v The latest version of enabling libraries and utilities can be downloaded from Fix Central
v IBM Power Systems Prerequisites (https://www14.software.ibm.com/support/customercare/iprt/
v IBM SSIC (System Storage Interoperation Center)(http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/support/storage/
v The latest version of the device driver or the IBM Power RAID adapter utilities (iprutils) can be
downloaded from the IBM Service and Productivity Tools website (http://www14.software.ibm.com/
v For more information on Linux support, see the Linux Alert website(www14.software.ibm.com/
PCIe2 4-Port USB 3.0 Adapter (FC EC46; CCIN 58F9)
Learn about the specifications for the feature code (FC) EC46 adapter.
The PCIe2 4-Port USB 3.0 Adapter (FC EC46) is a PCI Express (PCIe) generation 2, regular-height,
high-performance expansion adapter that provides the following features and support:
v The adapter is compliant with PCIe base specification revision 2.
v The adapter is a single-lane (1x) PCI Express with a throughput of 5 Gbps.
v The adapter is a single-slot, half-length short form factor, PCIe2 card.
v The adapter is FCC Class A compliant.
v The adapter provides four downstream, external, high-speed Universal Serial Bus (USB) 3.0 ports with
Type A connectors.
v The USB ports are also compatible with USB specifications, revision 1.1 and 2.0 devices.
v The adapter supports the simultaneous operation of multiple USB 3.0, USB 2.0, and USB 1.1 devices.
Restriction: When multiple keyboards are attached to the USB ports on the system or on the USB
adapter, only one keyboard can be used while the partition is booting-up.
v The adapter provides 2k electrically erasable and programmable read-only memory (EEPROM) at 256
v The provides supports integrated dual-speed USB transceivers.
Figure 26 on page 65 shows the adapter.
Managing PCIe adapters