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Oracle® Servers X8-2 and X8-2L Installation Guide

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Updated: January 2020
 
 

Index

A

AC power
mainindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
standbyindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
access route and data center checklistindex iconAccess Route and Data Center Checklist
agency complianceindex iconAgency Compliance
airflow requirementsindex iconVentilation and Cooling Requirements

B

back panel
connectionsindex iconX8-2L Back Panel Features
connectorsindex iconX8-2 Back Panel Connectors and Ports
portsindex iconX8-2 Back Panel Connectors and Ports
BIOS Setup Utilityindex iconViewing Installed Oracle Flash Accelerator F640 PCIe Cards in BIOS Setup Utility
BIOS setup utility (UEFI)index iconUnified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI)

C

cable connectors
location
index iconX8-2L Back Panel Connectors and Ports
index iconX8-2 Back Panel Connectors and Ports
cable management arm (CMA)
installing on serverindex iconInstall the Cable Management Arm (Optional)
uninstallingindex iconRemove the Cable Management Arm
cable ports
location
index iconX8-2L Back Panel Connectors and Ports
index iconX8-2 Back Panel Connectors and Ports
cabling
required connectionsindex iconCabling Requirements
cabling, required cable connectionsindex iconConnecting Cables and Applying Power
chassis, aligning mounting bracket withindex iconInstall Mounting Brackets on the Server
checklist
access routeindex iconAccess Route and Data Center Checklist
auto service requestindex iconAuto Service Request Checklist
data center environmentindex iconData Center Environment Checklist
facility powerindex iconFacility Power Checklist
rackmountindex iconRackmount Checklist
safetyindex iconSafety Checklist
circuit breaker and UPS guidelinesindex iconCircuit Breaker and UPS Guidelines
clearance, airflowindex iconVentilation and Cooling Requirements
componentsindex iconServer Features and Components
connectorsindex iconServer Features and Components
connectors, location
back panelindex iconX8-2 Back Panel Features
front panelindex iconX8-2 Front Panel Features

D

data center environment checklistindex iconData Center Environment Checklist
diagnosticsindex iconResources for Troubleshooting and Diagnostics
documentation
for Oracle Hardware Management Packindex iconOracle Hardware Management Pack
Oracle ILOMindex iconUsing Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM)

E

electrical power requirementsindex iconElectrical Requirements
environmental
requirementsindex iconEnvironmental Requirements
ESD precautionsindex iconESD Precautions
Ethernet portsindex iconEthernet Ports
cablingindex iconCabling Requirements
configuringindex iconConfiguring Oracle Server X8-2 Network Media
pinoutsindex iconCabling Requirements
external cables, connecting
index iconX8-2L Back Panel Connectors and Ports
index iconX8-2 Back Panel Connectors and Ports

F

facility power guidelinesindex iconFacility Power Guidelines
featuresindex iconServer Features and Components
first-time log in
Oracle ILOMindex iconLog In to Oracle ILOM Using a Local Serial Connection

G

Gigabit Ethernet connectors
index iconConfiguring Oracle Server X8-2 Network Media
index iconEthernet Ports
graceful power off
index iconPower the Host On and Off Using Oracle ILOM
index iconPower Off the Host Using the On/Standby Button
guidelines
circuit breaker and UPSindex iconCircuit Breaker and UPS Guidelines
facility powerindex iconFacility Power Guidelines
groundingindex iconGrounding Guidelines
humidityindex iconHumidity Guidelines
maintenance spaceindex iconMaintenance Space Requirements
receiving and unpackingindex iconReceiving and Unpacking Requirements
temperatureindex iconTemperature Guidelines
ventilationindex iconVentilation and Cooling Requirements

H

Hardware Management Pack
documentationindex iconInstalling Updates Using Other Methods
overviewindex iconOracle Hardware Management Pack
hot-plugging USB portsindex iconCabling Requirements
humidity guidelinesindex iconHumidity Guidelines

I

immediate power off
index iconPower the Host On and Off Using Oracle ILOM
index iconPower Off the Host Using the On/Standby Button
indicators (LED)
back panelindex iconX8-2L Back Panel Features
front panelindex iconX8-2L Front Panel Features
indicators (LEDs)
back panelindex iconX8-2 Back Panel Features
front panelindex iconX8-2 Front Panel Features
installation prerequisitesindex iconInstallation Prerequisites
installation task overviewindex iconInstallation Procedure Overview
installing
cable management armindex iconInstall the Cable Management Arm (Optional)
mounting bracketsindex iconInstall Mounting Brackets on the Server
slide-rail assembliesindex iconInstall the Server Into the Slide-Rail Assemblies
installing server
ESD precautionsindex iconESD Precautions
into a rackindex iconInstalling the Server Into a Rack
optional componentsindex iconOptional Component Installation
tool requiredindex iconTools and Equipment
inventory, ship kitindex iconShipping Inventory
IPMIindex iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
IPv4index iconTest the IPv4 or IPv6 Network Configuration
IPv6index iconTest the IPv4 or IPv6 Network Configuration

L

locallyindex iconLog In to Oracle ILOM Using a Local Serial Connection
logging in using Oracle ILOMindex iconLog In to Oracle ILOM Using a Local Serial Connection
logging into Oracle ILOMindex iconAccessing Oracle ILOM

M

main power modeindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
maintenance space guidelinesindex iconMaintenance Space Requirements
management toolsindex iconServer Management
marking rackmount locationindex iconMark the Rackmount Location
messages retention, limits ofindex iconCabling Requirements
minimum cable connectionsindex iconCabling Requirements
mounting brackets, installingindex iconInstall Mounting Brackets on the Server
multiple server management toolsindex iconMultiple Server Management Tools
My Oracle Support
using to download software release packagesindex iconOptions for Accessing Firmware and Software Updates

N

NET MGT port
pinoutsindex iconNET MGT Port
network configuration
IPv4
testingindex iconTest the IPv4 or IPv6 Network Configuration
IPv6
testingindex iconTest the IPv4 or IPv6 Network Configuration

O

On/Standby button, locationindex iconPower On the Host Using the On/Standby Button
Operating Systemindex iconInstalling an Operating System
optimal range
humidityindex iconHumidity Guidelines
Oracle Flash Accelerator F640 PCIe Cardindex iconViewing Installed Oracle Flash Accelerator F640 PCIe Cards in BIOS Setup Utility
Oracle ILOM
cabling forindex iconServer Management Connection Options
logging inindex iconAccessing Oracle ILOM
modifying service processor network settingsindex iconModifying Network Settings
overviewindex iconOracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM)
powering the host on and offindex iconPower the Host On and Off Using Oracle ILOM
resetting the serverindex iconReset the Server Using Oracle ILOM
resetting the service processorindex iconReset the Service Processor Using Oracle ILOM
Oracle ILOM interfaces
connectionindex iconConnecting to Oracle ILOM
SNMP v3index iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
SSH command-lineindex iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
web browserindex iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
Oracle Server X8-2 back panel
connectorsindex iconX8-2 Back Panel Features
featuresindex iconX8-2 Back Panel Features
Oracle Server X8-2 front panel
connectorsindex iconX8-2 Front Panel Features
featuresindex iconX8-2 Front Panel Features
Oracle Server X8-2L back panel
connectorsindex iconX8-2L Back Panel Features
Oracle Server X8-2L front panel featuresindex iconX8-2L Front Panel Features

P

physical specifications
index iconRackmount Checklist
index iconFacility Power Checklist
pinouts
NET MGT portindex iconNET MGT Port
SER MGT portindex iconSER MGT Ports
USB portsindex iconUSB Port
portsindex iconServer Features and Components
cable
index iconX8-2L Back Panel Connectors and Ports
index iconX8-2 Back Panel Connectors and Ports
ethernetindex iconEthernet Ports
NET MGT
index iconConnect Cables and Power Cords
index iconX8-2L Back Panel Features
networkindex iconConfiguring Oracle Server X8-2 Network Media
SER MGT
index iconConnect Cables and Power Cords
index iconX8-2L Back Panel Features
power
buttonindex iconPower Off the Host Using the On/Standby Button
mainindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
standbyindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
stateindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
power on the host
using Oracle ILOMindex iconPower the Host On and Off Using Oracle ILOM
using the On/Standby buttonindex iconPower On the Host Using the On/Standby Button
power specificationsindex iconCabling Requirements
power states
mainindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
offindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
standbyindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
preparation checklistsindex iconPreparation Checklists

R

rack
compatibilityindex iconRack Compatibility
requirementsindex iconRack Compatibility
safety precautionsindex iconSafety Precautions
specificationsindex iconRack Compatibility
stability for installationindex iconStabilize the Rack
rack installationindex iconInstalling the Server Into a Rack
rackmount
kitindex iconInstalling the Server Into a Rack
kit contentsindex iconRackmount Kit Contents
marking the locationindex iconMark the Rackmount Location
rail assemblyindex iconInstalling the Server Into a Rack
stabilizing the rack
index iconRemove the Cable Management Arm
index iconInstall the Cable Management Arm (Optional)
index iconStabilize the Rack
RAID
configureindex iconConfiguring RAID on Oracle Storage 12 Gb SAS PCIe RAID Host Bus Adapter, Internal 16 Port
rail assemblyindex iconInstalling the Server Into a Rack
rear cable connections and portsindex iconX8-2L Back Panel Connectors and Ports
remote ethernet connectionindex iconLog In to Oracle ILOM Using a Remote Ethernet Connection
remotelyindex iconLog In to Oracle ILOM Using a Remote Ethernet Connection
removing cable management armindex iconRemove the Cable Management Arm
requirements
electrical powerindex iconElectrical Requirements
environmentalindex iconEnvironmental Requirements
tools and equipmentindex iconTools and Equipment
resetting the serverindex iconResetting the Server
resetting the service processor
from the server back panelindex iconReset the Service Processor From the Server Back Panel
with Oracle ILOMindex iconReset the Service Processor Using Oracle ILOM
RJ-45 cableindex iconCabling Requirements
root account password, recoverindex iconRecover the Root Account Password

S

safety precautionsindex iconSafety Precautions
secure shell (SSH) command-line interfaceindex iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
SER MGT port
pinoutsindex iconSER MGT Ports
serial numberindex iconLocating the System Serial Number
server
componentsindex iconServer Components
management tools
index iconSingle Server Management Tools
index iconServer Management
physical specificationsindex iconServer Physical Specifications
power on and off with On/Standby buttonindex iconPower On the Host Using the On/Standby Button
power on and off with Oracle ILOMindex iconPower the Host On and Off Using Oracle ILOM
preparing for installationindex iconPreparing for Server Installation
resetting with Oracle ILOMindex iconReset the Server Using Oracle ILOM
space requirementsindex iconRack Space Requirements
server weightindex iconESD Precautions
service processor
resetting using Oracle ILOMindex iconReset the Service Processor Using Oracle ILOM
resetting using server back panelindex iconReset the Service Processor From the Server Back Panel
troubleshootingindex iconTroubleshooting Oracle ILOM
service processor network settingsindex iconModifying Network Settings
using Oracle ILOMindex iconModifying Network Settings
shipping inventory contentsindex iconShipping Inventory
shipping inventory, checking for damageindex iconShipping Inventory
single server management toolsindex iconSingle Server Management Tools
site planning checklistsindex iconSite Planning Checklists
Access Route and Data Center Roomindex iconAccess Route and Data Center Checklist
Auto Service Requestindex iconAuto Service Request Checklist
Data Center environmentindex iconData Center Environment Checklist
Facility Powerindex iconFacility Power Checklist
Logisticsindex iconLogistics Checklist
Rackmountindex iconRackmount Checklist
Safetyindex iconSafety Checklist
slide-rail assemblies, attaching to rackindex iconAttach the Slide-Rails
SNMP v3 interfaceindex iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
software release packagesindex iconSoftware Releases
SP reset
using the pinhole buttonindex iconReset the Service Processor From the Server Back Panel
specifications
agency complianceindex iconAgency Compliance
physical
index iconRackmount Checklist
index iconFacility Power Checklist
standby mode, when AC connectedindex iconCabling Requirements
Standby power modeindex iconPowering the Host On and Off
status indicators (LEDs)
index iconX8-2 Front Panel Features
index iconServer Features and Components
storage
configurationindex iconConfiguring Storage Drives for Operating System Installation
storage drives
index iconX8-2 Front Panel Features
index iconServer Features and Components
support worksheetindex iconTechnical Support Information Worksheet

T

temperature guidelinesindex iconTemperature Guidelines
tools and equipment, needed for installationindex iconTools and Equipment
troubleshooting
index iconResources for Troubleshooting and Diagnostics
index iconTroubleshooting Installation Issues
service processor connectionindex iconTroubleshooting Oracle ILOM

U

Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI)
boot modeindex iconConfiguring RAID on Oracle Storage 12 Gb SAS PCIe RAID Host Bus Adapter, Internal 16 Port
configuring RAID inindex iconConfiguring RAID on Oracle Storage 12 Gb SAS PCIe RAID Host Bus Adapter, Internal 16 Port
overviewindex iconUnified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI)
unpacking guidelinesindex iconReceiving and Unpacking Requirements
USB ports
output powerindex iconUSB Port
pinoutsindex iconUSB Port

V

ventilation and coolingindex iconVentilation and Cooling Requirements
ventilation guidelinesindex iconVentilation and Cooling Requirements

W

web browser interfaceindex iconOracle ILOM Hardware and Interfaces
worksheet
supportindex iconTechnical Support Information Worksheet