Defining DCIM: A Revisit

Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) software has now come out of the shadows of an emerging technology it had started with a decade ago as a tool integrating Building Management System (BMS) and a Systems Management software.  It has matured as a Data Center...

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Meet Us At DCD New York

We are privileged to be again participating in Intel DCM Booth at DCD New York on 19th & 20th April, 2016 at Marriott Marquis, Times Square. We will be announcing our new version GFS Crane DCIM v3.0 with a number of enhancements. With these enhancements, we will show...

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DCIM| Avoiding Data Center Failures

Our recent DCIM implementations provide an insight to actual use pattern with enterprise DCIM customers in the South Asia region. While analyst reports, mostly focused on the North American and Western Europe markets, suggest Energy Efficiency, Capacity Planning and...

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Metrics in Data Center

Introduction Most of us are familiar with the quote that “if you cannot measure you cannot manage”. In all fields, spanning technology and management, a set of metrics are established to measure against stated objectives. The metrics should tell the stakeholders about...

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Business Analytics for Data Centers: Part 2

In the first part of this blog on Business Analytics for Data Centers, we explored why Analytics has become critical for Data Center operations . In this second part, we will explore how DCIM fulfills this role as a Business Analytic tool for Data Center operations....

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