• Unpack your DAE

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    Unpack your DAE

    Unpack the (optional) disk-array enclosures

    Disk-array enclosures (DAEs) provide additional storage. The types of DAEs available are:

    • 3U 15 disk 3.5" drive DAE
    • 2U 25 disk 2.5" drive DAE

    DAEs are optional. If you have one or more DAEs in the system, verify that you have received all of the DAE components, including cables, bezel, rail kit, and mounting screws.

    Verifying shipping package contents

    Confirm that you received all necessary equipment needed to install the new 15-drive DAE.

    Verify that you received the following:
    Component
    Quantity
    Disk-array enclosure (DAE)
    Front view
    Disk-array enclosure front view
    Rear view Disk-array enclosure rear view
    1
    Snap in rail kit
    Snap in rails
    Snap in rail screws
    1 (includes 2 rails and 6 screws)
    Power cords (AC or DC)
    AC power cords
    Power cords

    DC power cords
    DC power cords
    2
    Bezel for disk-array enclosure (with key)
    Bezel for disk-array enclosure
    1
    SAS cables (either 1 meter or 2 meter copper) that connect disk-array enclosures to each other (1 meter cables) or to DPE (2 meter cables)
    SAS cables that connect disk-array enclosures to each other or to DPE
    2

    Verifying shipping package contents

    Confirm that you received all necessary equipment needed to install the new 25-drive DAE.

    Verify that you received the following:

    Component
    Quantity
    Disk-array enclosure (25-drive DAE)
    Front view
    25-drive DAE front
    Rear view
    25-drive DAE rear
    1
    Rail kit, including
    • Snap-in rails (2)
    • Screws (3 per rail)
    securing screws DAE rails
    1
    Power cords

    power cords
    2
    Bezel for disk-array enclosure (with key)
    bezel
    1
    mini-SAS HD cables (either 1 meter or 2 meter copper) that connect disk-array enclosures to each other (1 meter cables) or to DPE (2 meter cables)
    Mini-SAS HD cables that connect DAEs to each other or to DPE
    2