Hardware-based I/O virtualization
Operating system or partition requirements
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 any prerequisites must be met for this feature and attaching
devices. To check for operating system and partition requirements, see one of the following links:
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/
PCIe3 cable adapter (FC EJ05; CCIN 2B1C)
Learn about the specifications and operating system requirements for the feature code (FC) EJ05 adapter.
FC EJ05 is a double-wide, low-profile PCIe3 cable adapter. The adapter provides two optical ports for the
attachment of two active optical cables (AOC). One adapter supports the attachment of one PCIe3 6-slot
fanout module in a EMX0 PCIe Gen3 I/O expansion drawer.
Figure 33 shows the adapter.
Figure 33. PCIe3 cable adapter
Note: The LEDs that are shown in Figure 33 indicate the following states:
Managing PCIe adapters