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ACX5448, ACX5448-D, and ACX5448-M Installation Overview

You can mount ACX5400 routers:

  • Flush with the front of a 19-in. four-post rack. Use the standard mounting brackets provided with the router for this configuration.

  • Recessed 2 in. (5 cm) from the front of a 19-in. four-post rack. Use the extension bracket provided in the standard mounting kit for this configuration. Recessed mounting is primarily used in enclosed cabinets.

To install and connect an ACX5400 router:

  1. Follow the instructions in Unpack an ACX5400 Router.
  2. Determine how the device is to be mounted.

    For instructions on flush or recessed mounting, see Mount an ACX5400 Router in a Rack or Cabinet.

  3. Follow the instructions in:
    1. Connect Earth Ground to ACX5400 Routers.
    2. Connect AC Power to an ACX5400 Router or Connect DC Power to an ACX5400 Router, as required.
    3. Register Products—Mandatory to Validate SLAs
  4. Perform Initial Software Configuration for the ACX5448, ACX5448-D, and ACX5448-M Routers.