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DCIM

(1) (Digital Camera IMages) A widely used folder name in a digital camera, smartphone or tablet for storing images taken with the device. Sometimes a "photos" folder points to that location. See user interface.

(2) (DataCenter Infrastructure Management) The management of cooling, power and server capacity in a datacenter. DCIM is also involved with the employees who keep the facility running.
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Other users, Bloomstein explains, rely less on visuals and more on the information and management reports that can be culled from DCIM for other uses.
DCIM can help answer questions like: How is the electrical system impacted if additional IT equipment is added or how much space is actually on the data center (DC) white floor?
Intel's innovations in data center solutions can benefit GFS Crane DCIM customers, particularly in countries like India where power availability and costs are a serious business risk for data centers", said Jeff Klaus, General Manager - Data Center Solutions, Intel Corp.
Schneider Electric and HP will integrate StruxureWare for Data Centres with HP's Universal Configuration Management Database (UCMDB) to enable communication and reconcile asset data between the solutions platforms for DCIM and IT Service Management (ITSM), he added.
The DCIM solution replaced the spreadsheets which were earlier used by Choice Hotels to track assets, and will provide new capabilities such as managing power and space capacity, as well as equipment additions, moves and change.
DCIM can be considered as a framework that includes data monitoring, data management, and asset management.
To better support its rapid business growth and corresponding IT infrastructure expansion, Fixnetix cited enhanced visibility into data center asset and power tracking, management and control among the critical objectives of its present and prospective DCIM strategies.
1 DCIM (data center infrastructure management) monitoring software is generally available.
17 June 2015 - US-based data centre energy and infrastructure management solutions provider Raritan plans to separate its DCIM software business in a transaction that will result in two independent and highly focused companies, the company said.
between IT service management (ITSM) and DCIM platforms, Schneider said,
The adoption of DCIM could be slower - because it involves a cultural and behavioural change in how one manages the data centre.
7 -- Raritan, a leading provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) and rack power distribution solutions, today announced that its Power IQ(R) DCIM software for power management helps organization to completely monitor the power distribution in data centers and helps in further maximizing the uptime and availability of power.