What is the Simple Network Management Protocol and how can you utilize it to gain valuable insights about your critical infrastructure?
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Static Transfer Switches are an essential asset to your data center. Learn how the right STS can help increase availability in your data center while minimizing downtime.
Is your data center a dinosaur: costly, energy inefficient, hard to change or expand? Learn how a Micro Data Center provides powerful compute capacity and flexibility with a small physical footprint.
Many businesses rely on their Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS) to deliver optimal performance 24/7. But an outdated UPS can cost you valuable time and money. Here’s what a new UPS system can do for your infrastructure.
There are many factors to consider when selecting the right-size UPS for your environment. As your Local Vertiv Office, we’re here to help you select the right power solution for your critical infrastructure. Here’s 5 tips to consider.
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Data Centers are rapidly growing, driven by advancements in technology and consumer and data trends. Here are a few strategies to optimize your data center in 2019.
Investing in the right rack PDU equipment is essential to establishing your facility’s distribution strategy, but what if there are details you’re overlooking? Consider these 5 factors.
How often should you replace your UPS system or buy a new one? A UPS is critical to avoiding downtime, which is why facility managers must consider these 4 factors when evaluating UPS equipment.
Optimize system performance, increase equipment relationship visibility, and maximize project planning with these 3 integrated designs for your critical infrastructure.
Learn how Vertiv’s Smart Solutions helps address power, cooling, and management needs beyond conventional data centers.
With the rising costs of energy in data center, you need effective ways to conserve energy like an economizer cooling system. Here’s how to select the best economizer to maximize efficiency and reduce costs.
Every year, cyber-attacks have increased in the severity of their impact, affecting organizations across the world. Uncover security insufficiencies in your IT infrastructure and better prepare for potential risks with these best practices.
While selecting the right cooling system for your IT environment, consider how the design and power density of a room can impact your decision. Keep in mind these 4 heat removal methods when choosing a CRAC unit.
Vertiv completed its purchase of Geist, a privately owned manufacturer of Rack Power Distribution Units (PDUs) and associated data center power products.
Improper rack configuration can jeopardize equipment and the airflow in your IT infrastructure. Improve data center efficiency in your data center by choosing the right server cabinet.
As your local Vertiv partner, we’re here to help you get the most out of your UPS battery investment. Learn how you can reduce the risk of UPS battery system failure in your IT infrastructure.
Learn how to increase availability and scalability, reduce energy consumption, and save operational costs by implementing a high-density data center design.
For maximum efficiency and reliability, selecting the right precision cooling system is critical to maintain uptime. Learn about the benefits on our blog.
How will downtime impact your data center? Take a proactive approach with these 6 key strategies to ensure availability and mitigate downtime risks.
As content delivery and data collection moves closer to the users and devices, network edge locations are expanding in number and capacity.
Lithium-ion batteries are giving data centers a competitive edge by enhancing operations and reducing system downtime.
Optimize the efficiency of your data center with Vertiv’s Cooling Systems. Learn how the self-contained Liebert CRV cooling unit delivers high reliability.
Increase the efficiency of a data center’s cooling infrastructure with the Liebert® DSE™, an integrated system with thermal management and control.
As a data center evolves, managers need to keep track of equipment, metrics, and preventative maintenance.
Environmental threats are a common cause of data center downtime. Environmental monitoring solutions help maintain data center availability.
To avoid power disturbances and system downtime, it’s important to identify data center power problems and implement steps to reduce risks.
An energy efficient data center doesn’t just save energy, it reduces waste, improves reliability, & saves money.
Tiny data centers, like Vertiv’s SmartRow, save time and money for businesses who need a practical way of operating more efficiently with a smaller IT space.
With the growing importance of small IT spaces, it’s important to have the right equipment and support for your IDF room.
Downtime can cost you time, money, and your reputation. A Vertiv business partner can help develop a strategy to reduce data center downtime.
How can you unlock hidden potential in your data center to better meet the needs of customers? In our work with diverse data center teams across the country, from tiny to mega — each relies on two keys, data center assessment and innovative solutions.
Cost savings and carbon footprint reduction can sometimes seem like opposing goals. But there’s one place where the two go hand-in-hand: the data center.
According to the Uptime Institute, data centers are responsible for as much as 35 percent of total energy use in non-manufacturing, information-intensive companies. But despite the data center’s heavy power load there is a great opportunity to save money through more effective energy management.
According to research by the Ponemon Institute, the average cost of an unplanned data center outage in 2015 was $740,357. A report by Verizon showed even small data breaches — those with fewer than 100 files lost – may cost between $18,120 and $35,730. The top causes of technology outages include: equipment failure, UPS failure, cybercrime, and human error. What will you do if your technology infrastructure experiences an unexpected failure?
Technology is constantly evolving, and the processes and skills needed to manage it efficiently must evolve as well. Availability, security, and skills are key to ensure continuous efficient operations and the flexibility to meet the dynamic needs of customers.
ST. LOUIS, August 2, 2016 – Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced an agreement to sell Network Power to Platinum Equity and a group of co-investors. The transaction is valued at $4 billion and Emerson will retain a subordinated interest in Network Power. The sale of Network Power is expected to close by December 31, 2016, subject to customary regulatory approvals.