Entries by Mike The Marketing Guy

When You Need To Lift Servers The Size Of Pigs

We’ve heard so many Data Center Technicians tell us they have to perform server lifts on some real “pigs” and it’s a problem for them. They weren’t describing the snorting farm animal but referring to huge, oversized servers that go far beyond “standard depth”. When they need to lift large and heavy devices like this, some […]

Moving Fully Populated Cabinets

Data centers are in a constant state of flux. The demand for faster equipment, greater data storage and changes in corporate strategies all drive the need for equipment moves in the DC. Some of the reorganization would be well served with the ability to transport the entire loaded cabinet. What? Transport The Entire Loaded Cabinet? […]

Best Practices for Data Center Safety

Often the biggest focus of Data Center Managers is uptime and efficiency. The spotlight is centered squarely on IT equipment and software with attention going to servers, backup units, storage devices, recovery systems, power distribution, and cooling systems. With so much attention placed on the operation of the apparatus, the important aspects of data center […]