Reliable Planning and Operation with DCIM tools

Operating a data center requires more than just good planning – it also calls for effective management and regular process audits

Early this year, a data center located in a desert of all places suffered major damage when a roof drainage channel in an internal wall became blocked and left the IT space knee-deep in water. Although the center was correctly equipped with subfloor sensors that provided the proper early warning, the management personnel failed to respond quickly enough due to a lack of instructions on what action to take. Specifically, there was no indication in the documentation of who to contact in the event of water ingress. Continue reading “Reliable Planning and Operation with DCIM tools”

FNT Command 10 – EasySearch

A major evolution of the previous search function, EasySearch in FNT Command 10 represents a crucial step up in usability. Complex systems can be navigated intuitively, quickly, and efficiently with just a few clicks.

While the search field may seem basic, it actually offers global access to the entire repository. It is therefore possible to run high-speed searches through CI classes, master data, file attachments, netspider objects, and metaschemas. Results are displayed with system attributes and type plate information for easy identification. They can also be filtered using a range of categories and opened directly in the respective modules. Continue reading “FNT Command 10 – EasySearch”

Successful Together – A look back to the first FNT User Group Meeting on 15 / 16th April 2015

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”

FNT announces new product releases and presents product innovations

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”