CHICAGO, IL and WAKE FOREST, NC--(Marketwired - Sep 30, 2013) - Methode Data Center Technologies, a division of Methode Electronics, Inc. (
One of the biggest obstacles in deploying a DCIM solution is the integration of different monitoring tools with the software that analyzes the data. The Methode and Norlinx DCIM solution combines the monitoring and analytics into a single, easy-to-install tool suite, allowing customers to achieve rapid ROI and immediate benefits.
"This strategic partnership between Methode and Norlinx provides our customers with a comprehensive DCIM solution for improved monitoring, reporting and control," said Tim Hazzard, president of Methode Electronics Data Solutions Group. "With this unique integration of hardware and software, we offer streamlined efficiencies and capabilities, while reducing the total cost of ownership."
Methode's revolutionary single IP address Cabinet Control Module (CCM) serves as the collection point for environmental monitoring, asset tracking, electronic lock controls, cabinet touch console and Power Distribution Unit, or PDU, management. Data is delivered from the CCM to Norlinx's analytics software in one of three applications -- GSM Rack, GSM Power and GSM air and space.
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NORLINX is a leading provider of management information systems for optimizing data center infrastructure and operations. NORLINX has 13 years of Data Center and IT management experience building, managing and supporting Server Farms, Data Centers and Operations. NORLINX customers incorporate our solutions to manage IT as a business instead of a technology expense, creating dramatic changes in their corporate paradigm. Headquartered in Raleigh/Wake Forest, North Carolina, NORLINX has customer relationships across the US and internationally. For more information, please visit http://www.norlinx.com.