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Oracle® Server X6-2 Installation Guide

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Updated: January 2021

Space Requirements

The Oracle Server X6-2 is a 1 rack unit (1U) server. For physical dimensions, see Server Physical Specifications.

The server can be installed into a four-post rack cabinet that conforms to ANSI/EIA 310-D-1992 or IEC 60927 standards, such as Oracle's Sun Rack II. All Oracle racks have the same space requirements. The specifications for Oracle's Sun Rack II are listed in the following table.

Table 2  Oracle's Sun Rack II Models 1242 and 1042 Specifications
Usable rack units
199.8 cm (78.66 inches)
Width (with side panels)
60 cm (23.62 inches)
Depth Model 1242

Depth is measured from front door handle to rear door handle.

Depth Model 1042

Depth is measured from front door handle to rear door handle.

120 cm (47.24 inches)
105.8 cm (41.66 inches)
Weight Model 1242
Weight Model 1042
150.6 kg (332 lbs)
123.4 kg (272 lbs)
Maximum dynamic load
1005 kg (2215 lbs)

The minimum ceiling height for the cabinet is 230 cm (90 inches), measured from the true floor or raised floor, whichever is higher. An additional 91.4 cm (36 inches) is for top clearance. The space above the cabinet and its surroundings must not restrict the movement of cool air between the air conditioner and the cabinet, or the movement of hot air coming out of the top of the cabinet.

The following sections provide additional space requirements: