Dell provides a comprehensive set of installation services for servers, storage and switches to free your IT staff form on-site installation tasks. These Installation Services provide the following benefits:
- Helps speed up deployment
- Supplies necessary expertise
- Helps minimize disruptions
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The Right Approach to Server Installation
Dell provides a comprehensive set of remote and on-site installation services for PowerEdge and PowerEdge SC servers to help reduce the time required to get your system up and running while making efficient use of your employees' time. These installation services help speed up deployment, supply necessary expertise for correct installation and help minimize disruptions to your business.
On-site hardware setup offers include external quality inspection, basic installation and mounting of your new PowerEdge or PowerEdge SC Server into a previously-assembled, Dell-supported rack.
Dell also offers remote and on-site setup for operating systems on new or existing Dell servers. Supporting operating systems include:
- Microsoft® Windows 2003® Server/Advanced Server
- Microsoft® Windows Small Business Server 2003
- Novell® NetWare®
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 & 4
- SuSE Linux 9
View the Server Installation Service Descriptions.
The Right Approach to Storage Installation
Our modular line of on-site PowerVault installation services includes all PowerVault Fibre Channel and SCSI storage products and Dell OpenManage storage configuration and management software. All PowerVault installation services include unpacking, quality inspection, interconnection with the host server and positioning of the new storage product into a previously-assembled Dell-supported rack.
View the Dell Storage Installation Service Descriptions.
Dell/EMC expands Dell's storage portfolio, adding new products to the existing line of Dell PowerVault storage solutions. Dell can manage every step of the installation process, so you can standardize on a single vendor who can track the process from order through configuration, helping your IT resources stay focused on other strategic initiatives.
View the Dell\EMC Storage Installation Service Descriptions.
The Right Approach to Switch Installation
Standard Installation provides installation of the PowerConnect switch, including installation into a Dell-supported rack (if required), connecting cables between the switch and attached servers and clients, and testing for proper connectivity.
You can get Advanced Installation on managed switches, which provide the same coverage as Standard Installation plus advanced configuration of all features outlined in the Users Guide: Password protection, System Manager, Port Manager, Address Manager, Spanning Tree, VLAN and Class of Service Setup, Port Trunking, Port Mirroring, SNMP, Multimedia Support, and Statistics.
View the Dell Switch Installation Service Descriptions.