Nlyte DCIM Lab

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Solution Overview
  • Capacity planning: Understanding who is using what, reserving space/power/cooling.
  • Identification: Underused assets and security threats.
  • Change management: Understanding connected dependencies to manage changes/ maintenance.
  • Outage prevention: Avoiding oversubscription of power resources.

Goals & Objectives

Gain preliminary understanding of Nlyte's Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Suite with this lab environment.

Understand common workflows and problems solved, including:

  • Capacity Planning
  • Outage Prevention
  • Asset Lifecycle Management
  • In-depth Reporting
  • Real-time Monitoring and Alarming

Note: This lab uses example data, not real-world data.

Hardware & Software

First Virtual Server: Nlyte Asset Optimizer (NAO) & Nlyte Energy Optimizer (NEO)

  • Intel® Xeon® 2.5GHz processor minimum 8 cores
  • 16GB memory
  • 500GB of hard disk
  • Windows Server 2019

Second Virtual Server: Database Server

  • Intel® Xeon® 2.5GHz processor – minimum 16 cores
  • 48GB memory
  • 2TB of redundant SSD drives
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows SQL Server 2019

Installed Software:

  • Nlyte Platinum 12.0.100 which includes Nlyte Asset Optimizer and Nlyte Energy Optimizer
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows SQL Server 2019