Deployment checklist for your Azure Stack Edge Pro GPU device
This article describes the information that can be gathered ahead of the actual deployment of your Azure Stack Edge Pro device.
Use the following checklist to ensure you have this information after you have placed an order for an Azure Stack Edge Pro device and before you have received the device.
|Device installation||Power cables in the package.
For US, an SVE 18/3 cable rated for 125 V and 15 Amps with a NEMA 5-15P to C13 (input to output) connector is shipped.
|For more information, see the list of Supported power cords by country|
|Customer needs to procure these cables.
For a full list of supported network cables, switches, and transceivers for device network cards, see Cavium FastlinQ 41000 Series Interoperability Matrix and Mellanox dual port 25G ConnectX-4 channel network adapter compatible products.
|First-time device connection|
|Device sign-in||Device administrator password, between 8 and 16 characters, including three of the following character types: uppercase, lowercase, numeric, and special characters.||Default password is Password1, which expires at first sign-in.|
|Network settings||Device comes with 2 x 1-GbE, 4 x 25-GbE network ports.
||Static IPv4 configuration requires IP, DNS server, and default gateway.|
|Compute network settings||Only static IPv4 configuration is supported.|
|(Optional) Web proxy settings|
|Firewall and port settings||If using firewall, make sure the listed URLs patterns and ports are allowed for device IPs.|
|(Recommended) Time settings||Configure time zone, primary NTP server, secondary NTP server.||Configure primary and secondary NTP server on local network.
If local server is not available, public NTP servers can be configured.
|(Optional) Update server settings||By default, public windows update server is used.|
|(Optional) Certificates||To test non-production workloads, use Generate certificates option
If you bring your own certificates including the signing chain(s), Add certificates in appropriate format.
|Configure certificates only if you change the device name and/or DNS domain.|
|Activation||Require activation key from the Azure Stack Edge Pro/ Data Box Gateway resource.||Once generated, the key expires in 3 days.|
Prepare to deploy your Azure Stack Edge Pro device.