Features and capabilities
FNT Command for Data Centers is based on a modular, user-friendly standard software product implemented as a web-based solution with multi-client, multilingual, and multi-user capability. Over the past 20 years, the software has been developed and continuously updated in close cooperation with FNT customers and in response to changing market demands. Featuring a single, integrated data model, the centralized system provides a full range of functionality for management of data centers.
All basic functions are included in the following two modules:
C base – The base module of FNT Command for integrated asset, infrastructure, and service management, including a CI library with more than 50,000 predefined items, planning functions, accessory management, lifecycle management, and data import functions for standard formats
C line – Comprehensive documentation and management of physical infrastructures and cabling, including graphical views of switch cabinets, integrated inventory management, end-to-end signal tracing, and network visualization
Your scalable solution can be expanded easily and flexibly by adding additional functionality to meet specific business needs. Click on the names below to learn more about the individual modules.
Aircon – Transparency and control for cooling circuits and climate zones in data centers, including planning functionalities and threshold value analysis
Data Center Cockpit – Centralized capacity management offers a comprehensive range of display and evaluation options for all aspects of your data center and thereby provides immediate access to all relevant information regarding power, air conditioning, floor space, and weight
Power Management – Create transparency in your power supply network with integrated planning and management of all consumers
Process Automation – Automation and orchestration for greater efficiency in recurring business processes using a flexible workflow management system with graphical process modeling and comprehensive process monitoring functionality
Monitoring - A powerful tool for monitoring and evaluating physical components in a data center, including prioritizing alerts, live status display, unlimited historization, and long-term analysis
Server Management – End-to-end planning and documentation of modern server infrastructures enables targeted prevention of system faults and performance losses
Software Management – Centralized, Enterprise-Wide Planning and Management of Software Products, Installations, and Licenses
Service Browser – Efficient IT service management with service-oriented visualization of CIs in heterogeneous IT landscapes supports faster fault impact analysis
Query Editor – Generate individual database queries and reports for task-specific analysis and decision-making processes
Convenient integration of data via connectivity layer
FNT Command features an open system architecture that makes it easy to integrate with other software products from leading providers and achieve seamless communication with external systems. The package includes all the necessary technologies and methodologies, as well as readymade interfaces for many commonly used applications.
Application Programming Interface (API) – Comprehensive web service interface for easy integration of external software systems and applications, including uni- and bidirectional interfaces for simple and complex data types
Interface for SCCM – A predefined interface for automated integration of OD and software installation data from Microsoft SCCM with integrated data validation
Interface for vCenter – A predefined standard interface for automated integration of data on physical and virtual servers from VMware vCenterTM with built-in test logics
ETL Technology – Exchanging, comparing, and importing large quantities of heterogeneous data with a powerful ETL tool that offers visual configuration of interfaces, an extensive set of connectors, and rule-based data mapping
Contact us to find out more about the integration options in FNT Command.