Power Management - Products - Raritan

By: Raritan  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Management Solutions, Management Software, Energy Management

Raritan’s intelligent power and energy management solutions allow data center managers, IT administrators and facility managers to be more energy efficient, improve uptime and find stranded power capacity. Our solutions are standards based and fit seamlessly into existing infrastructures.


’s family of intelligent rack power distribution units (PDUs) include switched, non-switched and metered PDUs and inline meters. Our intelligent PDUs offer the greatest functionality available in the market with an emphasis on environment and power metering, monitoring and management.

Raritan‘s Power IQ® energy management software is a powerful, vendor-agnostic solution that lets you baseline, monitor and report energy usage and environmental conditions at any level – data center, rack, department, equipment type – from a user configurable centralized dashboard.

Together, our energy management solutions provide you with the features and functionality to:

  • Make informed capacity planning decisions
  • Use power resources more efficiently
  • Improve uptime
  • Reduce capital expenditures and save on operating expenses
  • Measure PUE (Power Usage Effectiveness) and drive green data center initiatives

To find the PDU that best fits your needs, see the table below.

Compatible with Power IQ
Power Metering Outlet, PDU Outlet, PDU Circuit PDU PDU
Outlet Switching (compatibile with optional Raritan KVM)      
Power Data Collected A,V,W,VA,
Environmental Monitoring
(e.g. temperature, humidity)
User Management
(e.g. permission, Active Directory®)
Thresholds and Alerts
SNMPv2, v3 Gets, Sets, Traps, JSON-RPC*
Web Browser and CLI Access Serial,
Serial, Ethernet Serial, Ethernet Serial, Ethernet Serial, Ethernet
High Temperature (60C) Models
UL 489 Circuit Breakers** with Breaker Monitoring
Supports WiFi, web camera and electronic asset tracking PX2-5nnn models PX2-4nnn models PX2-3nnn

* Available on models with part numbers PX2-nnnn
** Branch circuit breakers used in units greater than 20A

Keywords: Data Center, Energy Management, Energy Management Software, Improve Uptime, Management Software, Management Solutions, Power Distribution Units

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