Server Technology & RF Code Partner to Bring Integrated Wire-Free/Smart Monitoring and Management of Data Center Power Devices
New Integration Will Provide Increased Visibility Into Data Center Power Usage While Improving Power Management and EfficiencyReno, NV and Austin, TX
July 12, 2018
Server Technology, a brand of Legrand and a leading provider of intelligent Rack Power Distribution Units a.k.a. rack PDU(s), and RF Code, the leading provider in real time data center solutions, today announced an integrated data center solution that significantly simplifies the process of securely monitoring and managing data center power consumption.
This joint offering expands on the already field-proven integration of RF Code’s wire-free power sensors with Server Technology’s rack mount PDUs, by adding support for its PRO 2 Series Platform. The Smart Monitoring power, thresholds, and alert information by the PDU PRO Series Platform is received from wire-free sensors into CenterScape software, providing a consolidated data center power view.
Additional integrated features include:
- Plug-and-Play sensor installation.
- Savings on IP address costs with wire-free technology.
- One-way communication support of smart, switched, infeed and outlet-monitored PDU solutions.
- CenterScape software support of custom configurations for PDU power metrics, alert, and alarm notifications as well as customizable dashboards for IT professionals.
“This joint integration advances our belief that the most optimal data center power management solutions are often realized by combining the best-of-breed solutions,” said Calvin Nicholson, Server Technology’s Senior Director of Product Management and Software. “RF Code’s differentiated, wire-free solution aligns perfectly with Server Technology’s emphasis on intelligent power monitoring that affects data center usage, efficiency, and cost. We share this view of capable simplicity, which is demonstrated in the solutions we bring to market.”
“The combination of these two products will enable data center operators to gain greater intelligence into their power usage through the CenterScape Platform,” said Jonathan Luce, Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships at RF Code. “Further, the integration will provide data centers the ability to take actionable measures while maintaining uptime, and increasing efficiency and cutting costs.”
For more information about the integrated solution, please visit: https://www.servertech.com/products/pro2_features/ or http://www.rfcode.com/solutions/power-monitoring
About Server Technology
Server Technology's power strategy experts are trusted to provide Rack PDU solutions for demanding data centers worldwide ranging from small technology startups to Fortune 100 powerhouses. Over 60,000 customers around the world rely on our rack power distribution units to increase density, facilitate capacity planning, improve power monitoring, and drive efficiency. Because power is all we do, you will find us in the best cloud and colocation providers, forward thinking labs and telecommunications operations. Server Technology customers consistently rank us as providing the highest quality PDU(s), the best customer support and most valuable innovation. Let us show you; we have over 12,000 PDU configurations to fit every data center need and 90% of our PDU(s) are shipped within 10 days. Only with Server Technology will customers Stay Powered, Be Supported and Get Ahead. http://www.servertech.com
About Legrand and Legrand, North and Central America
Legrand is a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures. Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial, and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide. Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value is a prime vector for growth, including, in particular, connected devices stemming from Legrand’s global Eliot (Electricity and IoT) program. Legrand reported sales of $6.2 billion(USD) in 2017. Legrand has a strong presence in North and Central America, with a portfolio of well-known market brands and product lines that includes AFCO Systems, C2G, Cablofil, Chief, Da-Lite, Electrorack, Finelite, Luxul, Middle Atlantic Products, Milestone AV, Nuvo, OCL, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Pinnacle, Projecta, QMotion, Quiktron, Raritan, Sanus, Server Technology, Solarfective, Vaddio, Vantage, Wattstopper, and Wiremold. Legrand is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI, Corporate Oekom Rating, and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819). www.legrand.us
About RF Code, Inc.
RF Code is the leading provider of automated, real-time physical asset management and environmental solutions to data centers. RF Code’s CenterScape platform reduces the total cost of ownership by replacing expensive and inaccurate manual processes with real-time intelligence from data generated by its proprietary sensor networks. CenterScape offers global scalability while providing granular reporting and is easily integrated with existing IT, facilities and business systems, increasing their value by providing improved accuracy, lower cost, and timely information. RF Code’s solution is tracking more than three million sensors worldwide and has delivered over $100 million in savings to hundreds of customers, including more than half of the internet and telecommunications companies in the Fortune 500. http://www.rfcode.com
RF Code is based in Austin, Texas, with partners around the world.
RF Code and the RF Code logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of RF Code Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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