To connect the first four hard drives:
Attach the coupled end of the data cable to Internal connector 1 on the RAID controller
Attach the four splitter cables on the other end of the data cable to the data cable connectors
on the hard drives
To connect power to the hard drives, see the hard drive product documentation.
If connecting more than four hard drives, attach the second data cable supplied with the controller
card kit to Internal connector 2 on the controller card.
LSI MegaRAID® SAS 8888ELP Host Bus Adapter installation
Data cable connections