VideoX V3 R4ES Quick Installation Guide
Windows Server 2019 #
- VideoX V3 R4ES
- Rackmount Rail Kit
- Two AC power cords
Step 1 – Unpack the components
The VideoX V3 R4ES is shipped with the video storage hard drives installed in the chassis. Carefully remove the VideoX V3 R4ES from its shipping box.
Step 2 – Install the Rackmount Kit on the Chassis
A rackmount rail kit is included with VideoX V3 R4ES. Refer to the documentation shipped in the rackmount rail kit box.
Step 3 – Cabling the VideoX V3 R4ES
VideoX V3 R4ES models with redundant power supplies require two AC power sources. Connect both power cords. Only connect a monitor to the VGA port as well as a Keyboard and mouse to any available USB ports. Network connectivity is required during the operation of the VideoX V3 R4ES. Plug in at least one Ethernet cable into an Ethernet port of the VideoX V3 R4ES. A network cable can be connected to the BMC management port for later usage, but it is not required for basic operation.
Step 4 – Power on the server
To turn on VideoX V3 R4ES, press the power button located on the front-right of the VideoX V3 R4ES. Allow the VideoX V3 Enterprise to boot into Windows® 2019 Server operating system
Step 5 – Windows® Server 2019 Setup
Once the VideoX V3 Enterprise completely boots, follow the onscreen instructions to complete the configuration Windows® 2019 Server;
- Select the correct country/region, preferred app language, and keyboard layout that are appropriate. Click Next to continue.
- The product key is found on the Microsoft® Certificate of Authenticity (COA) label located on the front left corner of the appliance. Similar to the removable material commonly found on lottery tickets or prize vouchers, this concealment panel is designed to protect the consumer’s product key from being obtained and used by unauthorized individuals. Carefully scratch off the concealment coating with a fingernail or coin to reveal the entire product key.
Arxys is unable to recover or provide an alternate product key should the COA be damaged.
- Review and accept the Microsoft® Software License Terms and click Accept.
- Follow the instructions to set the administrative password for the appliance. Please note that the appliance ships without an administrative password. The password set here will create the only set of credentials that can be used to log into the appliance. Arxys is unable to reset this account.
Step 6 – Logging into the VideoX V3 R4ES
Follow the onscreen instructions to log in using the password set in step 5.
Step 7 – Installation of Video Management Software
The VideoX V3 R4ES can be shipped with various video management platform packages. If a specific VMS package was requested with the purchase of the appliance, the platform installation package will auto run when the system is first used. The platform installation packages will be located in the folder located at C:\ArxysSupport\VMS. For additional information on installing, licensing, and configuring VMS see the VMS documentation.
Microsoft® routinely release updates and patches to improve stability and security. Any updates released after the VideoX V3 R4ES has shipped will need to be applied.