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  • Page 1 Power Systems RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 2 Note Before using this information and the product it supports, read the information in “Safety notices” on page v, “Notices” on page 87, the IBM Systems Safety Notices manual, G229-9054, and the IBM Environmental Notices and User Guide, Z125–5823. ®...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Managing RDX docking stations and removable disk drives..............77 Internal RDX docking stations and removable disk drives..............77 External RDX docking stations and removable disk drives..............81 Notices........................87 Accessibility features for IBM Power Systems servers................88 Privacy policy considerations ........................89 Trademarks..............................89 Electronic emission notices........................89 Class A Notices.............................
  • Page 5: Safety Notices

    Das Produkt ist nicht für den Einsatz an Bildschirmarbeitsplätzen im Sinne § 2 der Bildschirmarbeitsverordnung geeignet. Laser safety information IBM servers can use I/O cards or features that are fiber-optic based and that utilize lasers or LEDs. Laser compliance IBM servers may be installed inside or outside of an IT equipment rack.
  • Page 6 – For racks with a DC power distribution panel (PDP), connect the customer’s DC power source to the PDP. Ensure that the proper polarity is used when attaching the DC power and DC power return wiring. • Connect any equipment that will be attached to this product to properly wired outlets. •...
  • Page 7 • Rack-mounted devices are not to be used as shelves or work spaces. Do not place objects on top of rack-mounted devices. In addition, do not lean on rack mounted devices and do not use them to stabilize your body position (for example, when working from a ladder). •...
  • Page 8 – Remove all devices in the 32U position (compliance ID RACK-001 or 22U (compliance ID RR001) and above. – Ensure that the heaviest devices are installed in the bottom of the rack cabinet. – Ensure that there are little-to-no empty U-levels between devices installed in the rack cabinet below the 32U (compliance ID RACK-001 or 22U (compliance ID RR001) level, unless the received configuration specifically allowed it.
  • Page 9 DANGER: Rack-mounted devices are not to be used as shelves or work spaces. Do not place objects on top of rack-mounted devices. In addition, do not lean on rack-mounted devices and do not use them to stabilize your body position (for example, when working from a ladder). (L002) (L003) Safety notices ix...
  • Page 10 DANGER: Multiple power cords. The product might be equipped with multiple AC power cords or multiple DC power cables. To remove all hazardous voltages, disconnect all power cords and power cables. (L003) (L007) CAUTION: A hot surface nearby. (L007) (L008) CAUTION: Hazardous moving parts nearby.
  • Page 11 Exchange only with the IBM-approved part. Recycle or discard the battery as instructed by local regulations. In the United States, IBM has a process for the collection of this battery. For information, call 1-800-426-4333. Have the IBM part number for the battery unit available when you call.
  • Page 12 Freewheeling will cause uneven cable wrapping around winch drum, damage cable, and may cause serious injury. • This TOOL must be maintained correctly for IBM Service personnel to use it. IBM shall inspect condition and verify maintenance history before operation. Personnel reserve the right not to use TOOL if inadequate.
  • Page 13 The dc-powered system employs an isolated DC return (DC-I) design. The DC battery return terminal shall not be connected to the chassis or frame ground. The dc-powered system is intended to be installed in a common bonding network (CBN) as described in GR-1089-CORE.
  • Page 14 xiv Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 15: Rdx Docking Stations, Removable Disk Drives, And Power Cable

    Find information about removing and replacing internal RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and ® power cable in the IBM Power System S914 (9009-41A), IBM Power System S924 (9009-42A), or IBM Power System H924 (9223-42H) system. Installing an external RDX docking station in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H Find information about installing an external RDX docking station.
  • Page 16 • If you replaced the part because of a service action, verify the installed part. For instructions, see https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9ect/ pxect_verifyrepair.htm (www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9ect/ pxect_verifyrepair.htm). • If you installed the part for any other reason, verify the installed part. For instructions, see https:// www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/pxhaj_hsmverify.htm (www.ibm.com/...
  • Page 17: Installing An Internal Rdx Docking Station

    You might be charged a fee by the service provider for this service. If your system is managed by the Hardware Management Console (HMC), use the HMC to repair a part in the system. For instructions, see Repairing a part by using the HMC (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_hmc_repair.htm).
  • Page 18 Figure 2. Removing the power cords from a rack-mounted server 4 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 19 Figure 3. Removing the power cords from a stand-alone server (L003) RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 5...
  • Page 20 6 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 21 DANGER: Multiple power cords. The product might be equipped with multiple AC power cords or multiple DC power cables. To remove all hazardous voltages, disconnect all power cords and power cables. (L003) 4. For a rack-mounted system, open the side latches (A) and pull the latches to slide the system unit fully into the service position until the slides click and hold the system unit securely.
  • Page 22 Figure 4. Releasing the side latches 5. Attach the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap. The ESD wrist strap must be connected to an unpainted metal surface until the service procedure is completed, and if applicable, until the service access cover is replaced. Attention: •...
  • Page 23 Attention: Operating the system without the service access cover on for more than 10 minutes when the system power is turned on might damage the system components. a. Release the service cover latch by pushing the release latch (A) in the direction shown. b.
  • Page 24: Installing An Internal Rdx Docking Station

    Figure 6. Removing the service access cover Installing an internal RDX docking station in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To install an internal RDX docking station, complete the steps in this procedure. Procedure 1. Ensure that you have the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap on and that the ESD clip is plugged into a ground jack or connected to an unpainted metal surface.
  • Page 25 Figure 7. Unlocking the front door 3. For a rack-mounted system, lift the air baffle (A) straight up as shown in Figure 8 on page 12. For a stand-alone system, remove the air baffle (A) straight out as shown in Figure 9 on page 13. Place the air baffle upside down on a clean area so that the foam does not collect contaminants.
  • Page 26 Figure 8. Removing the air baffle from a rack-mounted system 12 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 27 Figure 9. Removing the air baffle from a stand-alone system 4. Remove the rear filler as shown in Figure 10 on page 14. RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 13...
  • Page 28 Figure 10. Removing the internal RDX docking station rear filler 5. Remove the direct-access storage device (DASD) fillers as shown in Figure 11 on page 15. 14 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 29 Figure 11. Removing the DASD fillers 6. Slide the internal RDX docking station sleeve (A) into the system and secure it using a Phillips screwdriver and two M 3.5 x 10 MPC (B) screws as shown in Figure 12 on page 16 or Figure 13 on page 17.
  • Page 30 Figure 12. Installing the internal RDX docking station sleeve into a rack-mounted system 16 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 31 Figure 13. Installing the internal RDX docking station sleeve into a stand-alone system 7. Remove the internal RDX docking station from the static-protective package. 8. Locate the RDX Air Block, part number 01GY504 in the FRU kit. Remove the adhesive protective cover and apply the Air Block to the rear of the internal RDX docking station.
  • Page 32 11. Slide the internal RDX docking station into the system until it locks into place as shown in Figure 14 on page 18 or Figure 15 on page 19. Figure 14. Replacing the internal RDX docking station from a rack-mounted system 18 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 33 Figure 15. Replacing the internal RDX docking station in a stand-alone system 12. Connect the internal RDX docking station USB cable (B) to the rear of the new internal RDX docking station. Proceed to connect the internal RDX docking station power cable (A) to the rear of the new internal RDX docking station as shown in Figure 16 on page 20.
  • Page 34 Figure 16. Connecting the internal RDX docking station power and USB cables 13. For a rack-mounted system, replace the air baffle (A) straight down into the chassis as shown in Figure 17 on page 21. For a stand-alone system, replace the air baffle (A) straight into the side of the chassis as shown in Figure 18 on page 22.
  • Page 35 Figure 17. Replacing the air baffle in a rack-mounted system RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 21...
  • Page 36 Figure 18. Replacing the air baffle in a stand-alone system 14. For a stand-alone system, close the front door. Insert the front door key into the lock as shown in Figure 19 on page 23. Twist the key to the right (clockwise) to lock the door. Horizontal is locked; vertical is unlocked.
  • Page 37: Preparing The System For Operation

    Figure 19. Locking the front door Preparing the system for operation after installing an internal RDX docking station in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To prepare the system for operation after installing an internal RDX docking station, complete the steps in this procedure.
  • Page 38 Figure 20. Installing the service access cover For a stand-alone system, complete the following steps. Refer to Figure 21 on page 25. a. Slide the cover (B) on to the system unit as shown. b. Close the latch release (A) by pushing it in the direction shown. 24 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 39 Figure 21. Installing the service access cover 3. For a rack-mounted system, unlock the blue rail safety latches (A) as shown in Figure 22 on page 26 by pushing them inward. Ensure that the cable management arms can move freely. Ensure that the cables at the rear of the unit do not catch or bind as you push the unit into the operating position.
  • Page 40 Figure 22. Placing the system into the operating position 4. For a rack-mounted system, push the system unit (B) as shown in the previous figure back into the rack until both release latches lock the system into position. Secure the cable management arm with hook-and-loop fasteners around the back side of the cable management arm, but not around the cables.
  • Page 41 Figure 23. Connecting the power cords to a rack-mounted system RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 27...
  • Page 42 6. Start the system. For instructions, see Starting a system (www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/ POWER9/p9haj/crustartsys.htm). 7. Turn off the identify LED. For instructions, see Deactivating an identify LED (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_turn_off_identify_led.htm). 28 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A,...
  • Page 43: Removing And Replacing An Internal Rdx Docking Station, Power Cable, And Removable Disk Drive

    You might be charged a fee by the service provider for this service. If your system is managed by the Hardware Management Console (HMC), use the HMC to repair a part in the system. For instructions, see Repairing a part by using the HMC (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_hmc_repair.htm).
  • Page 44 Figure 25. Removing the power cords from a rack-mounted server 30 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 45 Figure 26. Removing the power cords from a stand-alone server (L003) RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 31...
  • Page 46 32 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 47 DANGER: Multiple power cords. The product might be equipped with multiple AC power cords or multiple DC power cables. To remove all hazardous voltages, disconnect all power cords and power cables. (L003) 4. For a rack-mounted system, open the side latches (A) and pull the latches to slide the system unit fully into the service position until the slides click and hold the system unit securely.
  • Page 48 Figure 27. Releasing the side latches 5. Attach the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap. The ESD wrist strap must be connected to an unpainted metal surface until the service procedure is completed, and if applicable, until the service access cover is replaced. Attention: •...
  • Page 49 Attention: Operating the system without the service access cover on for more than 10 minutes when the system power is turned on might damage the system components. a. Release the service cover latch by pushing the release latch (A) in the direction shown. b.
  • Page 50 Figure 29. Removing the service access cover Removing an internal RDX docking station in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To remove an internal RDX docking station in the system, complete the steps in this procedure. Procedure 1. Ensure that you have the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap on and that the ESD clip is plugged into a ground jack or connected to an unpainted metal surface.
  • Page 51 Figure 30. Removing the air baffle from a rack-mounted system RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 37...
  • Page 52 Figure 31. Removing the air baffle from a stand-alone system 3. For a stand-alone system, open the front door by inserting the front door key into the lock as shown below. Twist the key to the left (counterclockwise) to unlock the door.Horizontal is locked; vertical is unlocked..
  • Page 53 Figure 32. Unlocking the front door 4. Disconnect the internal RDX docking station power and USB cable. a) Disconnect the internal RDX docking station power cable (A) from the rear of the docking station as shown in Figure 33 on page 40. b) Disconnect the internal RDX docking station USB cable (B) from the rear of the docking station as shown in Figure 33 on page 40.
  • Page 54 Figure 33. Disconnecting the internal RDX docking station power and USB cables 5. Remove the internal RDX docking station. a) Push the blue tab on the internal RDX docking station latch upwards to release the internal RDX docking station as shown in Figure 34 on page 41. b) Gently slide the internal RDX docking station and its latch out from the system.
  • Page 55 Figure 34. Removing the internal RDX docking station from a rack-mounted system RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 41...
  • Page 56 Figure 35. Removing the internal RDX docking station from a stand-alone system Replacing an internal RDX docking station in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To replace an internal RDX docking station, complete the steps in this procedure. Procedure 1. Ensure that you have the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap on and that the ESD clip is plugged into a ground jack or connected to an unpainted metal surface.
  • Page 57 Figure 36. Replacing the internal RDX docking station from a rack-mounted system RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 43...
  • Page 58 Figure 37. Replacing the internal RDX docking station in a stand-alone system 7. Connect the internal RDX docking station USB cable (B) to the rear of the new internal RDX docking station. Connect the internal RDX docking station power cable (A) to the rear of the new internal RDX docking station as shown in Figure 38 on page 45.
  • Page 59 Figure 38. Connecting the internal RDX docking station power and USB cables 8. For a rack-mounted system, replace the air baffle (A) straight down into the chassis as shown in Figure 39 on page 46. For a stand-alone system, replace the air baffle (A) straight into the side of the chassis as shown in Figure 40 on page 47.
  • Page 60 Figure 39. Replacing the air baffle in a rack-mounted system 46 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 61 Figure 40. Replacing the air baffle in a stand-alone system 9. For a stand-alone system, close the front door. Insert the front door key into the lock as shown in Figure 41 on page 48. Twist the key to the right (clockwise) to lock the door. Horizontal is locked; vertical is unlocked.
  • Page 62 Figure 41. Locking the front door Preparing the system for operation after removing and replacing an internal RDX docking station in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To prepare the system for operation after removing and replacing an internal RDX docking station, complete the steps in this procedure.
  • Page 63 Figure 42. Installing the service access cover For a stand-alone system, complete the following steps. Refer to Figure 43 on page 50. a. Slide the cover (B) on to the system unit as shown. b. Close the latch release (A) by pushing it in the direction shown. RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 49...
  • Page 64 Figure 43. Installing the service access cover 3. For a rack-mounted system, unlock the blue rail safety latches (A) as shown in Figure 44 on page 51 by pushing them inward. Ensure that the cable management arms can move freely. Ensure that the cables at the rear of the unit do not catch or bind as you push the unit into the operating position.
  • Page 65 Figure 44. Placing the system into the operating position 4. For a rack-mounted system, push the system unit (B) as shown in the previous figure back into the rack until both release latches lock the system into position. Secure the cable management arm with hook-and-loop fasteners around the back side of the cable management arm, but not around the cables.
  • Page 66 Figure 45. Connecting the power cords to a rack-mounted system 52 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 67 6. Start the system. For instructions, see Starting a system (www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/ POWER9/p9haj/crustartsys.htm). 7. Turn off the identify LED. For instructions, see Deactivating an identify LED (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_turn_off_identify_led.htm). RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 53...
  • Page 68: Internal Rdx Power Cable

    You might be charged a fee by the service provider for this service. If your system is managed by the Hardware Management Console (HMC), use the HMC to repair a part in the system. For instructions, see Repairing a part by using the HMC (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_hmc_repair.htm).
  • Page 69 Figure 47. Removing the power cords from a rack-mounted server RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 55...
  • Page 70 Figure 48. Removing the power cords from a stand-alone server (L003) 56 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 71 RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 57...
  • Page 72 DANGER: Multiple power cords. The product might be equipped with multiple AC power cords or multiple DC power cables. To remove all hazardous voltages, disconnect all power cords and power cables. (L003) 4. Attach the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap. The ESD wrist strap must be connected to an unpainted metal surface until the service procedure is completed, and if applicable, until the service access cover is replaced.
  • Page 73 Figure 49. Releasing the side latches 6. Remove the service access cover. For a rack-mounted system, complete the following steps. Refer to Figure 50 on page 60. Attention: Operating the system without the service access cover on for more than 10 minutes when the system power is turned on might damage the system components.
  • Page 74 Figure 50. Removing the service access cover from a rack-mounted system For a stand-alone system, complete the following steps. Refer to Figure 51 on page 61. Attention: Operating the system without the service access cover on for more than 10 minutes when the system power is turned on might damage the system components.
  • Page 75 Figure 51. Removing the service access cover Removing an internal RDX power cable in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To remove an internal RDX power cable, complete the steps in this procedure. Procedure 1. Ensure that you have the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap on and that the ESD clip is plugged into a ground jack or connected to an unpainted metal surface.
  • Page 76 Figure 52. Removing the air baffle from a rack-mounted system 62 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 77 Figure 53. Removing the air baffle from a stand-alone system 3. Disconnect the internal RDX power cable (B) from the disk drive backplane. Disconnect the other end of the internal RDX power cable (A) from the internal RDX docking station as shown in Figure 54 on page 64.
  • Page 78 Figure 54. Disconnecting the internal RDX power cable Replacing an internal RDX power cable in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To replace an internal RDX power cable, complete the steps in this procedure. Procedure 1. Ensure that you have the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap on and that the ESD clip is plugged into a ground jack or connected to an unpainted metal surface.
  • Page 79 Figure 55. Connecting the internal RDX power cable 3. For a rack-mounted system, replace the air baffle (A) straight down into the chassis as shown in Figure 56 on page 66. For a stand-alone system, replace the air baffle (A) straight into the side of the chassis as shown in Figure 57 on page 67.
  • Page 80 Figure 56. Replacing the air baffle in a rack-mounted system 66 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 81 Figure 57. Replacing the air baffle in a stand-alone system Preparing the system for operation after removing and replacing an internal RDX power cable in the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To prepare the system for operation after removing and replacing an internal RDX power cable, complete the steps in this procedure.
  • Page 82 Figure 58. Installing the service access cover For a stand-alone system, complete the following steps. Refer to Figure 59 on page 69. a. Slide the cover (B) on to the system unit as shown. b. Close the latch release (A) by pushing it in the direction shown. 68 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H...
  • Page 83 Figure 59. Installing the service access cover 3. For a rack-mounted system, unlock the blue rail safety latches (A) as shown in Figure 60 on page 70 by pushing them inward. Ensure that the cable management arms can move freely. Ensure that the cables at the rear of the unit do not catch or bind as you push the unit into the operating position.
  • Page 84 Figure 60. Placing the system into the operating position 4. For a rack-mounted system, push the system unit (B) as shown in the previous figure back into the rack until both release latches lock the system into position. Secure the cable management arm with hook-and-loop fasteners around the back side of the cable management arm, but not around the cables.
  • Page 85 Figure 61. Connecting the power cords to a rack-mounted system RDX docking stations, removable disk drives, and power cable, for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H 71...
  • Page 86 6. Start the system. For instructions, see Starting a system (www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/ POWER9/p9haj/crustartsys.htm). 7. Turn off the identify LED. For instructions, see Deactivating an identify LED (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_turn_off_identify_led.htm). 72 Power Systems: RDX docking stations, power cable, and removable disk drives for the 9009-41A, 9009-42A,...
  • Page 87: Removing And Replacing An Internal Rdx Removable Disk Drive

    You might be charged a fee by the service provider for this service. If your system is managed by the Hardware Management Console (HMC), use the HMC to repair a part in the system. For instructions, see Repairing a part by using the HMC (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_hmc_repair.htm).
  • Page 88 Figure 63. Location of the RDX removable disk drive 3. Ensure that the RDX removable disk drive is not being used for a backup or restore operation. 4. Attach the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap. The ESD wrist strap must be connected to an unpainted metal surface until the service procedure is completed, and if applicable, until the service access cover is replaced.
  • Page 89 Removing the internal RDX removable disk drive from the 9009-41A, 9009-42A, or 9223-42H To remove the internal RDX removable disk drive, complete the steps in this procedure. Procedure 1. Ensure that you have the electrostatic discharge (ESD) wrist strap on and that the ESD clip is plugged into a ground jack or connected to an unpainted metal surface.
  • Page 90 • If you replaced the part because of a service action, verify the installed part. For instructions, see https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9ect/ pxect_verifyrepair.htm (www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9ect/ pxect_verifyrepair.htm). • If you installed the part for any other reason, verify the installed part. For instructions, see https:// www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/pxhaj_hsmverify.htm (www.ibm.com/...
  • Page 91: Managing Rdx Docking Stations And Removable Disk Drives

    3. Turn off the identify LED. For instructions, see Deactivating an identify LED (www.ibm.com/support/ knowledgecenter/POWER9/p9haj/p9haj_turn_off_identify_led.htm). Managing RDX docking stations and removable disk drives Find information about how to use and manage RDX docking stations and removable disk drives. Internal RDX docking stations and removable disk drives Find information about the internal RDX docking station and its supported disk drives.
  • Page 92 The removable disk drives are a supply item that can be ordered as a feature code. To order in the United States and Canada, call 1-888-IBM-MEDIA. To order drives in other locations, contact your local provider of IBM storage products.
  • Page 93 If you are installing a new feature, ensure that you have the software that is required to support the new feature and that you determine whether there are any prerequisites for this feature and attaching devices. For information about the prerequisites, see the IBM Prerequisite website (www-912.ibm.com/e_dir/ eServerPrereq.nsf).
  • Page 94 See the AIX documentation for additional information. Using the disk drive with the IBM i operating system The IBM i operating system configures the drive as a removable media drive with a name in the format RMSxx, for example, RMS01.
  • Page 95: External Rdx Docking Stations And Removable Disk Drives

    Table 4. Power indicator Indicator status Meaning Description No power Docking station does not have power supply. Steady green Ready Power is on and the docking station is working correctly. Flashing green Ejecting Cartridge is ejecting. Flashing amber Fault Docking station has detected a fault condition with the docking station.
  • Page 96 Figure 67. Front view of an external USB docking station and the removable disk drive cartridge Write-protect switch Figure 68. Rear view of an external RDX docking station and its cables Power cable USB cable Feature codes and part numbers The external USB docking stations use an external USB cable to connect to an external USB port.
  • Page 97 The removable disk drives are a supply item that can be ordered as a feature code. To order in the United States and Canada, call 1-888-IBM-MEDIA. To order drives in other locations, contact your local provider of IBM storage products or see the Storage Media (http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/storage/media/) website.
  • Page 98 See the AIX documentation for additional information. Using the disk drive with the IBM i operating system The IBM i operating system configures the drive as a removable media drive with a name in the format RMSxx, for example, RMS01.
  • Page 99 Setting the write-protect switch The removable disk drives have a red, write-protect tab that is located on the rear of the disk drive. To write-protect a drive, slide the write-protect tab toward the lock symbol. To disengage write protection, slide the tab to the unlock symbol. Using the emergency eject function To eject a removable disk drive, press the eject button.
  • Page 100 Table 10. External USB removable disk drive indicator Indicator status Meaning Description Not ready Drive is not inserted correctly or the docking station has no power supply. Steady green Ready Drive is ready. Flashing green Activity Drive is reading, writing, or seeking.
  • Page 101: Notices

    Consult your local IBM representative for information on the products and services currently available in your area. Any reference to an IBM product, program, or service is not intended to state or imply that only that IBM product, program, or service may be used. Any functionally equivalent product, program, or service that does not infringe any IBM intellectual property right may be used instead.
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