Belden’s range of data center products helps to increase uptime and security whilst reducing operating costs and capital expenditure
Venlo, The Netherlands – October 23, 2013 – Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, is urging data center managers who are looking for a reliable and experienced partner, to consider their options. They will find that Belden’s latest data center products and solutions are truly faster, easier and better.
As enterprises and data centers are evolving, infrastructure managers are faced with the challenges of creating and maintaining a flexible infrastructure that can support today’s and tomorrow’s IT requirements. According to Kasper Huisman, vertical marketing manager for Enterprise, Belden is uniquely positioned to support them throughout the planning, deployment and post-installation processes of infrastructure networks, helping to increase uptime and security whilst reducing operating costs and capital expenditure. Huisman adds: “Meeting these objectives requires a solid physical infrastructure that is able to meet the highest standards of security, energy efficiency, speed of deployment and overall network performance. The planning, deployment and post-installation servicing of such a physical infrastructure network require a partner who is able to provide the right level of support in each of these critical project phases.”
Belden understands the issues which infrastructure managers face thanks to its long term experience in enterprise networks and data centers, as well as its broad engineering and manufacturing expertise. Belden knows how to resolve issues and is able to provide worldwide customer support via its global presence and extensive partner network. Belden has an in-depth understanding of local end market requirements and offers a unique range of data center products and solutions that deliver a number of key benefits, ranging from rapid deployment and shorter lead-times to significantly increased uptime and energy efficiency. All Belden installations are fully supported by Belden’s dedicated Technical Sales, with Vertical Sales Representatives able to supply local project support with direct access to global Product Management and R and D Teams.
A broad portfolio
Belden’s latest range of data center products for the EMEA region includes cabinets, power distribution units (PDUs) and Intelligent Patching.
- Cabinets include a recently introduced series of modular enclosures, fully compatible with all Belden copper and fiber IBDN connectivity products, and able to underpin any network’s cooling, cabling and power management performance in terms of infrastructure and unit configuration, as well as the integration of accessories. These enclosures have a flatpack design, for easy onsite handling, help to save on packaging, storage and transportation costs, and reducing the products’ overall impact on the environment.
- Belden offers a full range of PDUs from basic to intelligent, including monitored PDUs. In addition to maximum flexibility and reliability, the range enables data center operators to make cost savings and achieve maximum uptime.
- Intelligent patching solution Belden PatchPro delivers transparency and increased network security for applications that require maximum network reliability and operation uptime through real-time network security and transparency.
Belden: a single source supplier
As an industry leader with an extensive copper and fiber cable and connectivity portfolio, Belden extends its expertise in the data center by offering cabinets, PDUs and intelligent patching. Belden’s proven expertise and portfolio of cabling, connectivity, enclosures, cable management, power distribution and intelligent patching, help data center managers, systems integrators and contractors to make the right decisions by integrating all components into a complete system that can be readily acquired through Belden’s extensive network of distribution partners.
Only Belden’s innovative enterprise connectivity solutions take a universal approach to customers’ enterprises, resolving signal transmission needs with IP- and legacy-based solutions that enable a smooth migration to convergence. Belden’s extensive portfolio spans LAN, data centers, building automation and security and access control to keep information running smoothly. Outstanding global service and support capabilities and application-specific warranty programs complete Belden’s unique offering.
Belden Inc., a global leader in high quality, end-to-end signal transmission solutions, delivers a comprehensive product portfolio designed to meet the mission-critical network infrastructure needs of industrial, enterprise and broadcast markets. With innovative solutions targeted at reliable and secure transmission of rapidly growing amounts of data, audio and video needed for today’s applications, Belden is at the center of the global transformation to a connected world. Founded in 1902, the company is headquartered in St. Louis and has manufacturing capabilities in North and South America, Europe and Asia. For more information, visit us at www.belden.com; follow us on Twitter: @BeldenInc.