The need to process information close to where it is being consumed has become paramount to end user satisfaction. Whether supporting real-time analytics associated with the Internet of Things (IoT) or reducing latency on data-intensive applications, legacy technology may not be enough for the current demands of the edge evolution.
3.3 zettabytes of IP traffic expected by 2021 (Cisco)
20.8 billion connected devices in 2020 (Gartner)
Case Study: As Pasco County, Florida, experienced IT growth through server virtualization and other applications, it sought to upgrade data center operations by adding a reliable backup system that would provide high availability, accommodate growth, and reduce its bottom line. Much of the savings gained by deploying the Vertiv™ SmartRow™ infrastructure came from the ability to implement it without expensive room upgrades, such as adding raised floors and installing dedicated cooling.