Be sure to read all caution and danger statements in this document before you perform the procedures. Read any additional safety information that comes with the server or optional device before you install the device. IBM BladeCenter 1/10 Gb Uplink Ethernet Switch Module: Installation Guide...
Statement 1: DANGER Electrical current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous. To avoid a shock hazard: v Do not connect or disconnect any cables or perform installation, maintenance, or reconfiguration of this product during an electrical storm. v Connect all power cords to a properly wired and grounded electrical outlet.
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Statement 8: CAUTION: Never remove the cover on a power supply or any part that has the following label attached. Hazardous voltage, current, and energy levels are present inside any component that has this label attached. There are no serviceable parts inside these components.
2. Unless otherwise stated, references to the BladeCenter unit apply to all BladeCenter units. 3. Changes are made periodically to the IBM Web site. Procedures for locating firmware and documentation might vary slightly from what is described in this document.
For an illustration that shows the locations of these labels, see “Major components of the switch module” on page 4. You will need this information when you register the switch module with IBM. You can register the switch module at http://www.ibm.com/support/mynotifications/.
Menu-Based CLI Command Reference guide for your switch module v ISCLI–Industry Standard CLI Command Reference guide for your switch module See the IBM Configuration and Options Guide for information about which SFP+ module and cable are required to connect the switch module to other network devices.
Note: The illustrations in this document might differ slightly from your hardware, and your switch module might have labels that are not shown in the illustrations in this document. IBM BladeCenter 1/10 Gb Uplink Ethernet Switch Module: Installation Guide...
For a list of supported optional devices for the BladeCenter unit and other IBM products, see http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/. System reliability guidelines To help ensure proper cooling, performance, and system reliability, make sure that the following requirements are met: v Each of the module bays on the rear of the BladeCenter unit contains either a module or a filler module.
Installing a switch module To install a switch module, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page v and “Installation guidelines” on page 5. 2. Select the I/O-module bay in which to install the switch module. Note: For details about I/O-module bay requirements and bay locations, see the documentation for the BladeCenter unit and blade servers.
0.6 cm (0.25 inch). 4. Slide the switch module out of the bay and set it aside. 5. Place either another switch module or a filler module in the bay. IBM BladeCenter 1/10 Gb Uplink Ethernet Switch Module: Installation Guide...
Important: Complete this step within 1 minute. (For more information, see steps 8 and 9 on page 8.) 6. If you placed a filler module in the bay, continue with the next chapter. If you placed a switch module in the bay, reconnect the other cables that you disconnected.
SFP+ module. 7. Connect the fiber-optic cable (see “Connecting the SFP+ module cable” on page 15) and any cables that you disconnected earlier. IBM BladeCenter 1/10 Gb Uplink Ethernet Switch Module: Installation Guide...
Removing an SFP+ module To remove an SFP+ module, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page v and “Installation guidelines” on page 5. 2. Read the information in “Handling an SFP+ module” on page 11. 3.
Shrouded RJ-45 connectors might not fit as easily. v You might have to use a tool, such as a small flat-blade screwdriver, to release the latch on an RJ-45 connector when you detach a single cable. IBM BladeCenter 1/10 Gb Uplink Ethernet Switch Module: Installation Guide...
Disconnecting the RJ-45 cable To disconnect the RJ-45 connector, squeeze the release tab and gently pull the cable connector out of the switch-module connector. You might have to use a tool, such as a small flat-blade screwdriver. Chapter 4. Cabling the switch module and the SFP+ module...
Make sure that you are using the latest version of management module firmware for your BladeCenter unit type. See the IBM BladeCenter Management Module User’s Guide for your BladeCenter unit type, located at http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/ infocenter/bladectr/documentation/index.jsp for your BladeCenter unit type for additional information.
Note: You can also use the management module to make sure that the switch module is operating correctly. For more information, see the documentation for the BladeCenter unit. IBM BladeCenter 1/10 Gb Uplink Ethernet Switch Module: Installation Guide...
Switch-module and port status LEDs The following table provides descriptions of the switch-module and port status LEDs on the front panel of the switch module. Table 1. Switch-module and port status LEDs Status LED Description This green LED is at the top right of the switch module on the front OK ( ) LED panel.
Replaceable components are of three types: v Tier 1 customer replaceable unit (CRU): Replacement of Tier 1 CRUs is your responsibility. If IBM installs a Tier 1 CRU at your request, you will be charged for the installation. v Tier 2 customer replaceable unit (CRU): You may install a Tier 2 CRU yourself or request IBM to install it, at no additional charge, under the type of warranty service that is designated for your server.
To view POST results, complete the following steps: 1. Log on to the management module as described in the IBM BladeCenter Management Module Command-Line Interface Reference Guide. If necessary, obtain the IP address of the management module from your system administrator.
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