Backplane for eight 2.5-inch hot-swap drives
Use this section to understand the connectors on the backplane and internal cable routing for server models with eight 2.5-inch hot-swap drives.
Figure 1. Connectors on the backplane for eight 2.5-inch hot-swap drives
|1 SAS 1 connector||2 Power connector||3 SAS 0 connector|
Figure 2. Cable routing for server models with eight 2.5-inch hot-swap drives
|1 Power cable||Power connector on the backplane||Backplane power connector 1 on the system board|
|2 SAS signal cable*||SAS 0 and SAS 1 connectors on the backplane|
*When Gen 4 HBA/RAID adapter is installed, ensure you use Gen 4 SAS signal cable (ThinkSystem SR530/SR570/SR630 2.5" SAS/SATA 8-Bay X40 RAID Cable Kit).