Guest Column | October 16, 2012

Avoiding A Data Disaster: Part 2

Jim Tessier

By Jim Tessier, Eaton Power Quality Division

Plug-Into Power Management for Enhanced Control of Virtualized Environments

Virtualization offers many compelling benefits to IT operations, including lower capital and operational expenses, simplified administration and boosted availability. However, for all of its advantages, virtualization does create some unique power management opportunities.

By deploying a combination of modern power management software and network management cards, administrators can securely monitor and manage power hardware and ease the complexities of keeping critical applications continuously available from anywhere over a network or the Internet.