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Overview of Preparing the Site for the PTX5000

To prepare a site for PTX5000 installation:

  1. Verify that environmental factors such as temperature and humidity do not exceed PTX5000 tolerances.
  2. Verify that the site and installation plan meets all safety guidelines and requirements.
  3. Locate sites for connection of system grounding.
  4. Calculate the power consumption and requirements.
  5. Plan rack location, including required space clearances.
  6. Verify that the plan for power installation meets all electrical safety guidelines.
  7. Verify that your rack meets the minimum requirements for the installation of the PTX5000.
  8. Plan to secure the rack to the floor and building structure.
  9. Acquire cables and connectors:
  10. Plan the cable routing and management.