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Oracle® Server X8-2 Service Manual

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Updated: January 2021

Install the Internal HBA Cables

  1. Carefully guide SAS cables and the super capacitor cable along the left-side cable trough.
  2. Connect the super capacitor cable to the super capacitor [4].

    For reference, use the illustration provided in Remove the Internal HBA Cables.

    Note -  SAS cable assembly, part number 7117386 is required to connect the internal HBA card to the disk backplane.

    Note -  If you disconnected the data cable from the disk backplane during the removal procedure, reconnect the data cable.
  3. Connect the SAS cables and the super capacitor cable to the internal HBA card [3].

    When attaching SAS cables, ensure that you match the numbers on the SAS cables with the SAS connectors on the disk backplane. Use the following table to ensure proper SAS connections between the disk backplane and the internal HBA card.

    HBA Connector
    Disk Backplane Connector
    Storage Drives
    SAS 0-3
    0, 1, 2, and 3
    SAS 4-7
    4, 5, 6, and 7
  4. Install the SAS cables into the disk backplane [1, 2].

    To ensure proper connections, see the SAS cable connections table in Step 3.

  5. Install the PCIe riser with the internal HBA card into PCIe slot 3 and 4.

    See Install the PCIe Riser Into PCIe Slots 3 and 4.

  6. Return the server to operation.
    1. Install the server top cover.

      See Install the Server Top Cover.

    2. Return the server to the normal rack position.

      See Return the Server to the Normal Rack Position.

    3. Reconnect the power cords to the power supplies, and power on the server.

      See Reconnect Data Cables and Power Cords and Power On the Server.

    4. Verify that the System OK status indicator is lit.

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