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Why Everyone Is Talking About Server Cabinets

Feb 29, 2008
The range and capacity of server cabinets is immense. There are a broad range of products and a wide variety of manufacturers that deliver a number of fantastic options for your storage needs. Picking between these options can be overwhelming. After all there is so much choice and on the face of it there is little to choose between each. Firstly it is probably important to explain exactly what a server cabinet is and what it does.

The server cabinet or server rack is a vital piece of equipment that is designed to help you store your servers efficiently. Server cabinets allow deployment of servers and network hardware in the office. So you often won't need a supplementary dedicated computer room instead you can store your server safely and efficiently in your office. The main functions of server cabinets are to keep the server cool, reduce the noise output of your servers and help store them in a way which is accessible and easy for installation.

Installer friendly features ensure quick and easy systems deployment and many server cabinets are designed to be office friendly so that they still look good in the office floor and do not cause an eyesore.

Server cabinets and racks come in an enormous range of sizes and shapes. Typical server cabinets are available in 600mm and 800mm width and 900mm and 1000mm depth. They also typically provide a secure locking system so that you can feel confident that your servers will be safe from theft and tampering. Vented covers usually help with ventilation so that your servers can remain cool and not overheat. This is a very important function of the server cabinet.

The server cabinet is made by a number of different manufacturers. Prism create data cabinets that are fully self sufficient. They manufacture enclosures for data servers and audio server installations and they have been doing so for around eight years. They are an extremely successful company and they ship over a thousand cabinets per month all over the country. This experience makes them a great source of server cabinets and well worth considering as an option when you are trying to find server racks and cabinets. They have a reputation for quality that has spread over many countries and they provide their cabinets to a number of large companies such as BP, Norwich Union and the Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi. They are of course not the only manufacturer of these items but they have become one of the leading manufacturers in the industry.

Co-location server cabinets are cabinets that allow sharing between different users. These cabinets will help you manage your cabling effectively for ease of commissioning and maintenance. Cabinet racks often come in a strong cabinet that gives extra strength and rigidity as well as great access. Some of the features that you can have with a server cabinet include lockable glass or mesh front door, vented rear door, removable side panels, vented top cover, universal style mounting profiles and vertical cable management.

So if you are looking for rack enclosures with advanced cooling, effective power distribution and excellent cable management as well as great networking abilities then server cabinets are a great option for you. Most come with fast shipping options to ensure that your problems can be amended quickly and furthermore most of the cabinets can be built in minutes so that you can reorganise your severs in a matter of minutes.
About the Author
Shaun Parker has been involved in the networking equipment and server cabinets industry for several years. For more information visit Comms Express - www.comms-express.com/pi1109759672.htm
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