rackmount managed PDUs

Michael Smiley smiley at zo.com
Thu Sep 25 16:01:03 CDT 2008

I am a huge fan of the Avocent/Cyclades gear for its integration with the
serial console servers. They do grouping, and alerts over SNMP/SMS/email.
But the big seller for me is the integration.

On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 10:40 AM, Duane Waddle <duane.waddle at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 11:56 AM, Justin Shore <justin at justinshore.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Justin M. Streiner wrote:
> >
> > One thing to be aware of with the vertical PDUs is where they get
> mounted.
> We've had lots of success with both APC and Baytech units.  A lot of
> the Baytech units ONLY have RS-232.  Ditto on the mounting issues with
> the vertical -- deeper and/or wider cabinets seem to reduce a lot of
> the pain.  On our next buildout we're looking at the Panduit CS1
> cabinets which are both deeper and wider.
> --D

- Mike Smiley -
smiley at zo.com - http://www.mikies.net

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