Remove a Flash Riser Board
The server can be equipped with up to two hot-pluggable flash riser boards. Each
flash riser board contains an M.2 flash SSD.
Prepare the server for service.
Extend the server into maintenance position.
See Extend the Server to the Maintenance Position.
Attach an antistatic wrist strap to your wrist, and then to a metal
area on the chassis. See Take Antistatic Measures.
Remove the server top cover. See Remove the Server Top Cover.
To remove the flash riser board, do the following:
Rotate both riser board socket ejectors outward as far as they
The green power LED on the riser board is extinguished when you
open the socket ejectors.
Carefully lift the riser board straight up to remove it from the
Place the riser board on an antistatic mat. If required, perform the
procedures for removing the M.2 flash SSD from the flash riser board.
For instructions, see Identify and Remove an M.2 Flash SSD.