What is Rack Server ?
From the name alone it is clear, rack or rack commonly known as storage container, HP rack server is a rack that is used to place server or network equipment such as switch center points and server computers. Server rack is a rack that has a longitudinal shape and above functions to streamline and save space in a server room. Server rack HP is also called rack-server racking, this rack is usually used in companies that need information storage, namely information centers.
The HP Rack server measurement unit refers to the space between the shelves above the rack. 1U is equal to 1.75 “. For example, designated as a 20U rack, has 20 rack space for equipment and has 35 (20 x 1.75) inches of vertical space used. Shelves and wardrobe space and equipment that fit them are all measured in U.
Rack Server for what?
In a single rack there are several rack servers stacked on it. Other network resources have also been consolidated to reduce floor space as needed. Rack server configuration is also useful for simplifying cabling between other network components.
Also in an HP rack server equipment is also filled with servers, a special cooling system is used to prevent excessive heat. Because if there is a lot of excessive heat there will be a lot of wasted component power. Given that in a small space has limited power. One example of the benefits of using rack servers is that they are used in the business sphere.
Various types of HP Rack Server
HP rack servers are very experienced and used by institutions that use different server functions on one rack, such as Web Servers, Database Servers, and many more. CLOSED RACK is a closed rack server type that is equipped with double roof fan ventilation, using glass doors and side covers made of strong and rigid galvanized metal. Then, there is OPEN RACK, as opposed to closed rack, open rack server rack type is the simplest type where all network equipment is more organized and simplified. Finally, WALLMOUNT RACK, rack server types are usually used to store all networking equipment.