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HP PCIe 2-Port 10GbE Installation Manual

2 port 10gb ethernet-sr, lr, and cr adapter.
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HP PCIe 2 port 10Gb Ethernet-SR, LR, and
CR Adapter Installation Guide
This document contains specific information that is intended for users of this HP product.
HP Part Number: 5992- 1 087
Published: March 2012
Edition: 2


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    HP PCIe 2 port 10Gb Ethernet-SR, LR, and CR Adapter Installation Guide Abstract This document contains specific information that is intended for users of this HP product. HP Part Number: 5992- 1 087 Published: March 2012 Edition: 2...

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    Hewlett-Packard. The information is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind and is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services.

  • Page 3: Environmental Specifications

    “System Interface and Support” (page 4) “Operating System Support” (page 4) “Ethernet Technology” (page 4) Figure 1 HP PCIe 2–Port 10GbE Adapter Product Numbers The following are three (3) different options of the PCIe 2 Port 10GbE adapter: AM225A: HP PCIe 2–P 10GbE-SR (fabric) adapter AM232A: HP PCIe 2–P 10GbE-LR (fabric) adapter...

  • Page 4: Physical Specifications

    ◦ ◦ Windows 7 Ethernet Technology The Ethernet technology designed into the HP PCIe 2 Port 10GbE adapter(s) includes the following: Broadcom BCM5771 1E Ethernet controller Broadcom BCM8726 XAUI to SFP+ Physical Layer (PHY) LED indicators Supports 2 SFP+ Serial 10Gb Interface...

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    Supports TCP Offload Engine and RDMA features Supports SFP+ Optical modules Supports SFP+ direct attached copper cable (base CR) Supports 10Gb speed only Ethernet Technology...

  • Page 6: Installation Prerequisites

    When installing the 10Gb Ethernet card, be aware of the following recommendations and restrictions: Slot placement: To achieve the best performance, HP recommends installing the card into one of the ◦ highest-performing (or “dual-rope”) PCIe slots. To identify which slots are the highest performing slots in a particular system, see the hardware users guide for each system.

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    Figure 2 LED Location on the 2–Port 10GbE Adapter Low-Profile and Full Height Bulkheads LED Function There are two (2) LED's per 10Gigabit Ethernet port on the AM225A, AM232A, and AM233A adapters. Table 4 explains their functionality: Table 4 LED Functions Function LED Color Description...

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    Reconnect power and turn on the computer. Ethernet Configuration and Verification Follow these steps to configure and verify any type of HP-UX 1 1i v3–based Ethernet cards, including 10Gb Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet, and Fast Ethernet. Install LAN card and attach cables to it according to instructions in your system's hardware support guide.

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    If you do not see your card, use ioscan to determine if the card is there but needs a driver (UNCLAIMED). ioscan -fn Install the driver or update the driver to the latest version. Get the latest driver from the HP Software Depot website. To download the 10GigEthr-02 bundle from the HP Software Depot website, follow these...

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    Prerequisites Perform the following tasks before you install or update the driver for your Windows server: Obtain a copy of the latest release notes for your HP HBA from the HP Support Center website: Be familiar with the operating system which the HBA will operate under and have access to standard system documentation.

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    4 Regulatory Compliance and Safety Laser device All HP systems equipped with a laser device comply with safety standards, including International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) 825. With specific regard to the laser, the equipment complies with laser product performance standards set by government agencies as a Class 1 laser product.

  • Page 12: Bsmi Notice

    European Union notice Products bearing the CE marking comply with the EMC Directive (2004/108/EMC) and the Low Voltage Directive (2006/95/EC) issued by the Commission of the European Community and if this product has telecommunication functionality, the R&TTE Directive (1999/5/EC). Compliance with these directives implies conformity to the following European Norms (in parentheses are the equivalent international standards and regulations): EN55022 (CISPR 22)–Electromagnetic Interference EN55024 (IEC61000-4-2, IEC61000-4-3, IEC61000-4- 4, IEC61000-4-5, IEC61000–4-6,...

  • Page 13: Electrostatic Discharge

    Use conductive field service tools. Use a portable field service kit with a folding static-dissipating work mat. If you do not have any of the suggested equipment for proper grounding, have an HP-authorized reseller install the part. NOTE: For more information on static electricity, or assistance with product installation, contact your HP-authorized reseller.

  • Page 14: Declaration Of Conformity

    Declaration of Conformity Regulatory Compliance and Safety...

  • Page 15: Hp Contact Information

    Add-on boards or hardware Third-party hardware or software Operating system type and revision level HP contact information For the name of the nearest HP authorized reseller, see the Contact HP Worldwide (in English) website: For HP technical support: In the United States, for contact options see the Contact HP United States website:

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    (or HP service providers or service partners) identifies that the repair can be accomplished by the use of a Customer Self Repair part, HP will ship that part directly to you for replacement. There are two categories of Customer Self Repair parts: Mandatory –...

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    Customer Self Repair part whether a defective part must be returned to HP. In cases where it is required to return the defective part to HP, you must ship the defective part back to HP within a defined period of time, normally five (5) business days. The defective part must be returned with the associated documentation in the provided shipping material.

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