Installing Hardware

  • 1.2 Install hardware using ESD best practices (boards, drives, memory, internal cables, etc.) These activities include:

    • Mount the rack installation

    • Cut and crimp network cabling

    • Install Uninterruptible Power Supply

    • Verify SCSI ID configuration and termination

    • Install external devices (e.g., keyboards, monitors, subsystems, modem rack, etc.)

    • Verify power-on via power-on sequence

Once the server hardware specialist has verified all the hardware for the network server, the next step is the actual installation of the hardware.

Electrostatic Discharge

Electrostatic discharge, better known as ESD, is a build up of electric charges on a body that can be transferred to another body upon contact. This buildup of electric charge can easily ...

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