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The market for data center technologies has separated into three distinct categories: enterprise customers, co-location and cloud service providers, and Internet giants. The needs and requirements of these different categories are defined by the scale and value of deploying technology in disparate locations.


  • Although it is not a software company, Schneider Electric realizes that software is an important aspect of its business, and software is becoming an ever more integrated part of its solutions and offerings.

Features and Benefits

  • Understand why edge data centers are becoming more significant.
  • Understand why analytics is driving the adoption of digital services.

Key questions answered

  • How is the shift in infrastructure driving digital transformation?
  • How is Schneider are preparing for digital transformation?

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  • Summary
  • Analytics is driving the adoption of digital services
  • Edge data centers are becoming more significant
  • Open Compute and lithium ion batteries are beginning to alter the traditional power architectures in data centers


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