Many people think of data centers -- and the enterprise assets they contain -- as being static, orderly environments. But in fact the opposite is almost always the truth. As demands for services and compute power grow and change servers, switches, and other valuable data center assets are continually flowing into, out of, and around the data center ... and they are depreciating in value the entire time. To ensure maximum ROI on your data center investments you need continuous visibility throughout the asset life cycle, regardless of whether an asset is on the loading dock, in storage, deployed and operational, or in transit. This infographic takes a lighthearted look at the many stages of an asset's life cycle -- and the impact these stages can have on the value that asset drives for your business.