US Patent No. 10,433,453

SYSTEM FOR SEALINGLY COUPLING GROUPS OF SERVER CABINETS


Patent No. 10,433,453
Issue Date October 01, 2019
Title System For Sealingly Coupling Groups Of Server Cabinets
Inventorship Perry D. Franz, Elk Mound, WI (US)
Assignee Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP, Houston, TX (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,433,453

1. A method of installing computer equipment in a space, the method comprising:mounting a first cabinet with at least one server on a first remote actuated leveling mechanism, the first cabinet having a first back end, a first front end, and a vacuum engine;
mounting a second cabinet with at least one server on a second remote actuated leveling mechanism, the second cabinet having a second back end and a second front end;
positioning the first and second cabinets so that the first back end and second back end are spaced apart by a first distance, the first and second cabinets being positioned so that the first front end and second front end are spaced apart by a second distance, the first distance being smaller than the second distance;
operating at least one of the remote actuated leveling mechanisms to vertically move a portion of the first back end, a portion of the second back end, or portions of both the first and second back ends; and
activating the vacuum engine of the first cabinet to sealingly couple the first back end with the second back end of the second cabinet.