A hot-service component can be serviced while the server is operating at full-power mode. For more information about component serviceability, see Component Serviceability Requirements.
This procedure describes how to prepare the server to remove, replace, or install the following hot-service components:
Dual PCIe Card Carriers (DPCCs)
Before You Begin
Important: Review the Sun Server X4-8 Product Notes for hardware-related information before performing removal and installation procedures.
Direct a web browser to Oracle ILOM using the IP address of the server SP and log in as root or a as user with administrator privileges. See Oracle X4 Series Servers Administration Guide.
The Summary screen appears.
This action activates the Locator indicator on the server front panel. For other options, see Managing the Locator Indicator.
Set up a space where you can set components. The space needs to be ESD safe. See Performing Electrostatic Discharge and Static Prevention Measures.