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Site Preparation Checklist for the SRX1500 Firewall

Table 1 provides a checklist of tasks you need to perform when preparing a site for installing the SRX1500 Firewall.

Table 1: Site Preparation Checklist for SRX1500 Firewall Installation

Item or Task

Additional Information

Performed By




Measure distance between external power sources and device installation site.

SRX1500 Services Gateway Electrical Wiring Guidelines

Locate sites for connection of system grounding.

Connecting the SRX1500 Services Gateway Grounding Cable

Calculate the power consumption and requirements.

SRX1500 Services Gateway AC Power Supply Electrical Specifications and SRX1500 Services Gateway DC Power Supply Electrical Specifications


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

SRX1500 Services Gateway Environmental Specifications

Rack Installation

Verify that your rack meets the minimum requirements.

Rack Requirements

Plan rack location, including required space clearances.

If a rack is used, secure the rack to the floor and building structure.

Cabinet Installation

Verify that your cabinet meets the minimum requirements.

Cabinet Requirements

Plan the cabinet location, including required space clearances.


Acquire cables and connectors.

SRX1500 Services Gateway Supported AC Power Cords and SRX1500 Services Gateway DC Power Cable Specifications

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.