When defining service portfolios in a highly competitive market, it is crucial for multi-tenant data centers (MTDCs) and hosting providers to put customers center-stage. From a customer’s perspective, value is determined by the service quality, associated delivery parameters, and a clear presentation of the options available (i.e. variants such as space, power, storage, third party services, hybrid options, version of IP, access, security, remote hands, back-up, etc.), performance, contractual terms and pricing.
Each year the European Data Centre industry meet in London at the DCS Awards Dinner to recognise outstanding achievements and innovative technologies across facilities and IT categories. FNT were very proud to have won the important ICT Management Product of the Year award for their acclaimed FNT Command and FNT ServicePlanet products; recognised as a world leading solution for IT Services delivery. Already implemented in +50% DAX in Germany, FNT continues to grow its customer base in the UK and other regions.
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The declared aim of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) is to bridge the gap between organizational silos and support agile methodologies across multiple departments. But there is more to DCIM than a merging of facility and server management. With the rise of virtualization and SDx, it is necessary to consider a number of other stakeholders to ensure truly professional and efficient data center operation.
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We recently briefed the market analyst group 451 Research and Andy Lawrence, Vice President of Research for Datacenter Technologies published an Impact Report titled, “FNT expands as end-to-end infrastructure management message resonates.”
The report outlines FNT Software’s comprehensive solutions for data center infrastructure management, cable and network management, and service management through its FNT Command and FNT ServicePlanet offerings. It also cites the company traction in the marketplace within enterprise and service providers.
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- A Smart Nation’s systems need to scale and easily integrate
- Need to ensure built-in measurement processes and technologies
These terms, or what some would crisply be described as VUC, have increasingly come to describe a tumultuous world. Businesses today face unprecedented challenges, both externally and internally.
From an external macroeconomic perspective, the new paradigm is about economies and businesses coping with slower economic growth. Even countries with strong growth in years gone-by are struggling to re-invigorate their economic engines. Continue reading “A Smart Nation needs an intelligent network”
Trust at all levels of the economy have come under duress. Joseph Lim examines the core notion of trust and what can be done, especially in terms of technology, to ensure technology infrastructures live up to their expectations.
Trust is the cornerstone of a myriad of human and business relations. It forms the basis of all interactions between people and organisations. Shareholders and board members nominate and elect key corporate executives to lead businesses because they trust them to deliver on the greater good of stakeholders.
Businesses and consumers purchase products and services because they trust their partners to deliver on their promise. And this chain of relationships continue with trust being the cornerstone in relationships.
Within the Asian context, trust has always played an important role, a cornerstone, as it is the embodiment of relationships.
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- New major release FNT ServicePlanet 3 supports IT service management in modern, hybrid IT environments
- More efficient definition and management of business services using proven methodology
- Features designed to enable development of intelligent IT factory
FNT has issued the third major release of FNT ServicePlanet, its standard software package for modeling and delivery of standardized products and services. The expanded functionality is designed to support users in the role of service broker while also improving the efficiency of service management processes. Continue reading “FNT ServicePlanet 3: Better Performance in IT Service Management with Proven Methodology”
Under the motto “Successful Together” the first FNT User Group meeting was held on April 15 and 16 at FNT headquarters in Ellwangen. 60 participants from 37 companies found their way to Ellwangen to share their knowledge and use cases involving FNT software products with other users as well as product experts from FNT. Continue reading “Successful Together – A look back to the first FNT User Group Meeting on 15 / 16th April 2015”
Announcement of major releases – FNT Command 10 and FNT ServicePlanet 3. New functions are introduced for the first time at CeBIT (hall 12/ C55) to a wide audience. Focus of the new functionalities is on the efficient and intelligent IT for tomorrow.
FNT, a global leading provider of integrated software products for the documentation and management of IT, telecommunication solutions and data centers, announced today two new upcoming major releases of the standard software products FNT Command and FNT ServicePlanet. Available in June and under the motto “Intelligent, Integrative and User-focused”, FNT provides numerous functionalities for the efficient and intelligent IT of tomorrow. Continue reading “FNT announces new product releases and presents product innovations”