Help us improve your experience.

Let us know what you think.

Do you have time for a two-minute survey?


SRX5400 Installation Overview


To install the SRX5400 Services Gateway:

  1. Prepare your installation site as described in Site Preparation Checklist for the SRX5400 Services Gateway.
  2. Review the safety guidelines explained in SRX5400 Services Gateway General Safety Guidelines and Warnings.
  3. Unpack the services gateway and verify the parts.
    1. Unpacking the SRX5400 Services Gateway
    2. Verifying the SRX5400 Services Gateway Parts Received
  4. Install the mounting hardware as described in Installing the SRX5400 Services Gateway Mounting Hardware for a Rack or Cabinet.
  5. Lift the services gateway on to the rack. Because of the weight of the services gateway, we recommend that you use a mechanical lift.
  6. Connect cables to the network and external devices.
  7. Connect the grounding cable as described in Grounding the SRX5400 Services Gateway . Warning

    To meet safety and electromagnetic interference (EMI) requirements and to ensure proper operation, you must properly ground the services gateway chassis before connecting power.

  8. Connect the AC power cord or DC power cables:
  9. Power on the services gateway:
  10. Perform the initial system configuration as described in Initially Configuring the SRX5400 Services Gateway.