CSE server room rack space Guideline
After the server room was renovated in 2008, we were able to allocate
some space for CSE faculty research. Currently we have 10 racks
for non-infrastructural servers*.
It was approved in Facilities Committee () as how to utilize the
A "fairness doctrine" scheme is adopted as such:
Space is limited, in order to prevent old servers that will take up valuable
server room space, CS system will announce to the research group equipment
kept in the server room that are older than 5 years. Equipment older than 10
years will have to be off the rack, unless it has approval from Facilities
For any machines that will be kept in the server room, the machines should
be equipped with basic remote power management, and possibly the KVM console.
* The space will be reduced in the future depending on the infrastructure need.