Part 1: Our Motivation Behind NodeGrid Serial Console
ZPE Systems Unveils NodeGrid Serial Console—96 Port Density, Open Architecture, Intel CPU-based, Fastest Serial Console Server On The Market
Part 1: Our Motivation Behind NodeGrid Serial Console This is the first part of a serialized exploration of our new NodeGrid Serial Console™ product. Why we built it, how we decided on which features to include and why, and more, which we’ll cover over the coming weeks. The overall answer is to help data centers […]
Free Yourself from Vendor Lock-in!
ZPE Systems Unveils NodeGrid Serial Console—96 Port Density, Open Architecture, Intel CPU-based, Fastest Serial Console Server On The Market SAN JOSE, CA, March 10, 2015 – ZPE Systems® today unveiled NodeGrid Serial Console™. This new generation of serial console switch is the highest density device in the industry and helps data centers improve productivity, multi-user […]
The Future of IT Infrastructure Management is Here
Free Yourself From Vendor Lock-in! Back in the early and mid-2000’s the race was on to implement an out-of-band infrastructure (OOBI) to provide access and control to all your IT assets in the data center via a separate management network. Isolating device management to a separate management network was, and still is a great practice. […]
Avoid Future ShellShock Type Attacks
The Future of IT Infrastructure Management is Here You might not know us, but you do. We designed and engineered OOBI appliances that are deployed in the world’s largest data centers. We are a group of technologists with more than 100+ years of cumulative experience in the remote console management business, with many patents granted. […]
Are Your Infrastructure Management Practices Still Valid In Today’s Data Center?
ShellShock UNIX Bash Bug – Introduction You’ve heard about the ShellShock Unix Bash “ghost user” exploit at least 13 times by now. This discovery of a hurtful secret within a deep, trusted friendship (ubiquitous reliance upon generally stable Open Source software) reminds us that IT Security is like any long-term relationship – constantly evolving. Did […]
Data Center IT Challenges
Are your Infrastructure Management Practices Still Valid in Today’s Data Center? I believe we will all agree that when it comes to technology, “Change is Constant”. Nowhere in the history of time has anything changed as fast as technology over a shorter period. As a byproduct of this, we‘ve come to accept and expect computing, […]
Five Reasons To Use Software Defined Access Control
Data Center IT Challenges I recently came across a survey of 400+ IT Execs and DC Managers regarding the efficiency of their Data Centers, and what they believe would help them make improvements. In general the survey uncovered some interesting challenges. I’ll focus on two. “Daily Distractions” and “Adequate Physical and Virtual Machine Management.” NodeGrid […]
Missing Solid Cloud DCIM Access and Control?
Five reasons to consider Nodegrid Manager™ for Managing Access to Your Organization’s Data Center Assets 1. Nodegrid Manager Makes Life Easy You’ve got a laundry list of virtual and physical multi-vendor assets (of all types) all over the globe and no simple one screen, identical user interface solution for providing appropriate sysadmin/user access and full […]
Data Center Management
Missing Solid Cloud DCIM Access and Control? Today there are many IT device companies that provide great physical hardware. There are also many good DCIM software tools out there to choose from. But the one piece they’re all missing is a solid DCIM Access and Control solution to their hardware – and other vendors’ hardware […]
Data Center Management: When Challenges become Opportunities We are experiencing a new wave of data center infrastructure challenges. The introduction of virtual network and storage appliances has changed the traditional hardware-only infrastructure model, demanding new methods of physical and virtual infrastructure deployment. At the same time, data centers employ a mix of servers, storage, network, […]