Lantronix, Inc., a leading global provider of smart IoT (Internet of Things) solutions, today announced that it has formed a technology and marketing alliance with Server Technology, a leading producer of high-quality rack mount power distribution units (PDU) and power monitoring solutions, to promote the integration and interoperability of the companies' advanced hardware and software technologies. As part of the alliance, Lantronix is releasing a free firmware upgrade for the Lantronix SLC console manager, enabling direct interoperability with Server Technology Power Distribution Units (PDU).
Lantronix has made the free firmware upgrade available on its support page for customers to download for SLC console managers with firmware v5.4, v5.5 and v5.6. Once downloaded and installed, the firmware allows users to seamlessly access, control and manage Server Technology power distribution solutions via Lantronix console management products. The upgrade also provides a variety of central management performance updates.
"Lantronix has a long and successful track record in providing top of the line console management solutions," said Calvin Nicholson Senior Director of Software and Firmware Development for Server Technology. "Now, with seamless integration with our entire intelligent PDU offering, we believe our combined power solution will serve our customers well."
"We continue to demonstrate our commitment to delivering innovative remote IT equipment management through upgrades and solutions that directly speak to the needs of our customers. This new relationship between two market leaders in the data center space serves to provide dramatically simplified solutions in labs and data centers worldwide," said Vishal Kakkad, Director of Product Marketing for Lantronix. "Server Technology's power management solutions, when combined with Lantronix' existing line of remote IT management products, provide a true best of breed solution and THAT is what Tier One customers are looking for fully-integrated solutions available and customizable on a global scale, that are EASY to buy, use, customize, deploy and manage remotely."