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I don't have much room and I definitely need to get a server to host VMware with. I figure the smartest alternative to putting a server under my desk would be getting a wall-mount (or perhaps under the desk mount, but it would be ~15' away from the nearest outlet/network connection) to get some stuff off my desk and then stick in a 2U or 4U server.

Only thing is, I have some odd requirements:

1) I have a FiOS HD/DVR Set-Top Box which I'm sure does not abide by U units.
2) I have a FiOS router which is just a little guy and clearly functions as a multi-layer router but doesn't fit into any rackmountable standard I know of.
3) I have an Xbox 360 that also sits on my desk that I would like to get mounted. Once again, this isn't something that fits into a standard I know of.
4) Lastly, I will be getting a server.

I was hoping for a sort of "all-in-one" solution. Any help would make me smile. smile.gif
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you probably wont be able to wall mount it, servers by standard are fairly deep, probably as deep as ya desk from the wall plus you dont want sevrers heat next to a 360.
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you probably wont be able to wall mount it, servers by standard are fairly deep, probably as deep as ya desk from the wall plus you dont want sevrers heat next to a 360.

He can just use a 2/4U case and vertically mount it.


Need dimensions of everything before any advice can be given.
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one "U" is 19" by 1.75" so measure everything in advance before making any purchases
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one "U" is 19" by 1.75" so measure everything in advance before making any purchases

It's 19" from ear to ear. The server itself will vary in width.
    
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