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Rack-Mountable Intel Servers: How the Leading Vendors Stack Up

Published: 19 June 2000

ID: G0088930

Analyst(s): Jeffrey Hewitt


Rack-mountable servers are those server platforms that are designed to be able to be housed in a rack cabinet meeting the EIA310D standards. The leading server vendors have adapted almost all of their servers to fit a rack-mountable form factor. This indicates the importance of this form factor, as Intel servers have become more and more prevalent in today's data center.

Table Of Contents
  • Rack-Cabinet Implications
  • What Is a Rack-Mountable Server?
  • Top Intel Vendor Analysis
  • Dataquest Perspective

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