O'Reilly logo

Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) (Data Center): A Complete Reference Guide to the Cisco Data Center Virtualization Server Architecture by Roger Andersson, Tommi Salli, Silvano Gai

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 9. Planning a UCS Blade Server Installation

Good initial planning is the key for successful UCS deployment in data centers. Several aspects should be considered, such as who is the owner of the UCS, the network connectivity options, the power and cooling infrastructure, and the OS and application support. In this chapter, we are taking a closer look on how to plan for successful deployment of UCS blade server into customer environment.

The Owner of the UCS Domain

The UCS is a server product that combines actions of networking, storage, and server administrators under the same management domain. Therefore, a question that is usually asked is who owns the UCS domain. There is no right or wrong answer to this question, as it is mostly ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required