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Facebook Taps CA Technologies for Hyperscale DCIM

Facebook data center executive Tom Furlong discusses the company's DCIm software during a session Tuesday at the Open Compute Summit in San Jose. (Photo: Rich Miller)SAN JOSE, Calif. – Facebook once contemplated building its own software to manage its massive data center infrastructure. But after a lengthy review of its options, the company has opted to use software from CA Technologies to track and manage its data center capacity. The announcement is a significant win for CA, which beat out a dozen companies for the high-profile deal. Facebook will use CA Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) software to bring together millions of energy-related data points from physical and IT resources in its global data centers to improve power efficiency.

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