5.2 Preparing Oracle Virtual Compute Appliance for Service

This section describes safety considerations and prerequisites for component replacement procedures.

Safety Precautions

For your protection, observe the following safety precautions when servicing your equipment:

Electrostatic Discharge Safety

Devices that are sensitive to electrostatic discharge (ESD), such as motherboards, PCIe cards, drives, processors, and memory cards require special handling.


Equipment Damage

Take antistatic measures and do not touch components along their connector edges.