MX2020 Site Preparation Checklist
The checklist in Table 1 summarizes the tasks you must perform when preparing a site for router installation.
Table 1: MX2020 Site Preparation Checklist
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Verify that environmental factors such as temperature and humidity do not exceed router tolerances.
Measure distance between external power sources and router installation site.
Locate sites for connection of system grounding.
Calculate the power consumption and requirements.
Verify that your rack meets the minimum requirements for the installation of the router.
Note: There must be a minimum of 45U of usable rack space when installing the MX2020 router into a 45U rack.
Plan rack or cabinet location, including required space clearances.
Note: If you are installing the MX2020 router into a network cabinet, make sure that no hardware, device, rack, or cabinet component obstructs the 45U rack space from access during installation.
If a rack is used, secure rack to floor and building structure.
Acquire cables and transceivers:
Plan the cable routing and management.