19. A 1U rack-mountable computing device comprising:a storage component configured to include one or more storage devices, wherein the storage component includes a first electrical connector assembly;
a processing component configured to include one or more microprocessors and be releasably coupleable to the storage component, wherein the processing component includes a second electrical connector assembly configured to releasably couple directly to the first electrical connector assembly of the storage component;
an input/output component configured to couple the 1U rack-mountable computing device to a network infrastructure and be releasably coupleable to the processing component; and
a coupling system configured to releasably couple the storage component, the processing component, and the input/output component;
wherein the network infrastructure includes one or more of: an Ethernet infrastructure, a fiber channel infrastructure, and an infiniband infrastructure; and
wherein the one or more storage devices includes one or more of: at least one hard disk drive, and at least one solid state storage device.