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TMCNet:  PowerPanel® Business Edition Software Release Now Nutanix Ready

[February 27, 2019]

PowerPanel® Business Edition Software Release Now Nutanix Ready

Cyber Power Systems (USA), Inc., a leader in power protection and management products, announced the new release of its PowerPanel® Business Edition software, which provides advanced power management for uninterruptible power supply (UPS) systems and network-connected power distribution units (PDU). Certified as Nutanix Ready, the new release is compatible with the Nutanix cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure platform. Together, CyberPower (News - Alert) PowerPanel Business Edition Software v3.4 and Nutanix help deliver end-to-end solutions for power management of the Nutanix cloud platform. The software allows IT administrators and managed service providers to manage and monitor UPS systems and PDUs while automating graceful shutdowns of Nutanix nodes in response to power events.

CyberPower delivers a cost-effective, reliable power management solution to Nutanix customers using stand-alone Nutanix appliances as well as hybrid cloud infrastructures with the presence of VMware® and Microsoft (News - Alert)® virtual clusters with multiple configuration options.

"We recognize the popularity of hyperconverged infrastructure in today's IT environments and the advantages of the integration of computing, virtualization, storage, networking and security," said Tim Derochie, director of product management at CyberPower. "Being Nutanix Ready allows IT professionals to leverage our line of business-class UPS systems to protect their Nutanix environments with power management solutions designed specifically to work out-of-the box with Nutanix platforms."

CyberPower PowerPanel Business Edition v3.4 software facilitates shutdowns in physical and virtual environments to reduce data corruption and loss, while minimizing downtime during extended power events. Features include:

  • Out-of-the-box, configurable automated graceful shutdown sequence allows IT professionals to protect their virtual environments from data loss or corruption.
  • Provides configurable controls to provide load shedding during outages which extends battery backup runtime.
  • Ability to deliver advanced alerts of power events and conditions for enhanced manageability to keep critical operations online.
  • Monitors UPS vitals, logs power events and statuses.
  • In addition to Nutanix, CyberPower Business Edition software is compatible with many types of operating systems including Citrix (News - Alert), Linux, Mac, VMware and Windows. CyberPower PowerPanel Business v3.4 is available as a free download at: https://www.cyberpowersystems.com/products/software/power-panel-business/.

    About Nutanix

    Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership. The result is organizations that can rapidly deliver a high-performance IT environment on demand, giving application owners a true cloud-like experience. Learn more at www.nutanix.com.

    About Cyber Power Systems (USA), Inc.

    CyberPower designs and manufactures uninterruptible power supply systems, power distribution units, surge protectors, remote management hardware, power management software, mobile chargers and connectivity products. The company serves customers in enterprise, corporate, government, education, healthcare and small office/home office environments. CyberPower products are available through authorized distributors and sold by value-added resellers, system integrators, managed service providers, select retailers and online resellers. For more information, visit: https://www.cyberpowersystems.com/.

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