HP SATA DVD RW
for HP ProLiant DL servers
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Part Number 453282-002
April 2008 (Second Edition)
The HP SATA DVD RW optical drive provides a read and write
solution for HP ProLiant DL servers. The SATA DVD RW drive has a
SATA interface and can read and write to CD and DVD media.
More information about this product, as well as the latest drivers and
flash ROM images, are available from the HP website
Although the SATA DVD RW drive reads and writes to audio and
video discs, the primary purpose of the drive is data storage.
The SATA DVD RW drive includes the following features:
Has SATA interface
Reads CD and DVD media
Writes to CD and DVD writeable media
CAUTION: To prevent damage to electrical components,
properly ground the server before beginning any
installation procedure. Improper grounding can cause
To install the SATA DVD RW drive:
Shut down the operating system as outlined in the operation
Power down the server.
Power down all peripheral devices.
Remove the power cord from the outlet, and then remove it
from the server and all peripheral devices.
Remove components that prevent access to the removable-
media drive bays.
Position the drive in the drive bay, and then slide the drive into
the server. If needed, secure with the appropriate fasteners.
Connect the SATA data cable to the server and to the data
connector on the rear of the drive.
Connect the power connector to the server power. If required,
use the supplied power conversion cable.