Rackable Systems Offering MobiRack Portable Server Enclosures
Rackable Systems, one of the first IT infrastructure vendors to offer a portable data center, is now making its server enclosures portable as well with its MobiRack product. The MobiRack server enclosures will offer a range of configurations and use a variety of Intel and AMD processors.Rackable Systems, which was one of the first IT vendors to offer a modular, portable data center, is looking to bring that same type of mobility to its server enclosures. The Rackable MobiRack houses the company's line of half-depth servers along with networking equipment and storage in one portable enclosure made of rugged plastic. The MobiRack enclosure is available starting Dec. 18.
The MobiRack enclosures are offered in two compact configurations-5U (8.75-inch) and 11U (19.25-inch)-and two midrange configurations, including 14U (24.5-inch) and 16U (28-inch). The enclosures work with Rackable's half-depth servers, which measure 15.5 inches in depth and are designed in 1U (1.75-inch) and 2U (3.5-inch) form factors.