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|Sun ZFS Storage 7120, 7320, and 7420 Appliance Installation Guide|
This section provides enumerated steps for installing the Sun ZFS Storage 7120, 7320 or 7420 controllers into a rack using the rail assembly in the rack mount kit. Note that if your rack mount kit shipped with installation instructions, use those instructions instead.
Observe the following cautions:
Always load equipment into a rack from the bottom up so that it will not become top-heavy and tip over. Deploy the anti-tip bar to the prevent the rack from tipping during equipment installation.
Ensure that the temperature in the rack will not exceed the controller's maximum ambient rated temperatures. Consider the total airflow requirements of all equipment installed in the rack to ensure that the equipment is operated within its specified temperature range.
Refer to the Quick Setup poster that shipped with the product or the following sections for an overview of your controller.
7120 Overview - view component diagrams and specifications
7320 Overview - view component diagrams and specifications
7420 Overview - view component diagrams and specifications
To install the system, you need the following tools:
No. 2 Phillips screwdriver
ESD mat and grounding strap
Pencil, stylus, or other pointed device, for pushing front panel buttons
You also need a system console device, such as one of the following:
Patch panel connected to a terminal server
If the mounting brackets are shipped inside the slide rails, you must remove them before beginning this procedure, as follows.
Unpack the slide rails and locate the slide rail lock at the front of the assembly.
Squeeze and hold the tabs at top and bottom of the lock (1) while you pull the mounting bracket out to the stop.
Push the mounting bracket release button toward the front of the mounting bracket (2) while withdrawing the bracket from the assembly.
The following graphic illustrates the procedure for disassembling the 7120/7320 rail kit.
The following graphic illustrates the procedure for disassembling the 7420 rail kit.
The following graphic illustrates how to attach the 7120/7320 mounting brackets.
The following graphic illustrates how to attach the 7420 mounting brackets.
This procedure requires a minimum of two people because of the weight of the chassis. Attempting this procedure alone could result in equipment damage or personal injury. Always load equipment into rack from the bottom up.
The following graphic illustrates the 7120/7320 chassis insertion and slide rail locks usage.
The following graphic illustrates 7420 chassis insertion.
This procedure is completed from the back of the equipment rack.