Deep component visibility

Data center owners face a challenge to fully utilize their multiple management systems and the extensive data involved.

Utilize multiple management systems and deep data

For operators, the challenge is to see the full picture for data center optimization.

Challenges for optimization include:

Software-driven control & configuration

The most innovative internet companies are using even more software driven control and configuration and have taken advantage of intelligent digital components to simplify, interrogate, measure and dynamically provision their data centers.

Featured solutions

ABB Ability™ Data Center Automation is our industrial DCIM system for on-premise and hybrid cloud environments. It is an integration and automation platform that enables continuous optimization, high availability, data transparency and interoperability among systems, equipment, components and applications allowing you to:

  • Visualize and manage physical assets in real-time within a ‘single pane’ view of the entire data center across multiple sites.
  • Integrate data center tool sets faster, including uploading assets into tracking tools. Integrates data from IT, power, cooling and building systems without the need for manual data entry to calculate utilization metrics and other KPIs.
  • Automate cooling and electrical systems for continuous optimization and improved uptime.
ABB Ability™ Data Center Automation

Control, monitoring and optimization for your mission-critical infrastructure in a single, industrial solution.


ABB Ability™ Asset Health for electrical systems

Continuously monitor medium voltage breakers and switchgears for proactive maintenance planning.


ABB Ability™ Distribution Controller for grids

All-in-one user interface, automation platform, and communication gateway for ANSI users.


Enabling better customer decisions



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