Archive for: November 2014

RagingWire’s DCIM Enters General Availability

RagingWire announced general availability of its data center infrastructure management software called N-Matrix. It is a product of collaboration with CA Technologies and includes key elements of CA’s DCIM software.

It provides RagingWire customers with better transparency of data center operations. Several colocation providers have looked to DCIM as a value-add for customers.

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Why Real-Time DCIM Pays Off

Your data center is an absolutely critical part of your business. Today’s user is demanding more applications, more bits of data, and a lot more resources, all of which ultimately come from your data center. So how do you manage all of this demand?

Proactive capacity management ensures optimal availability of four critical data center resources: rack space, power, cooling and network connectivity.

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Rackstuds: The Simpler, Faster, Safer Cage Nut Replacement

Rackstuds™ are the revolutionary replacement for cage nuts which are used to mount IT, Pro A/V, Security, and Telecommunications equipment in 19” racks.
Unlike cage nuts, Rackstuds™ go in from the front which greatly simplifies their installation. Cage nuts can be quite tricky to get in, especially when the rack starts to get populated or the rack is in situ with the side panels installed. Rackstuds™ can be installed in seconds and are just as easy to remove and reuse. They’re also tool free.

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