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SB-PWIQ200-VA Sunbird Power IQ Software & Licence for 200 Devices with 1 year software support. Virtual Appliance

Sunbird Power IQ 4 screen images: Datacenter Health, User Configuration Dashboard, Power Control, Power Capacity and PUE Gauge

Power IQ™ enables you to become more effective in power capacity management and efficient in energy consumption.

It provides for accurate IT device, outlet group, rack, branch circuit and data center level energy monitoring and reporting. Power IQ simplifies PX configuration and firmware management. Plus security is ensured with standards-based authentication, Web session timeout and IP-based access control.

Are you concerned about?

* Limited supply of power
* High cost Of energy
* Environmental compliance


Power IQ manages any number of Raritan's Dominion® PX and third-party rack PDUs including APC and Server Technology. The system is open database compliant (ODBC) and can be integrated with your current reporting system. Its data collection and reporting capabilities, used in combination with rack PDUs, help IT and facilities managers:

* Generate energy cost reports for customers
* Baseline and certify changes in energy and carbon footprint
* Find stranded power capacity
* Simplify centralized Dominion PX management with bulk configuration and firmware management
* Enable multivendor power data aggregation through user configurable collection intervals
* Create trending you easily see usage trends
* Create "what if" reports to review historical results of planned changes

Number of devices* Power IQ can manage and monitor
Device No. / Virtual Appliance / Hardware Appliance
10 x / PWIQ10-VA / PWIQ10-E1
20 x / PWIQ20-VA / PWIQ20-E1
50 x / PWIQ50-VA / PWIQ50-E1
100 x / PWIQ100-VA / PWIQ100-E1
200 x / PWIQ200-VA / PWIQ200-E1
300 x / PWIQ300-VA / PWIQ300-E1
400 x / PWIQ400-VA / PWIQ400-E1
500 x / PWIQ500-VA / PWIQ500-E1
1000 x / PWIQ1000-VA / PWIQ1000-E1
Larger licences available

Group Data Via IT Device, Customer / Department, Rack, Row, Zone and Building

Turns a large amount of detailed data into useful information to enhance capacity planning and energy efficiency initiatives.

Collect Power Data from All APC Metered PDUs, Switched PDUs and In-line Meters Including Line Current Draw and Available Current, Unit Active Power and Apparent Power

Use one system for information aggregation.

Collect PX Power Data: Outlet Current and Active Power; Line Current Draw and Available Current; Unit Active Power and Apparent Power

Use one system for information aggregation.
Collect Environmental Data from PX Temperature and Humidity Probes Find hot spots in your data center.
User Configurable Polling The data polling can be configured from 15 seconds to 24 hours.
User Configurable Data Retention System admin can control data retention period.


Consumption Reports for Energy, Cost and CO2

Easily generate consumption reports for customers or internal departments.

CO2 Certificate Report

Certify usage change from one period to another to support carbon credit claims.
Exception Reports Find stranded power capacity.
Trending Reports Provides an at-a-glance view of the power trends of IT devices, racks and branch circuits to avoid project delays and downtime due to lack of power supply or circuit overloads.

Open Data Model:

Open Database Connectivity

Provides you with the flexibility to use your own reporting system, such as Crystal reports or SQL, to store and analyze data. This can save training time and lets you create the exact custom reports you require.

Import and Export Data Via CSV File

Leverage data and information between systems and organizations.

Rack PDU Management

Central Management Console Access

Consolidates names, polling status, location, model and firmware onto one screen and saves valuable management time.

Bulk PX System Configuration

Saves time and improves accuracy configuring outlet names and common parameters for 1 to 1,000 PX devices. Also allows you to save outlet names in an Excel™ file for future reference and updates.

PX Firmware Management

Power IQ reduces the time it takes to administer PX firmware updates, because it helps track and distribute those updates.


LDAP/AD Integration

Easily centralizes corporate authentication policies.

Trusted Host Definition

Our 100% web-enabled system provides administrators with the option to restrict access to named hosts if such a level of security is desired.

AES Encryption up to 256 Bits

Protects your data with the industry’s most secure encryption standard.


VMware® Virtual Appliance

Runs on your VMware ESX or free VMware ESX3i to save time, space and energy.

Optional Appliance for
Non-VMware Enterprises

For organizations who don’t have VMware and don’t want to download the free VMware ESX3i.

Sunbird Power IQ 4 screen images: Power and Energy Analytics, Cooling Chart, Power Capacity "days of supply " Forecast and Smart Rack View Page

Virtual Appliance:

Note: assumes 2Ghz per Core and 30 minute polling interval

VMware Virtual Appliance - ESX or ESX3i

CPU -Single Core to Quad Core Dependant on requirement

RAM - 2GB-4GB Dependant on requirement

Disk -80GB

Media -DVD

Host OS - Any


Hardware Appliance:

Form Factor -2U

27.05" (W) x 18.70" (D) x 3.46" (H);
687mm (W) x 475mm (D) x 88mm (H)

Weight - 44.1 lbs; 20kg

Power -Dual Supply (2 x 500 watt)

Operating Temp - 10-40 C; 50-104 F

MTBF - 53,564 hours

KVM Admin Port:
DB15 + PS2 or USB Keyboard/Mouse

Serial Admin Port -DB10

Console Port -3 x USB 2.0 ports



Processor -2 x AMD Opteron 250

Memory -2 x 2 GB

Ethernet Interfaces -(2) 10/100/1000 Ethernet (RJ45)

Hard Disk & Controller -(2) 74GB SATA drives @ 10000 RPM, RAID 1

CD/ROM Drive


Warranty -2 years

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