End-users, resellers, and system integrators from India's most prestigious companies, such as HCL and Wipro, gathered in New Delhi on May 3rd to learn about "Maximizing IT Value - Dynamic Remote Management and Power Management Strategies for Today's Data Center." Presentations were given by Michael Lahav, Director of Sales - APAC at Minicom, Manish Gokhale, Country Sales Manager - Services & Telecom Vertical at APC, and V.Chandrasekhar, Head of IT at Apollo Tyres Ltd.
Emarson IT Solutions, Minicom's long-standing representative in India, assisted in organizing and running the event.
"Emarson is a terrific partner, and together we are investing in an expanded market presence in India. We have the right solutions for the Indian market at this juncture, especially for SMEs. Particularly exciting are our remote access management solutions, which enable customers to leverage their existing IT equipment and to choose best of breed solutions from any manufacturer," explained Michael Lahav.
Presentations were followed by a panel comprised of Eli Sasson, President & CEO of Minicom, Manish Gokhale, Country Sales Manager - Services & Telecom Vertical at APC, and Prashast Kumar, AVP - Technology at NIIT SmartServe Ltd., and was moderated by Prateek Jaswant, CEO & Co-Founder, Emarson IT Solutions.
A highlight of the panel included discussion of plans for the Data Center Alliance to open a chapter in India, which generated a lot of excitement among the attendees. The Data Center Alliance, formed with Minicom, Wright Line, ServerTechnology, Uptime Devices, and Digi International, fills the information gap in the marketplace by providing a centralized, comprehensive source for building successful IT infrastructures. Designed to help IT personnel overcome challenges related to physical space, power consumption, remote access and budget, the DCA (the-data-center-alliance.com) is an invaluable resource for every CIO. The DCA has already garnered lots of attention in the U.S., with industry leading members, topical webinars, and an upcoming road show.
At the event, Eli Sasson, CEO & Founder, Minicom, said, "The Data Center Alliance brings together the best in class IT infrastructure manufacturers to one centralized address. IT decision makers get the information they need to make smart choices about their dynamic data center needs."
About Minicom Advanced Systems
Minicom (minicom.com) is a global leader of IT management solutions for data centers, server rooms and rack environments. With an established track record of pioneering innovative solutions, Minicom is synonymous with IT infrastructure efficiency and shortening resolution time in data centers. Tailored for IT managers who need secure, centralized, and seamless access to their mixed IT environments (servers, console servers, PDUs, and network devices), our IT infrastructure solutions enable local, remote, in-band and out-of-band access and management. Minicom's unique approach maximizes past investments in IT infrastructure, installation, and training while adding innovative technology, resulting in reduced costs and increased productivity.
Since 1988, we have provided solutions for some of the largest rack environments in the world. With headquarters in Israel and regional offices in North America, Europe and China, Minicom operates in over 70 countries. Our solutions are used daily to manage millions of servers.