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Panduit Named a Major Player in IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Infrastructure Management 2015 Vendor Analysis

November 12, 2015, TINLEY PARK, IL
 

Panduit Corp., provider of The SmartZoneTM Solution that helps data centers manage risk and change within the physical infrastructure by providing a range of software, intelligent appliances, gateways, and services, has recently been named a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Infrastructure Management 2015 Vendor Analysis (IDC #259603, October 2015).

“As the DCIM market evolves, the ability to automate tasks and manage the datacenter proactively will become a competitive differentiator. Panduit’s predictive analytics and automation technologies will drive continued customer investment in Panduit’s DCIM solutions,” stated Jennifer Koppy, a Research Director for IDC's Datacenter Trends & Strategies team. “One of the hallmarks of Panduit is the company's strong focus is on customer experience, and the vendor boasts a high customer retention rate for its DCIM solution. The company's DCIM solution has grown at a rate far higher than the market average, and IDC believes this is the result of its close relationship with key accounts and ensuring customer success and satisfaction.”

The SmartZone™ Solution from Panduit incorporates a cohesive suite of hardware, software and turnkey services into an all-encompassing solution that drives operational efficiency. This solution suite manages risk and change within the physical infrastructure by providing real-time status updates on power, cooling, connectivity, security and environmental from the enterprise to individual devices in the data center cabinets. The SmartZone solution also enables
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automated response of physical infrastructure resources to dynamic data center demands.

The SmartZone™ Solution from Panduit incorporates a cohesive suite of hardware, software and turnkey services into an all-encompassing solution that drives operational efficiency. This solution suite manages risk and change within the physical infrastructure by providing real-time status updates on power, cooling, connectivity, security and environmental from the enterprise to individual devices in the data center cabinets. The SmartZone solution also enables automated response of physical infrastructure resources to dynamic data center demands.

“Panduit’s Integrated Infrastructure Solution for the data center incorporates The SmartZone™ Solution which provides unprecedented operational efficiency for our customers," states Brendan Doorhy, Director of Intelligent Management Systems Group within Panduit Corp. "We are proud to be identified as a major player in the latest MarketScape vendor assessment from IDC.”

The IDC MarketScape report is now available to purchase via the IDC website. Learn how The SmartZone Solution can provide you with an effective integrated infrastructure (including DCIM). Download a free excerpt from IDC MarketScape today!


About IDC MarketScape
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of IT, telecommunications, or industry-specific suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor's position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT, telecommunications, or industry-specific vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a transparent foundation to allow companies to independently compare the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.

Panduit Data Center Infrastructure – Driving Performance in a Connected World
Panduit enables data centers to realize their full potential through an Integrated Infrastructure Solution. This solution drives actionable performance gains and efficiencies to reduce operating costs and maximize capacity of power, cooling, space and connectivity for the greatest ROI. www.panduit.com