Understanding the health and performance of servers and storage across all your data centers is a key part of keeping business running. New technology from Dell helps you proactively monitor assets in multiple data centers from the cloud.

We went hands-on with Dell CloudIQ to see how well it worked for managing data center assets. We found it indeed let IT admins monitor corporate environments from the cloud. Dell CloudIQ effectively received data from on-prem collectors and displayed them in the cloud console—and did so without using too many resources. We know, because we also tested for network congestion issues and found low network bandwidth consumption.

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