DCIM Strategy by Mark Harris

The Cost of a Rack Unit of Space

DCIM Value: What is the Actual Cost of a Rack-Unit of Space?

ONE THOUSAND, ONE HUNDRED AND THIRTY-FIVE DOLLARS! Pretty specific huh? Well, let me go through the process to get there and...

Posted 03.03.15 in Uncategorized by Mark Harris

Stacking it up

Data Center Monitoring, Management and Control: Stacking it all up

Within the data center there are multiple physical layer monitoring systems commonly used to achieve operational efficiency, availability and uptime....

Posted 03.02.15 in Nlyte Guest Blog by Calvin Nicholson

no vendor Lock-in

Avoid the DCIM Hardware Lock-in

Recently I talked to a UK company in the financial services industry who was considering replacing the DCIM solution they...

Posted 02.17.15 in View from the Top by Mark Gaydos

3D for Cabinet Collision checking

When More isn’t always More: DCIM in 3D vs. 2D

There is an adage that sometimes less and more, and there is the reality that sometimes more is more.  And...

Posted 01.28.15 in View from the Top by Matt Bushell

DCIM in 2015 is all about SHOWING what it can do

DCIM enters the “Show Me” phase…

Finally, the DCIM industry has matured to the point where the number of DCIM players has been trimmed and the...

Posted 01.20.15 in DCIM Strategy by Mark Harris

Resolve in 2015: Get Serious About DCIM

New Year’s Resolution: Get Serious About DCIM

We have all talked about DCIM for years. It has been represented as everything from power savings to IT economics (and...

Posted 12.22.14 in DCIM Strategy by Mark Harris