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Oracle® Servers X8-2 and X8-2L Installation Guide

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Updated: July 2020

Logistics Checklist

Complete the following checklist to ensure that the logistics requirements are met for the data center where the server will be installed.

Logistics Checklist Considerations
Do you have contact information for the data center personnel?
Is there security or access control for the data center?
Are there any security background checks or security clearances required for vendor personnel to access the data center? If yes, then do you have a recommended agency?
Are there any additional security access issues?
Is computer room access available for installation personnel?
Are laptops, cell phones, and cameras allowed in the data center?
Does the building have a delivery dock?
Is there a delivery/unpacking/staging area, and is it protected from environmental elements?
Is the unpacking area air-conditioned to avoid thermal shock for various hardware components?
Will sufficient moving personnel be available to install the hardware?
Are you prepared for uncrating and trash removal?
Are there any restrictions on delivery truck length, width, or height?
Are cardboard boxes and other packing material allowed in the computer room?
Is there a time constraint on dock access? If yes, then the provide time constraints.
Is a tail lift required of the delivery carrier to unload the equipment at the delivery dock?
Will any of the following items be required to place equipment in the computer room?
  • Stair walkers

  • Lifters

  • Ramps

  • Steel plates

  • Floor covers

Does the delivery carrier require any special equipment, such as non-floor damaging rollers, transport dollies, pallet jacks, or fork lifts?

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