Common Platforms

Standard Appliances

Standard Appliances

Platforms listed within this group consist of industry standard components which typically can be found off the shelf. Ciara also has its own custom design of these platforms further enabling our customers to drive down their costs of manufacturing while maintain proven platform performance.

Standard Rackmount Appliance
1U Rack mount standard, and short depth 19” servers. These will support multiple types of MOBO and drives
2U to 4U – Rack mount standard and short depth 19” server. As these servers are twice as high as the 1U server they may hold both more drives and more peripheral card options. As with the 1U, they will support multiple types of MOBO and drive combinations.
Tower and pedestal
These appliances are designed to be used as standalone and usually located outside of a data room.