The time has come to add more servers to your system and you have been shopping for server racks to hold your new servers. The problem is that as you look around, you can’t help but notice the huge price range depending on where you are looking. While it can be tempting to simply go for the cheapest rack you can find, this is usually not the best alternative.
The Server Racks You Choose Must Be Built to Last
The main thing you need to keep in mind is that any server racks you buy, regardless of cost must be built to last. Although you may not be moving your racks or working on them frequently, you want racks that are not going to collapse over time with the weight of your servers or fall apart the first time you have to swap out servers. While you do not have to pay ridiculous amounts of money to get a good rack, avoid the ones that are priced at the bottom end of the scale as well.