What Problems Does DCIM solve?

Software for Data Center Infrastructure Management

DCIM software solves problems related to gathering information needed to enable Data Center Managers to effectively and efficiently manage the Data Center infrastructure.

An intelligent DCIM solution provides the ability to better manage assets, change and capacity. DCIM software also enables power monitoring, environmental monitoring and energy management. Specifically, DCIM enables Data Center Managers to get answers to these specific questions so they can make better and more informed decisions, quickly, and get their work done.

Asset Management

What Do I Have?

How is it configured and connected?

Where is it located?

Who owns it?

What's the maintenance on it?

Change Management

How do I manage moves, adds, deletes?

What is the impact?

Who does the work?

When is the work done?

How do I know it's done?


Capacity Management

How much do I have?

When do I run out?

How do I manage the power chain?

Where can I put stuff?

How do I better utilize it?

Power Monitoring

How much is being consumed?

How much is available?

How do I ensure uptime and reliability?

How can I accommodate high density?


Environmental Monitoring

How can I better manage hot spots?

Am I over-cooling my data center?

Can I use free cooling?

How do I maintain a safe environment for IT equipment?

Energy Management

How can I save energy?

What is the cost of it?

Who's using it?

Who is meeting their saving goals?


Without the information provided by DCIM, these questions become much more difficult to answer,
and your Data Center more difficult and costly to manage.