About 42U

Over 25 Years of Customer Satisfaction

42U is a DirectNET, Inc. company. For 25+ years, DirectNET companies have helped over 140,000 clients with their data center infrastructure and energy efficiency needs. We proudly represent the market and technology leaders in data center cooling, power, environmental monitoring, KVM, server cabinet enclosures, and rack mount products. Our dedication, focus, and expertise has earned us the #1 VAR award and top reseller status with virtually all of the industry’s top manufacturers.


Since 1995, 140,000+ clients have entrusted their data center needs to 42U.
We commit to providing solutions that best meet your needs and improve overall efficiency.

 The 42U Advantage

Commitment to Energy Efficiency

We are committed to recommending and implementing products and strategies proven to maximize energy efficiency and minimize environmental impact. With our best-practice expertise in monitoring, airflow analysis, power, measurement, cooling, and best-of-breed efficiency technologies, we are able to help data center managers improve energy efficiency, reduce power consumption, and lower energy costs.

Customer Focused Approach

We believe in developing a true business relationship with all of our clients and giving you the attention, consideration, passion, and professionalism that you deserve.

Our complete discovery process helps us understand the unique requirements of your environment allowing us to make educated recommendations and develop the best solution for you.

Technical Expertise

Our team of experts understand not only facilities management, but the special requirements of mission critical facilities.

We are dedicated to help you create the most cost-effective solution that meets the demanding availability needs of your business.

Multi-Vendor & Technology Representation

We are vendor and technology independent, providing complete unbiased guidance on selecting and developing your server management solution.

This allows us to carefully assess each technology and evaluate and recommend the best solution for your application.

Turn Key Solutions

From start to finish, we will work closely with you to provide complete turn-key project assistance; from planning, budgeting, product selection and support, project delivery, and completion.

 Our Vendors, Partners, & Clients

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 Our Shared Wisdom

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