Download Print this page

Chapter 5. Field Replaceable Or Upgrade Units; Replacement Parts; Replace External Front Components; Extending The Handle For A Drive From The - IBM Slicestor 2212A Appliance Manual

Cloud object storage system
Hide thumbs


Chapter 5. Field replaceable or upgrade units

A number of components can be replaced or upgraded in the field.

Replacement parts

Contact IBM Support for replacement parts for the appliance.
The following customer serviceable parts are available:
v Power supply module
v Operating system drive
v Data drives
The following customer serviceable upgrade units are available:
v Optical modules (SFP+/QSFP)
v Data Drives
See the Field Replaceable Units Reference Guide for a complete list of available drives.

Replace external front components

NOTE: If adding drives to a partially populated system, remove the drive-carrier blanks in slots 7
through 12, and replace with drives included in the upgrade pack. Drives must be installed in multiples
of six and no slots can be unpopulated with either a drive carrier blank or data drive.
Replace or adding a data drive
1. Press the release button on the drive carrier. This action extends the carrier handle, as shown in the
following figure.
Figure 17. Extending the handle for a drive from the chassis
2. Pull the drive carrier out of the chassis by using the handle.
© Copyright IBM Corp. 2016, 2018



  Also See for IBM Slicestor 2212A

  Related Manuals for IBM Slicestor 2212A