Hardware Placement Guidelines for Non-Raised Floor and Containment Environment - Data Warehouse Appliances

2700 Platform Product and Site Preparation Guide

prodname
Data Warehouse Appliances
created_date
March 2018
category
Product Guide
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B035-5341-092K

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