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Install the EDSFF drive cage

Use this information to install the EDSFF drive cage.

About this task



  1. Make sure the EDSFF drive backplane is installed in the compute node. See Install the EDSFF drive backplane assembly.
  2. Install the EDSFF drive cage.
    1. Align the EDSFF drive cage with the hot-swap drive cage.
    2. Push the EDSFF drive cage into the hot-swap drive cage until hearing a click sound.
      Figure 1. EDSFF storage cage installation
      EDSFF storage cage installation
After you finish
  1. Reinstall the front bezel. See Install the front bezel.

  2. Reinstall the EDSFF drives and fillers. See Install an EDSFF hot-swap drive.


    When pushing the EDSFF drives into the drive bay, touch only the EDSFF drive handle and carefully avoid touching other parts of the EDSFF drive. Touching parts of the EDSFF drive other than its handle when installed may cause damages to the drive.

  3. Proceed to complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.

Demo video

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