Emerson has run a study recently to verify the amount of savings that enterprises may realize by deploying a DCIM solution.
The commissioned study, conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Emerson, analyzed data from a group of customers, including a global bank customer who has three data centers, including one data center specifically designed for disaster recovery. The ROI analysis found that the customer captured €1.2 million in total benefits in three years.
It’s been recently released a report that quantifies the cost of an unplanned data center outage at slightly more than 5.800 euro per minute, a 41% increase from 2010.
Which are the most important highlights in this report?
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