Installing the SRX220 Services Gateway in a Rack

You can front-mount the SRX220 Services Gateway in a rack. Many types of racks are acceptable, including four-post (telco) racks, enclosed cabinets, and open-frame racks. For more information about the type of rack or cabinet into which theSRX220 Services Gateway can be installed, see SRX220 Services Gateway Rack Requirements.

Note: The rack-mounting kit is not shipped with the device and must be ordered separately.

  • If you are installing multiple devices in one rack, install the lowest one first and proceed upward in the rack.
  • Make sure that the rubber feet from the base of the chassis are removed for rack installation.

To install the device in a rack:

  1. Position a mounting bracket on each side of the chassis, as shown in Figure 7.

    Figure 7: Installation of SRX220 Services Gateway in a Rack — Attaching the Mounting Brackets

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  2. Use a number-1 Phillips screwdriver to install the screws that secure the mounting brackets to the chassis, as shown in Figure 7.
  3. Orient the power supply tray, as shown in Figure 8.

    Figure 8: SRX220 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Attaching the Power Supply Adapter Tray

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  4. Use a number-1 Phillips screwdriver to install the screws that secure the power supply tray to the chassis, as shown in Figure 8.
  5. Place the power supply adapter in the tray, as shown in Figure 9 and Figure 10.

    Figure 9: Positioning the Power Supply in the Tray (SRX220H Model)

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    Figure 10: Positioning the Power Supply in the Tray (SRX220H-POE Model)

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  6. Secure the power supply adapter to the tray with the large cable ties supplied, as shown in Figure 9 and Figure 10. Also, bundle the DC power cable neatly, and secure it to the cable tie loops on the tray and on the services gateway as shown.
  7. Have one person grasp the sides of the device, lift it, and position it in the rack.
  8. Align the bottom hole in each mounting bracket with a hole in each rack rail, as shown in Figure 11, making sure the chassis is level.

    Figure 11: SRX220 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Installing the Services Gateway in a Rack

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  9. Have a second person install a mounting screw into each of the two aligned holes. Use a number-3 Phillips screwdriver to tighten the screws.
  10. Install the second screw in each mounting bracket.
  11. Verify that the mounting screws on one side of the rack are aligned with the mounting screws on the opposite side and that the device is level.

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