Install the backplane for eight 2.5-inch hot-swap drives
Use this information to install the backplane for eight 2.5-inch hot-swap drives.
Touch the static-protective package that contains the new backplane to any unpainted surface on the outside of the server. Then, take the new backplane out of the package and place it on a static-protective surface.
Connect the cables to the backplane. See Server model with eight 2.5-inch SAS/SATA drives.
To install the backplane, complete the following steps:
- Align the two pins on the backplane with the corresponding holes in the chassis.
- Lower the backplane into the chassis. Ensure that the pins pass through the holes and the backplane is fully seated in place.