power management

By: Raritan  05/12/2011
Keywords: management solutions, energy management, Network Management

Power Management | Remote Power, PDU, RPC, Remote Power Control - Products | KVM, IP KVM, Remote Power, Server and Network Management Solutions from Raritan - Raritan

Raritan’s intelligent power and energy management solutions allow data center operations and facility managers and IT administrators to be more efficient with their limited energy resources. Our solutions are standards based and fit seamlessly into existing infrastructures.

Raritan’s family of intelligent rack power distribution units (PDUs) include switched and metered PDUs and inline meters. Our intelligent PDUs offer the greatest functionality available in the market with an emphasis on environment and power metering, monitoring and management.

Raritan also offers Power IQ® energy management software. Power IQ is a powerful, vendor-agnostic solution that lets you baseline, monitor and report energy usage and environmental conditions at any level —data center, rack, department, equipment type -- from a single screen.

Together, our energy management solutions provide you with the features and functionality to:

  • Make informed capacity planning decisions
  • Use power resources more efficiently
  • Improve uptime
  • Reduce capital expenditures and save on operating expenses
  • Measure PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness) and drive green data center initiatives

To find the PDU that best fits your needs, see the table below.

Compatible with Power IQ
Power Metering Outlet, PDU Outlet, PDU Circuit/Line PDU PDU
Outlet Switching
(Compatible with optional Raritan KVM)
Power Data Collected A,V,W,VA,
Environmental Monitoring
(e.g. temperature, humidity)
User Management
(e.g. permission, Active Directory®)
Thresholds and Alerts
SNMPv2, v3 Gets, Sets, Traps, JSON-RPC*
Web Browser and CLI Access Serial,
Serial, Ethernet Serial, Ethernet Serial, Ethernet Serial, Ethernet
High Temperature (60C) Models
UL 489 Circuit Breakers** with Breaker Monitoring
Supports WiFi, web camera and electronic asset tracking PX2-5nnn models PX2-4nnn models PX2-3nnn

* Available on models with part numbers PX2-nnnn
** Branch circuit breakers used in units greater than 20A

Keywords: Data Center, energy management, Improve Uptime, management solutions, Network Management, Network Management Solutions, Power Distribution Units, remote power control, Server And Network Management,

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