Why Did This SAS Cable Fail?

Crooked SAS Cable Photo 2 (Why Does This SAS Cable Fail?)

Photo 1: Returned SAS Cables

Recently we had a customer request to return a large quantity of SAS cables they had purchased from Pactech. They reported these cables were defective. Pause for a second and observe the photo above and two photos below of the returned cables. What can you conclude?

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Design Your Own SATA Custom Cables with Pactech’s Configurator

SATA Custom Cable Configurator

When you try to design a perfect server or computer system, you may not have thought about choosing a perfect drive cable. A perfect drive cable can make a big difference in airflow and thermal performance for your server (especially for those 1U “pizza boxes”), and it translates to saving your electricity bill and extending the lifetime of cooling fans, drives, and other components in it.

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Welcome to the New Pactech

Data Center and Custom Cable Solutions

For the past few years, we have seen a growing number of our customers buying our products for large data center deployments. This trend well aligns with the prediction by Gartner, a well respected market research company for the IT industry, that worldwide IT spendings on data center will reach $144 billion worldwide in year 2015. As a result, we decided to launch a few key strategic initiatives to serve data center customers while strengthening our existing custom cable services.

In phase 1 of our plan today, Pactech is proud to announce the introduction of our new logo, the launch of our new website, and the opening of our new headquarters, to reflect our new initiatives.

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