This guide describes how to move and set up the Oracle Rack Cabinet 1242 and provides safety guidelines you must follow when working with the rack. For complete rack installation and service procedures, refer to the Oracle Rack Cabinet 1242 User’s Guide at:
For instructions on installing and cabling servers or equipment in the rack, refer to the equipment documentation.
Read the important hardware safety documents.
Use professional movers when unpacking and installing the rack.
Follow the procedures in the Oracle Rack Cabinet 1242 User's Guide and Oracle Rack Cabinet 1242 Power Distribution Units User's Guide.
When installing or servicing equipment in the rack, extend the anti-tilt bar and take antistatic precautions.
Load the heaviest items first from the bottom of the rack up. Secure each item before installing another item.
Ensure that the rack is adequately stabilized before servicing installed equipment, and extend only one piece of equipment out of the rack at a time.
For additional safety guidelines and warnings, refer to the online documentation.
For more information, refer to the unpacking procedures in the Oracle Rack Cabinet 1242 User's Guide.
Caution - Follow all unloading instructions carefully and never stand in the path of the rack, especially when rolling the rack down the ramps. Otherwise, serious personal injury or death might occur.
Caution - When unpacking the rack at the installation site, or when repackaging the rack to move the rack to a new location, verify that the leveling feet are up before moving the rack, and that the doors, if present, are closed and locked.
Caution - If you installed equipment into the rack before moving it, avoid tipping or rocking the rack as it can fall over and cause serious injury and equipment damage.
The green release tab on top of the anti-tilt bar automatically locks the bar in place when fully extended.
Caution - The rack shipping brackets are not for use for bracing or anchoring the rack during seismic events.