Adapter FRU number
00RX859 (Designed to comply with RoHS requirement)
Low-profile tailstock: 00RX856
I/O bus architecture
For more information about slot priorities, maximums, and placement rules, see PCIe adapter
placement rules and slot priorities (http://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/POWER9/
p9eab/p9eab_mtm_pciplacement.htm) and select the system that you are working on.
See "Cables" for details.
This adapter feature requires the use of compatible SFP+10 Gbps, copper, twinaxial, active, Ethernet
cables. See Figure 58 for a view of the cable top and cable bottom. These cables are compliant with
industry standard specifications SFF-8431 Rev 4.1 and SFF-8472 Rev 10.4, and all applicable IBM
Note: These cables are EMC Class A compliant.
See Table 38 for details about the feature codes.
Figure 58. Top and bottom view of the cable
Table 38. Feature code, CCIN, and part number for varying lengths of the cable
1 m (3.28 ft)
3 m (9.84 ft)
5 m (16.4 ft)
Managing PCIe adapters