Used Server Bezels
A server bezel is a component often found in rack-mounted server equipment and data centers, designed to fit over the front face of the server. Bevels have evolved in the past 20 years in terms of utility within server configurations. They are not merely decorative or protective covers but serve several essential functions in server management and maintenance such as:
- Security: Bezels often come with locking mechanisms to prevent unauthorized access to the server's critical components such as drives, preventing unintended disruptions or data breaches.
- Airflow Management: Advanced bezels are designed to optimize the airflow across the server components, helping in maintaining the right temperature and ensuring the longevity and reliability of the equipment.
- Dust and Debris Protection: The bezel acts as a first line of defense against environmental contaminants like dust, aiding in keeping sensitive internal components clean and functioning correctly.
- Customization and Identification: Bezels can be customized with branding, labels, or color-coding, helping IT personnel to quickly identify and manage servers within a dense and complex data center environment.
- Noise Reduction: Some bezels are designed to reduce the operational noise produced by the server, which is crucial in environments where servers are operated in close proximity to workspaces.
- Aesthetic Consistency: In professional or customer-facing environments, bezels help in maintaining a clean and consistent appearance, projecting an image of professionalism and attention to detail.
Browse through our available bezels above. We currently only stock a small number of them for loose purchase, as we save them for fully built-out server configurations.