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Oracle® Servers X7-2 and X7-2L Installation Guide

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Updated: February 2019
 
 

Installation Procedure Overview

The following table lists the tasks you need to complete to install Oracle Server X7-2 or Oracle Server X7-2L.

Step
Description
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1
Review the product notes for any late-breaking information about the server.
2
  • Review the server site requirements, specifications, and components

  • Confirm that you received all the items you ordered

  • Familiarize yourself with electrostatic discharge (ESD) and safety precautions

  • Assemble the required tools and equipment

3
Review the server features.
4
Install any separately shipped optional components.
5
Review the server management features.
6
Install the server into a rack.
7
  • Attach cables and power cords to the server

  • Power on the server.

8
Connect to Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM).
9
Prepare storage drives and configure RAID.
10
If applicable, install one of the following operating systems or virtual machines:
  • Oracle Solaris

  • Oracle Linux

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux

  • Oracle VM Server

  • Windows Server

11
Review procedures for controlling system power.
12
Review procedures for getting the latest server firmware and software.
13
Troubleshoot installation issues.