Hardware Placement Guidelines for Non-Raised Floor and Containment Environment - Appliance for Hadoop

Appliance for Hadoop 5 Platform Product and Site Preparation Guide

Product
Appliance for Hadoop
Published
February 2018
Content Type
Product Guide
Publication ID
B035-6030-075K
Language
English (United States)
Last Update
2018-05-03

If a Teradata system is to be installed in a containment environment or a non-raised floor environment, the site team must consult with Teradata regional installation personnel, Teradata Customer Support and Engineering. The site team will need to prepare a detailed site survey and analysis to help the installation personnel determine the proper equipment layouts that meet the stated environmental requirements for the system.

Consider and ensure the following when designing the floor layout:
Include the following personnel when discussing the layout:
  • Facility personnel at customer site, to discuss cold air delivery systems and other data center-related issues
  • Teradata regional installation personnel, which should include assistance from Teradata Engineering

Cold Air Delivery through Overhead Diffusers in an Open Environment

Cold Air Delivery through Overhead Diffusers in Cold Aisle Containment Environment

Cold Air Delivery through Vented Tiles in Cold Aisle Containment Environment

Cold Air Delivery through Vented Tiles in Hot Aisle Containment Environment

Cold Air Delivery through Cabinet Front by In-Row Cooling Units in Hot Aisle Containment Environment