20 Most Promising Data Center Solution Providers 2016
The tremendous growth of data in volume and variety, coupled with a need to cost-effectively manage the resources is pushing enterprises toward innovative data centers. As a result, the data center providers are ensuring robust initial planning and thoughtful consideration on the hardware and software to create a data center that is efficient and scalable. To bring out the best, they are utilizing Software Defined Networking (SDN), Cloud, and Networking Function Virtualization (NFV) to improve application performance of data centers. These components help the data center solution providers to offer bestof-breed services to clients.
Further, the prevailing trends of cloud, IoT, and the introduction of virtual environments is bringing positive impacts on the critical infrastructure performance of businesses. This had led data center solution providers to build their offerings around colocation services, automation, and high-performance computing frameworks to help firms streamline their business operations.
There are scores of technology solution providers who offer innovative solutions in the data center industry. These solutions help enterprises improve agility, network efficiency, and achieve a high standard of security.
In this edition of CIOReview, we bring to you “The 20 Most Promising Data Center Solution Providers of 2016,” featuring companies that provide state-of-the-art services and tools to mitigate the pain-points present in the data center landscape.
A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, and the CIOReview editorial board has selected the top players from over three hundred companies. The listing provides a look into how these solutions work in real world, so that you can gain a comprehensive understanding of what technologies are available, which are right for you, and how they shape up against the competition.
|Alternate E Source||Provides IT companies with products and solutions to manage and safeguard data center equipments.|
|Black & Veatch||Provider of end-to-end consulting, systems integration and program management services across the full range of data center services.|
|Brocade||Provides future-proof solutions built for consolidation, virtualization, and cloud computing.|
|CentralColo||Provides space, power, cooling and connectivity solutions as well as third party cloud connect services to meet all the data center needs.|
|Delta Group||Provides monitoring technology solution that directly integrates with the Network Operations Center (NOC) to forecast, mitigate, and protect data estates.|
|DuPont Fabros Technology||Developer, operator and manager of carrier-neutral, large multi-tenant wholesale data center solutions.|
|EPI||Provider of data center infrastructure services enabling businesses to design, implement, optimize, test, operate and maintain their mission critical data center.|
|Future Resource Engineering||Engineering service provider helping clients identify and implement data center efficiency strategies.|
|Future-tech||Delivers resilient, energy and cost efficient data centers to enterprises along with support and maintenance services.|
|Hanley Energy||Specializes in the design, supply, installation, and support of customized energy and critical power management solutions for a diverse range of business sectors.|
|Lifeline Data Centers||Provider of compliant data center facilities, FedRAMP cloud infrastructure, and managed services.|
|Methode-Active Energy||Providing long-lasting lithium-ion battery systems in the data center arena, to deliver greater efficiency in battery energy density, battery life and smaller battery footprint.|
|Nautilus Data Technologies||Revolutionary waterborne data center solution provider pioneering a new standard for savings, energy efficiency, sustainability and global scalability.|
|Open Spectrum Inc||A global IT infrastructure consulting and training firm delivering, in many instances, free consulting to clients.|
|Server Farm||Builds and manages data centers and IT infrastructure.|
|SkyLink Data Centers||Facilitates colocation and hosting solutions to keep IT businesses online at all times.|
|Stream Data Centers||A data center solution provider specialized in developing and operating customized data center facilities for corporate users.|
|STULZ Air Technology Systems||Provides highly efficient and innovative precision cooling solutions for mission critical applications.|
|Sunbird Software||Providing DCIM software for improved data center management and enhanced availability.|
|Transitional Data Services||Provides software and services to manage the end-to-end process for data center migration and consolidation, network and infrastructure design, and technical operations.|