As Big Data guidelines dominate business and analytics, there has been a need to develop ways to manage the way digital systems work. As attention on the monitoring of the IT infrastructure dominates industries, many businesses have utilized a hodgepodge of software and approaches. Ironically, the more methods are utilized, the larger the chasms of inefficiency.
Fortunately for industry players, greater focus has been placed on the advancement of monitoring infrastructure which has paved the way to higher levels of automation.
Remote Management and Monitoring or RMM entails distance management of IT which encompasses all elements from services to computers, workstations, laptops and portable devices.
According to a Raritan Computer, Inc. white paper which looked at the role of RMM in infrastructure uptime, it’s estimated that IT downtime – depending on the company’s level of operations – can cost as high as $14 million a minute in some verticals. With remote management tools, it’s reported that users have experienced a 92% reduction of labor costs and a considerable 66% reduction in time spent on troubleshooting.
In addition, according to a 2006 Gartner study (via a NASSCOM report), infrastructure management services account for a whopping $524 billion annual. This trend towards remote delivery of services is due to the recognition that remote management offers a milieu of advantages.
RMM: The Future of Business Growth
RMM is a proactive solution for tracking your network’s health status. By using the system, you can enhance overall performance and have technical support staff address structural concerns in a better manner. Below are the core benefits that RMM can offer your business.
In summation, RMM is an effective administration tool for system managers. RMM is a must for any business, especially data centers, that is looking for solutions that will permit technical experts to manage and deploy maintenance responses within a cost-effective and efficient system.
The Role of Remote Management in Assuring IT Infrastructure Uptime, White Paper Prepared for Raritan Computer, Inc. (2006)
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