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T640 Router Installation Summary


It is important to proceed through the installation process in the following order:

  1. Prepare your installation site.

    See T640 Site Preparation Checklist .

  2. Review the safety guidelines.

    See General Safety Guidelines for Juniper Networks Devices.

  3. Unpack the router and verify the parts received.

    Unpacking the T640 Router.

  4. Install the mounting hardware.

    See Installing the T640 Mounting Hardware for a Four-Post Rack or Cabinet or Installing the T640 Mounting Hardware for an Open-Frame Rack.

  5. Install the router.

    See Mounting the T640 Chassis Using a Mechanical Lift or Installing the T640 Chassis in the Rack Manually.

  6. Ground the router.

    See Connecting the T640 Grounding Cable .

  7. Connect the router to a management device.

    See Connecting the T640 Router to a Management Console or Auxiliary Device.

  8. Power on the router.

    See Powering On a DC-Powered T640 Router.

  9. Perform the initial system configuration.

    See Initially Configuring the T640 Router.