This is for computers, not your reams of paper!
Sysadmin blog We always design our data centres and server rooms with the best of intentions.
Of course, space is at a premium in today's economy.
Leases are far from cheap, and many SMBs would like to use every extra square inch of space for products or raw materials instead of spare parts for IT.
They're working right next to their servers in the IT office, or they've got them stashed away in a closet and are constantly pushing their luck with the thermal profile.
The march of progress gives us everything from new CPUs to hyperconvergence – letting us do more with less – but getting our hands on those costs money.