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Screw size for Dell PowerConnect rack ears?

Does anyone know what the Screw size is (Thread and length) that Dell use on their PowerConnect Switches, to connect the ears to the switch? In particular the 6224 and 8224?
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What would my over subscription be for my network?

I have 24 racks with 20 servers each connecting to 2 by 48 x 10G switches in each rack (NIC teaming). The switchs then connects to another 2 by 48 x 10G switches in 2 aggregation racks. What would ...
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Tenda 1024g Screw Type? [closed]

Does anybody know the type of screw/clip nut I should use for my Tenda 1024g? Thanks in advance!
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Move a Production Switch from One Rack to Another

Is there any good way to move a live, production switch from one rack to a second, nearby rack? The switch does have redundant power supplies, plus we have a HotPlug ...
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Why do rack switches have their ports on the front?

I've ordered some rack hardware from Dell. A 42U rack, a 3U EqualLogic SAN, two 1U PowerConnect 5424 switches, three 1U PowerEdge servers, and some other stuff such as a tapedrive, firewall, UPS, etc. ...