Install the internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter
Use this information to install the internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter.
About this task
Read Installation guidelines to ensure that you work safely.
Power off the server and disconnect all power cords for this task.
Prevent exposure to static electricity, which might lead to system halt and loss of data, by keeping static-sensitive components in their static-protective packages until installation, and handling these devices with an electrostatic-discharge wrist strap or other grounding system.
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- Touch the static-protective package that contains the internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter to any unpainted surface on the outside of the server. Then, take the internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter out of the package and place it on a static-protective surface.
- Align the notches on the tray with the pins on the chassis, place down the internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter, and slightly slide it as shown to secure it on the chassis.Figure 1. Internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter installation
- Connect cables to the internal CFF RAID/HBA adapter. See CFF RAIR/HBA adapter cable routing and 2.5-inch/3.5-inch drive backplane cable routing (signal).
After you finish
Complete the parts replacement. See Complete the parts replacement.