W A R N I N G
To avoid personal injury or product damage, read the safety warnings
on page 2-5 and installation precautions on page 2-6 and follow the
rack mounting guidelines on
more persons are required to handle and mount the 8212zl.
Follow these easy steps to install your switch. The rest of this chapter provides
details on these steps.
N o t e
Prepare the installation site
environment into which you will be installing the switch is properly
prepared including having the correct network cabling ready to connect
to the switch, and having a good location for the switch. See
some installation precautions.
Mount the switch
chassis, therefore ProCurve Networking recommends mounting the
empty chassis before populating it with modules or power supplies. It can
be mounted in a 19-inch telco rack, in an equipment cabinet, or on a
horizontal surface. An optional Rail Mounting Kit (5070-0145) is available
for mounting the Series 8200zl Switch in a cabinet suitable for shipping.
See the installation details for more information.
Install switch modules
universal slots for installing any of the ProCurve Switch zl modules.
Depending on where you will install your Series 8200zl Switch, it may be
easier to install the modules first. The modules are "hot swappable"
though, so they can also be installed and removed after the switch is
Make sure you use only ProCurve Switch zl Modules in your Series 8200zl
Install power supplies
up to four power supplies. It may be easier to install the power supplies
before mounting the switch. The switch must have at least one power
supply to operate.
Installing the Series 8200zl Switch
2-9. Due to product weight, two or
2-7). Make sure the physical
2-9). The Series 8200zl Switch is a large heavy
2-14). The Series 8200zl Switch has 12
2-17). The Series 8200zl Switch supports