Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Servers: What do they really cost?

Really interesting post on Forbes.com about how much a server really costs, some excerpts are following:
  • Spending $2,500 on a server really means spending between $8,300 and $15,400 in facility capital to provide the necessary space for housing the server and powering it.
  • A single rack of blade servers will consume $1 million in facility capital. Pretty staggering! And this is the underlying source of the boom in data-center construction driven by the need to house 5 million additional servers.
Read more here.


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Anonymous oddindia said...

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