TechValidate Research on Schneider Electric Data Centres

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1,074 Customers Surveyed

6,352 Data Points Collected

67 Published TechFacts

22 Published Charts

9 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Reduced Operational Costs with Data Center Solution Management Software

By what percentage do you estimate the data center solution management software has reduced your operational costs?

30% or greater: 11%
20-29%: 21%
10-19%: 21%
1-9%: 26%
0%: 21%

Value of Data Center Life Cycle Services

Schneider Electric services are the most widely used and the value is in their reliability.

Operations Manager, Fortune 500 Health Care Company

Case Study: Global 500 Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 industrial manufacturing company is based on a February 2013 survey of Schneider Electric Data Centres customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

  • The deployment of InfraStruxure solved operational challenges in the data center by reducing downtime.
  • Purchase of InfraStruxure was influenced by the rack based components.

Use Case

  • Uses an ISX Solution in their data center.
  • Purchased InfraStruxure/APC components in the last 36 months.

Results

  • Believes agility is the top value of InfraStruxure.
  • Reduced operational costs by 20-29% with the data center solution management software.
  • The solution management software lowered unnecessary downtime.
  • InfraStruxure solution was deployed in less than two days.

Government IT Initiatives Case Study

US Department Of The Navy

Introduction

This case study of US Department of the Navy is based on a June 2016 survey of Government IT Initiatives customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

  • Needs the most help complying with DCOI in the following areas:
    • Better understanding of the DCOI
    • How to measure PUE
    • Energy metering & efficiency optimization
    • DCIM implementation
    • Cost savings and avoidance
    • Energy audits

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Government IT Initiatives that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Their current Power Usage Effectiveness, PUE is 1.5 – 1.9.

Results

  • Currently measuring Power Usage Effectiveness, PUE with:
    • Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) software
  • Plans to start complying with the DCOI in 0 – 6 months
  • Agrees the following are a higher priority than complying with DCOI:
    • Cyber security
    • Data analytics
    • Physical security
    • Business continuity
    • Maintenance
    • Equipment upgrades
  • Rated the following DCOI metrics in terms of importance to their company: (1-most important, 6-least important)
    • Energy metering: 2
    • PUE: 2
    • Virtualization: 3
    • Server utilization: 3
    • Facility utilization: 3
    • Consolidation: 3
  • Expects to realize 5% – 9% in cost savings from complying with the DCOI

Government IT Initiatives Customer Research

Where do you need the most help complying with the Data Center Optimization Initiative, (DCOI)?

Better understanding of the DCOI
50%
How to measure PUE
22%
Cost savings and avoidance
19%

Schneider Electric Data Centres Customer Testimonial

Schneider provides valuable information and the ability to select products for my specific situation.

Facilities Manager, Large Enterprise Professional Services Company



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