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Site Preparation Checklist for MX150

 

The checklist in Table 1 summarizes the tasks you need to perform when preparing a site for MX150 router installation.

Table 1: Site Preparation Checklist

Item or Task

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Performed by

Date

Environment

Verify that environmental factors such as temperature and humidity do not exceed device tolerances.

Environmental Requirements and Specifications for an MX150

  
Power

Measure distance between external power sources and device installation site.

   

Locate sites for connection of system grounding.

   

Calculate the power consumption and requirements.

AC Power Supply Specifications for an MX150

  
Hardware Configuration

Choose the number of devices you want to install.

MX150 Router Overview

  
Rack or Cabinet

Verify that your rack or cabinet meets the minimum requirements for the installation of the device.

Rack Requirements for an MX150

Cabinet Requirements for an MX150

  

Plan rack or cabinet location, including required space clearances.

Clearance Requirements for Airflow and Hardware Maintenance for an MX150

  

Secure the rack or cabinet to the floor and building structure.

   
Desk

Verify that the desk meets the minimum requirements for the installation of the device.

Requirements for Mounting an MX150 on a Desktop or Other Level Surface

  

Verify that there is appropriate clearance in your selected location.

Clearance Requirements for Airflow and Hardware Maintenance for an MX150

  
Wall

Verify that there is appropriate clearance in your selected location.

Clearance Requirements for Airflow and Hardware Maintenance for an MX150

  
Cables

Acquire cables and connectors:

  • Determine the number of cables needed based on your planned configuration.

  • Review the maximum distance allowed for each cable. Choose the length of cable based on the distance between the hardware components being connected.

   

Plan the cable routing and management.