This job dimension covers the pre-installation and installation of network server hardware, and it is the topic of 17% of the exam questions. The main points follow:
The installation process starts with the installation plan, which should specify the role of the network server, where the network server will be installed, and what software (including the network operating system) should be installed.
All the network server hardware should be on the hardware compatibility list (HCL) provided by the network server operating system vendor.
The server hardware specialist should verify that the installation site for the network server has adequate power (and that it is of the correct voltage and amperage) and cooling to support the ...