1. An apparatus for moving datacenter equipment in a vertical orientation, comprising:a plurality of equipment lifting components, each of them mountable to an item of equipment;
a power supply;
a relay control in electrical communication with each of the plurality of equipment lifting components; and
a remote control in electrical communication with the relay control and configured to control the action of each of the plurality of equipment lifting components;
an equipment lifting component comprising an actuator frame having a lifting foot located at the base of said actuator frame and configured to support an item of equipment at the base of said item of equipment during a lifting action; and
one or more pairs of retention notches located on the back portion of said actuator frame.