Install a PCIe adapter
Use this information to install a PCIe adapter on the riser assembly or on the system board.
This topic contains the following information:
To identify the PCIe slots of your servers, see Rear view.
Your server supports PCIe slot 5 when two processors are installed.
PCIe slot 6 does not support PCIe adapters with external mini-SAS HD connectors.
Use only PCIe adapters provided by Lenovo. Lenovo makes no warranty regarding non-Lenovo products or services. For a list of supported PCIe adapters, see: Lenovo ServerProven website.
- Follow below PCIe slot selection priority when installing an Ethernet adapter or a converged network adapter:
Number of installed processors PCIe slot selection priority One processor 4, 2, 6, 3, 1 Two processors 4, 2, 6, 3, 5, 1