IT Point Products DO NOT Support Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), So Stop Calling Them That!

By Steve Brasen on Dec 12, 2012 9:33:49 AM

Nothing drives an IT industry analyst more nuts then when a term is repeatedly misused for marketing purposes. DCIM certainly falls into this category. In the recently release EMA Radar Report on Data Center Infrastructure Management, we looked at hundreds of products claiming to be DCIM solutions, but identified only ten (that’s right … 10!) that could reasonably lay claim to that distinction.

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Physical, Virtual … Cloud – Upcoming EMA Research

By Torsten Volk on Jul 18, 2012 12:17:47 PM

Cloud is still a rapidly evolving discipline, with currently many organizations thinking about how to get started or how to take their limited cloud environment to the next level. These organizations are faced with two general challenges. They have to a) get their own house – data center – in order and b) identify a shortlist of vendors that best fit their individual requirements.

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Physical, Virtual … Cloud – Upcoming EMA Research

By Torsten Volk on Jul 18, 2012 11:13:28 AM

Cloud is still a rapidly evolving discipline, with currently many organizations thinking about how to get started or how to take their limited cloud environment to the next level. These organizations are faced with two general challenges. They have to a) get their own house - data center – in order and b) identify a shortlist of vendors that best fit their individual requirements.

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