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Raritan Intelligent Energy Management Solutions cuts Data Center woes


New Delhi / Bangalore: Raritan, a primary provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) and rack power distribution solutions, announced that Raritan’s intelligent energy management solution helps enterprises to reduce data center energy consumption by letting organizations to safely increase ambient temperatures at the Data Center. It has been found that a Data Center Manager can save up to 3% of energy costs for every amount of ascending change in the baseline temperature.

Furthermore, Agent -less graceful shut downs and startups of servers connected to any rack power distribution units (PDUs) enables energy saving by scheduling automatic power cycling of an “IT device group” when not needed.  For instance, a Lab manager could save about 25 percent on energy consumption by turning off systems at 7 pm on Friday and turning them on at 5 am on Monday. Automatic tracking and a large screen energy dashboard assists to cope energy usage and pinpoint savings opportunities.

Raritan’s energy management solution offers valuable insights to aid organizations to be able to find savings in the data center. It is also designed in a way to support IT and facilitates managers with the following benefits, viz:

•             Reduce capital expenditures and save on operating expenses

•             Generate energy cost reports for customers

•             Create a baseline and certify changes in energy and carbon footprint

•             Easily identify active power, energy, cost and environmental trends

•             Measure PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness) and drive green data center initiatives

Linking PDUs with Raritan’s Power IQ energy management software will help data centers and lab managers better understand environmental conditions at the rack in order to use power and cooling resources optimally without compromising performance. This makes it still easier for a data center operator to understand and better manage the following:

•             Save on operating expenses and delay capital expenditures

•             Achieve agentless, graceful shutdown of Windows®, Linux® and UNIX® device groups

•             Generate energy cost reports for customers and clients

•             Create a baseline and certify changes in energy and carbon footprint

•             Easily identify active power, energy and cost trends

•             Measure PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness) and drive green initiatives

McAfee, AECOM, National Guard, AOL etc. are few clients to name who have been using Power IQ energy management solution.

Mr. Sanjay Motwani, Sales Director – India & SEA reportedly said, that, “Raritan’s’ Power IQ’s advanced energy management software, is the perfect solution for organizations grappling with spiraling energy costs and working towards Green Data Centers”. Our Vendor- agnostic, agent- less solutions provides the information and control to be more energy efficient and find stranded power capacity in areas, such as over cooling and running underutilized servers.”

Mr. Will Stevens, Senior IT Director at AOL said, “Raritan’s solution is helping us identify areas where we can conserve. It helps us identify devices that are wasting energy.”


Jawed Akhtar

A Journalist by interest and a Music Enthusiast by passion. Wedded to Mother Nature, Jawed indulges his aesthetics in travelling and reading books of varied genres. Having covered News stories for top Dailies in his formative years, that is, he is game for tryst with Technology at Techmagnifier.

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