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Data center design and construction

  • Fixing a bottle neck between the switch and server rooms

    I use Cisco 3500G and 2950G switches with BIC ports. I have fiber that comes to my switch room. However, I bottle neck from the 100' between my switch room and my server room by reducing the servers to 100MB through a standard CAT5e cable. I want...  Continue Reading

  • FM-200

    Expert Lance Harry answers all of your questions about FM200 in the data center.  Continue Reading

  • Sealing ceilings

    To seal a slab, we can use a non-porous sealer, but what is the best way to seal the ceiling area when the dropped ceiling in the computer room is not a computer-room type tile? After a sealer has been applied to a concrete slab, what is the best ...  Continue Reading