IT infrastructure optimization is more important and more difficult than ever. Add an IT initiative like a data center move, server and storage consolidation, virtualization or simple strategic planning into the mix and a detailed understanding of your infrastructure becomes even more crucial.
Data center discovery tools used by our team are well known throughout the industry and will pass your security review as they are agent-free and do not access your sensitive and confidential information. The output delivers information simply, accurately and right when you need it. These offerings will save you time and money, and take the risk out of your IT infrastructure initiatives.
Are you interested in taking the next step towards mastering the art of managing complex IT infrastructure? Call us today at 800-367-7472 or contact us online to get your questions answered and start creating a data center assessment plan so that we can provide an IT optimization solution for your specific needs.
Before starting a consolidation and/or virtualization project, the initial assessment effort will have a huge impact on the success of your project. We have a series of assessment tools that we leverage. No one tool does it all! Our data center assessment
may utilize one or more of the world class, tried and proven, best of breed tools. We understand that tools cannot deduce your corporate standards, preferences, constraints or application ownership. We also supplement the tool(s) discovery data with years of experience in optimizing thousands of servers and we tailor the assessment and project approach to your organization.
Whether you are going to consolidate, virtualize or both…. tools vary in specialization. IT Optimization Pro
by Datatrend is an industry leader in data center discovery, resource utilization determination and credentialed inventory. BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping
enhances an assessment by diving deep into various categories of dependencies and in delivering graphical depictions that provide efficiencies in interpreting information. SAN Aware
focuses on storage discovery and optimization. BlueStripe
is very strong in monitoring and analyzing application/workload performance. These different specialization and complementary tools are detailed below:
BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping offered by Datatrend automatically discovers physical and virtual IT assets, applications, and the relationships between them — enabling significant cost reductions while dramatically simplifying data center consolidation, disaster recovery, CMDB, and change impact management initiatives. Plus, features like informative dashboards, dependency graphs and detailed reporting identify cost saving and IT optimization opportunities. >> Learn more about BMC Atrium Discovery and Dependency Mapping data center discovery
SAN Aware provides storage discovery and SAN optimization. It performs mapping and discovery of data storage in the SAN environment, then generates recommendations to help your IT associates make potentially cost saving decisions, including recommendations to help improve utilization and reclaim under-utilized data storage and improve the accuracy of storage user chargebacks for Line of Business. SAN Aware extends the reach of BMC ADDM to include the SAN environment in an affordable manner with rapid ROI. >>Learn more about Storage Discovery and Optimization with SAN Aware
Datatrend IT Optimization Pro allows IT executives to regain control of their IT infrastructure. In just a few hours on site, Datatrend experts use a powerful automated assessment tool to inventory, measure, detect and report on every detail of your server environment. Their analysis provides you with comprehensive reports and money-saving recommendations, outlining your complete infrastructure and identifying critical next steps. >> Learn more about IT Optimization Pro assessments
BlueStripe FactFinder, an advanced business transaction monitoring tool from Datatrend, gives IT operations and support teams full visibility into application systems to help them solve most application performance and availability issues. Built specifically for IT Operations teams, FactFinder discovers, maps, and monitors application transaction systems automatically – requiring no developers to configure or use. It is the only solution that, within a single product, monitors transactions (hop-by-hop and process to process), the application platforms running those transactions, and the underlying infrastructure the transactions depend on. >> Find out more about BlueStripe FactFinder