Data center cooling and large chassis
As a network engineer you need to be aware of the data-center environment where your chosen device will be deployed. A huge wedge of the cost of running a datacenter are spent trying to keep it cool. So preserving hot-aisle and cold-aisle airflow containment is a big deal for your data-center manager. But it’s pretty easy to order hardware that messes with the datacenter airflow. You need to watch for context and read the fine print to avoid unneeded data-center headaches.