Vigilent Acquires SynapSense Business from Panduit to Enhance Customer Value and Accelerate Growth

OAKLAND, Calif. & TINLEY PARK, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#coolingoptimization–Vigilent® today announced it has acquired SynapSense® from Panduit® Corp. SynapSense was founded in 2006 and acquired by Panduit in 2014.

Vigilent is a leader in using IoT sensors, machine learning, and AI control software to dynamically optimize cooling in data centers and telecom facilities. The combined Vigilent and SynapSense business will provide even greater value and support to facility owners and operators.

“This acquisition further strengthens our leadership in dynamic cooling management,” said Mark Housley, CEO of Vigilent. “We look forward to working closely with SynapSense customers to improve the resilience, value, and sustainability of their mission-critical facilities.”

“We are pleased Vigilent recognizes the value SynapSense brings to their cooling optimization business, and more importantly, to our mutual customers,” explained Holly Garcia, Panduit Vice President for Data Centers.

Vigilent and Panduit will work closely together to ensure a seamless transition for current SynapSense customers.

About Panduit

Since 1955, Panduit has through its culture of curiosity and passion for problem-solving enabled more meaningful connections between companies’ business goals and their marketplace success. Panduit creates leading-edge physical, electrical, network infrastructure, and AV solutions for enterprise-wide environments, from the data center to the telecom room, and from the desktop to the plant floor. Headquartered in Tinley Park, Ill., USA, and operating in 112 global locations, the company’s proven reputation for quality and technology leadership, coupled with a robust partner ecosystem, helps support, sustain, and empower business growth in a connected world. For more information, visit

About Vigilent

Vigilent is pioneering the use of IoT and artificial intelligence to deliver dynamic cooling management in mission-critical environments. Vigilent increases reliability, unlocks stranded capacity, reduces operating costs and cuts carbon emissions in hundreds of data center and telecom facilities worldwide. Our mission is to increase the profitability of our customers and create a more sustainable planet. For more information, visit

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Vigilent: Bob Thronson, [email protected], +1 408 679 0926

Panduit: Dawn Leach, [email protected], +1 224 558 4199

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