Is it true that the life of the modern server machines is longer if you never turn them off instead of turning them off when not needed? I am talking about database server machines that are not used ...
I have a server (Dell R310) running which has a main power cable (long) connected to power(in the wall). Anyone who is bored will pull out that cable (Train station/Airport/ Public zone) and server ...
I'm asking this here because this is primarily a huge office scenario and administrators will more likely have the answer I'm looking for. Employees' desktop computers can be either left turned on ...
I have a situation where every now and then a server crashes (so Powerchute software won't help) and needs a "hard reboot" - someone needs to switch it off and on again manually. It would be great to ...
We host computers and servers for clients. When their machines crash we need to reboot these machines. However this is not possible when we are out of the office. I know on servers such as HP you ...
I have a number of Dell 2950 servers with two power supplies. In normal usage how are the PSU's utilised? Do they both draw '50%', only switching to 100% if one of them dies? Does one supply provide ...
For the purpose of this question, I am interested in server/datacenter related hardware. Have you had any measureable amount of ROI by swapping existing hardware to more "green" or energy efficient ...