Most of the Information Technology environments are contented in utilizing the traditional stand-alone tower servers. There is a need for servers to increase in companies as they grow, since they will be needing more space utilization, colling requirements, and an increase in energy consumption. You will find the solution for this by making use of a rack server which is also called a rack-mounted server. After all, there is a saying that goes with great power comes great responsibility. Rack server stays true to its promise which is to be able to give you a powerful server that can be able to perform all of the things that you demand from it.
There are rack servers that are made specifically to have a compact arrangement within a rack cabinet and these are known as the RX-8416. This is a very good option for you to have since it is able to keep your place clean by saving a lot of floor space because of the streamlined cable and server management. The standard width for these racks are usually about 19″ even if they have different heights. The expansion of your hardware will depend on the size of rack units that you have. The biggest rack units could reach up to 8U from the smallest is 1U with only 1.75 inches, but it will all depend on your needs. The one that we have right now is the 4U rackmount chassis which is made out of heavy-duty cold-rolled steel. There is a 14-slot full-size PCI/ISA backplane single board computer that you can make use of with an embedded core 2 duos. A front accessible drive bay comes with the chassis as well as an I/O and expansion slots and is 17.8 inch in depth.
The function of the front accessibility is to allow you to do any replacements or swaps in the components without having to disrupt the other units and their services as well, and the streamlined chassis that goes with it allows you to have an expansion with your server base without having to take up more room.These racks are widely known as servers however, they can also be utilized in your household when you set up your audio and video equipments like that of an amplifier, interfaces, effect units, and those small scale audio mixers. This machine is able to provide you a number of PCI slots which will give you endless possibilities for expansion. If you are in need of a greater amount of computing power, the best rack server for you would be the 4U since it is really reliable and powerful and can be used for a long time since it is built to last.