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Oracle® Server Safety and Compliance Guide

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Updated: August 2020

Safety Precautions

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

  • Follow all cautions and instructions marked on the equipment.

  • Ensure that the voltage and frequency of your power source match the voltage and frequency inscribed on the equipment’s electrical rating label.

  • Never push objects of any kind through openings in the equipment. Dangerous voltages may be present. Conductive foreign objects could produce a short circuit that could cause fire, electric shock, or damage to your equipment.

  • This product is intended for restricted access whereby access is controlled through the use of a means of security (for example, key, lock, tool, badge access) and personnel authorized for access have been instructed on the reasons for the restrictions and any precautions that need to be taken.

  • Do not directly connect this product to outdoor metallic communications cables. Always connect the product to outdoor metallic communications cables using a protection device that is designed for direct connection to outdoor metallic communications cables (such as a switch or router), or use optical non-metallic communications cables upon leaving the building.

  • Do not directly connect this product to outdoor power cables.

    • For AC Power, connect the product only to an indoor power distribution system that uses current-limiting circuit breakers for AC power.

    • For DC Power, connect the product only to earthed power systems that are completely contained within one building.

  • Required or recommended use of hearing protection devices in the workplace vary among global regions. Check your local regulations for noise level exposure limits in the workplace that apply to your installation of Oracle equipment and appropriate use of personal protection equipment.