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FieldView Expands DCIM Leadership With New European Partner

AIT Partnership Group Leverages Award-Winning Data Center Management Solution to Limit UK Customers' Data Interruptions and Maximize Processing Efficiencies

EDISON, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 02/12/13 -- Expanding its global reputation as a market leader in Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM), FieldView Solutions today announced a new partnership agreement with UK-based AIT Partnership Group Ltd (AIT). AIT will leverage the company's award-winning solution, FieldView, to help enterprises streamline data center management processes -- ensuring uptime, reducing energy costs, and boosting efficiency.

Headquartered in the UK, AIT is a leading provider of specialist technical knowledge and system integration services for data center facilities and wireless/network infrastructures. The company offers a broad range of services to customers -- from data center design and infrastructure management to network switching and wireless LANs. Customers include some of Europe's largest retail, airline, and telecommunications companies.

"Rising energy costs and new regulations to reduce power consumption highlight the need for advanced data center management," said Andrew Gibson, Director of Data Center Services, AIT. "We're finding our customers are not only asking for effective data center management solutions, they're demanding it."

Initially, AIT explored using BMS (Building Management Systems) to fit customers' needs, but the technology was severely limited and proved difficult to automatically and holistically, unify the data needed to make informed decisions. AIT also found BMS too restrictive for integrating the wide range of interfaces required in comprehensively monitoring modern data center infrastructures.

"Something was clearly missing. We simply weren't able to close the gap that linked facilities and IT management -- which is key to driving efficiency. This made it increasingly difficult for our customers to keep uptime high and energy costs down," Gibson added.

After exploring several options, AIT found FieldView as an answer to their data center management issues. The FieldView platform presented a non-proprietary and vendor-neutral solution, allowing the company to automatically extract data from multiple systems and devices and present it within a single web-based view.

"DCIM helps limit service interruptions and maximize assets, physical space, as well as cooling and energy costs," noted Gibson. "FieldView is a true DCIM solution, helping to effectively solve the most difficult challenges when managing both facilities and IT."

"AIT has a well-known reputation, throughout Europe, as a trusted source for data center management to many of the largest UK businesses and multinationals," said Fred Dirla, Chief Executive Officer, FieldView Solutions. "Their commitment to customer service and technical expertise reflects FieldView Solutions' business; we look forward to a developing a strong relationship that will benefit many European companies."

For additional information, please contact FieldView Solutions at (732) 395-6920 or via email at [email protected]. For DCIM industry insight, follow FieldView Solutions on their blog, Twitter, YouTube, Google+, or join FieldView DCIM Professionals on LinkedIn. To view a webinar on Quantifying Data Center Efficiency with FieldView Solutions and EMA Enterprise, visit: bit.ly/TydNOp

About AIT Partnership Group
Formed in 2002 by a dedicated team of industry experts, AIT Partnership Group Ltd is a leading provider of specialist technical knowledge and system integration services for IT and facilities infrastructure solutions. AIT provides the world's leading companies with solutions that combine best of breed technology with industry leading technical services and expertise. Solutions are delivered through three divisions:

  • Control: Data Centre Infrastructure Management solutions
  • Connect: Wireless Networking & Security Solutions; WLAN, Mobile Device Management, BYOD, Fast low latency Point-to-Point Links
  • Communicate: Video, USB & Audio switching and distribution for Broadcast Suites, Control Rooms and Trading Floors

AIT's complete service offering includes solution design and specification, project management, installation, support and maintenance. Using in house software development teams benefiting from unrivalled experience in integrating systems AIT can customise solutions to add value to the world's best technology. This means that your investment in technology pays for itself by delivering real benefits to your business. For more information, visit www.ait-pg.co.uk.

About FieldView Solutions
FieldView Solutions provides managers of today's complex, mission-critical data centers and Co-Lo facilities with browser-based, scalable software tools that deliver a real-time view into all aspects of data center infrastructure management (DCIM). The company's flagship product, FieldView, has helped data center IT and facilities operations professionals in many of the largest data centers including six of the top 10 banks, two of the five top technology providers, and 12 of the largest Co-Lo facilities in the U.S., Europe and Asia/Pacific since 2006 -- managing 1.5 Gigawatts. The FieldView Solutions team is comprised of industry professionals with demonstrated experience in both the design and operation of data centers and the development of technology platforms that service them. FieldView Solutions meets the needs of a broad range of users, up to the largest-scale global corporate clients. For more information, visit www.fieldviewsolutions.com.

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