Obtaining additional equipment and tools

Before installing the StorageGRID Webscale appliance, confirm you have all of the additional equipment and tools that you need.

You need the following additional equipment to install and configure the hardware:


Two screwdrivers

Phillips No. 2 screwdriver

Medium flat-blade screwdriver


ESD wrist strap

ESD wrist strap


Optical cable and SFP+ transceiver

Optical cables for the 10/25-GbE ports you plan to use

Optional: SFP28 transceivers if you want to use 25-GbE link speed


Ethernet cables

Ethernet cables

Service laptop


Service laptop

Supported web browser

SSH client, such as PuTTY

1-Gb (RJ-45) Ethernet port

Optional tools


Power drill and flashlight

Power drill with Phillips head bit

Flashlight

Mechanized lift for SG5760