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Managing Data Center Infrastructure: How to Pick the Right Tool for the Job

Published: 30 August 2018

ID: G00367642

Analyst(s): April Adams, David Cappuccio


Selecting the right tool to manage both on- and off-premises data center infrastructure requires thoroughly understanding how the functionality is achieved. I&O leaders must ask the right questions to speed up the procurement process and ensure optimum alignment with evolving infrastructure needs.

Table Of Contents


  • Power Monitoring
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Reporting
  • Visualization
  • Resource Management
  • Predictive Analysis and Modeling/Simulation
  • Airflow and Pressure Monitoring
  • Workflow Management
  • Resource Control
  • Multitenancy
  • Other Related Capabilities
  • Probe for Additional Information by Asking These Questions

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