Figure 4. PCIe LP 8 Gb 2-Port Fibre Channel Adapter
10N9824 (Designed to comply with RoHS requirement)
Wrap plug FRU number
Note: The wrap plug is included with the card, and can also be purchased from IBM.
I/O bus architecture
PCI Express (PCIe) Base and Card Electromechanical (CEM) 2.0
x8 PCIe bus interface
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.
2, 4, 8 Gigabit
Cables are the responsibility of the customer.
Use multimode fiber optic cables with shortwave lasers that adhere to the following
v OM3: Multimode 50/125 micron fiber, 2000 MHz x km bandwidth
v OM2: Multimode 50/125 micron fiber, 500 MHz x km bandwidth
v OM1: Multimode 62.5/125 micron fiber, 200 MHz x km bandwidth
Managing PCIe adapters