Minicom brings the Data Center Alliance to India

DCA brings together the best in class IT infrastructure manufacturers on one platform

New Delhi, May 03, 2010: Each organization has unique IT challenges, whether they are with physical space, power consumption, remote access or budget. There is no generic solution that adequately meets the requirements of every CIO. The Data Center Alliance (DCA) was initiated by Minicom to fill the information gap in the marketplace by providing a centralized, comprehensive source for building successful IT infrastructures.

Minicom Advanced Systems provides KVM remote access, extension and management solutions designed to expedite and simplify IT services. The access solutions provided by Minicom can be the nucleus around which all other products and solutions for the data center can be integrated. The key operation of the DCA is to serve as a central repository of data center and server room products and services and to provide IT decision makers with a clear understanding of the different solutions available for their IT infrastructures.

Emarson IT Solutions (P) Ltd., is the country representative of Minicom in India. Emarson and Minicom together organized an event in New Delhi today that explored different strategies for increasing IT efficiency. The theme was “Maximising IT Value – Dynamic Remote Management and Power Management Strategies for Today’s Data Center”.

At the onset of this occasion, Mr. Eli Sasson, President and Founder CEO – Minicom said “We at Data Center Alliance bring together the best in class IT infrastructure manufacturers to one platform, where IT decision makers can find the information they need to make smart decisions about their growing data center needs.”

Mr. Prateek Jaswant, CEO & Co-Founder, Emarson IT Solutions (P) Ltd. said, “We are proud to be a part of this new initiative to provide infrastructure monitoring, control solutions which increase the data efficiency. The Data Center Alliance gives members credibility and access, making it easier for them to expand their client base.”

The value of the program is having quality offerings from all aspects of the IT infrastructure in one convenient location, so that companies can see all the puzzle pieces in one place. For companies looking to improve productivity in the fields of power, KVM, network management, remote access, Environmental monitoring and airflow, the Data Center Alliance is the answer.

About Minicom: Minicom Advanced Systems provides KVM remote access, extension and management solutions designed to expedite and simplify IT services. Tailored for IT managers who need secure, centralized, and seamless access to their mixed IT environments, these 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. Founded in 1988, Minicom is a member of Intel Capital's portfolio of companies and was named in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA. In 2009, Minicom established Minicom Digital Signage. With headquarters in Israel and regional offices in North America, Europe and China, Minicom operates in over 70 countries.

About Emarson IT: Emarson IT Solutions (P) Ltd. is a group company of the two-decade-old Emarson Computers. Emarson IT Solutions was formed in 2005 to address the niche technology area of high- technology KVM solutions and the growing needs of Digital Signage. Emarson’s business model is innovative, sustainable and customer centric. They design, implement and support data center and digital signage networks for many multinationals, public sector units and reputed Indian corporates. .

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Prateek Jaswant