Press Release – 42U Enters Agreement with Emerson Network Power to Sell Liebert Power and Cooling Technologies
Broomfield, CO—January 17, 2008: 42U, the nation’s largest value-added reseller of server management and data center infrastructure solutions, announced that it has entered into a reseller agreement with Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR) and the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity™, to provide the full suite of Liebert power and cooling solutions.
“Liebert technologies from Emerson Network Power provide the flexibility, efficiency and reliability that our customers need to increase data center performance, flexibility, availability and efficiency,” said Alan Mamane, President and CEO of 42U. “Adding these industry-leading solutions and services to our portfolio allows us to proactively address the power, cooling and space limitations to enable data center managers to securely grow their company’s technological advantage while minimizing their power consumption.”
As part of the agreement, 42U’s IT Infrastructure Consultants will offer Liebert XD cooling solutions, which are designed for high-density servers and switches. The Liebert XD system can complement existing cooling systems to increase the utilization of data center space and energy, while enabling focused rack- and zone-level cooling to eliminate data center hot spots.
“Today’s data centers need to accommodate power and heat loads that would have seemed laughably high only two years ago.” remarked Patrick Cameron, Director of Business Development for 42U. “The Liebert services and products available through Emerson Network Power provide a clear advantage by mitigating the potential downtime that can result from excessive heat and power disturbances.”
In addition, 42U customers will gain access to Emerson’s nationwide network of Liebert engineers who provide industry leading installation and support services ensuring maximum uptime for customers.
42U’s team of technology specialists provide unbiased, independent expertise and solutions for Data Center infrastructure. They provide best practices and products for Data Center builds, expansions, and consolidations. For thirteen years, the majority of Fortune 500 companies have engaged the 42U team to resolve their data center management challenges. 42U (kvm switch, remote power, server room cooling, server racks and green data center solutions.
About Emerson Network Power
Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE:EMR), is the global leader in enabling Business-Critical Continuity™. The company is the trusted source for adaptive and ultra-reliable solutions that enable and protect its customers` business-critical technology infrastructures. Backed by the largest global services organization in the industry, Emerson Network Power offers a full range of innovative power, precision cooling and connectivity products and services for computer, communications, healthcare and industrial systems. Key product brands within the Emerson Network Power family include Liebert, ASCO, Astec, and Lorain. The Liebert Adaptive Architecture creates power, cooling and monitoring platforms for IT systems that combine high reliability and flexibility while delivering the lowest total cost of ownership.
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2006 were $20.1 billion. For more information, visit www.emerson.com