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Netrack is one of the pioneers in designing and manufacturing rack enclosures. Recently, co-location racks are gaining prominence with the growing importance of data centers. These racks are separate compartments in a single racks that are carefully designed to safeguard critical IT equipment and organise the power/network cables, routers, servers, and switches to enhance the data centre’s capacity and efficiency without access between the compartments. Since the colocation centres are currently in demand with the migration of data by IT enterprises of all sizes, the co-location racks are also gaining popularity. The co-location model demands controlled power supply, monitored cooling, and security features to ensure sustainability, reliability, cost-efficiency, and an eco-friendly approach. The Co-Location Racks, often referred to as server racks, effectively manage the cables and increase the cooling efficiency of the data center environment. To make the co-location racks a

The digital era has enhanced the dependence of the IT industry on equipment, network, and IT infrastructure. At this point, both business and mission-critical equipment gained considerable prominence to maintain the process and overall business workflow. When the organisation’s sustenance depends on mission-critical equipment, it is essential to safeguard the equipment to ensure uninterrupted business operation. This will reduce downtime and eventually lessen the chance of financial losses. Challenges to overcome Unplanned power outages can adversely impact daily business operations in any industrial setting. Such sudden power failures or shutdowns become a critical challenge for organisations to keep their workflow intact. Also, accidental pullover often happens due to loose connections in the plug and socket area or manhandling of cords. This can lead to accidents apart from downtime of the equipment. So, it is essential to secure any loose connection cords and sockets sturdy and of good quality. Now, irrespective of

AnIT Rack is a power hub with computing capabilities that uses a lot of electricity. It generates a fair share of heat that requires continuous monitoring and regulation with cooling infrastructure solutions. Thus, a cooling strategy is essential to ensure the overall efficiency of anIT Infrastructure installed inside the cabinet. Server density and heat generation According to secondary research, the average temperature of an IT Rack should vary between 18 and 27 degrees Celsius with a relative humidity between 20 to 80 percent. Based on the servers and the size of the Cabinet, heat generation varies. For example; a low-density server generates less heat. Hence, it is relatively simple and cost-efficient to manage cabinets with low power consumption and heat generation. Strategize cooling solutions Traditional Server Room uses air conditioners as a cooling technique. While couple of Smaller set ups will have very low density of Cooling requirement. Currently, the cooling technique

Technology played a key role in the way the IT industry evolved with time. Innovation and the zeal to transform tasks into robust and meaningful applications have enabled us to widen our spectra and introduce effective ways to manage IT infrastructure and services. We at Netrack understand the importance of an IT infrastructure and agree on improving its efficiency to create an ideal ecosystem for the organization using it. Sharing a cabinet The focus is on deploying an efficient IT infrastructure apart from creating easy support and maintenance for it. So, we developed a rational and futuristic IT infrastructure solution that is reliable, and cost-efficient. These racks are in high demand due to the current pandemic scenario that resulted in the growing data volume across the IT industry. As a result, the IT enterprises started to migrate their data in the form

The IT industry across the globe has embraced digitalization with rapid speed. Such a transformation has been triggered due to the growing data volumes. Since the IT industry is revolving around data, it has become essential to migrate data in IT infrastructure to both Cloud and on-premise data centers. The focus is to implement an efficient, reliable, and environment-friendly Setup with a self-cooling option to cater to even small business centers. Top challenges in maintaining Racks with smaller loads 1. Maintaining of Controlled Environment. 2. Thermal monitoring 3. Managing power and network cables 4. Small space 5. Capex and Opex Cost With the growing importance of data centers and the progress within the IT infrastructure, a data center with self-cooling capability is a sustainable solution as we know that it is essential to maintain a set temperature for mission-critical IT infrastructure. However, doing

The growth in the IT industry is unpredictable with its innovation and exposure to new normal. So, an initiative in choosing the right cabinet for outdoor IT applications is a step towards durability and sustainability while participating in growth and change. Now to choose the right cabinet, one needs to understand the concept of IP Rating. IP Ratings: Why is it important? When it comes to the analysis of the level of protection, one must understand that uniformity and conformity to a set standard are essential to defining protection. Hence, Ingress Protection Ratings (IP Ratings) were established by a European Committee to standardize products related to the electro-technical domain. The concept of IP Ratings legitimized the product protection claim and ensured a specific level of protection provided by an enclosure against either solid or fluid intrusion. The first digit in IP Ratings represents protection against solid and mechanical objects, while the

Growing demand for data center Data is the most valued element in this technological era. The internet and networking equipment generate real-time data that encompasses our lives, enabling us to experience a whole new world. These have resulted in the emergence of the data center to store and manage the growing volumes of data. With the evolution of technology, the data processing demands increased, impacting the demand for more data centers. Hence modern enterprise business has started investing in data center solutions to enhance efficiency and security while reducing cost. In the long run, such investment will help gain business insights and competitive advantage through edge computing.  With time, IT enterprises started focusing on the installation and maintenance of data centers apart from its benefits on the business. To simplify the process of installation, data centers too evolved with time. Although the concept of a data center in a box is relatively new yet, it

The Coronavirus pandemic shifted the attention from offline to the digital needs of many businesses. These shifts are likely to stay in place impacting many industries especially IT and data centre in a positive manner. In 2020, the explosive growth of data was felt like never before. As more businesses have begun to migrate their IT infrastructure to Cloud, the demand for colo or colocation facilities seems to have exponentially increased. A colocation facility is primarily a data centre wherein an organization rents space for servers and other hardware that they purchase. The colocation firm provides the building and other necessary infrastructure for the organization's functioning, such as cooling facility, power, bandwidth, and physical security. A preferred alternative to traditional hosting, colocation facilities may house multiple businesses depending on the requirements of each.  Talking about how will the shape of the colocation

Digital transformation has accelerated the usage of data in multiple folds. It’s perhaps the new fuel for businesses, considering commoditization and the online shift has impacted most industries since the pandemic arrived. In the previous year, the sudden increase in demand for data was felt like never before. As more businesses begin to migrate their IT infrastructure to easily-accessible platforms, the demand for colocation centres is observed to be on the rise. A colo or colocation centre is a facility that offers space with proper power, cooling, and security, bandwidth for smooth operations, and physical security to host businesses. Considered as an alternative to traditional hosting, colocation facilities may house multiple businesses depending on the requirements of each. Among the various benefits of the colocation data centre is that it provides a high-performance environment for a loaded IT infrastructure. Moreover, colocation gives access to dedicated, private connection options

The evolution observed in the IT and business industry has put forth the need for more research and development to bring cutting edge DC technology. It is essential to make racks more competent for networking, computing, and better storage for equipment. Hence, the selection of the right data-centre rack is imperative to optimize the DC ecosystem. As the need for a better IT infrastructure grows, so does the demand for a well-designed, cohesive rack cabinet that promotes efficient management and flexibility. Organizations today need enclosures that can hold heavier loads without any compromise on maintaining their structural integrity. This makes it important to know about the attributes of the IT equipment the rack is supposed to hold, such as dimensions and load capacity & more. Determination of load-bearing capacity is a significant factor that affects the rack selection criteria. Each rack comes with