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Every watt Every inch of space Every minute Every cent counts.
Increasing demand for energy, storage & computing. Shifting & rising energy prices. Continued political volatility. The planets finite resources .
Some important context Our world is undergoing great change.
Virtualization shrinking the IT footprint Cloud Computing less IT on the premises Data Centers Server Rooms Wiring Closets high costs of space & energy
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Making change work for you Our commitment: Change brings opportunity with it. We have listened & understood. Now we are reacting. Adapting. And delivering innovation.
Adapt to evolving markets Deliver tools to increase revenue & profit Offer a ‘full solution’ portfolio
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Connect to the outside world
Keep my Information Secure
Highly available communication & collaboration
Achieve the above with limited in house skills
Operate in dynamic environments
Embracing technology as a competitive advantage
Significant growth in data storage needs
Our Latest SMB Solution Data Closet >5kw Small Office Remote Office Large Data Centre >200kw Small Server Room 5-20kw Small-Medium Data Centre 50-200kw Now we offer the full infrastructure solution From small or remote office to Data Center - we’ve got the lot.
Our Latest SMB Solution A soundproofed ‘Server Room in a Box’ Allowing for IT deployment wherever and whenever it is needed - saving space, cost and deployment time . The Netshelter CX.
Network Management Card Smart UPS Netbotz Devices Switched PDU Netshelter Accessories Switches Servers Patch Panel Routers Other 3 rd party kit The Netshelter CX Attach, attach, attach. Use the CX to create the full office IT solution. AV Power Filter
The Netshelter CX 18U 24U 38U A soundproofed ‘Server Room in a Box’. Available in 3 sizes.
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Always increases efficiency
Cloud Computing (Virtualization) Myths Myth
I don’t need to worry about power and cooling
High density and high efficiency cannot coexist
Requires high density data centers
Myth Ambiguous terminology!
To take advantage of the Cloud Business Model Data Centers have to be designed for… Decrease CapEx AND OpEx, for better energy efficiency & reliability + STANDARDIZATION DENSE + + EFFICIENT FLEXIBLE + PAY AS YOU GROW AUTOMATED + LEAN DATACENTER
Impacts and Challenges of Cloud Computing
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Identify issues in system design or operation that compromise efficiency and recommend solutions:
Predictive management tools
Estimate potential efficiency gains to enable return-on-investment (ROI) calculations for capital expenditures
Data Center Electrical Efficiency Assessment service
How Can We Help?
Assess the impact of consolidation, virtualization & cloud strategy
Effect of under-loaded CRACs, chillers, generators
Claiming the efficiency entitlement
Allow you to deliver maximum energy savings of cloud/virtualization
Allow your customer to maximize reliability and predictability of their virtualized environment
Symmetra PX UPS NetShelter SX racks Central Data Center Management Switched & Metered Rack-Mount PDU NetBotz Environmental Sensors Operations Management InRow ™ cooling Solutions truly engineered as a SYSTEM
Goals of Architecture
No matter WHAT YOU NEED Deliver the highest level of performance to meet customer needs … … regardless of where they are today
Fitout of existing room
New dedicated building
No matter WHERE YOU START
is compatible …
With your IT equipment
With your existing power and cooling systems
With other management systems across your enterprise
With your building management system
With the Schneider Electric suite of products and brands
With other components
Next generation InfraStruxure™ is a high performance, scalable and adaptable data center architecture that dramatically reduces cycle time and complexity from concept to design to installation
more power and cooling capacity Increase in density less space less cost per kW EcoStruxure for Data Centers IT Room building block Electrical room Mechanical room Efficiency Savings 30%
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What if VMs could know when to migrate away from an unhealthy server? COOLING POWER SECURITY
Now they can ! Virtual machine manager Operations COMPUTE management and PHYSICAL management are talking… COMPUTE managemen t Moving VMs for best productivity Keeping watch on power, cooling, people PHYSICAL management ! Trouble OK, taking action!
What do they tell each other? I am a physical server full of VMs, and I live in this rack. Keep watch over me, so I can send my VMs to a safe place if there is trouble at my rack.
YOU are in a rack that has THIS problem with... ... so it’s time to execute your plan to keep your VMs safe Virtual machine manager Operations
What are the products that do all this ? Operations Your VM manager Pro Pack Management Pack 2008 running on … Central – the server that collects the monitoring data from physical infrastructure “ appliance” The Physical infrastructure Servers