EMC does give you the option for customer racking if you want to. Plenty of our customers here use that option. Obviously a Symmetrix is a nogo due to the layout.I've never understood why EMC can't put their crap in a normal rack.
Or let you choose a rack model you want and they will put it all together for you then ship it to you.
What if your entire datacenter uses APC racks, then you have this non standard junker rack at the end of a row.
Checkpoint firewalls, core switching right now is redundant 4948E's with redundant 10g uplink to two 3750X stacks.What do you guys use for your firewalls? What about those switches you have the firewalls plugged into?