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  • Page 1 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949 Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 3 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949 Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 4 Note: Before using this information and the product it supports, read the general information in Appendix B, “Notices,” on page 163, the IBM Safety Information and IBM Environmental Notices and User's Guide on the IBM System x Documentation CD, and the IBM Warranty Information document that comes with your server.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    ... . 11 IBM Systems Director ..... . 12 The UpdateXpress System Pack Installer ....13 Server controls, LEDs, and power .
  • Page 6 IBM Advanced Settings Utility program....159 Updating IBM Systems Director ....159...
  • Page 7 Hardware service and support ....162 IBM Taiwan product service ....162 Appendix B.
  • Page 8 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 9: Safety

    Les sikkerhetsinformasjonen (Safety Information) før du installerer dette produktet. Antes de instalar este produto, leia as Informações sobre Segurança. Antes de instalar este producto, lea la información de seguridad. Läs säkerhetsinformationen innan du installerar den här produkten. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2011...
  • Page 10 Important: Each caution and danger statement in this document is labeled with a number. This number is used to cross reference an English-language caution or danger statement with translated versions of the caution or danger statement in the Safety Information document. For example, if a caution statement is labeled “Statement 1,”...
  • Page 11 Statement 1: DANGER Electrical current from power, telephone, and communication cables is hazardous. To avoid a shock hazard: v Do not connect or disconnect any cables or perform installation, maintenance, or reconfiguration of this product during an electrical storm. v Connect all power cords to a properly wired and grounded electrical outlet.
  • Page 12 Statement 2: CAUTION: When replacing the lithium battery, use only IBM Part Number 33F8354 or an equivalent type battery recommended by the manufacturer. If your system has a module containing a lithium battery, replace it only with the same module type made by the same manufacturer.
  • Page 13 Statement 3: CAUTION: When laser products (such as CD-ROMs, DVD drives, fiber optic devices, or transmitters) are installed, note the following: v Do not remove the covers. Removing the covers of the laser product could result in exposure to hazardous laser radiation. There are no serviceable parts inside the device.
  • Page 14 Statement 4: ≥ 18 kg (39.7 lb) ≥ 32 kg (70.5 lb) ≥ 55 kg (121.2 lb) CAUTION: Use safe practices when lifting. Statement 5: CAUTION: The power control button on the device and the power switch on the power supply do not turn off the electrical current supplied to the device.
  • Page 15 Statement 8: CAUTION: Never remove the cover on a power supply or any part that has the following label attached. Hazardous voltage, current, and energy levels are present inside any component that has this label attached. There are no serviceable parts inside these components.
  • Page 16 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 17: Chapter 1. The System X3650 M3 Server

    Problem Determination and Service Guide that is on the IBM Documentation CD. The IBM System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, or 7949 server is a 2-U -high server that is ideally suited for networking environments that require superior microprocessor performance, efficient memory management, and flexibility.
  • Page 18 The SAS ID for each bay is printed on the server front, above each bay. If firmware and documentation updates are available, you can download them from the IBM Web site. The server might have features that are not described in the documentation that comes with the server, and the documentation might be updated...
  • Page 19: The Ibm Documentation Cd

    Note: The illustrations in this document might differ slightly from your hardware. ID label You can download an IBM ServerGuide Setup and Installation CD to help you configure the hardware, install device drivers, and install the operating system. For more information, see “Using the ServerGuide Setup and Installation CD” on page 150.
  • Page 20: Related Documentation

    This printed document contains information about the terms of the warranty. v Safety Information This document is in PDF on the IBM Documentation CD. It contains translated caution and danger statements. Each caution and danger statement that appears in the documentation has a number that you can use to locate the corresponding statement in your language in the Safety Information document.
  • Page 21 Environmental Notices and User Guide This document is in PDF on the IBM Documentation CD. It contains translated environmental notices. v IBM License Agreement for Machine Code This document is in PDF on the IBM Documentation CD. It provides translated versions of the IBM License Agreement for Machine Code for your product.
  • Page 22: Notices And Statements In This Document

    Notices and statements in this document The caution and danger statements in this document are also in the multilingual Safety Information document, which is on the Documentation CD. Each statement is numbered for reference to the corresponding statement in your language in the Safety Information document.
  • Page 23 An optional ServeRAID-M5015 SAS/SATA board and two additional ports when SATA optical drives (optional): adapter with battery that provides RAID the optional IBM Dual-Port 1 Gb v DVD-ROM levels 0, 1, 5, 10, and 50 with optional Ethernet Daughter Card is installed)
  • Page 24: What Your Server Offers

    The server uses the following features and technologies: v UEFI-compliant server firmware IBM System x Server Firmware offers several features, including Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) 2.1 compliance, Active Energy Manager technology, enhanced RAS capabilities, and BIOS compatibility support. UEFI replaces the basic input/output system (BIOS) and defines a standard interface between the operating system, platform firmware, and external devices.
  • Page 25 – Event logs for ServeRAID controllers and service processors The diagnostic programs create a merged log that includes events from all collected logs. The information is collected into a file that you can send to IBM service and support. Additionally, you can view the information locally through a generated text report file.
  • Page 26 You can obtain the measurement values through the systems-management interface and view them, using IBM Systems Director. For more information, see the IBM Director documentation on the IBM Systems Director CD, or see http://www.ibm.com/systems/management/director/ extensions/actengmrg.html. v IBM X-Architecture technology IBM X-Architecture technology combines proven, innovative IBM designs to make your Intel-processor-based server powerful, scalable, and reliable.
  • Page 27: Reliability, Availability, And Serviceability Features

    The server contains an integrated management module (IMM) which enables you to manage the functions of the server locally and remotely. The addition of the optional IBM Virtual Media Key provides remote presence and blue-screen capture capability. The IMM also provides system monitoring, event recording, and dial-out alert capability.
  • Page 28: Ibm Systems Director

    A set of common tasks that are included with IBM Systems Director provides many of the core capabilities that are required for basic management, which means instant out-of-the-box business value.
  • Page 29: The Updatexpress System Pack Installer

    Managing the life cycles of virtual resources For more information about IBM Systems Director, see the documentation on the IBM Systems Director DVD that comes with the server and the IBM xSeries Systems Management Web page at http://www.ibm.com/systems/management/, which presents an overview of IBM Systems Management and IBM Systems Director.
  • Page 30: Front View

    Front view The following illustration shows the controls, connectors, and hard disk drive bays on the front of the server. Hard disk drive Video USB 1 USB 2 Operator activity LED (green) connector connector connector information panel Hard disk drive status LED (amber) Rack Rack...
  • Page 31: Operator Information Panel

    Locator button and locator LED: Use this LED to visually locate the server among other servers. Press this button to turn on or turn off this LED locally. You can use IBM Systems Director to light this LED remotely. Light path diagnostics panel The light path diagnostics panel is on the top of the operator information panel.
  • Page 32 The remind function is controlled by the IMM. v NMI button: Press this button to force a nonmaskable interrupt to the microprocessor, if directed to do so by IBM service and support. v Reset button: Press this button to reset the server and run the power-on self-test (POST).
  • Page 33: Rear View

    Rear view The following illustration shows the connectors on the rear of the server. Ethernet connectors: Use either of these connectors to connect the server to a network. When you use the Ethernet 1 connector, the network can be shared with the IMM through a single network cable.
  • Page 34 This LED is the same as the system-error LED on the front of the server. Locator LED: Use this LED to visually locate the server among other servers. You can use IBM Systems Director to light this LED remotely. This LED is the same as the system-locator LED on the front of the server.
  • Page 35 Power-supply LEDs The following illustration shows the power-supply LEDs on the rear of the server. For more information about solving power-supply problems, see the Problem Determination and Service Guide. The following table describes the problems that are indicated by various combinations of the power-supply LEDs and the power-on LED on the operator information panel and suggested actions to correct the detected problems.
  • Page 36 Table 2. Power-supply LEDs AC power-supply LEDs Error Description Action Notes No ac power to This is a normal 1. Check the ac power to the server. the server or a condition when no 2. Make sure that the power cord is problem with the ac power is present.
  • Page 37: Server Power Features

    DC power-supply LEDs IN OK OUT OK Error (!) Description Action Notes Normal operation No dc power to the This is a normal 1. Check the dc power to the server or a problem condition when no dc server. with the dc power power is present.
  • Page 38: Turning On The Server

    Turning on the server Approximately 3 minutes after the server is connected to power, the power-control button becomes active, and one or more fans might start running to provide cooling while the server is connected to power. You can turn on the server and start the operating system by pressing the power-control button.
  • Page 39 v If the operating system stops functioning, you can press and hold the power-control button for more than 4 seconds to turn off the server. v The IMM can turn off the server as an automatic response to a critical system failure.
  • Page 40 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 41: Chapter 2. Installing Optional Devices

    3. Shut down and restart the server multiple times to ensure that the server is correctly configured and functions correctly with the newly installed devices. 4. Save the DSA log as a file and send it to IBM. © Copyright IBM Corp. 2011...
  • Page 42: Server Components

    5. To ship the server, repackage it in the original undamaged packing material and observe IBM procedures for shipping. Support information for IBM Business Partners is available at http://www.ibm.com/ partnerworld/. Server components The following illustrations show the major components in the server.
  • Page 43 Note: The illustrations in this document might differ slightly from your hardware. Chapter 2. Installing optional devices...
  • Page 44: System-Board Internal Connectors

    System-board internal connectors The following illustration shows the internal connectors on the system board. System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 45: System-Board External Connectors

    System-board external connectors The following illustration shows the external input/output connectors on the system board. Chapter 2. Installing optional devices...
  • Page 46: System-Board Switches And Jumpers

    System-board switches and jumpers The following illustration shows the location and description of the switches and jumpers. Note: If there is a clear protective sticker on the top of the switch blocks, you must remove and discard it to access the switches. The default positions for the UEFI and the IMM recovery jumpers are pins 1 and 2.
  • Page 47 Table 3. System board jumpers (continued) Jumper Jumper number name Jumper setting J147 v Pins 1 and 2: Normal (default) Loads the primary IMM recovery firmware ROM page. jumper v Pins 2 and 3: Loads the secondary (backup) IMM firmware ROM page.
  • Page 48 Table 4. System board switch block 3, switches 1 - 4 Switch number Default value Switch description Clear CMOS memory. When this switch is toggled to On, it clears the data in CMOS memory, which clears the power-on password. Trusted Platform Module (TPM) physical presence. Turning this switch to the on position indicates a physical presence to the TPM.
  • Page 49: System-Board Leds

    System-board LEDs The following illustration shows the light-emitting diodes (LEDs) on the system board. Note: Error LEDs remain lit only while the server is connected to power. System pulse LEDs The following LEDs are on the system board and monitor the system power-on and power-off sequencing and boot progress (see “System-board LEDs”...
  • Page 50: System-Board Optional Device Connectors

    Table 6. System-pulse LEDs (continued) Description Action IMM heartbeat Indicates the status of the If the LED does not begin boot process of the IMM. flashing within 30 seconds of when the server is connected When the server is to power, complete the connected to power this LED following steps: flashes quickly to indicate...
  • Page 51: Sas Riser-Card Connectors And Leds

    SAS riser-card connectors and LEDs The following illustrations show the connectors and LEDs on the SAS riser-cards. Note: Error LEDs remain lit only while the server is connected to power. A 16-drive-capable model server contains the riser card that is shown in the following illustration.
  • Page 52: Pci Riser-Card Adapter Connectors

    PCI riser-card adapter connectors The following illustration shows the connectors on the PCI riser card for user-installable PCI adapters. Adapter riser-card assembly Adapter connectors PCI riser-card assembly LEDs The following illustration shows the light-emitting diodes (LEDs) on the PCI riser-card assembly. Note: Error LEDs remain lit only while the server is connected to power.
  • Page 53: Installation Guidelines

    If the server is not working correctly, see the Problem Determination and Service Guide on the IBM System x Documentation CD for diagnostic information. v Observe good housekeeping in the area where you are working. Place removed covers and other parts in a safe place.
  • Page 54: System Reliability Guidelines

    When you are finished working on the server, reinstall all safety shields, guards, labels, and ground wires. v For a list of supported optional devices for the server, see http://www.ibm.com/ servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/. System reliability guidelines...
  • Page 55: Handling Static-Sensitive Devices

    The server supports hot-plug, hot-add, and hot-swap devices and is designed to operate safely while it is turned on and the cover is removed. Follow these guidelines when you work inside a server that is turned on: v Avoid wearing loose-fitting clothing on your forearms. Button long-sleeved shirts before working inside the server;...
  • Page 56: Internal Cable Routing And Connectors

    Internal cable routing and connectors The following illustration shows the internal routing and connectors for the two SAS signal cables (in server models with eight SAS drive bays). Notes: 1. To connect the SAS signal cables, make sure that you first connect the signal cable, and then the power cable and signal cable.
  • Page 57 The following illustration shows the internal routing and connector for the operator information panel cable. The following illustration shows the internal routing and connector for the USB/video cable. Note: The USB cable is routed under the video cable and then both the USB and video cables are routed under the cable retention tab and the top cover latch receptacle.
  • Page 58 The following illustrations show the internal routing for the SAS hard disk drive backplane cables (for a 16 hard disk drive model). System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 59 Chapter 2. Installing optional devices...
  • Page 60: Removing The Cover

    Removing the cover The following illustration shows how to remove the cover. Cover-release latch Important: Before you install optional hardware, make sure that the server is working correctly. Start the server, and make sure that the operating system starts, if an operating system is installed, or that a 19990305 error code is displayed, indicating that an operating system was not found but the server is otherwise working correctly.
  • Page 61: Removing A Pci Riser-Card Assembly

    PCI Express Gen 2 x16 connector or that contains two PCI-X 64-bit 133 MHz connectors. See http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/ for a list of riser-card assemblies that you can use with the server. PCI riser-card...
  • Page 62: Installing A Pci Riser-Card Assembly

    Installing a PCI riser-card assembly To install a PCI riser-card assembly, complete the following steps. Note: The illustrations in this document might differ slightly from your hardware. PCI riser-card PCI riser-card assembly 2 assembly 2 PCI riser-card PCI riser-card assembly 1 assembly 1 PCI riser connector 2...
  • Page 63: Removing The Microprocessor 2 Air Baffle

    Removing the microprocessor 2 air baffle When you work with some optional devices, you must first remove the microprocessor 2 air baffle to access certain components. The following illustration shows how to remove the microprocessor 2 air baffle. To remove the microprocessor 2 air baffle, complete the following steps: 1.
  • Page 64: Installing The Microprocessor 2 Air Baffle

    Installing the microprocessor 2 air baffle To install the microprocessor 2 air baffle, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Make sure that the server and peripheral devices are turned off (see “Turning off the server”...
  • Page 65: Removing The Dimm Air Baffle

    Removing the DIMM air baffle When you work with some optional devices, you must first remove the DIMM air baffle to access certain components or connectors on the system board. The following illustration shows how to remove the DIMM air baffle. PCI riser-card assembly 1 DIMM air baffle...
  • Page 66: Installing The Dimm Air Baffle

    Installing the DIMM air baffle The following illustration shows how to install the DIMM air baffle. PCI riser-card assembly 1 DIMM air baffle To install the DIMM air baffle, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37.
  • Page 67: Installing The Full-Length-Adapter Bracket

    Installing the full-length-adapter bracket If you are installing a full-length adapter in the upper riser-card PCI slot, you must first install the full-length-adapter bracket in the end of the riser-card assembly. To install the full-length-adapter bracket, complete the following steps: 1.
  • Page 68: Installing A Pci Adapter

    Some high performance video adapters are supported by your server. See http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/ for more information. v The following notes describe important information about the NVIDIA video adapter that comes preinstalled in some server models: –...
  • Page 69 If you install a different supported riser-card assembly, the supported adapter types might be different. For a list of supported riser-card assemblies, see http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/. v The system scans devices in the following order, if you have not changed the default boot precedence: –...
  • Page 70 Expansion-slot cover Adapter riser-card assembly 7. Install the adapter: a. If the adapter is a full-length adapter for the upper expansion slot in the riser card, remove the full-length-adapter bracket from underneath the top of the riser-card assembly and insert it in the end of the upper expansion slot of the riser-card assembly.
  • Page 71 PCI riser-card PCI riser-card assembly 2 assembly 2 PCI riser-card PCI riser-card assembly 1 assembly 1 PCI riser connector 2 Alignment slots Alignment brackets PCI riser connector 1 v PCI riser-card connector 1: Carefully fit the two alignment slots on the side of the assembly onto the two alignment brackets in the side of the chassis;...
  • Page 72: Removing A Pci Adapter

    Removing a PCI adapter To remove an adapter from a PCI riser-card assembly, complete the following steps. Adapter Expansion-slot cover riser-card assembly 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect all power cords and external cables (see “Turning off the server”...
  • Page 73: Installing An Ibm Virtual Media Key

    “Completing the installation” on page 139. Installing an IBM Virtual Media Key The optional IBM Virtual Media Key enables the IMM remote presence and blue-screen capture capability. This feature provides graphical console redirection with remote keyboard and mouse interaction, plus remote diskette and CD/DVD drive support.
  • Page 74: Installing A Hard Disk Drive

    The following notes describe the type of hard disk drives that the server supports and other information that you must consider when you install a drive. For a list of supported drives, see http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/. Important: Do not install a SCSI hard disk drive in this server.
  • Page 75: Removing A Hard Disk Drive

    Note: You might have to reconfigure the disk arrays after you remove a hard disk drive. See the RAID documentation on the IBM ServeRAID Support CD for information about RAID controllers. If you have other devices to install or remove, do so now. Otherwise, go to “Completing the installation”...
  • Page 76 4. Gently push the drive assembly into the bay until the drive stops. Note: You might have to reconfigure the disk arrays after you install hard disk drives. See the RAID documentation on the IBM ServeRAID Support CD for information about RAID controllers.
  • Page 77: Removing A Simple-Swap Hard Disk Drive

    Installing a SAS/SATA 4 Pac HDD upgrade option If the server is a 16-drive-capable model with four hard disk drive bays installed, you can install an IBM System x3650 M3 Hot-swap SAS/SATA 4 Pac HDD upgrade option. See http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/ for a list of supported optional devices.
  • Page 78 To install a 4-disk-drive optional hard disk drive backplane in a 8-drive-capable server model, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Turn off the server and disconnect all power cords and external cables (see “Turning off the server”...
  • Page 79 9. Remove the SAS controller front retention bracket from the server. 10. Connect one end of the internal power cable that comes with the 4 Pac HDD upgrade option kit into the hot-swap SAS/SATA power connector on the system board. 11.
  • Page 80 a. From backplane, disconnect the following cables in the order listed: v Power cable 1 v SAS signal cable 2 v Configuration cable 3 b. Lift the backplane out of the server by pulling it toward the rear of the server and then lifting it up.
  • Page 81 b. Connect the new power cable that comes with the option kit to the new hard disk drive backplane 2 . c. Connect the configuration cable to the new backplane 3 . d. Angle the new backplane and place the bottom edge into the slots for it on the chassis.
  • Page 82 15. Install the SAS controller front retention bracket that you got from step 14: a. Align the retention bracket controller slot so that it faces the rear of the server. b. Place the bracket tabs in the holes on the chassis and slide the bracket to left until it clicks into place.
  • Page 83: Installing A Sas/Sata 8 Pac Hdd Option

    Installing a SAS/SATA 8 Pac HDD option If the server is a 16-drive-capable model with eight hard disk drive bays installed, you can install an IBM System x3650 M3 Hot-swap SAS/SATA 8 Pac HDD option. See http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/ for a list of supported optional devices.
  • Page 84 4. Remove the two 4-drive filler panels that are to the right of drive bay 8, beneath the IDs 8 - 15 on the front bezel. 5. To obtain more working room, remove fans 2 and 3 (see “Removing a hot-swap fan”...
  • Page 85 9. Remove the SAS controller front retention bracket from the server. 10. Connect one end of the internal power cable that comes with the 8 Pac HDD option kit into the empty hot-swap SAS/SATA power connector on the system board. 11.
  • Page 86 a. From backplane 1, disconnect the following cables in the order listed: v Power cable 1 v SAS signal cable 2 v Configuration cable 3 b. Lift backplane 1 out of the server by pulling it toward the rear of the server and then lifting it up.
  • Page 87 b. Connect the new power cable that comes with the option kit to new hard disk drive backplane 2 2 . c. Connect the configuration cable to backplane 2 3 . d. Angle the new backplane and place the bottom edge into the slots for backplane 2 on the chassis next to the optical drive.
  • Page 88 b. Reconnect the power cable 2 to backplane 1. c. Reconnect the configuration cable 3 to backplane 1. d. Angle the backplane and place the bottom edge into the slots for backplane 1 on the chassis. e. Rotate the backplane upright so that the bracket goes underneath the latch and tabs on the chassis and is engaged into the slots on the backplane bracket.
  • Page 89 a. Align the retention bracket controller slot so that it faces the rear of the server. b. Place the bracket tabs in the holes on the chassis and slide the bracket to left until it clicks into place. 17. Remove the fillers (if they are installed) from the four connectors on the SAS expander card that comes with the option kit.
  • Page 90 19. If a battery and battery carrier are attached to the SAS controller that you removed in step 8, disconnect the battery carrier cable from the battery and remove the three screws that secure the battery carrier to the SAS controller. Set the battery and battery carrier aside.
  • Page 91 d. From the other side of the SAS controller, insert and tighten the screw to secure the interposer card to the SAS controller. 21. Remove the expansion-slot bracket that is screwed to the vertical wall above the power supply and install the expansion-slot bracket on the SAS controller: a.
  • Page 92 c. From the front side of the SAS controller, install the two screws that hold the metal bracket onto the SAS controller. 22. If required, connect one end of the remote battery cable to the interposer card. Attention: To avoid damage to the hardware, make sure that you align the black dot on the cable connector with the black dot on the connector on the interposer card.
  • Page 93 b. Connect the straight connector end of the longer SAS signal cable to the other SAS connector that is labeled “Ports 3-0” on a ServeRAID-MR10i SAS/SAS Controller. This cable has a right-angle connector and a straight connector. Note: If you are connecting the longer SAS signal cable to a ServeRAID-BR10i v2 SAS/SATA Controller, the connectors are reversed.
  • Page 94 b. Connect the SAS signal cables from hard disk drive backplane 1 to the left front connectors on the SAS expander card (as facing the front of the server). System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 95: Installing A Sas/Sata 8 Pac Hdd For 2 Raid Kit With 2 M5015 Adapters Option

    If the server is a 16-drive-capable model with eight hard disk drive bays installed, you can install an IBM System x3650 M3 Hot-swap SAS/SATA 8 Pac HDD option. See http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/ for a list of supported optional devices. To order a SAS/SATA 8 Pac HDD for 2 RAID kit with 2 M5015 adapters option, contact your IBM marketing representative or authorized reseller.
  • Page 96 v Two M5015 adapters v Four M3 screws v Eight blank EMC fillers v Two SAS signal cables v One remote battery cable v One internal power cable v Two backplane brackets To install a SAS/SATA 8 Pac HDD for 2 RAID kit with 2 M5015 adapters in a 16-drive-capable server model, complete the following steps: 1.
  • Page 97 8. Remove the SAS controller assembly from the server; then, remove the SAS controller from the SAS riser-card. See “Removing a ServeRAID SAS controller from the SAS riser-card” on page 121 for instructions. 9. Remove the SAS controller front retention bracket from the server. Chapter 2.
  • Page 98 10. Connect one end of the internal power cable that comes with the 8 Pac HDD option kit into the empty hot-swap SAS/SATA power connector on the system board. 11. Remove hard disk drive backplane 1 from the server. a. From backplane 1, disconnect the following cables in the order listed: v Power cable 1 v SAS signal cable 2 v Configuration cable 3...
  • Page 99 b. Lift backplane 1 out of the server by pulling it toward the rear of the server and then lifting it up. 12. Install the new backplane in slot 2: a. Move the SAS signal cable from hard disk drive backplane 1 to new backplane 2 1 .
  • Page 100 e. Rotate the backplane upright so that the bracket goes underneath the latch and tabs on the chassis and is engaged into the slots on the backplane bracket. 13. Install hard disk drive backplane 1: a. Connect the right-angle end of the longer SAS signal cable that comes with the option kit to hard disk drive backplane 1 1 .
  • Page 101 16. Install the SAS controller front retention bracket that you got from step 15. a. Align the retention bracket controller slot so that it faces the rear of the server. b. Place the bracket tabs in the holes on the chassis and slide the bracket to left until it clicks into place.
  • Page 102 c. Install the SAS riser-card with the M5015 adapter into the connector on the system board, making sure that the alignment post goes through the hole in the controller. Press the riser card into place until the latch at the rear of the card snaps closed.
  • Page 103 21. Remove the PCI riser-card assembly 2 (see the "Removing a PCI riser-card assembly" section of the IBM System x3650 M3 Installation and User's Guide). 22. Orient the M5015 adapter so that the connectors are on the underside of the controller.
  • Page 104 b. Connect the SAS signal cable from the right front connector of hard disk drive backplane 1 to the upper connector on the M5015 adapter (as facing the front of the server). 25. Connect the SAS signal cables from the connectors on the M5015 adapter installed on the back of the server.
  • Page 105: Installing An Optional Tape Drive

    The IBM System x3650 M3 RDX-DDS internal enablement kit is used to install an IBM tape drive in an IBM System x3650 M3 server. The IBM System x3650 M3 RDX-DDS internal enablement kit is compatible only with the following tape drives:...
  • Page 106: Converting A 16 Bay System To A 8 Bay + Tape System

    v One SAS riser-card, tape enablement kit v One SAS riser-card and controller assembly v One tape enablement tray v EMC brackets v One SAS signal cable v One HDD configuration cable v One HDD power cable v One tape drive power cable v Eight M3 x 0.5 screws v Four M3 x 5 screws Converting a 16 bay system to a 8 bay + tape system...
  • Page 107 a. To obtain more working room, remove fans 2 and 3 (see “Removing a hot-swap fan” on page 115) and fan bracket. b. Lift the backplane out of the server by pulling it toward the rear of the server and then lifting it up. c.
  • Page 108: Installing The Tape Drive Option

    d. Make sure that the open side of the top EMC bracket faces away from the server. To install the top EMC bracket, insert and tighten two M3 x 0.5 screws in the threaded holes in the chassis down into the top bracket. Installing the tape drive option The following illustration shows how to install an optional tape drive.
  • Page 109 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii, “Installation guidelines” on page 37, and “Handling static-sensitive devices” on page 39. 2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices, and disconnect the power cords and all external cables. 3. Install the tape drive on the tray as shown in the following illustration. If the tape drive comes with a metal spacer attached, remove the spacer before you install the tape drive on the tray.
  • Page 110 PCI Express SAS controller connector USB hypervisor connector SATA tape signal Tape drive power SAS controller error LED tape signal SAS riser card (tape-enabled model server) a. Disconnect and remove the configuration cable from the system board. This cable will be replaced by the tape-enabled configuration cable. b.
  • Page 111 a. Align the backplane with the backplane slot in the chassis and the small slots on top of the hard disk drive cage. b. Lower the backplane into the slots on the chassis. c. Rotate the top of the backplane until the front tab clicks into place into the latches on the chassis.
  • Page 112 SAS riser card Tape drive power Locking collar USB tape drive signal Tape drive cable power cable 12. Install the SAS riser-card and controller assembly (see “Installing the SAS riser-card and controller assembly” on page 118). Fold the excess length of the cables under the SAS controller assembly.
  • Page 113: Installing A Second Microprocessor

    (Optional) Obtain an SMP-capable operating system. For a list of supported operating systems and optional devices, see http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/ serverproven/compat/us/. v To order additional microprocessor optional devices, contact your IBM marketing representative or authorized reseller. v The microprocessor speeds are automatically set for this server; therefore, you do not have to set any microprocessor frequency-selection jumpers or switches.
  • Page 114 The following illustration shows the microprocessor socket locations on the system board. Attention: v A startup (boot) microprocessor must always be installed in microprocessor socket 1 on the system board. v To ensure correct server operation when you install an additional microprocessor, use microprocessors that are compatible and install at least one DIMM in a DIMM connector for microprocessor 2.
  • Page 115 8. Install the microprocessor: a. Rotate the microprocessor release lever on the socket from its closed and locked position until it stops in the fully open position. b. Rotate the hinged microprocessor bracket frame into the open position. c. Remove the microprocessor socket dust cover from the surface of the microprocessor socket, if one is present.
  • Page 116 Protective cover Microprocessor f. Locate the microprocessor installation tool that comes with the new microprocessor. g. Twist the handle of the installation tool counterclockwise so that it is in the open position. h. Align the triangle alignment mark on the microprocessor installation tool with the triangle alignment mark on the microprocessor, then place the microprocessor on the underside of the tool so that the tool can grasp the microprocessor correctly onto the bottom of the installation tool.
  • Page 117 Touching the thermal grease will contaminate it. If the thermal grease is contaminated, call IBM service and support to request a replacement thermal grease kit. For information about installing the replacement thermal grease, see “Thermal grease”...
  • Page 118 d. Slide the rear flange of the heat sink into the opening in the retainer bracket. e. Press down firmly on the front of the heat sink until it is seated securely. f. Rotate the heat-sink release lever to the closed position and hook it underneath the lock tab.
  • Page 119: Thermal Grease

    Thermal grease The thermal grease must be replaced whenever the heat sink has been removed from the top of the microprocessor and is going to be reused or when debris is found in the grease. To replace damaged or contaminated thermal grease on the microprocessor and heat exchanger, complete the following steps: 1.
  • Page 120: Installing A Memory Module

    1066, or 1333 MHz, PC3-10600R-999, registered or unbuffered, synchronous dynamic random-access memory (SDRAM) dual inline memory modules (DIMMs) with error correcting code (ECC). See http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/ serverproven/compat/us/ for a list of supported memory modules for the server. – The specifications of a DDR3 DIMM are on a label on the DIMM, in the following format.
  • Page 121 8 = x8 organization 16 = x16 organization wwwww is the DIMM bandwidth, in MBps 6400 = 6.40 GBps (PC3-800 SDRAMs, 8-byte primary data bus) 8500 = 8.53 GBps (PC3-1066 SDRAMs, 8-byte primary data bus) 10600 = 10.66 GBps (PC3-1333 SDRAMs, 8-byte primary data bus) 12800 = 12.80 GBps PC3-1600 SDRAMs, 8-byte primary data bus) m is the DIMM type E = Unbuffered DIMM (UDIMM) with ECC (x72-bit module data bus)
  • Page 122: Dimm Installation Sequence

    Table 7. Maximum memory installation using ranked DIMMs Number of DIMMs DIMM type DIMM size Total memory Single-rank UDIMMs 2 GB 24 GB Dual-rank UDIMMs 4 GB 48 GB Single-rank RDIMMs 2 GB 36 GB Dual-rank RDIMMs 2 GB 36 GB Dual-rank RDIMMs 4 GB 72 GB...
  • Page 123: Memory Mirroring

    Table 8. DIMM installation sequence for non-mirroring (normal) mode Installed microprocessors DIMM connector population sequence Microprocessor socket 1 Install the DIMMs in the following sequence: 3, 6, 9, 2, 5, 8, 1, 4, 7 Microprocessor socket 2 Install the DIMMs in the following sequence: 12, 15, 18, 11, 14, 17, 10, 13, 16 Memory mirroring Memory-mirroring mode replicates and stores data on two pairs of DIMMs within...
  • Page 124 Table 9. Connectors on each memory channel Memory channel DIMM connectors Channel 0 1, 2, 3, 10, 11, 12 Channel 1 4, 5, 6, 13, 14, 15 Channel 2 7, 8, 9, 16, 17, 18 The following illustration shows the memory connector layout that is associated with each microprocessor.
  • Page 125: Online-Spare Memory

    The following table lists the installation sequence for installing DIMMs in memory-mirroring mode. Table 10. Memory-mirroring mode DIMM population sequence Number of installed DIMMs microprocessors DIMM connector First pair of DIMMs 3, 6 Second pair of DIMMs 2, 5 Third pair of DIMMs 1, 4 Fourth pair of DIMMs 12, 15...
  • Page 126: Installing A Dimm

    Installing a DIMM To install a DIMM, complete the following steps. 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices, and disconnect the power cord and all external cables (see “Turning off the server”...
  • Page 127 Attention: To avoid breaking the retaining clips or damaging the DIMM connectors, open and close the clips gently. 6. Open the retaining clip on each end of the DIMM connector. 7. Touch the static-protective package that contains the DIMM to any unpainted metal surface on the server.
  • Page 128: Installing A Hot-Swap Ac Power Supply

    Before you install an additional power supply or replace a power supply with one of a different wattage, you may use the IBM Power Configurator utility to determine current system power consumption. For more information and to download the utility, go to http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/bladecenter/resources/ powerconfig.html.
  • Page 129 CAUTION: The power control button on the device and the power switch on the power supply do not turn off the electrical current supplied to the device. The device also might have more than one power cord. To remove all electrical current from the device, ensure that all power cords are disconnected from the power source.
  • Page 130 HZ 9. (IBM Business Partners only) Restart the server. Confirm that it starts correctly and recognizes the newly installed devices, and make sure that no error LEDs are lit. System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 131: Removing A Hot-Swap Fan

    10. (IBM Business Partners only) Complete the additional steps in “Instructions for IBM Business Partners” on page 25. If you have other devices to install or remove, do so now. Otherwise, go to “Completing the installation” on page 139. Removing a hot-swap fan The server comes with three replaceable fans.
  • Page 132: Installing A Hot-Swap Fan

    Installing a hot-swap fan The server comes with three replaceable double fans. For proper cooling, the server requires that all three fans be installed at all times. Attention: To ensure proper server operation, if a fan fails, replace it within 30 seconds.
  • Page 133: Removing The Sas Riser-Card And Controller Assembly

    Removing the SAS riser-card and controller assembly To remove the SAS riser-card and controller assembly from the server, complete the steps for the applicable server model. v 16-drive-capable server model: 1. Press the assembly release latch toward the rear of the server and lift that end of the SAS controller assembly a little.
  • Page 134: Installing The Sas Riser-Card And Controller Assembly

    v Tape-enabled server model: 1. Press down on the assembly release latch and lift up on the tab to release the SAS controller assembly, which includes the SAS riser-card, from the system board. 2. Lift the front and back edges of the assembly to remove the assembly from the server.
  • Page 135 a. Remove the SAS controller front retention bracket from the server. b. Remove the rear controller retention bracket located in the battery bay above the power supplies by pulling up the release tab 1 and sliding the bracket outward 2 . Chapter 2.
  • Page 136 c. Install the controller retention bracket from step b by aligning the retention bracket controller slot and then placing the bracket tabs in the holes on the chassis and slide the bracket to left until it clicks into place. d. Install the controller retention bracket from step a by sliding the bracket inward 1 and pressing down the release tab into place 2 .
  • Page 137: Removing A Serveraid Sas Controller From The Sas Riser-Card

    You can replace the ServeRAID SAS controller with another supported ServeRAID SAS controller. For a list of supported ServeRAID SAS controllers, see http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/. Note: For brevity, in this documentation the ServeRAID SAS controller is often referred to as the SAS controller.
  • Page 138: Installing A Serveraid Sas Controller On The Sas Riser-Card

    To remove the SAS controller from a SAS riser-card, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect all power cords and external cables (see “Turning off the server”...
  • Page 139 To install a SAS controller on the SAS riser-card, complete the following steps: 1. Make sure that the server is turned off, all external cables and power cords are disconnected, and the cover has been removed. 2. If you are installing a new or replacement SAS controller, touch the static-protective package that contains the new SAS controller to any unpainted metal surface on the server.
  • Page 140: Installing An Optional Serveraid Adapter Advanced Feature Key

    8. Install the SAS riser-card and controller assembly (see “Installing the SAS riser-card and controller assembly” on page 118). If you have other devices to install or remove, do so now. Otherwise, go to “Completing the installation” on page 139. Notes: 1.
  • Page 141 If you have other devices to install or remove, do so now. Otherwise, go to “Completing the installation” on page 139. Chapter 2. Installing optional devices...
  • Page 142: Installing A Serveraid Sas Controller Battery On The Remote Battery Tray

    Installing a ServeRAID SAS controller battery on the remote battery tray Note: For brevity, in this documentation the Intelligent Battery Backup Unit (iBBU) is often referred to as the battery. When you install a ServeRAID SAS controller in a PCI riser-card assembly in the server, you must install the battery at a distance from the ServeRAID controller to avoid overheating.
  • Page 143 6. If a battery and battery carrier are attached to the SAS controller, disconnect the battery carrier cable from the battery and remove the three screws that secure the battery carrier to the ServeRAID controller. Set the battery and battery carrier aside. Note: The illustrations in this document might differ slightly from your hardware.
  • Page 144 d. From the other side of the ServeRAID controller, insert and tighten the screw to secure the interposer card to the ServeRAID controller. 8. Connect one end of the remote battery cable to the interposer card. Attention: To avoid damage to the hardware, make sure that you align the black dot on the cable connector with the black dot on the connector on the interposer card.
  • Page 145 12. Install the battery on the remote battery tray: a. Connect the battery carrier cable to the battery, if it is not already connected. b. On the remote battery tray, find the pattern of recessed rings that matches the posts on the battery and battery carrier. c.
  • Page 146 v For a battery that is installed in PCI assembly slot 1: Route the remote battery cable from the ServeRAID controller down through the slot on the left side of the DIMM air baffle, through the notch on the left side of the DIMM air baffle, across to the notch in the microprocessor air baffle, and up to the battery on the remote battery tray.
  • Page 147: Moving The Sas Controller Retention Bracket

    Moving the SAS controller retention bracket Note: This procedure applies only to servers that have the following SAS riser-card. PCI Express SAS controller connector USB hypervisor SATA tape signal connector Tape drive power SAS controller error LED tape signal SAS riser card (tape-enabled model server) To move the SAS controller side retention bracket to a different position to accommodate the dimensions of the current SAS ServeRAID controller, complete...
  • Page 148 5. Remove the retention bracket from the current location: a. Pinch the bottoms of both bracket posts and push the posts up out of the SAS riser-card assembly. b. Rotate the bracket to free the bracket tab from the slot on the SAS riser-card assembly.
  • Page 149: Installing A Usb Hypervisor Memory Key

    Installing a USB hypervisor memory key Hypervisor is a virtualization platform that enables multiple operating systems to run on a host computer at the same time. Support for hypervisor is available with the purchase and installation of an optional USB hypervisor memory key, with embedded hypervisor software.
  • Page 150: Removing A Usb Hypervisor Memory Key

    Removing a USB hypervisor memory key To remove the USB hypervisor memory key, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Turn off the server and peripheral devices and disconnect all power cords and external cables (see “Turning off the server”...
  • Page 151: Installing The Optional Two-Port Ethernet Adapter

    Installing the optional two-port Ethernet adapter To install an Ethernet adapter, complete the following steps: 1. Read the safety information that begins on page vii and “Installation guidelines” on page 37. 2. Make sure that the server is turned off, all external cables and power cords are disconnected, and the cover has been removed.
  • Page 152 7. While you slightly press the top of the metal clip, rotate the metal clip toward the front of the server until the metal clip clicks into place. Make sure the metal clip is securely engaged on the chassis. Attention: Pressing the top of the metal clip with excessive force may cause damage to the metal clip.
  • Page 153 Ethernet ports Adapter Chassis System board Rubber stopper Attention: Make sure the port connectors on the adapter are aligned properly with the chassis on the rear of the server. An incorrectly seated adapter might cause damage to the system board or the adapter. 11.
  • Page 154: Installing An Optional Dvd Drive

    “Completing the installation” on page 139. Installing an optional DVD drive For a list of supported optional optical disk drives for the server, see http://www.ibm.com/servers/eserver/serverproven/compat/us/. To install an optional DVD drive, complete the following steps. Drive retention clip Alignment pins 1.
  • Page 155: Completing The Installation

    Release tab DVD drive filler panel 4. Attach the drive-retention clip to the side of the drive. 5. Slide the drive into the DVD drive bay until the drive clicks into place. If you have other devices to install or remove, do so now. Otherwise, go to “Completing the installation.”...
  • Page 156: Replacing The Server Cover

    Replacing the server cover To replace the server cover, complete the following steps: 1. Make sure that all internal cables are correctly routed. 2. Place the cover-release latch in the open (up) position. 3. Insert the bottom tabs of the top cover into the matching slots in the server chassis.
  • Page 157: Connecting The External Cables

    Connecting the external cables The following illustrations show the locations of the input and output connectors on the front and rear of the server. Front view Rear view See the documentation that comes with any external devices for additional cabling instructions.
  • Page 158: Updating The Server Configuration

    Updating the server configuration When you start the server for the first time after you add or remove an internal device, external SAS device, or USB keyboard or mouse, you might receive a message that the configuration has changed. After the POST fails three times, the Setup utility starts automatically so that you can save the new configuration settings.
  • Page 159: Chapter 3. Configuring The Server

    144. v Boot Menu program The Boot Menu program is part of the IBM System x Server Firmware. Use it to override the startup sequence that is set in the Setup utility and temporarily assign a device to be first in the startup sequence.
  • Page 160: Using The Setup Utility

    IMM settings. Use the ASU program online or out-of-band to modify UEFI settings from the command line without the need to restart the server to access the Setup utility. For more information about using this program, see “IBM Advanced Settings Utility program” on page 159.
  • Page 161: Starting The Setup Utility

    Starting the Setup utility To start the Setup utility, complete the following steps: 1. Turn on the server. Note: Approximately 3 minutes after the server is connected to ac power, the power-control button becomes active. 2. When the prompt <F1> Setup is displayed, press F1. If you have set an administrator password, you must type the administrator password to access the full Setup utility menu.
  • Page 162 – Operating Modes Select this choice to view or change the operating profile (for example, performance and power utilization). – Legacy Support Select this choice to view or set legacy support. - Force Legacy Video on Boot Select this choice to force INT video support, if the operating system does not support UEFI video output standards.
  • Page 163 Run the diagnostic programs to get more information about error codes that occur. See the Problem Determination and Service Guide on the IBM Documentation CD for instructions for running the diagnostic programs. Important: If the system-error LED on the front of the server is lit but there are no other error indications, clear the system-event log.
  • Page 164: Passwords

    Select this choice to set or change a power-on password. For more information, see “Power-on password” on page 149. – Clear Power-on Password Select this choice to clear a power-on password. For more information, see “Power-on password” on page 149. –...
  • Page 165: Using The Boot Selection Menu Program

    Start the Setup utility and reset the power-on password. v Remove the battery from the server and then reinstall it. See the Problem Determination and Service Guide on the IBM Documentation CD for instructions for removing the battery.
  • Page 166: Starting The Backup Server Firmware

    To download the free image, click IBM Service and Support Site. Note: Changes are made periodically to the IBM Web site. The actual procedure might vary slightly from what is described in this document. The ServerGuide program has the following features:...
  • Page 167: Setup And Configuration Overview

    When you use the ServerGuide Setup and Installation CD, you do not need setup diskettes. You can use the CD to configure any supported IBM server model. The setup program provides a list of tasks that are required to set up your server model.
  • Page 168: Installing Your Operating System Without Using Serverguide

    ServerGuide program to install your operating system, complete the following steps to download the latest operating-system installation instructions from the IBM Web site. Note: Changes are made periodically to the IBM Web site. The actual procedure might vary slightly from what is described in this document. 1. Go to http://www.ibm.com/systems/support/.
  • Page 169: Using The Usb Memory Key For Vmware Hypervisor

    Using the USB memory key for VMware hypervisor The VMware hypervisor is available on server models that come with an installed IBM USB Memory Key for VMware Hypervisor. The USB memory key comes installed in the USB hypervisor connector on the SAS riser-card (see the following illustration).
  • Page 170: Using The Remote Presence Capability And Blue-Screen Capture

    USB hypervisor PCI Express SAS SAS controller connector controller connector error LED SAS riser card To start using the embedded hypervisor functions, you must add the USB memory key to the startup sequence in the Setup utility. To add the USB hypervisor memory key to the boot order, complete the following steps: 1.
  • Page 171: Enabling The Remote Presence Feature

    To enable the remote presence feature, complete the following steps: 1. Install the virtual media key into the dedicated slot on the system board (see “Installing an IBM Virtual Media Key” on page 57). 2. Turn on the server. Note: Approximately 3 minutes after the server is connected to ac power, the power-control button becomes active.
  • Page 172: Enabling The Broadcom Gigabit Ethernet Utility Program

    To find updated information about configuring the controllers, complete the following steps. Note: Changes are made periodically to the IBM Web site. The actual procedure might vary slightly from what is described in this document. 1. Go to http://www.ibm.com/systems/support/.
  • Page 173: Using The Lsi Configuration Utility Program

    In addition, you can download an LSI command-line configuration program from http://www.ibm.com/systems/support/. When you are using the LSI Configuration Utility program to configure and manage arrays, consider the following information:...
  • Page 174: Formatting A Hard Disk Drive

    6. To perform storage-management tasks, see the SAS controller documentation, which you can download from the Disk controller and RAID software matrix: a. Go to http://www.ibm.com/systems/support/. b. Under Product support, click System x. c. Under Popular links, click Storage Support Matrix.
  • Page 175: Ibm Advanced Settings Utility Program

    Updating IBM Systems Director If you plan to use IBM Systems Director to manage the server, you must check for the latest applicable IBM Systems Director updates and interim fixes. Note: Changes are made periodically to the IBM Web site. The actual procedure might vary slightly from what is described in this document.
  • Page 176 6. Download the available updates. 7. Copy the downloaded files to the management server. 8. On the management server, on the Welcome page of the IBM Systems Director Web interface, click the Manage tab, and click Update Manager. 9. Click Import updates and specify the location of the downloaded files that you copied to the management server.
  • Page 177: Appendix A. Getting Help And Technical Assistance

    If you need help, service, or technical assistance or just want more information about IBM products, you will find a wide variety of sources available from IBM to assist you. This section contains information about where to go for additional information about IBM and IBM products, what to do if you experience a problem with your system, and whom to call for service, if it is necessary.
  • Page 178: Software Service And Support

    You can find service information for IBM systems and optional devices at http://www.ibm.com/systems/support/. Software service and support Through IBM Support Line, you can get telephone assistance, for a fee, with usage, configuration, and software problems with System x and xSeries servers, BladeCenter products, IntelliStation workstations, and appliances. For information about which products are supported by Support Line in your country or region, see http://www.ibm.com/services/sl/products/.
  • Page 179: Appendix B. Notices

    Web sites. The materials at those Web sites are not part of the materials for this IBM product, and use of those Web sites is at your own risk. IBM may use or distribute any of the information you supply in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you.
  • Page 180: Important Notes

    IBM. Maximum memory might require replacement of the standard memory with an optional memory module. IBM makes no representation or warranties regarding non-IBM products and ® services that are ServerProven , including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.
  • Page 181: Particulate Contamination

    IBM makes no representations or warranties with respect to non-IBM products. Support (if any) for the non-IBM products is provided by the third party, not IBM. Some software might differ from its retail version (if available) and might not include user manuals or all program functionality.
  • Page 182: Electronic Emission Notices

    In the request, be sure to include the publication part number and title. When you send information to IBM, you grant IBM a nonexclusive right to use or distribute the information in any way it believes appropriate without incurring any obligation to you.
  • Page 183: European Union Emc Directive Conformance Statement

    EU-Mitgliedsstaaten und hält die Grenzwerte der EN 55022 Klasse A ein. Um dieses sicherzustellen, sind die Geräte wie in den Handbüchern beschrieben zu installieren und zu betreiben. Des Weiteren dürfen auch nur von der IBM empfohlene Kabel angeschlossen werden. IBM übernimmt keine Verantwortung für die Einhaltung der Schutzanforderungen, wenn das Produkt ohne Zustimmung der IBM verändert bzw.
  • Page 184: Japan Vcci Class A Statement

    914-499-1900 Der verantwortliche Ansprechpartner des Herstellers in der EU ist: IBM Deutschland Technical Regulations, Department M456 IBM-Allee 1, 71137 Ehningen, Germany Telephone: 0049 (0) 7032 15-2937 E-mail: tjahn@de.ibm.com Generelle Informationen: Das Gerät erfüllt die Schutzanforderungen nach EN 55024 und EN 55022 Klasse A.
  • Page 185: Russia Electromagnetic Interference (Emi) Class A Statement

    Russia Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) Class A statement People's Republic of China Class A electronic emission statement Taiwan Class A compliance statement Appendix B. Notices...
  • Page 186 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 187: Index

    DSA preboot 9 cabling 94 DIMM air baffle external routing 141 installing 50 internal routing 40 removing 49 system-board external connectors 29 DIMM installation sequence system-board internal connectors 28 for memory mirroring 109 caution statements 6 © Copyright IBM Corp. 2011...
  • Page 188 LEDs 20 using 153 Ethernet systems-management connector 17 Ethernet activity LED 15, 17 Ethernet adapter, installing 135 IBM Advanced Settings Utility program, overview 159 Ethernet connector 17 IBM Director Ethernet controller, configuring 156 See IBM Systems Director Ethernet icon LED 15...
  • Page 189 (continued) legacy operating system full-length adapter bracket 51 requirement 151 hard disk drive 58 light path diagnostics panel IBM Virtual Media Key 57 accessing 15 memory module 110 locator LED 15, 18 microprocessor 97 LSI Configuration Utility microprocessor 2 air baffle 47, 48...
  • Page 190 replacing SAS hard disk drive backplane 94 particulate contamination 8, 165 ServeRAID SAS controller 93 password simple-swap hard disk drive 59 administrator 149 replacing cover 140 power-on 149 reset button 16 password, power-on retention bracket (tape-enabled SAS riser-card), switch on system board 149 moving 131 riser-card assembly expansion slots 7...
  • Page 191 105 United States electronic emission Class A notice 166 United States FCC Class A notice 166 UpdateXpress 13 updating IBM Systems Director 159 server configuration 142, 143 USB connector 14, 17 USB hypervisor memory key installing 133 removing 134...
  • Page 192 System x3650 M3 Types 4255, 7945, and 7949: Installation and User’s Guide...
  • Page 194 Part Number: 81Y6113 Printed in USA (1P) P/N: 81Y6113...