20 Dec '11, 8pm

Schneider Acquires Viridity Software to Tackle Data Center Power: Data centers are big business, but so is the...

Schneider Acquires Viridity Software to Tackle Data Center Power: Data centers are big business, but so is the...

Data centers are big business, but so is the business of managing them. Schneider Electric announced on Tuesday that it would make a strategic acquisition in the data center space, picking up Viridity's data center infrastructure management software, EnergyCenter 2.0, which provides a link between the infrastructure, IT equipment and the applications that run on them. The investment will bolster Schneider’s StruxureWare suite of products for operating data centers. StruxureWare already incorporated facility and infrastructure management for data centers, but Viridity adds the component of allowing Schneider’s customers to increase efficiency and manage energy use. Schneider is not the only company with an eye towards data centers. Dominion Power recently announced a $1 million investment in Power Assure , which also specializes in data center power. The focus is not surpri...

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