Nlyte Software Named as a Clear Leader in Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) by The 451 Group

Menlo Park, CA – May 11, 2011 – nlyte Software, the only provider of performance-based solutions for Data Center Infrastructure Management, today announced the company has been named as a clear leader in the Datacenter Infrastructure Management Software report1 by Andy Lawrence and John Stanley of The 451 Group.

According to The 451 Group, “nlyte Software has built out its software aggressively and brought in a management team with deep experience with growing software companies. The core of nlyte is the asset management database, but it has a full DCIM suite that includes monitoring, analytics and the ability to read IT utilization data. The company is now regarded as one of a small group of clear leaders in DCIM.  It has grown dramat­ically since 2008.”

“The nlyte DCIM suite accelerates data center migrations and consolidations, and increases our customers’ efficiency in running their data centers by optimizing their use of power, cooling and space. We are honored to be named by The 451 Group for our leadership in DCIM,” said Jon Temple, nlyte Software President and CEO.

“As datacenters become bigger, denser and more complex, it is clear that the most adaptable, economically sustainable and eco-efficient facilities will be those using advanced infrastructure management software. The three main drivers of investment in DCIM software are economics – mainly through energy-related cost savings – improved availability, and improved manageability and flexibility,” said Andy Lawrence, Research Director with The 451 Group.

nlyte Software offers the most complete solution for DCIM enabling the automatic discovery of IT assets, visualization of the physical and virtual infrastructure, modeling move, add, and change (MAC) initiatives, controlling data center processes and personnel, reporting on progress using advanced, integrated analytic capabilities, and predicting capacity resources well into the future.

1Data Center Infrastructure Management Software – Monitoring, Managing and Optimizing the Datacenter Report by Andy Lawrence and John Stanley, May 9, 2011.

About nlyte Software

nlyte Software is a leading provider of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) solutions for intelligent capacity planning. Its performance-based solution enables the world’s largest companies to optimally place data center assets to make the most efficient use of power, cooling and space, enabling a reduction in operating expenses by as much as 20% annually. Founded by data center professionals in 2003, nlyte Software is headquartered in Menlo Park, California and can be found online at

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