Tag Archives: racks

Minkels Extends Data Center Security Portfolio With Drop Away Panels

Global supplier of data center infrastructure, Minkels, part of Legrand has announced an extension to its data centre security portfolio with the launch of its Drop Away Panels. With this product portfolio expansion, Minkels is responding to the worldwide increased demand for security and safety solutions in data centers.

Siemon Launches New Series of Wall Mount Cabinets

Siemon has launched a new series of  wall-mounted cabinets that saves floor space while providing a means to secure and protect network equipment from dust, tampering and other hazards in a wide range of applications.

A Like-for-Like Comparison Between OCP and Traditional Racks

Data center consultant John Laban of the UK emailed us yesterday about a like-for-like comparison between OCP  and traditional based on a single rack with each rack supporting forty servers. Here are the results.

Cabinets: Making The Right Choices

Alberto Zucchinali of Siemon argues that data centre cabinet choice has a significant impact on the ability to efficiently use the amount of power available in the data centre. Here he explains how deploying wider cabinets and sharing the vertical zero-U space between wider cabinets can save up to 75% in stranded power and potentially prevent unnecessary upgrades and expansion in the future.

Emcor’s New Protector Series Datacom Server Cabinets Featured at 2016 BICSI Winter Conference

Emcor Enclosures will display its datacom, IT and networking operations solutions at the 2016 BICSI Winter Conference in Orlando, Florida, February 1-3, 2016. Emcor will debut its Protector Series server cabinets and wall mounts as well as its popular Guardian Series and hot aisle/cold aisle containment solutions.