Rittal Collaborates With Eaton on Data Center Physical Infrastructure Solution – Strengthening Complete System Integration Capabilities


May 2, 2022

Rittal North America recently announced a solution-driven collaboration with power management company Eaton to strengthen data center system integration capabilities.Eaton’s rackmount uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) and power distribution units (PDU) heighten Rittal’s Edge applications and micro-data center capabilities. Together, customers have a one-stop-shop solution for industry leading infrastructure and on-site power components.

“Collaborating with Eaton, using best-in-class power solutions including UPS and PDU offerings complimentary to our product line empowers us to meet the needs of our customers’ critical data framework with optimal solutions that help in keeping facilities fully operational,” said Tracy Johnson, Vice President – IT and OEM Sales, Rittal.

“The combined capabilities of Eaton and Rittal enable us to contribute to bringing complete system integration capabilities to the market, meeting the needs of data center customers looking to enhance their physical infrastructure,” saidGlen Haeflinger, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Eaton.

Providing power to components housed in an enclosure and helping to prevent power disruptions is key for all applications including data centers, edge facilities and micro-data centers. Rittal’s fully populated rack includes all key components – rack, cooling, server, network switch, UPS and PDU. Rittal and Eaton’s combined expertise and solutions help customers to:

  •    –   Eliminate power disturbances and fluctuations
  •    –   Measure power consumption
  •    –   Monitor systems remotely, helping to ensure accuracy and saving time
  •    –   Customize data-center-in-a-box solutions for their unique needs




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