This document introduces the Sun Firetrademark 15K/12K systems and describes the cabinet, the system, the configuration, the dynamic system domain configurability, the system boards, and the reliability, availability, and serviceability features.

How This Book Is Organized

Chapter 1 describes the systems and boards, the maximum configurations, and the interconnect architecture.

Chapter 2 describes the configurability, inter-domain networking, domain protection, and domain fault isolation.

Chapter 3 defines system error protection, describes the redundant components and system recovery, discusses the system controller technology, and explains the concurrent serviceability features of the systems.

Chapter 4 describes the heart of the system, which is the Suntrademark Fireplane interconnect assembly.

Chapter 5 describes the components within the systems.

Related Documentation

TABLE P-1 Related Documentation




Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Read Me First


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Getting Started


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Unpacking Guide


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Site Planning Guide


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Hardware Installation and De-Installation Guide


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Service Manual


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Service Reference I-Nomenclature


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Service Reference II-Component Numbering


Sun Fire 15K/12K Systems Carrier Plate Configurations

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