HP ProLiant 8000 Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for HP ProLiant 8000. We have 8 HP ProLiant 8000 manuals available for free PDF download: Troubleshooting Manual, Reference Manual, Implementation Manual, Overview, Error Prevention Manual, Technical White Paper, Firmware Update, Installation Manual

HP ProLiant 8000 Troubleshooting Manual

HP ProLiant 8000 Troubleshooting Manual (307 pages)

ProLiant Server Troubleshooting Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 2.14 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide11................................................................................................................................................................
Who Should Use This Guide11................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use This Guide12................................................................................................................................................................
Symbols In Text13................................................................................................................................................................
Developing A Troubleshooting Plan15................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing To Troubleshoot The Server16................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing The Server For Diagnosis16................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Troubleshooting Methodology16................................................................................................................................................................
Gathering Information18................................................................................................................................................................
Preliminary Information18................................................................................................................................................................
When The Server Does Not Start19................................................................................................................................................................
When The Self-tests Fail25................................................................................................................................................................
When The Operating System Does Not Load28................................................................................................................................................................
Locating Troubleshooting Information31................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Hp33................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Technical Support Or Authorized Reseller33................................................................................................................................................................
Server Information You Need34................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System Information You Need35................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Problems43................................................................................................................................................................
Important Safety Information44................................................................................................................................................................
Symbols On Equipment44................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Stability46................................................................................................................................................................
Power Problems47................................................................................................................................................................
Power Source47................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply48................................................................................................................................................................
System Power Module48................................................................................................................................................................
Uninterruptible Power Supply49................................................................................................................................................................
System Short Circuit50................................................................................................................................................................
Redundant Line Cord Switch51................................................................................................................................................................
General Hardware Problems52................................................................................................................................................................
Loose Connections52................................................................................................................................................................
Cabling Order52................................................................................................................................................................
New Hardware53................................................................................................................................................................
General Devices54................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Environment55................................................................................................................................................................
Internal System Problems56................................................................................................................................................................
Processors56................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Power Modules58................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Or Pci-x Hot Plug59................................................................................................................................................................
Memory59................................................................................................................................................................
Fans62................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Problems64................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drives64................................................................................................................................................................
Cd-rom And Dvd Drives65................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drives66................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Drives73................................................................................................................................................................
External Device Problems77................................................................................................................................................................
Video77................................................................................................................................................................
Audio79................................................................................................................................................................
Printers79................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse And Keyboard80................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Adapter81................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Management Display82................................................................................................................................................................
Hot-plug Management Module82................................................................................................................................................................
Network And Modem Problems83................................................................................................................................................................
Network Controllers83................................................................................................................................................................
Modems85................................................................................................................................................................
Software Problems89................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Systems90................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System Problems90................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System Updates93................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring To A Backed-up Version93................................................................................................................................................................
When To Reconfigure Or Reload Software94................................................................................................................................................................
Application Software96................................................................................................................................................................
Clustering Software97................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Rom Flash Problems97................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Current Drivers100................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing The System102................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Tools104................................................................................................................................................................
Array Diagnostic Utility105................................................................................................................................................................
Enterprise Diagnostics Lx32106................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostics On A 32-bit System108................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostics On A 64-bit System109................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management111................................................................................................................................................................
Survey Utility112................................................................................................................................................................
Running Survey Utility112................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Station113................................................................................................................................................................
Inspect Utility113................................................................................................................................................................
Running Inspect On A 32-bit System113................................................................................................................................................................
Running Inspect On A 64-bit System114................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Administrator115................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Lights-out115................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Management Log115................................................................................................................................................................
List Of Events116................................................................................................................................................................
Power-on Self-test121................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Serial Console121................................................................................................................................................................
Server Blade Health Driver121................................................................................................................................................................
Rompaq Disaster Recovery123................................................................................................................................................................
Redundant Rom Image Recovery125................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Server Recovery-2125................................................................................................................................................................
Unattended Recovery126................................................................................................................................................................
Attended Recovery127................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Requirements127................................................................................................................................................................
Health Driver130................................................................................................................................................................
Initiating Diagnostics131................................................................................................................................................................
Initiating The Operating System135................................................................................................................................................................
Asr-2 Password Security136................................................................................................................................................................
Asr-2 Integrated Management Log Messages136................................................................................................................................................................
Automatic Revision Tracking139................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Fault Recovery Tracking140................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Automatic Reconstruction140................................................................................................................................................................
Network Interface Fault Recovery Tracking140................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Fault Recovery Tracking140................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Changes142................................................................................................................................................................
Minimizing The Impact Of Changes By Using Hp Tools143................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Updates Through Integration Servers143................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Servers Consistently Through Replicated Install144................................................................................................................................................................
Maintaining Server Software144................................................................................................................................................................
Other Ways To Minimize The Impact Of Changes144................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Methodology145................................................................................................................................................................
Visually Checking Your Server147................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Power Problems Caused By Acts Of Nature148................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Power Management Problems148................................................................................................................................................................
General Power Requirements149................................................................................................................................................................
Power Consumption Considerations149................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Considerations149................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cord Considerations149................................................................................................................................................................
Power Redundancy Considerations150................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Grounding Problems150................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Temperature Problems150................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Damage To Removable Drives151................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Electrostatic Damage152................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Cable Damage152................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Tape Drive Errors153................................................................................................................................................................
Online Resources155................................................................................................................................................................
Test Error Codes166................................................................................................................................................................
Primary Processor Test Error Codes167................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Test Error Codes168................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Test Error Codes170................................................................................................................................................................
Parallel Printer Test Error Codes171................................................................................................................................................................
Diskette Drive Test Error Codes173................................................................................................................................................................
Serial Test Error Codes174................................................................................................................................................................
Modem Communications Test Error Codes175................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Hard Drive Test Error Codes178................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Tape Drive Test Error Codes180................................................................................................................................................................
Pointing Device Interface Test Error Codes180................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages181................................................................................................................................................................
Adu Error Messages251................................................................................................................................................................

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HP ProLiant 8000 Reference Manual

HP ProLiant 8000 Reference Manual (138 pages)

Microsoft Windows Event ID and SNMP Traps Reference Guide for use with SmartStart version 8.25  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 1.82 MB
Table of contents
Reference Guide1................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction4................................................................................................................................................................
Agent Descriptions4................................................................................................................................................................
Where To Go For Additional Help5................................................................................................................................................................
Telephone Numbers5................................................................................................................................................................
Foundation Agents6................................................................................................................................................................
Event Identifiers 1105-18089................................................................................................................................................................
Event Identifiers 256-77429................................................................................................................................................................
Event Identifiers 300-1293133................................................................................................................................................................
HP ProLiant 8000 Implementation Manual

HP ProLiant 8000 Implementation Manual (35 pages)

Implementing Microsoft Windows 2000 with Service Pack 4 on ProLiant servers  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 0.47 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents2................................................................................................................................................................
Abstract3................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction3................................................................................................................................................................
Planning Considerations3................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Considerations4................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrade/migration Considerations4................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Server Platforms5................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Software9................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Management Options And Agents10................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Storage Options11................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Network Interface Controllers (nics)13................................................................................................................................................................
Support Video16................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware System Requirements16................................................................................................................................................................
Cluster Configurations17................................................................................................................................................................
System Roms And Option Roms For Microsoft Windows 200018................................................................................................................................................................
Server Setup18................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Array Configuration18................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Components18................................................................................................................................................................
System Roms And Option Roms For Microsoft Windows18................................................................................................................................................................
Support Software19................................................................................................................................................................
Installation19................................................................................................................................................................
Before Beginning19................................................................................................................................................................
Smartstart Configuration20................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Steps20................................................................................................................................................................
Features21................................................................................................................................................................
Management Agents22................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Insight Lights-out Edition Management22................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Lights-out Remote Management22................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Proliant Essentials Workload Management Pack23................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Memory Protection23................................................................................................................................................................
Online Spare Memory23................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Plug Mirrored Memory23................................................................................................................................................................
Hot Plug Raid Memory23................................................................................................................................................................
Wake On Lan (wol)23................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-boot Execution Environment (pxe)24................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Hot Plug24................................................................................................................................................................
Teamed Nics25................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting26................................................................................................................................................................
Feature Implementation30................................................................................................................................................................
Conclusion33................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Hp Proliant Server Features34................................................................................................................................................................
For More Information35................................................................................................................................................................
Call To Action35................................................................................................................................................................

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HP ProLiant 8000 Overview

HP ProLiant 8000 Overview (20 pages)

Memory technology evolution: an overview of system memory technologies, 8th Edition  
Brand: HP | Category: Desktop | Size: 1.06 MB
Table of contents
Abstract2................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction2................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Dram Operation2................................................................................................................................................................
Dram Storage Density And Power Consumption4................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Access Time4................................................................................................................................................................
Chipsets And System Bus Timing4................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Bus Speed5................................................................................................................................................................
Burst Mode Access5................................................................................................................................................................
Sdram Technology6................................................................................................................................................................
Bank Interleaving7................................................................................................................................................................
Increased Bandwidth7................................................................................................................................................................
Registered Sdram Modules7................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm Configurations8................................................................................................................................................................
Single-sided And Double-sided Dimms8................................................................................................................................................................
Single-rank, Dual-rank, And Quad-rank Dimms8................................................................................................................................................................
Rank Interleaving9................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Channel Interleaving10................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Memory Technologies11................................................................................................................................................................
Double Data Rate Sdram Technologies11................................................................................................................................................................
Ddr-111................................................................................................................................................................
Ddr-213................................................................................................................................................................
Ddr-314................................................................................................................................................................
Module Naming Convention And Peak Bandwidth14................................................................................................................................................................
Fully-buffered Dimms15................................................................................................................................................................
Fb-dimm Architecture16................................................................................................................................................................
Challenges17................................................................................................................................................................
Rambus Dram18................................................................................................................................................................
Importance Of Using Hp-certified Memory Modules In Proliant Servers19................................................................................................................................................................
Conclusion19................................................................................................................................................................
For More Information20................................................................................................................................................................
Call To Action20................................................................................................................................................................
HP ProLiant 8000 Error Prevention Manual

HP ProLiant 8000 Error Prevention Manual (12 pages)

Error Prevention Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 0.18 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Abstract4................................................................................................................................................................
Audience Assumptions4................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Changes4................................................................................................................................................................
Minimizing The Impact Of Changes5................................................................................................................................................................
Version Control5................................................................................................................................................................
Server Design5................................................................................................................................................................
Software Updates5................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Methodology6................................................................................................................................................................
Visually Checking The Server7................................................................................................................................................................
Recognizing Power Problems Caused By Acts Of Nature8................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Power Management Problems9................................................................................................................................................................
General Power Requirements9................................................................................................................................................................
Power Consumption Considerations9................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Considerations10................................................................................................................................................................
Power Redundancy Considerations10................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Damage To Removable Drives10................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Electrostatic Damage11................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Cable Damage11................................................................................................................................................................
Preventing Tape Drive Errors11................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storageworks Library And Tape Tools11................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Drives12................................................................................................................................................................
Dat Drives12................................................................................................................................................................
Lto, Sdlt, And Dlt Drives12................................................................................................................................................................
Ait Drives12................................................................................................................................................................
HP ProLiant 8000 Technical White Paper

HP ProLiant 8000 Technical White Paper (12 pages)

HP Insight Diagnostics Online Edition Featuring Survey Utility and IML Viewer  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 0.31 MB
Table of contents
What Is The Insight Diagnostics Online Edition4................................................................................................................................................................
How Insight Diagnostics Online Edition Works4................................................................................................................................................................
Theory Of Operation5................................................................................................................................................................
Online Serviceability: Configuration Capture And Online Reporting7................................................................................................................................................................
Simplified Collection Process7................................................................................................................................................................
Automated Configuration History/audit Trail Reporting7................................................................................................................................................................
Integration With The Remote Insight Lights-out Edition7................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting And Updating Insight Diagnostics Online Edition Information8................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing And Viewing Information8................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing From A Browser9................................................................................................................................................................
Browser Requirements9................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing From System Management Homepage9................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing From Systems Insight Manager9................................................................................................................................................................
Logging In9................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Reports10................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring And Printing Survey Files10................................................................................................................................................................
Conclusion10................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications11................................................................................................................................................................
HP ProLiant 8000 Firmware Update

HP ProLiant 8000 Firmware Update (9 pages)

Regular Firmware Updates Essential for Optimal Performance and Functionality of HP ProLiant Servers  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 0.59 MB
HP ProLiant 8000 Installation Manual

HP ProLiant 8000 Installation Manual (2 pages)

ProLiant Essentials Foundation Pack Installation Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Server | Size: 0.27 MB

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