Rack Diagram Example: Simple Rack Diagram


This is a simple rack diagram for showing the structure of a server rack. It consists of a rack and five equipment, including a monitor and several severs. Rack diagrams help you determine the equipment and racks to select when making a purchase decision.

Use this rack diagram template as a starting point designing your rack structure. Click Use this Template to start editing. No prior registration required.

What is Rack Diagram?

A rack diagram can be used to design and document a rack of network equipment. When purchasing equipment, rack diagrams can help you determine which equipment and racks to buy.

How to draw a Rack Diagram?

The Rack Diagram tool of Visual Paradigm Online provides a rich set of symbols like servers, switches, monitor and more for rack design. There are also vendor specific elements for APC, Cisco, Dell, IBM, Oracle, F5, HP, etc. You can create a rack diagram by performing the steps below:

  1. Create a blank Rack Diagram.
  2. Create an empty rack by dragging a rack from palette onto your diagram.
  3. Drag any devices or equipments into the rack. Components being dragged into a rack will be automatically resized to fit the rack weight. They will also be stacked from top to bottom. You can drag and drop elements within the rack to re-arrange them.
  4. Resize the rack's height to add/remove unit slots.
  5. Once your diagram is complete, you can save it (File > Save as) to our cloud repository for future access. You can also export your work into image (JPG, PNG, PDF, SVG, etc) and share it with your co-workers.

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