As part of Great Lakes’ integration services, Great Lakes is able to install components of Building Automation Systems (BAS) and Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM)* solutions. Customers can have components dropped shipped to Great Lakes, or items can be directly sourced by Great Lakes.

DCIM 4Enclosures Integrated With BAS/DCIM Components Can Include The Following:


  • Sensors can be installed in multiple locations on the front and/or rear doors to measure temperature and pressure differentials within the enclosure
  • Commonly used to measure temperature, humidity, and pressure
  • Additional sensors to monitor dew point, water detection, etc.
  • The majority of PDUs accept a limited number of sensors, typically 2 or 3; expansion bays can be installed to increase the amount of monitoring in an enclosure

Asset Managers

  • Installed in the front of the enclosure, typically along the inside frame or front rail
  • Inventories equipment installed in each RMU of the enclosure
  • Advanced options include ability to monitor power usage of each piece of equipment

Power Distribution Units (Pdus)

  • PDUs compatible with sensor monitoring
  • Advanced options include receptacle level management
  • Enclosures able to accept major PDU manufacturers
  • A variety of mounting options including standard PSBKES brackets, angled PDU brackets, and brackets that install on the rear of mounting rails; brackets are designed to make access to PDU receptacles and displays easier

*Please note that Great Lakes does not assist with software/hardware installation and maintenance.



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