rackmount furniture

Geoffrey Reed geoffr at zipcon.net
Wed Oct 28 16:24:05 CDT 2009


I am looking at eventually getting ourselves a heatpump for the whole house
and setting up a zone system for heating and cooling :)


On 10/28/09 2:18 PM, "Zane H. Healy" <healyzh at aracnet.com> wrote:

> How do you keep heat from becoming an issue?
> 
> We recently bought a house.  My datacenter is a series of racks in the
> garage.  I have a real problem, the garage isn't insulated.  As a result
> it gets D*** hot out there in the summer.  I didn't actually get the servers
> brought online till summer was basically over, but even then I had to have
> my wife keep an eye on things.  When it got to hot, she had to open the door
> to the garage and aim a fan such that it would blow the cool air onto the
> computers.  I really need to solve the problem before next summer, or else
> I'll likely have to shut my servers down part of the time. :-(
> 
> Zane
> 
> 
> 
> On Wed, 28 Oct 2009, Geoffrey Reed wrote:
> 
>> I have been thinking of turning the area under our stairs from the basement
>> to upstairs into a small datacenter :)
>> 
>> 
>> On 10/27/09 11:17 AM, "Chuck Guzis" <cclist at sydex.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> On 27 Oct 2009 at 10:00, David Griffith wrote:
>>> 
>>> 
>>>> I was hoping for something you might have had in mind.
>>> 
>>> How about this?
>>> 
>>> http://www.ksipro.com/pdfs/Fpremiercarts.pdf
>>> 
>>> I've heard of some people building EIA rackmount setups into spare
>>> closets also...  Just shut the door and it's gone.
>>> 
>>> Cheers,
>>> Chuck
>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> 
> 





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