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Oracle® Server X6-2 Service Manual

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Updated: January 2018

Install the Oracle PCIe NVMe Switch Card in PCIe Slot 1

  1. Unpack the replacement PCIe NVMe switch card and retrieve the slot 1 PCIe riser.
  2. Reconnect the cables from the disk backplane to the switch card.

    When connecting the cables, be sure to match the labels on the cables (2/3 and 0/1) with the connector labels shown in the following figure.

    image:Figure showing how to install the PCIe NVMe switch card in PCIe                                 slot 1.
  3. Hold the riser in one hand and use your other hand to carefully insert the switch card connector into the Riser.
  4. Install the PCIe riser into the server.

    For instructions, see Install a PCIe Riser Into PCIe Slot 1 or 2.

  5. Return the server to operation.
    1. Close the server fan door.
    2. Return the server to the normal rack position.

      See Return the Server to the Normal Rack Position.

    3. Reconnect the data cables to the server and reconnect the power cords to the server power supplies.

      See Reconnect Data Cables and Power Cords.

    4. Power on the server.

      See Power On the Server.

      Verify that the Power/OK status indicator is steady on.