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ACX500 Installation Overview

 

Installing and Connecting an ACX500 Indoor Router Overview

To install and connect an ACX500 indoor router:

  1. Unpack the router and verify the parts received. See Unpacking the ACX500 Router.
  2. Install the router. See Installing the ACX500 Indoor Router in a Rack.
  3. Ground the router. See Connecting the ACX500 Router to Earth Ground.
  4. Connect power to the router.
  5. Connect the router to external devices. See:
  6. Perform initial configuration of the router. See Configuring Junos OS on the ACX500 Router.

Installing and Connecting an ACX500 Outdoor Router Overview

Note

The information provided in this topic is applicable for both the ACX500 outdoor router variants—ACX500 outdoor router and ACX500 outdoor router with PoE.

Based on your need, you can install the ACX500 outdoor router in one of the following ways:

  • Mounting the ACX500 Outdoor Router on a Pole — You can mount the ACX500 outdoor router on a suitable telephone or an electrical pole with help of the pole-mounting kit. The pole-mounting kit is sold separately. It is not shipped with the ACX500 outdoor router.

  • Mounting the ACX500 Outdoor Router on a Wall — You can mount the ACX500 outdoor router on a suitable wall with the help of a wall-mounting kit. The wall-mounting kit is sold separately. It is not shipped with the ACX500 outdoor router.

To install and connect an ACX500 outdoor router:

  1. Unpack the router and verify the parts received. See Unpacking the ACX500 Router.
  2. Install the router.
  3. Ground the router. See Connecting the ACX500 Router to Earth Ground.
  4. Connect power to the router.
  5. Connect and secure the interface cables to the router. See Weatherproofing the ACX500 Outdoor Router.
  6. Connect the router to external devices. See:
  7. Perform initial configuration of the router. See Configuring Junos OS on the ACX500 Router.