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Oracle® Exadata Storage Server X5-2 Extreme Flash Service Manual

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Updated: January 2018

Remove the Storage Server From the Rack


Caution  -  The storage server weighs approximately 63 pounds (28.5 kg). Two people are required to unmount and carry the chassis.

  1. Disconnect all the cables and power cords from the storage server.
  2. Remove the cable management arm (CMA).

    For instructions for removing the CMA, see the Remove the Cable Management Arm in Oracle Exadata Storage Server X5-2 Extreme Flash Installation Guide.

  3. Extend the storage server to the maintenance position.

    See Extend the Storage Server to the Maintenance Position.

  4. From the front of the storage server, pull the green slide-rail release tabs toward the front of the storage server, and pull the storage server out of the rack until it is free of the rack rails [1 and 2].

    A slide-rail release tab is located on each slide-rail.

    image:Figure showing the storage server being removed from the                         chassis.
  5. Set the storage server on a sturdy work surface.

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