Data Center Management Providers
Data centers can be built with the best hardware and software and then deployed with the nest services, but come to a screeching halt if those resources aren't properly managed. The right management tools help businesses and solution providers ensure data centers run efficiently, and warn administrators and users of issues that might impact their optimization. Data center hardware and software vendors provide a wide range of tools that may or may not be targeted more at managing their own products. Other vendors, however, provide third-party vendor-neutral tools.
Here's a look at the data center management providers on this year's Data Center 100 list.