Vertiv Geist Switched Rack PDU - Data Center rPDU - (18) C13 (6) C19 L21-30P - 30A 120/208V 8.6kW NEMA L21-30P U-Lock Receptacles Switched Rack Mount PDU

MFR PART #  VP8965
PART #  1009751
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The Vertiv Geist Switched Rack PDU VP8965 is a 30A, 120/208V WYE 0U vertical rack power distribution unit (PDU) with input power monitoring and outlet level switching. The VP8965 has 18 IEC C13 and 6 IEC C19 locking receptacles and a NEMA L21-30P plug providing 8.6kW of power capacity. This Switched rPDU allows you to turn off receptacles to avoid accidental overloads and power cycle equipment remotely to reboot unresponsive critical IT equipment. The hot-swappable Interchangeable Monitoring Device (IMD) displays current on the local LED display. It also supports Visible Light Communication (VLC) technology so you can view complete power usage data from a mobile device with the Vertiv rPDU Scanner application. The IMD includes ports for serial co mmunication, environmental monitoring, and dual ethernet ports. Simplify management of multiple PDUs with fault-tolerant daisy chaining or IP aggregation capabilities.


  • Switched Rack PDUs simplify power management and allow you to remotely reboot unresponsive IT equipment
  • No batch testing to ensure each rPDU meets standard of quality and functionality
  • Manage up to 100 rack-mount PDUs using a single IP address with Vertiv Intelligence Director
  • 18 C13 and 6 C19 receptacles with U-Lock to protect your network from harmful power loss caused by accidental dislodging of plugs
  • Add two years on top of the three-year warranty when you register your unit within 120 days after purchase


Number of Outlets 18
UNSPSC Code 39121017

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Spec Sheet

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