Basic rackmount PDUs have the form factor and receptacle choices to meet the needs of the demanding data center architect. Basic models feature Eaton's patented IEC outlet grip plug retention, color-coded outlet sections, a low-profile form factor, branch circuit protection and a high operating temperature threshold.
A “U” or “RU” refers to the unit of measurement for racks, PDUs, and UPS products. Rack unit size is defined by the Electronic Industries Alliance (EIA). 1U is equal to 1.75” or 44.45mm. Many rack power distribution units come in 0U (vertical mounting), 1U or 2U (horizontal mounting).
Yes, the Eaton Rack PDU products have universal mounting hardware that will allow it to mount into our competitor’s products. Our tool-less mounting buttons allow the PDUs to seamlessly mount no matter the enclosure.