SATA device configuration guidelines HP xw8x00 and xw9x00 Workstations This document describes how to configure SATA devices in HP xw8x00 and xw9x00 Workstations. NOTE: SATA ports on the workstation are not hot swappable. Begin connecting the SATA mass storage device cables to the workstation SATA ports, typically starting with SATA port 0.
If more ports are required, begin connecting the mass storage device cables to the SAS ports, typically starting with SAS port 0. Figure 2 SAS ports Example: HP xw8400 Workstation SAS ports Example: HP xw9400 Workstation SAS ports Continue connecting mass storage devices to the available SAS ports. When the configuration is complete: ●...