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Unpacking and Mounting the SRX300

Unpacking the SRX300 Services Gateway

The SRX300 Services Gateway is shipped in a cardboard carton and secured with foam packing material. The carton also contains an accessory box and quick-start instructions.

To unpack the SRX300 Services Gateway:

  1. Move the cardboard carton to a staging area as close to the installation site as possible, where you have enough room to remove the components from the chassis.
  2. Position the cardboard carton with the arrows pointing up.
  3. Carefully open the top of the cardboard carton.
  4. Remove the foam covering the top of the services gateway.
  5. Remove the accessory box.
  6. Verify the parts received against the lists in Verifying Parts Received with the SRX300 Services Gateway.
  7. Store the brackets and bolts inside the accessory box.
  8. Save the shipping carton and packing materials in case you need to move or ship the services gateway at a later time.

Verifying Parts Received with the SRX300 Services Gateway

The SRX300 Services Gateway shipment package contains a packing list. Check the parts in the shipment against the items on the packing list. The packing list specifies the part numbers and carries a brief description of each part in your order.

If any part is missing, contact a customer service representative.

Table 1 lists the inventory of components supplied with the SRX300 device.

Note:

The parts shipped with your services gateway can vary depending on the configuration you ordered.

Table 1: Parts List for a Fully Configured SRX300 Services Gateway

Component

Quantity

SRX300 services gateway

1

CAT5E cable and DB9-to-RJ45 adapter

1

USB console cable with Type-A and Mini-B USB plugs

1

Documentation Roadmap

1

How to Set Up Your SRX300 Services Gateway (Quick Start)

1

Power supply adapter and power cord

1

End User License Agreement

1

Installing the SRX300 Services Gateway on a Desk

You can mount an SRX300 Services Gateway on a desk or any other level surface horizontally or vertically. The four rubber feet attached to the chassis provide stability. Before mounting an SRX300 Services Gateway on a desk or level surface:

Follow these guidelines when installing the SRX300 Services Gateway on a desk:

The horizontal position is the standard installation position. To install the device in a horizontal position:

  1. Make sure that the rubber feet are attached to the chassis.
  2. Place the device on a desk with the Juniper Networks logo, which is embossed on the top cover, facing up.

Installing the SRX300 Services Gateway on a Wall

You can mount an SRX300 Services Gateway on a wall. The four rubber feet attached to the chassis provide stability. Before mounting the SRX300 Services Gateway on a wall:

Note:

The wall-mounting kit is not shipped with the device and must be ordered separately.

To install the device on a wall:

  1. Place the device on a flat, level surface with the Juniper Networks logo, which is embossed on the top cover, facing up. Ensure that the rubber feet are attached to the bottom of the chassis.
  2. Position a mounting bracket on each side of the chassis as shown in Figure 1.
    Figure 1: Attaching Wall-Mount BracketsAttaching Wall-Mount Brackets
  3. Use a number-2 Phillips screwdriver to install the screws that secure the mounting brackets to the chassis.
  4. If you are using wall anchors to support the chassis, install two pairs of anchors on the wall with the mounting brackets attached.
  5. Have one person grasp the sides of the device, lift it, and position it on the wall. Figure 2 shows the four different orientations in which you can mount the services gateway on a wall.
    Figure 2: Orienting the SRX300 Services Gateway on a WallOrienting the SRX300 Services Gateway on a Wall
  6. Have a second person install two pairs of mounting screws through the bracket holes on either side of the device to secure it to the wall.
  7. Verify that the mounting screws on one side are aligned with the mounting screws on the opposite side and that the device is level (see Figure 3).
    Figure 3: Mounting the SRX300 Services Gateway on a WallMounting the SRX300 Services Gateway on a Wall

Installing the SRX300 Services Gateway in a Rack

You can front-mount the SRX300 Services Gateway in a rack. Many types of racks are acceptable, including four-post (telco) racks, enclosed cabinets, and open-frame racks. For more information about the type of rack or cabinet the SRX300 Services Gateway can be installed in, see SRX300 Services Gateway Rack Size and Strength Requirements.

Note:

The rack-mounting kit is not shipped with the device and must be ordered separately.

Note:

If you are installing multiple devices in one rack, install the lowest one first and proceed upward in the rack. Ensure that the rubber feet from the base of the chassis are removed for rack installation.

Before mounting the SRX300 Services Gateway in a rack:

To install the device in a rack:

  1. Position a mounting bracket on each side of the chassis as shown in Figure 4.
    Note:

    The SRX300 Services Gateway cannot be center-mounted in racks.

    Figure 4: SRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Positioning the Mounting BracketsSRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Positioning the Mounting Brackets
  2. Use a number-2 Phillips screwdriver to install the screws that secure the mounting brackets and power supply adapter tray to the chassis as shown in Figure 5.
    Figure 5: SRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Securing the Mounting Brackets and Power Supply Adapter TraySRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Securing the Mounting Brackets and Power Supply Adapter Tray
  3. Place the power supply adapter in the tray as shown in Figure 6.
    Figure 6: SRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Positioning the Power Supply Adapter TraySRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Positioning the Power Supply Adapter Tray
  4. Have one person grasp the sides of the device, lift it, and position it in the rack.
  5. Align the bottom hole in each mounting bracket with a hole in each rack rail as shown in Figure 7, making sure the chassis is level.
    Figure 7: SRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Positioning the SRX300 Services Gateway in a RackSRX300 Services Gateway Rack Installation — Positioning the SRX300 Services Gateway in a Rack
  6. Have a second person install a mounting screw into each of the two aligned holes. Tighten the mounting screws.
  7. Install the second screw in each mounting bracket.
  8. Verify that the mounting screws on one side of the rack are aligned with the mounting screws on the opposite side and that the device is level.