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HP Xw6600 - Workstation - 2 GB RAM Installation Manual

Hp xw workstation series - lsi 8344 8-port sas raid controller card installation
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LSI 8344 8-port SAS RAID controller card
installation
Overview
Introduction
This document describes how to install the LSI 8344 8-port SAS RAID controller card in your workstation.

Kit contents

This kit includes the following components:
Table 1
8-port SAS RAID controller card
Data cable with 90-degree connectors
CD with software drivers and manufacturer's documentation
Hard disk drive activity LED cable
Installation instructions
Warranty

Tools required

No tools are required for this assembly.
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Kit contents
Kit Contents
© 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The HP Invent logo is a registered
trademark of Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. Printed in the U.S.
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  • Page 1: Kit Contents

    Installation instructions Warranty Tools required No tools are required for this assembly. © 2008 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The HP Invent logo is a registered trademark of Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. Printed in the U.S. ENWW Overview Antenna House XSL Formatter (Evaluation) http://www.antennahouse.com/...
  • Page 2: Warnings And Cautions

    Warnings and cautions WARNING! Any surface or area of the equipment marked with this symbol indicates the presence of a hot surface or hot component. If this surface is contacted, the potential for injury exists. To reduce the risk of injury from a hot component, enable the surface to cool before touching. WARNING! Any surface or area of the equipment marked with this symbol indicates the presence of an electrical shock hazard.
  • Page 3: Step 1-Preparing The Workstation

    Step 1—Preparing the workstation Introduction This section describes how to prepare your workstation for disassembly. Procedure: preparing the workstation for disassembly To prepare the workstation for component installation: Step Action Power down the workstation. Disconnect power from the workstation. Open the access cover. References Your workstation documentation includes instructions for disassembling and preparing the workstation for installation.
  • Page 4 Step 2—Installing the 8-port SAS RAID controller card Introduction This section describes how to install the 8-port SAS RAID controller card. Procedure: installing the 8-port SAS RAID controller card To install the card: Step Action Release the PCI retainer levers by first pressing down on them and then out (1), and remove the applicable PCI slot cover (2).
  • Page 5 Step Action Attach the SAS adapter supplied with the HP workstation SAS hard drive to the data connector on the rear of the SAS hard drive. In preparation for cable connection, identify the 8-port controller card connectors. The LED cable connector (1), the internal data connector (2), and the external data connector (3) are shown in the following figure.
  • Page 6 Step Action Attach one end of the hard drive activity LED cable to the 8-port SAS RAID controller card (1). Attach the other end of the hard drive activity LED cable to the hard drive LED activity connector on the system board (2). (An HP xw6000 series workstation system board is shown below for reference.) NOTE: See the service label on your workstation access panel to locate the hard drive activity LED connector on...
  • Page 7: Step 3-Reassembling The Workstation

    Step 3—Reassembling the workstation After installing the 8-port SAS RAID controller card, use the instructions in your workstation documentation to reassemble the workstation. Reassembly includes reinstalling the side access panel and restoring power to the workstation. Step 4—Loading and setting up driver software For instructions on loading and setting up the SAS drivers for use with your workstation, refer to the manufacturer’s documentation on the CD shipped with the 8-port SAS RAID controller card.
  • Page 8 LSI 8344 8-port SAS RAID controller card installation ENWW Antenna House XSL Formatter (Evaluation) http://www.antennahouse.com/...