Mini Wall or Desk Mount Cabinet.
Server Racks, Server Rack Cabinet, Server Rack Enclosures, Rack mount Servers.
Things you should know before you install a server
Server Racks server equipment cabinets the best designs and sizes available and
Server Rack or Rack Mount racks? They range in size from
9U all the way up to 57U. The larger Broadcast racks and Nema 12 dust
free racks are for large projects. A frame
rack is a rack that has 4 posts like a 4 post rack. Some of the frames
can be closed in by adding sides and top and doors etc.
Which one do you need? Server rack enclosures with 19" rails or 23" wide mounting rails?
They come in several configurations. You need to know if you want 19" wide or 23"
wide mount. That means that all the panels and equipment you may want to place
inside the server cabinet will need to be of the same width in inches. The
wrong rack mount for your equipment can be a bad mistake. Server
Rack solutions are our business.
If you are looking to conserve space and want to rack mount your server
equipment but don't have to lock it up then
consider a free standing distribution rack or a Swing out rack. The
Swing out rack can go as close as 7" from a wall.
Then you can swing it open and work on your network equipment or install
or remove equipment in a convenient manner.
Frame only - Server racks cabinet designs that have removable doors
or can be left as just a frame and then closed in later. The designs are
tailored to fit in most spaces. Used in equipment rooms, out in open areas or
even sit on top of a desk.
What should I do before I Choose a Rack? Make a list.
Keep in mind that Rack
sizes are sometimes referred to in units or U's or RU's (Rack units).
Each unit is approx 1.75" high. So if you want to rack mount a certain amount of
equipment then you need to know the height they will take when placed inside the
Room size will determine if
you can use a cabinet or swing out rack. Rail Width
is either 19" or 23" wide and in most units the rails are adjustable.
What if the temperature must be controlled? If
inside the cabinet you need to maintain
the temperature then you can use a fan filtered server cabinet or Air Conditioned cabinet with
climate control monitoring.
What's is Rack Mount and Non Rack mount?
placed inside the cabinet or rack that mounts between the rails is usually
called the rack mounted equipment. Also can be screw mounted. Remember the RU's (Rack units) mentioned?
Computer that is not rack mounted can be placed on a shelf or on the floor
They are then not rack mount.
What about the Doors and sides? You can get a perforated door,
a top mounted or side mounted fan, removable side and rear panels or have just a
The sides lift and latch open. The doors have locks and the cabinets can also come with combo locks or keyed doors or a combo of both.
Wall mount cabinets are also very popular.
Available in slim wall mount cabinets as thin as 6 Inches.
Glass doors or solid door design.
They also have mounting rails in most of them.
It's wise to know the choices. Get the experts
working for you.