Need ball park power and cooling requirements

Dan Sturtevant dsturtev at
Tue Oct 1 14:05:41 EDT 2002

> I'm setting up lab space and plan to build a small (8-16 node) cluster
> of dual Xeon nodes (Dell 2650 or equivalent). I need to give the
> engineers the power and cooling needed in the 6'x8' server room that
> will house the cluster. Any rules-of-thumb for what's required? Thanks.

I would put each set of 8 nodes on a separate 20 amp circuit.

Dan Sturtevant

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