May 20, 2015 - Data Centre Infrastructure Management (DCIM) systems have quickly become an integral part of the data centre industry. Here, Matt Lane at Geist DCIM outlines some of the key criteria for a successful DCIM installation that will deliver results and maximise return on investment.
Brad Wilson has been with Geist Global for more than 16 years and currently has strategic oversight for its data center operations. David Russell came to parent company PCE in mid-2014. Both are seeing significant growth for the company, which has resulted in the development of a brand new 14 million-dollar global headquarters in Lincoln, Nebraska. Scheduled for completion in early 2016, the new facility will include 34,000 sq. ft.
To deploy two fully populated IBM H-Blade systems into a small IT room, provide adequate rack PDUs and manage the heat output in an IT closet where a conventional CRAC unit could not be deployed.
A combination of a RackSolutions 42U rack, a 60-amp Geist PDU’s, Geist Cool ActiveAir™ EC30 system and some creative ducting.
February 17, 2015. Lincoln, NE. – Geist has developed a program in Dynamic Containment for the Green Data Center Conference in San Diego on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. The talk, “Dynamic Containment: Optimize Cooling and Minimize Infrastructure”, will be led by Geist Design Engineer, James Betts, as part of the general summit.
February 12, 2015. Lincoln, NE. Geist, a leading provider of data center infrastructure solutions including PDUs, monitoring devices, sophisticated cooling and DCIM, has been named in the top ten of The Channel Company’s annual CRN Data Center 100 List for the third consecutive year.
Typically in the USA we can fulfill orders within 2 – 5 days, but that depends on several factors such as size of order and final destination of the order. In Europe and Asia it can take up to 15 days. However, you’ll get your delivery on the day we jointly agree – our record is 99.7% on-time delivery - with the majority of Geist Global deliveries being within five days. Orders for custom-built units take a little longer, but we have fulfilled those in as few as five days in the past.
January 16, 2015. Lincoln, NE. ITWatchDogs (ITW) is pleased to announce its rebrand, effective February 16, 2015, under Geist. The rebrand and integration, of ITWatchDogs by Geist, will allow ITW to efficiently deliver a more unique, innovative and comprehensive solution set across the globe. This will enable customers to better protect and manage critical infrastructure, reduce costs and operate more effectively.
January 16, 2015. Lincoln, NE. Geist DCIM will launch Environet Asset this spring, giving users full control and visualization of both the logical and physical data center infrastructure. This new offering allows efficient and cost effective data center operation over all stages of device life cycles.
January 7, 2015. Lincoln, NE. Geist is pleased to announce the release of its next generation platform available in its R-series PDUs. This new platform delivers DEVOPS capabilities with improved APIs and automation capabilities, along with a host of enterprise features such as Active Directory integration, IPv6, increased logging capacity, improved monitoring, reporting and user experience.
Opengate by Geist’s unique intelligent containment system offers one of the most effective methods to manage data center air temperature. By regulating IT intake air temperature to within a few degrees of the supply air temperature throughout a data center.
LINCOLN, NE., Nov. 25, 2014 – Geist, a leading innovator of DCIM solutions, will reveal Environet Asset and Environet Facility, at Gartner Data Center, Infrastructure and Operations Management Conference, Dec. 2 – 5, in Las Vegas, NV.