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Unpack boxes (SG5600)

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Before installing the StorageGRID appliance, unpack all boxes and compare the contents to the items on the packing slip.

  • SG5660 enclosure, a 4U chassis with 60 drives

    4U enclosure
  • SG5612 enclosure, a 2U chassis with 12 drives

    DE1600 2U chassis
  • 4U bezel or 2U endcaps

    4U bezel 2U Endcaps

  • NL-SAS drives


    Drives are preinstalled in the 2U SG5612, but not in the 4U SG5660 for shipment safety.

  • E5600SG controller

    E5600 controller
  • E2700 controller

    E2700 controller
  • Mounting rails and screws

    Mounting rail kit
  • Enclosure handles (4U enclosures only)

    Enclosure handles

Cables and connectors

The shipment for the StorageGRID appliance includes the following cables and connectors:

  • Power cords for your country

    Power cords

    The appliance ships with two AC power cords for connecting to an external power source, such as a wall plug. Your cabinet might have special power cords that you use instead of the power cords that ship with the appliance.

  • SAS interconnect cables

    Mini SAS cables

    Two 0.5-meter SAS interconnect cables with mini-SAS-HD and mini-SAS connectors.

    The square connector plugs into the E2700 controller, and the rectangular connector plugs into the E5600SG controller.