This is a common question I receive: How much power should I provision for my cabinets?
This can be a very complex question depending upon your goals for today and plans for the future. At the top end, you might provision enough power per cabinet to fully utilize your cooling capacity. For instance, if you can cool 500kW and have 100 cabinets, then you can provide 5kW to each cabinet. This is usually too simplistic because you may have certain high-density cabinets. But, the intent of this post isn’t to cover