Caution - The procedures in this section should not be used to service the internal HBA card (Oracle Storage 12 Gb/s SAS PCIe RAID HBA card) that is located in PCIe slot 4 or the optional Oracle PCIe NVMe switch card that is located in PCIe slot 1. The internal HBA card and the Oracle PCIe NVMe switch card are Field Replaceable Units (FRUs) and should not be serviced by customers. These cards should be serviced only by qualified Oracle Services personnel.
Caution - These procedures require that you handle components that are sensitive to electrostatic discharge. This sensitivity can cause the components to fail. To avoid damage, ensure that you follow antistatic practices as described in Take Antistatic Measures.
Caution - Ensure that all power is removed from the server before removing or installing PCIe cards. You must disconnect all power cables from the system before performing these procedures.
This section the following topics and procedures: