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The data center market is dominated by two main buying groups: internet giants and co-location (co-lo) providers. Telcos are showing more interest in edge computing and demand for data centers among enterprises is dropping.


  • In this research note, we assess the key capabilities that Schneider Electric currently provides and what areas it is investing in to drive innovation in the market.

Features and Benefits

  • Discover why micro-grid technology is enabling organizations to deliver on ecological promises.
  • Learn about why evolving DCIM from "reactive" to "proactive" will change operational effectiveness.

Key questions answered

  • How is edge computing changing the architecture of IT delivery?
  • Why will 5G force telcos to consider micro data centers as potential solutions?

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  • Summary
  • Micro-grid technology is enabling organizations to deliver on ecological promises
  • Evolving DCIM from reactive to proactive will change operational effectiveness
  • Edge computing is changing the architecture of IT delivery
  • The arrival of 5G will force telcos to consider micro data center solutions


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