Gartner Research

Budget Now for DCIM Tools to Increase Data Center Efficiencies

Published: 18 October 2013

ID: G00248497

Analyst(s): Rakesh Kumar, Jay E. Pultz


Data center infrastructure management tools optimize data center power, cooling and physical space. Data center managers should evaluate and budget for these tools for implementation in 2014.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Data center managers must use DCIM tools to solve their facilities issues and benefit from their power, cooling and space optimization capabilities
  • Data center managers must evaluate the supply side of the DCIM market to take advantage of complete product offerings

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