Product Documentation

Hardware Installation

Aug 02, 2017


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The following sections describe the hardware installation and initial configuration for all NetScaler hardware platforms.

Hardware Platforms

Describes the NetScaler hardware platforms and provides detailed information about each platform and its components.

Preparing for Installation

Describes how to unpack the NetScaler appliance and prepare the site and rack for installing the appliance. Lists the cautions and warnings that you should review before you install the appliance.

Installing the Hardware

Describes the steps to install the rails, mount the hardware, connect the cables, and turn on the appliance.

Initial Configuration

Describes how to perform initial configuration of your NetScaler appliance and assign management and network IP addresses.

Lights Out Management Port of the NetScaler Appliance

Describes the different operations you can perform on your NetScaler appliance by using the Lights Out Management Port.

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