Once you've chosen which numbering scheme to implement within your Data Center, it is time to decide what objects to label and how.
The “what” is easy—label just about everything:
Power receptacles and circuit panels
Raised floor tiles
Individual servers and networking devices
Entire server rows
Major infrastructure components
Anything that needs to be located, serviced, replaced, or plugged in to by a Data Center user or someone who supports the room's functions should be labeled. The more relevant the information that is posted about a Data Center component, the easier it is to use the room's infrastructure correctly or to troubleshoot and remediate a problem. Even the most well thought out ...