Archive for: December 2014

New Features in Enterprise Reporter v2.5

We can’t wait to show you what’s new in Enterprise Reporter 2.5! In addition to adding some very exciting new features, we have used your feedback to enhance Enterprise Reporter. It’s more flexible than ever!

File Storage Analysis (including new discovery type and reports)

  • Use the File Storage Analysis summary reports (containing meaningful charts and graphs with the ability to drill down for more detailed information) to answer the challenging administrative questions regarding file storage.

Read the source article at Home – Dell Community

Packet Power: Turn Basic PDUs into “Smart PDUs” …in Minutes

Upgrading your standard un-metered PDU to a fully metered PDU doesn’t have to mean going to the expense of purchasing a new smart PDU along with the costs of adding network cable drops and a massive integration effort with a monitoring program. Packet Power “Smart Cables” simplify the process with the entire solution often costing less than most metered PDUs and can be implemented quickly and easily.

Read the source article at Data Center Design

Blurred Boundaries: Hidden Data Center Savings

Every disruptive technology in the data center forces IT teams to rethink the related practices and approaches. Virtualization, for example, led to new resource provisioning practices and service delivery models. 

Among the benefits stemming from this agility, new approaches for lowering data center energy costs have many organizations considering cloud alternatives.

Read the source article at Data Center Knowledge