[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

What do you have in your datacenters' toolbox?

should all of this end up on a wiki/etc perhaps? like cluepon or
equivalent? it seems this question set comes up periodically and
having a google-able/bing-able/webcrawler-able reference available
would be helpful to everyone.

On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 2:00 PM, Andrew Latham <lathama at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 1:51 PM, Seth Mattinen <sethm at rollernet.us> wrote:
>> On 3/10/13 10:23 AM, Andrew Latham wrote:
>>>> I have a requirement to stock an actual, physical toolbox with power
>>>> tools, drill bits, and other useful accoutrements one would use in a
>>>> 'typical' datacenter.
>>> Aaron
>>> I did some work from 2009 to 2012 in 3rd world datacenters and will
>>> note some highlights.
>>> - Easy to use power plug pinout testers for various outlets.
>>> - Lantronix Spider, serial adapters for console server to
>>> UPS/Switch/etc and a USB battery supply
>> I love my SpiderDuo's. No more KVM carts, ever.
>> ~Seth
> Seth, I carry one with my laptop at all times.  It also is a great way
> to get a USB CDROM/Floppy when needed.
> --
> ~ Andrew "lathama" Latham lathama at gmail.com http://lathama.net ~