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NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual

NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual (580 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Server | Size: 20.86 MB
Table of contents
How To Use This Manual8................................................................................................................................................................
Text Conventions9................................................................................................................................................................
In The Package10................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents11................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Notes On Using Your Server18................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels19................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes21................................................................................................................................................................
General21................................................................................................................................................................
Rack23................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use24................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection26................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices28................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation29................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation30................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party31................................................................................................................................................................
Provided Software31................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal And Consumables32................................................................................................................................................................
Regarding The Transportation Of This System32................................................................................................................................................................
User Support33................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 General Description35................................................................................................................................................................
Overview36................................................................................................................................................................
External View37................................................................................................................................................................
Names And Functions Of Parts38................................................................................................................................................................
Front View With Front Bezel Closed38................................................................................................................................................................
Front View With Front Bezel Removed39................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View41................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View43................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Disk Model44................................................................................................................................................................
Motherboard45................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features46................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Bays47................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Link Feature47................................................................................................................................................................
Security47................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder48................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro49................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools49................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostic Utility49................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Management50................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Server51................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Or Removing The Front Bezel51................................................................................................................................................................
Power Switch53................................................................................................................................................................
Post Execution Flow55................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages56................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off57................................................................................................................................................................
Identification Of Servers ~ Uid Switch ~58................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive59................................................................................................................................................................
Flash Fdd62................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setting Up Your Server64................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow65................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Server Site66................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Server68................................................................................................................................................................
Installation69................................................................................................................................................................
Removal77................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices81................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Server82................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power Cord83................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server85................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System86................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Utilities86................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies Of System Information86................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Configuring Your Server88................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios (setup)89................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility90................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage91................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions92................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Your Server94................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Configuration Submenu96................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Information Submenu98................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Configuration Submenu99................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Information Submenu100................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Chipset Configuration Submenu102................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Configuration Submenu105................................................................................................................................................................
Discard Changes And Exit122................................................................................................................................................................
Save Changes123................................................................................................................................................................
Discard Changes123................................................................................................................................................................
Load Setup Defaults123................................................................................................................................................................
Raid System Configuration124................................................................................................................................................................
Raid124................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Levels125................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Group125................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Disk126................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration By Onboard Raid Controller130................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Tree134................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Procedures For Configuration Utility135................................................................................................................................................................
Check Consistency143................................................................................................................................................................
Lsi Software Raid Configuration Utility And Universal Raid Utility145................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Array146................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Motherboard Jumpers148................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Installing The Operating System With Express Setup151................................................................................................................................................................
About Express Setup152................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 R2153................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Windows Installation153................................................................................................................................................................
Installing On The Mirrored Volume154................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Mo Device154................................................................................................................................................................
About Removable Media155................................................................................................................................................................
About The System Partition Size156................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Setup158................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008 R2159................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Setting Device Drivers172................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Driver Setting173................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Team174................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Accelerator Driver177................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Solving Problems178................................................................................................................................................................
Bitlocker178................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008179................................................................................................................................................................
Service Pack Which Expressbuilder Supports180................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008187................................................................................................................................................................
The Procedure To Set Pae Option209................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003210................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Service Pack214................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003216................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Driver And Proset226................................................................................................................................................................
Remove Team233................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Board Driver(n8104-111/112/119/120/121/122/125a/126)234................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Board Driver (n8104-123a)234................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/95/107)235................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Sas Controller Driver (n8103-104a)235................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump (debug Information)238................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create A User-mode Process Dump File245................................................................................................................................................................
Network Monitor248................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing The Operation System If Multiple Logical Drives Exist250................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Maintenance Utilities252................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System252................................................................................................................................................................
Installing With The Oem-disk For Mass Storage Device254................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Installing And Using Utilities255................................................................................................................................................................
Autorun Menu261................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File Creator262................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File263................................................................................................................................................................
Functions And Features276................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent Extension276................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressupdate Agent277................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Raid Utility278................................................................................................................................................................
Setup With Express Setup278................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Setup279................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Logical Drive Of Raid 6280................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Product Info Collection Utility281................................................................................................................................................................
Using Utility282................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstallation282................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Maintenance283................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies283................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning284................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Server284................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Interior285................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard/mouse286................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Disc287................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics288................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items288................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnostics289................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Using Power Control Feature292................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Server294................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Troubleshooting297................................................................................................................................................................
System Viewers298................................................................................................................................................................
Status Indicators299................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting300................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Led301................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive Led302................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Connector Leds304................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Power Leds305................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages306................................................................................................................................................................
Messages Displayed By Raid Controller During Post314................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes318................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages On Virtual Lcd319................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems322................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express Server322................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows327................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Raid System Configuration336................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder339................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Express Setup341................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Parameter File Creator342................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With N8190-127/131/153/154 Fibrechannel Controller343................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Autorun Menu344................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Event Log345................................................................................................................................................................
Collect Configuration Information346................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Dr. Watson Diagnostic Information346................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump346................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery For Windows System347................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Maintenance Tools348................................................................................................................................................................
Function Of Maintenance Tools351................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools With Remote Console353................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Server355................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown356................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Upgrading Your Server357................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-static Measures359................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Installation And Removal360................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Your Server361................................................................................................................................................................
Attachment And Post-attachment Checks362................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive363................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive365................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Replacing Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System374................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Unit375................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Failed Power Supply Unit378................................................................................................................................................................
Top Cover380................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm381................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Order382................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Clock384................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Ras Feature385................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Memory Ras Features389................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Mirroring390................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Sparing394................................................................................................................................................................
Processor (cpu)396................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Card403................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Raid Controller410................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Raid Controller415................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Additional Battery For Raid Controller416................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Additional Battery For Raid Controller426................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Internal Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System427................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Procedure432................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Specifications439................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hdd Model439................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B Other Precautions443................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Rate Of The On-board Lan Controller443................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Software443................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk443................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd/cd-rom446................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Media446................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard447................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse448................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C Irq449................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D Installing Windows Server 2008 R2451................................................................................................................................................................
Notice451................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Board Supported By Nec Expressbuilder451................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Service Pack452................................................................................................................................................................
Updating System452................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive452................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008 R2456................................................................................................................................................................
Preparations For Installation456................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 R2 Clean Installation457................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure For License Authentication467................................................................................................................................................................
Driver Installation And Advanced Settings470................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/107)471................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Fibre Channel Controller Driver (n8190-127/131/153/154)471................................................................................................................................................................
About Windows Activation472................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix E Installing Windows Server 2008477................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008483................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2008 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"483................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 Clean Installation486................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix F Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions509................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Drive Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk510................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions512................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 X64 Edition Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"513................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions Clean Installation515................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System - Applying Service Pack -519................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Board Driver (n8104-111/112/119/120/121/122/125a/126)534................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-95)535................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix G Installing Windows Server 2003539................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server 2003539................................................................................................................................................................
Application Of Service Pack540................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk540................................................................................................................................................................
About The Upgrade To Windows Server 2003 R2541................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"544................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 Clean Installation547................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix H Using A Client Computer Which Has A Cd Drive565................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix I Accessing Power And Performance Data567................................................................................................................................................................
Power Consumption567................................................................................................................................................................
Inlet Air Temperature569................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Utilization574................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix J Product Configuration Record Table577................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware577................................................................................................................................................................
Software579................................................................................................................................................................

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NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual

NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual (574 pages)

N8100-1665F/1666F/1667F  
Brand: NEC | Category: Server | Size: 26.27 MB
Table of contents
How To Use This Manual8................................................................................................................................................................
Text Conventions9................................................................................................................................................................
In The Package10................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents11................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Notes On Using Your Server19................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels20................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes21................................................................................................................................................................
General21................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use22................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection24................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices26................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation27................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation28................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party29................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal And Consumables30................................................................................................................................................................
Regarding The Transportation Of This System30................................................................................................................................................................
User Support31................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 General Description33................................................................................................................................................................
Overview34................................................................................................................................................................
System Chassis35................................................................................................................................................................
Front View35................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (with Front Door Open)37................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View40................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View42................................................................................................................................................................
Mother Board43................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features44................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Bays45................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Link Feature45................................................................................................................................................................
Security45................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder46................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro47................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools47................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostic Utility47................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Management48................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Server49................................................................................................................................................................
Front Door49................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Switch50................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages53................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off54................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive55................................................................................................................................................................
General Description56................................................................................................................................................................
When You Fail To Eject57................................................................................................................................................................
Flash Fdd59................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setting Up Your Server61................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow62................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System63................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Optional Devices63................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Server Site64................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices66................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server68................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System70................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Utilities70................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies Of System Information70................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Configuring Your Server71................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios (setup)72................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility73................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage74................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions75................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Configuration Submenu79................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Information Submenu81................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Configuration Submenu82................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Information Submenu83................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Chipset Configuration Submenu85................................................................................................................................................................
Usb Configuration Submenu88................................................................................................................................................................
Discard Changes And Exit105................................................................................................................................................................
Save Changes106................................................................................................................................................................
Discard Changes106................................................................................................................................................................
Load Setup Defaults106................................................................................................................................................................
Raid System Configuration107................................................................................................................................................................
Raid107................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Levels108................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Group108................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Disk109................................................................................................................................................................
Characteristics Of Raid Levels110................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration By Onboard Raid Controller114................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Tree118................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Procedures For Configuration Utility119................................................................................................................................................................
Check Consistency127................................................................................................................................................................
Lsi Software Raid Configuration Utility And Universal Raid Utility129................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Array130................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Mother Board Jumpers132................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Cmos Data134................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Password134................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Installing The Operating System With Express Setup135................................................................................................................................................................
About Express Setup136................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 R2137................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Windows Installation137................................................................................................................................................................
Installing On The Mirrored Volume138................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Mo Device138................................................................................................................................................................
About Removable Media139................................................................................................................................................................
About The System Partition Size140................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Setup142................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008 R2143................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Setting Device Drivers156................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Driver Setting157................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Team158................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Accelerator Driver161................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Solving Problems162................................................................................................................................................................
Bitlocker162................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008163................................................................................................................................................................
Service Pack Which Expressbuilder Supports164................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008171................................................................................................................................................................
The Procedure To Set Pae Option193................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003194................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Service Pack198................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003200................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Driver And Proset210................................................................................................................................................................
Remove Team217................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Board Driver(n8104-111/112/119/121/125a/126)218................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Board Driver (n8104-123a)218................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/95/107)219................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Sas Controller Driver (n8103-104a)219................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump (debug Information)222................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create A User-mode Process Dump File229................................................................................................................................................................
Network Monitor232................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing The Operation System If Multiple Logical Drives Exist234................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Maintenance Utilities236................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System236................................................................................................................................................................
Installing With The Oem-disk For Mass Storage Device238................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Installing And Using Utilities239................................................................................................................................................................
Autorun Menu244................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File Creator245................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File246................................................................................................................................................................
Functions And Features259................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent Extension259................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressupdate Agent260................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Raid Utility261................................................................................................................................................................
Setup With Express Setup261................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Setup262................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Logical Drive Of Raid 6262................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Product Info Collection Utility263................................................................................................................................................................
Installation263................................................................................................................................................................
Using Utility264................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstallation264................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Maintenance265................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies265................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning266................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Server266................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Interior267................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard/mouse268................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Disc269................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics270................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items270................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnostics271................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Using Power Control Feature274................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Server276................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Troubleshooting279................................................................................................................................................................
System Viewers280................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps281................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting282................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Access Lamp283................................................................................................................................................................
Status Lamp283................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Lamp285................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Lamp285................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive Lamp286................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Lamp287................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Connector Lamps288................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages289................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages After Power-on289................................................................................................................................................................
Messages Displayed By Raid Controller During Post297................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes301................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages On Virtual Lcd302................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems304................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express Server304................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows309................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Raid System Configuration318................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder320................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Express Setup322................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Parameter File Creator323................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With N8190-127/131/153/154 Fibrechannel Controller325................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Autorun Menu326................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Event Log327................................................................................................................................................................
Collect Configuration Information328................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Dr. Watson Diagnostic Information328................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump328................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery For Windows System329................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Maintenance Tools330................................................................................................................................................................
Function Of Maintenance Tools333................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools With Remote Console335................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Server337................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown338................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Upgrading Your Server339................................................................................................................................................................
Static Precautions341................................................................................................................................................................
Confirmation After Installation/removal342................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Installation And Removal343................................................................................................................................................................
Device Installation Or Removal Procedure344................................................................................................................................................................
Side Cover344................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Duct Cover346................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive (in N8154-25 3.5-inch Disk Cage)348................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive (in N8154-24 2.5-inch Disk Cage)355................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Internal Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System363................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Unit368................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling Fan Unit371................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Disk Cage375................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Your Server379................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Device395................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board401................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Battery Unit For Raid Controller407................................................................................................................................................................
Processor (cpu)411................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Heat Sink416................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm418................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Order420................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Clock422................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Ras Feature422................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Memory Ras Features425................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Mirroring426................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 10 Internal Cabling Diagrams433................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Cables434................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Two 3.5-inch Disk Cages434................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Internal Scsi File Device435................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cable436................................................................................................................................................................
With Disk Cage Installed436................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Specifications437................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B Other Precautions439................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Rate Of The On-board Lan Controller439................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Software439................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk439................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd/cd-rom442................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Media442................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard443................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse444................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C Irq445................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D Installing Windows Server 2008 R2447................................................................................................................................................................
Notice447................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Board Supported By Nec Expressbuilder447................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Service Pack448................................................................................................................................................................
Updating System448................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive448................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008 R2452................................................................................................................................................................
Preparations For Installation452................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 R2 Clean Installation453................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure For License Authentication463................................................................................................................................................................
Driver Installation And Advanced Settings466................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/107)467................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Fibre Channel Controller Driver (n8190-127/131/153/154)467................................................................................................................................................................
About Windows Activation468................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix E Installing Windows Server 2008473................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008480................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2008 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"480................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 Clean Installation483................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix F Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions505................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Drive Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk506................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions508................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 X64 Edition Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"509................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions Clean Installation511................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System - Applying Service Pack -515................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Board Driver (n8104-111/112/119/121/125a/126)530................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-95)531................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix G Installing Windows Server 2003535................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server 2003535................................................................................................................................................................
Application Of Service Pack536................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk536................................................................................................................................................................
About The Upgrade To Windows Server 2003 R2537................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"540................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 Clean Installation543................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix H Using A Client Computer Which Has A Cd Drive559................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix I Accessing Power And Performance Data561................................................................................................................................................................
Power Consumption561................................................................................................................................................................
Inlet Air Temperature563................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Utilization568................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix J Product Configuration Record Table571................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware571................................................................................................................................................................
Software573................................................................................................................................................................
NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual

NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual (494 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Server | Size: 12.49 MB
Table of contents
How To Use This Manual8................................................................................................................................................................
Text Conventions9................................................................................................................................................................
In The Package9................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents10................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Notes On Using Your Server17................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels18................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes19................................................................................................................................................................
General19................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use20................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection22................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices23................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation24................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation25................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party26................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal And Consumables27................................................................................................................................................................
Regarding The Transportation Of This System27................................................................................................................................................................
User Support27................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of The Term "optical Disk Drive"27................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of The Term "hard Disk Drive"28................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 General Description31................................................................................................................................................................
Overview32................................................................................................................................................................
System Chassis33................................................................................................................................................................
Front View33................................................................................................................................................................
General Description34................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View35................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View37................................................................................................................................................................
Mother Board40................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features41................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Power-on Feature (wake On Lan)42................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Link Feature42................................................................................................................................................................
Security42................................................................................................................................................................
Running The Server With The Fan Set To Low-speed Mode (silent Mode)43................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder43................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro44................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools44................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostic Utility44................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Server45................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Switch45................................................................................................................................................................
Post Execution Flow47................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages48................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off49................................................................................................................................................................
Sleep Switch49................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive50................................................................................................................................................................
Flash Fdd53................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setting Up Your Server55................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow56................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System57................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Optional Devices57................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Server Site58................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices60................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Server61................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power Cord62................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server64................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System66................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Utilities66................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies Of System Information66................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Configuring Your Server67................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios (bios Setup Utility)68................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility69................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage70................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Examples71................................................................................................................................................................
External Devices73................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions75................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Settings77................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Configuration79................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Configuration79................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Configuration80................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Your Server84................................................................................................................................................................
System Management85................................................................................................................................................................
Console Redirection86................................................................................................................................................................
Raid System Configuration89................................................................................................................................................................
Raid89................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Levels90................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Group90................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Disk91................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration By Onboard Raid Controller94................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility96................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Tree98................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Procedures For Configuration Utility99................................................................................................................................................................
Check Consistency107................................................................................................................................................................
Lsi Software Raid Configuration Utility And Universal Raid Utility109................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Array110................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Mother Board Jumpers112................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Password114................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Installing The Operating System With Express Setup115................................................................................................................................................................
About Express Setup116................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 R2117................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Windows Installation117................................................................................................................................................................
Installing On The Mirrored Volume118................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Mo Device118................................................................................................................................................................
About Removable Media118................................................................................................................................................................
About The System Partition Size120................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Setup122................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008 R2123................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Setting Device Drivers136................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Team137................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Wol140................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Solving Problems141................................................................................................................................................................
Bitlocker141................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008142................................................................................................................................................................
Service Pack Which Expressbuilder Supports143................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008148................................................................................................................................................................
Network Driver164................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003169................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Service Pack173................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003175................................................................................................................................................................
Proset185................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver188................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Accelerator Driver193................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/95/107)193................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Sas Controller Driver (n8103-104a)193................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump (debug Information)194................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create A User-mode Process Dump File201................................................................................................................................................................
Network Monitor204................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing The Operation System If Multiple Logical Drives Exist206................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Maintenance Utilities208................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System208................................................................................................................................................................
Installing With The Oem-disk For Mass Storage Device210................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Installing And Using Utilities211................................................................................................................................................................
Autorun Menu216................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File Creator217................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File218................................................................................................................................................................
Functions And Features231................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressupdate Agent232................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Raid Utility233................................................................................................................................................................
Setup With Express Setup233................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Setup233................................................................................................................................................................
Management Of Raid System Using Nec Esmpro Manager234................................................................................................................................................................
Easy Configuration234................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Logical Drive Of Raid 6234................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Product Info Collection Utility235................................................................................................................................................................
Installation235................................................................................................................................................................
Using Utility236................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstallation236................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Maintenance237................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies237................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning238................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Server239................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard/mouse239................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Disc240................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics241................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items241................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnostics242................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Server245................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Troubleshooting247................................................................................................................................................................
System Viewers248................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps249................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Lamp250................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Lamp250................................................................................................................................................................
Access Lamp250................................................................................................................................................................
Link/act Lamp250................................................................................................................................................................
Lamp250................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages251................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages After Power-on251................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting253................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes254................................................................................................................................................................
Dmi Event Log255................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems257................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express Server257................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows263................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder273................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Express Setup274................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Parameter File Creator275................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Raid System Configuration276................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Autorun Menu278................................................................................................................................................................
Others279................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Event Log280................................................................................................................................................................
Collect Configuration Information280................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Dr. Watson Diagnostic Information281................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump281................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery For Windows System282................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Maintenance Tools283................................................................................................................................................................
Function Of Maintenance Tools286................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Server288................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown289................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Upgrading Your Server291................................................................................................................................................................
Static Precautions293................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Installation And Removal294................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Or Removal Procedure295................................................................................................................................................................
Side Cover295................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Your Server298................................................................................................................................................................
Front Bezel299................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive301................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive Cage (option)308................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Internal Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System313................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Battery For Optional Raid Controller318................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board326................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Of N8117-01a Rs-232c Connector Kit333................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm335................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Memory Capacity336................................................................................................................................................................
File Device340................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Device341................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 10 Internal Cabling Diagrams349................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Cables350................................................................................................................................................................
Addition Of Hard Disk Drive350................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Cabling Diagrams353................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Of 5.25-inch Device354................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cables357................................................................................................................................................................
Onboard Sata Hdd357................................................................................................................................................................
With Optional Raid Controller Installed358................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Specifications359................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B Other Precautions361................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Rate Of The On-board Lan Controller361................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Software361................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk361................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd/cd-rom364................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Media364................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard365................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse366................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C Irq367................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D Installing Windows Server 2008 R2369................................................................................................................................................................
Notice369................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Board Supported By Nec Expressbuilder369................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Service Pack370................................................................................................................................................................
Updating System370................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive370................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008 R2374................................................................................................................................................................
Preparations For Installation374................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2008 R2 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"374................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 R2 Clean Installation377................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure For License Authentication386................................................................................................................................................................
Driver Installation And Advanced Settings389................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Driver And Proset389................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver (n8104-121/125a/126)390................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/107)395................................................................................................................................................................
About Windows Activation396................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix E Installing Windows Server 2008401................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008406................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2008 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"406................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 Clean Installation409................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver (n8104-112/119/120/121/125a/126)425................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix F Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions435................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Drive Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk436................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions438................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 X64 Edition Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"438................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions Clean Installation441................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System - Applying Service Pack -446................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-95)461................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix G Installing Windows Server 2003465................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server 2003465................................................................................................................................................................
Application Of Service Pack466................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk466................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"469................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 Clean Installation471................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix H Using A Client Computer Which Has A Cd Drive489................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix I Product Configuration Record Table491................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware491................................................................................................................................................................
Software493................................................................................................................................................................

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NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual

NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual (491 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Server | Size: 14.58 MB
Table of contents
Documents Provided With This Product2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Notations Used In This Document9................................................................................................................................................................
Abbreviations Of Operating Systems (windows)10................................................................................................................................................................
Trademarks11................................................................................................................................................................
License Notification17................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Notices20................................................................................................................................................................
Warnings And Additions To This Document23................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions For Use (be Sure To Read)24................................................................................................................................................................
Symbols Used In This Document And On Warning Labels26................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes27................................................................................................................................................................
Precauciones De Seguridad40................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Installation48................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use54................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection66................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices72................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation78................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels84................................................................................................................................................................
External View85................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 General Description106................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction107................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories108................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features109................................................................................................................................................................
Feature Of Each Model112................................................................................................................................................................
A2020b Model113................................................................................................................................................................
A2010b Model114................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Model Name115................................................................................................................................................................
Introducing The Server116................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Status/failure Monitoring And Maintenance117................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Configuring And Operating The System118................................................................................................................................................................
Using Operation Management Features120................................................................................................................................................................
Management Features121................................................................................................................................................................
Storage Management123................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management125................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware And Software Version Management126................................................................................................................................................................
Names And Functions Of Components127................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (with Front Bezel Removed)128................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View130................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View132................................................................................................................................................................
Led Indications133................................................................................................................................................................
System Status Led ( )134................................................................................................................................................................
Fru (cpu, Mem, Pci, Psu/fan, Next, Misc) Led135................................................................................................................................................................
Location Led137................................................................................................................................................................
Leds On Rcb (rear Connector Board)138................................................................................................................................................................
Led On Hard Disk Drive140................................................................................................................................................................
Led On Optical Disk Drive141................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling Fan Led142................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Preparations143................................................................................................................................................................
Installing / Removing Internal Options144................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Precautions145................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-static Measures151................................................................................................................................................................
Parts Able To Be Added/replaced By Customers157................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Installation And Removal159................................................................................................................................................................
Confirming Servers (uid Switch)163................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Front Bezel164................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive165................................................................................................................................................................
Removal166................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive168................................................................................................................................................................
Installation169................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Internal Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System172................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Hard Disk Drive In The Raid System (auto Rebuild)173................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Unit175................................................................................................................................................................
Cooling Fan180................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Flash Memory187................................................................................................................................................................
Processor (cpu)188................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Riser (mr)189................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm190................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Clock191................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Ras Feature192................................................................................................................................................................
Using Memory Ras Feature194................................................................................................................................................................
Extra Battery For Raid Controller202................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Card203................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Raid Controller204................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Front Bezel205................................................................................................................................................................
Suv Cable206................................................................................................................................................................
Installation And Connection209................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Server To The Rack Or Removing It From The Rack216................................................................................................................................................................
Connection237................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power Cable245................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Uninterruptible Power Supply (ups)247................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setup248................................................................................................................................................................
Before Starting Setup249................................................................................................................................................................
Setup250................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Of Operating System252................................................................................................................................................................
Setup For Solving Problems253................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Setup254................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server255................................................................................................................................................................
Post256................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages257................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Utility (setup)258................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage259................................................................................................................................................................
Cases That Require Configuration261................................................................................................................................................................
Efi Shell263................................................................................................................................................................
Efi Shell Command264................................................................................................................................................................
Expressscope Engine Sp3266................................................................................................................................................................
A2040b/a2020b/a2010b267................................................................................................................................................................
Expressscope Engine Sp3 Network Configuration268................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Using Bmc Configuration In Off-line Tool Of Bios269................................................................................................................................................................
Settings On Remote Terminal272................................................................................................................................................................
Port Number274................................................................................................................................................................
Notes275................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting283................................................................................................................................................................
Expressbuilder286................................................................................................................................................................
Using Remote Management287................................................................................................................................................................
Logout289................................................................................................................................................................
Header Menu290................................................................................................................................................................
Server Panel291................................................................................................................................................................
System293................................................................................................................................................................
Component294................................................................................................................................................................
Ipmi Information300................................................................................................................................................................
Access Information305................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Access308................................................................................................................................................................
System Operation311................................................................................................................................................................
Session Management312................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Kvm313................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration316................................................................................................................................................................
Systembios374................................................................................................................................................................
Backup/restore377................................................................................................................................................................
Update379................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios381................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance384................................................................................................................................................................
Component Status387................................................................................................................................................................
Device Online/offline390................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostics393................................................................................................................................................................
Bmc Off395................................................................................................................................................................
Capacity396................................................................................................................................................................
Standby Web Console400................................................................................................................................................................
Mc Web Console Access Level401................................................................................................................................................................
Bmc Web Console Language/help403................................................................................................................................................................
Environment404................................................................................................................................................................
About Expressscope Engine Sp3405................................................................................................................................................................
Help406................................................................................................................................................................
Smash-clp408................................................................................................................................................................
Login And Logout409................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Commands410................................................................................................................................................................
Exit411................................................................................................................................................................
Show412................................................................................................................................................................
Stop413................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Control414................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Console415................................................................................................................................................................
Uid Switch Control417................................................................................................................................................................
System Event Log418................................................................................................................................................................
Change Setting Of System Event Log419................................................................................................................................................................
Access Log420................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Access Log421................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Access Log422................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Access Log423................................................................................................................................................................
User Settings424................................................................................................................................................................
Network Settings425................................................................................................................................................................
Power Consumption Control429................................................................................................................................................................
Confirming System Information430................................................................................................................................................................
Special Extended Command433................................................................................................................................................................
Set Online/offline435................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Update436................................................................................................................................................................
Sol Log Display437................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing And Modifying Server Configuration Information438................................................................................................................................................................
Command Line Interface Of Standby Bmc442................................................................................................................................................................
Version446................................................................................................................................................................
Ws-management447................................................................................................................................................................
Power Control448................................................................................................................................................................
Power On449................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off Immediate450................................................................................................................................................................
Os Shutdown451................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Reset452................................................................................................................................................................
Force Dump453................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cycle454................................................................................................................................................................
Sensor Information455................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Specified Sensor456................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Software Components457................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Server458................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Appendix459................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications460................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A1040b (2/2)462................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A2040b (1/2)464................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A2040b (2/2)466................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A2020b (1/2)468................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A2020b (2/2)470................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A2010b (1/2)472................................................................................................................................................................
Express5800/ A2010b (2/2)474................................................................................................................................................................
Operation Mode476................................................................................................................................................................
Settings For Each Os490................................................................................................................................................................
NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual

NEC EXPRESS5800 N8403-019 User Manual (428 pages)

Brand: NEC | Category: Server | Size: 13.4 MB
Table of contents
How To Use This Manual8................................................................................................................................................................
Text Conventions9................................................................................................................................................................
In The Package9................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents10................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Notes On Using Your Server17................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels18................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes19................................................................................................................................................................
General19................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use20................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection21................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices22................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation23................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation24................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party25................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal And Consumables26................................................................................................................................................................
User Support27................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 General Description29................................................................................................................................................................
Overview30................................................................................................................................................................
System Chassis31................................................................................................................................................................
Front View31................................................................................................................................................................
General Description32................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View33................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View35................................................................................................................................................................
Mother Board36................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features37................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Power-on Feature (wake On Lan)38................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Link Feature38................................................................................................................................................................
Security38................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder39................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro40................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools40................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostic Utility40................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Server41................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Switch41................................................................................................................................................................
Post Execution Flow43................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages44................................................................................................................................................................
Sleep Switch45................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive46................................................................................................................................................................
When You Fail To Eject47................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setting Up Your Server49................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow50................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System51................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Optional Devices51................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Server Site52................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices54................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Server55................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power Cord56................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server58................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System60................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Utilities60................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies Of System Information60................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Configuring Your Server61................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios (bios Setup Utility)62................................................................................................................................................................
Os Supporting Modes For Onboard Sata Controller62................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility63................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage64................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Examples65................................................................................................................................................................
External Devices67................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions69................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Your Server70................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Processor Options71................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Configuration74................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Configuration75................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Configuration77................................................................................................................................................................
System Management85................................................................................................................................................................
Console Redirection86................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Mother Board Jumpers91................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Password93................................................................................................................................................................
Raid System Configuration94................................................................................................................................................................
Raid94................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Levels95................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Group95................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Disk96................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration By Onboard Raid Controller99................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility101................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Tree103................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Procedures For Configuration Utility104................................................................................................................................................................
Check Consistency112................................................................................................................................................................
Lsi Software Raid Configuration Utility And Universal Raid Utility114................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Array115................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Installing The Operating System With Express Setup117................................................................................................................................................................
About Express Setup118................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008119................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Windows Installation119................................................................................................................................................................
Installing On The Mirrored Volume120................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Mo Device120................................................................................................................................................................
About Removable Media120................................................................................................................................................................
About The System Partition Size122................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Setup124................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2008125................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Setting Device Drivers139................................................................................................................................................................
Network Driver141................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Wol144................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Solving Problems145................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003146................................................................................................................................................................
Service Pack Which Expressbuilder Supports147................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Service Pack150................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003152................................................................................................................................................................
Proset161................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver164................................................................................................................................................................
Adapter Fault Tolerance (aft)/adaptive Load Balancing (alb)165................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Accelerator Driver169................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/95/107)169................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Sas Controller Driver (n8103-104a)169................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump (debug Information)170................................................................................................................................................................
How To Create A User-mode Process Dump File175................................................................................................................................................................
Network Monitor177................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing The Operation System If Multiple Logical Drives Exist179................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Maintenance Utilities181................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System181................................................................................................................................................................
Installing With The Oem-disk For Mass Storage Device183................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Installing And Using Utilities185................................................................................................................................................................
Autorun Menu190................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File Creator191................................................................................................................................................................
Parameter File192................................................................................................................................................................
Functions And Features204................................................................................................................................................................
Universal Raid Utility205................................................................................................................................................................
Setup With Express Setup205................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Setup205................................................................................................................................................................
Using Universal Raid Utility Via Network206................................................................................................................................................................
Easy Configuration206................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Logical Drive Of Raid 6206................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Product Info Collection Utility207................................................................................................................................................................
Installation207................................................................................................................................................................
Using Utility208................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstallation208................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Maintenance209................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies209................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning210................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Server211................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Interior212................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard/mouse213................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Disc214................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics215................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items215................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnostics215................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Server218................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Troubleshooting219................................................................................................................................................................
System Viewers220................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps221................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Lamp222................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Lamp222................................................................................................................................................................
Link/act Lamp222................................................................................................................................................................
Lamp222................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages223................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages After Power-on223................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting225................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes226................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems227................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express Server227................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows233................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder240................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Express Setup241................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Parameter File Creator243................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Raid System Configuration244................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Raid System And Raid Controller246................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Autorun Menu247................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Event Log248................................................................................................................................................................
Collect Configuration Information249................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Dr. Watson Diagnostic Information250................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump250................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery For Windows System251................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Maintenance Tools252................................................................................................................................................................
Function Of Maintenance Tools254................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Server256................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown256................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Upgrading Your Server257................................................................................................................................................................
Static Precautions259................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Installation And Removal260................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Or Removal Procedure261................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side Cover261................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Your Server264................................................................................................................................................................
Front Mask265................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive267................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Internal Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System274................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board278................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm286................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Memory Capacity287................................................................................................................................................................
File Device292................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive298................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 10 Internal Cabling Diagrams305................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Cables306................................................................................................................................................................
Addition Of Hard Disk Drive306................................................................................................................................................................
With Optional Raid Controller Installed307................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Cabling Diagrams308................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Of 5.25-inch Device310................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cables313................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Specifications315................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B Other Precautions317................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Rate Of The On-board Lan Controller317................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Software317................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk317................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd/cd-rom320................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Media320................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard321................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse322................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C Irq323................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D Installing Windows Server 2008325................................................................................................................................................................
Notice325................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Board Supported By Nec Expressbuilder325................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Service Pack326................................................................................................................................................................
Updating System326................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008329................................................................................................................................................................
Preparations For Installation329................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2008 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"329................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2008 Clean Installation332................................................................................................................................................................
Driver Installation And Advanced Settings355................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Driver And Proset355................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver (n8104-112/119/120/121/125)357................................................................................................................................................................
About Windows Activation362................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix E Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions367................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Drive Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk368................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions370................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 X64 Edition Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"370................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions Clean Installation373................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure For License Authentication376................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System - Applying Service Pack -377................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/107)393................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-95)393................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix F Installing Windows Server 2003397................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server 2003397................................................................................................................................................................
Application Of Service Pack398................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk398................................................................................................................................................................
About The Upgrade To Windows Server 2003 R2399................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 Oem-disk For Expressbuilder"402................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 Clean Installation404................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix G Using A Client Computer Which Has A Cd Drive423................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix H Product Configuration Record Table425................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware425................................................................................................................................................................
Software427................................................................................................................................................................
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NEC Server User's Guide  
Brand: NEC | Category: Server | Size: 12.33 MB
Table of contents
Preface7................................................................................................................................................................
About This User's Guide8................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents11................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Precautions For Use15................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels16................................................................................................................................................................
Tower Model16................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mount Model18................................................................................................................................................................
Pci/cpu Modules20................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions For Safety21................................................................................................................................................................
General21................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Power Supply And Power Cord22................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage And Connection23................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Handling Of Internal Devices25................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation26................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation28................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party30................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of Equipment And Consumables31................................................................................................................................................................
If System Trouble Is Suspected32................................................................................................................................................................
About Repair Parts32................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 General Description37................................................................................................................................................................
Notes40................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On System Environment And Settings40................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Operations And Manipulations44................................................................................................................................................................
How The Operating System Sees The Cpu Modules47................................................................................................................................................................
How Cpu Modules Appear On Device Manager47................................................................................................................................................................
How Cpu Modules Appear On Task Manager47................................................................................................................................................................
Names And Functions Of Components48................................................................................................................................................................
Front View48................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (inside)50................................................................................................................................................................
Cd-rom Drive51................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View52................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu Module54................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Module56................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Board Layout57................................................................................................................................................................
Leds58................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Led61................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Led67................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Connector Leds68................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Operation69................................................................................................................................................................
Locking And Unlocking The Front Bezel69................................................................................................................................................................
Power On71................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off72................................................................................................................................................................
Post Check73................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Post74................................................................................................................................................................
Behavior At Occurrence Of Error75................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive76................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Floppy Disk78................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Windows Setup And Operation81................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Operations82................................................................................................................................................................
Disks Operations Using Disk Management83................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Operations Using The Rdr (rapid Disk Resync) Function95................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing Failed Hard Disk Drives109................................................................................................................................................................
Change Drive Letter119................................................................................................................................................................
Dual Lan Configuration120................................................................................................................................................................
Overview120................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Dual Lan120................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Dual Lan123................................................................................................................................................................
Check The Duplicating Operation Of Modules126................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluate Startup And Stop Of Pci Modules126................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluate Start And Stop Of Cpu Modules129................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Express5800/ft Series Service Program Configuration131................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 System Configuration133................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios ~ Setup134................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility135................................................................................................................................................................
Description Of On-screen Items And Key Usage136................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Examples137................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions140................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Configuration146................................................................................................................................................................
Monitoring Configuration147................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Features150................................................................................................................................................................
System Hardware153................................................................................................................................................................
Console Redirection156................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Bios ~ Fast!util161................................................................................................................................................................
Start161................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Settings164................................................................................................................................................................
Scan Scsi Bus168................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Disk Utility168................................................................................................................................................................
Select Host Adapter168................................................................................................................................................................
Exit Fast!util ~ Termination And Storage Of Fast!util169................................................................................................................................................................
Setting List For Optional Scsi Device169................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown And Clear170................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown170................................................................................................................................................................
Clear Cmos / Password (configuring Motherboard Jumpers)171................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Installing And Using Utilities177................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder178................................................................................................................................................................
Start Menu178................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder Top Menu180................................................................................................................................................................
Consoleless Menu184................................................................................................................................................................
Master Control Menu186................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent And Manager187................................................................................................................................................................
Detection Of Server Fault189................................................................................................................................................................
Prevention Of Server Fault189................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent194................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Manager204................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Of Nec Express5800/ft Series221................................................................................................................................................................
Start And Stop Of Components223................................................................................................................................................................
Check And Clear Of Mtbf Information227................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Update233................................................................................................................................................................
Dump Collection238................................................................................................................................................................
Refresh Of View Based On State Change Alert Setting249................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Mwa ~ Management Workstation Application251................................................................................................................................................................
Servers To Be Remotely Managed By Nec Mwa251................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Management Configuration For The Server Without Console251................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Maintenance257................................................................................................................................................................
Daily Maintenance258................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Alert258................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Status Leds And Lcd Display258................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies259................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning259................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard And Mouse260................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Floppy Disk Drive261................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics263................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items263................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnosis263................................................................................................................................................................
Off-line Maintenance Utility265................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Off-line Maintenance Utility265................................................................................................................................................................
Features Of Off-line Maintenance Utility265................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Nec Express5800/ft Series267................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Troubleshooting269................................................................................................................................................................
To Locate The Errors270................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages271................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages By Led Indication271................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages On The Liquid Crystal Display (lcd)271................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages282................................................................................................................................................................
Error Notification By Beep288................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition Error Messages289................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Application Error Message290................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems291................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express5800/ft Series291................................................................................................................................................................
Event Log302................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder305................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Master Control Menu306................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Esmpro307................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of Trouble Logs308................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of Event Logs308................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of Configuration Information309................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of Diagnostic Information By Dr. Watson309................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of The Memory Dump310................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 System Upgrade311................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Precautions312................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-static Measures313................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing Your System For Upgrade314................................................................................................................................................................
3.5-inch Hard Disk Drive315................................................................................................................................................................
Installing 3.5-inch Hard Disk Drive317................................................................................................................................................................
Removing 3.5-inch Hard Disk Drive319................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing 3.5-inch Hard Disk Drive320................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Cpu Module322................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Cpu Module324................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm326................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Dimm328................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Dimm329................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing Dimm330................................................................................................................................................................
Processor (cpu)331................................................................................................................................................................
Installation332................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Cpu335................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing Cpu336................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions338................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Pci Module339................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Pci Module341................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board343................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Pci Board344................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Pci Board349................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing Pci Board350................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Of Optional Pci Board351................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Specifications363................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B I/o Port Addresses364................................................................................................................................................................
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Table of contents
Preface9................................................................................................................................................................
About This User's Guide10................................................................................................................................................................
In The Package11................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents12................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 117................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Using Your Server17................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels18................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes19................................................................................................................................................................
General19................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use20................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection21................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices22................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation23................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation24................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party25................................................................................................................................................................
Consumables26................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of The Server26................................................................................................................................................................
User Support27................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 229................................................................................................................................................................
General Description29................................................................................................................................................................
Overview30................................................................................................................................................................
External View31................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (with The Front Door Open)32................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (switch And Led Panel)33................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View34................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View36................................................................................................................................................................
I/o Board37................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Board38................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Board39................................................................................................................................................................
Management Lan Board39................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features40................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supplies41................................................................................................................................................................
Peripheral Bays41................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering Bios Data43................................................................................................................................................................
Saf-te Logic43................................................................................................................................................................
System Cooling43................................................................................................................................................................
System Board Features44................................................................................................................................................................
Security46................................................................................................................................................................
Expressbuilder47................................................................................................................................................................
Esmpro48................................................................................................................................................................
Off-line Maintenance Utility48................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostic Utility48................................................................................................................................................................
Dianascope48................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Server49................................................................................................................................................................
Security Lock (locking The Front Cover)49................................................................................................................................................................
Power Switch50................................................................................................................................................................
Post50................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off53................................................................................................................................................................
Sleep Switch54................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive55................................................................................................................................................................
Cd-rom Drive56................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 361................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Server61................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow62................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Site63................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System65................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices66................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power Cord68................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server70................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System72................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Utilities72................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies Of System Information72................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 473................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Your Server73................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios ~ Setup73................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility74................................................................................................................................................................
Description Of On-screen Items And Key Usage75................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Examples76................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions79................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Array Configuration - Megaraid Configuration Utility101................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Using101................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Configuration Utility102................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Tree103................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Procedures For Configuration Utility106................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Management Function121................................................................................................................................................................
Default Network Settings121................................................................................................................................................................
Server Setup121................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Management Pc122................................................................................................................................................................
Using Remote Management Console123................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring I/o Board Jumpers149................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5151................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Operating System With Express Setup151................................................................................................................................................................
About Express Setup152................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft® Windows Server™ 2003153................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Notice153................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003157................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Setting Device Drivers160................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Solving Problems165................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Maintenance Utilities168................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System168................................................................................................................................................................
Exceptional Setup169................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6171................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Using Utilities171................................................................................................................................................................
Expressbuilder For Dos-based With Local Console174................................................................................................................................................................
Expressbuilder For Dos-based With Remote Console178................................................................................................................................................................
Expressbuilder For Windows-based (master Control Menu)180................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Diskette Creator181................................................................................................................................................................
Functions And Features185................................................................................................................................................................
Major Functions187................................................................................................................................................................
Components187................................................................................................................................................................
Management Pc Setup189................................................................................................................................................................
Bmc Online Update190................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Requirement190................................................................................................................................................................
Installation190................................................................................................................................................................
Startup192................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstallation194................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages196................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7197................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance197................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies197................................................................................................................................................................
To Make A Backup Copy Of The Configuration Data, Use The Configuration Utility That Is Resident In The Flash Memory On The Optional Disk Array Controller Board. Refer To The Manual Supplied With The Board197................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning197................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Server198................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Interior198................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard And Mouse199................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Cd-rom200................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics201................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items201................................................................................................................................................................
Starting And Ending The System Diagnostics201................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Server204................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8205................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting205................................................................................................................................................................
System Viewers206................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps207................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Lamp207................................................................................................................................................................
Status Lamp207................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Lamp209................................................................................................................................................................
Lan1/lan2 Access Lamp209................................................................................................................................................................
Uid Lamp209................................................................................................................................................................
Attention Lamp210................................................................................................................................................................
Processor Board Error Lamp210................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Board Error Lamp211................................................................................................................................................................
I/o Board Error Lamp212................................................................................................................................................................
Power Unit Error Lamp213................................................................................................................................................................
Fan Error Lamp214................................................................................................................................................................
Thermal Error Lamp214................................................................................................................................................................
Access Lamps214................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Board Lamps215................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive Lamp (disk Lamp)216................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Connector Lamps217................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Slot Lamps218................................................................................................................................................................
Fan Fault Lamps219................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages After Power-on220................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages221................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes227................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages On Virtual Lcd228................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems233................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Server233................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions239................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Server 2003 And Windows 2000240................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Expressbuilder244................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Express Setup245................................................................................................................................................................
Error Message During Disk Array Configuration248................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Master Control Menu249................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Configuration Diskette Creator249................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Event Log250................................................................................................................................................................
Collect Configuration Information251................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Dr. Watson Diagnostic Information252................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump252................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Memory Dumping252................................................................................................................................................................
Saving The Dump File253................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery For Windows 2000 System254................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Off-line Maintenance Utility256................................................................................................................................................................
Features Of Off-line Maintenance Utility257................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Server258................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown258................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9259................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Your Server259................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-static Measures261................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Installation And Removal262................................................................................................................................................................
Device Installation Or Removal Procedure263................................................................................................................................................................
3.5-inch Hard Disk Drive263................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Unit268................................................................................................................................................................
5.25-inch Device272................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Access Cover275................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Access Cover277................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board278................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm303................................................................................................................................................................
Processor316................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A321................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications321................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B323................................................................................................................................................................
Other Precautions323................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Rate Of The On-board Lan Controller323................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Software323................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk323................................................................................................................................................................
Cd-rom325................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Media325................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard326................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse327................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C329................................................................................................................................................................
Irq And I/o Port Address329................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D333................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server™ 2003 X64 Editions333................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions333................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Boards Supported By Nec Expressbuilder333................................................................................................................................................................
Updating System333................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk333................................................................................................................................................................
Mo Device333................................................................................................................................................................
Media Such As Dat334................................................................................................................................................................
Partition Size334................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 X64 Edition Oem-disk For Nec Expressbuilder335................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server™ 2003 X64 Editions Clean Installation337................................................................................................................................................................
Driver Installation And Advanced Settings339................................................................................................................................................................
Proset339................................................................................................................................................................
Network Driver340................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver340................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Accelerator Driver341................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (adaptec 29320 / Scsi U160 Pci-atx-64b341................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Disk Array Controller Driver (securaid 321341................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Collecting Memory Dump (debug Information341................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix E343................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server™ 2003343................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server™ 2003343................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 Oem-disk For Nec Expressbuilder345................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 Clean Installation347................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrade Installation349................................................................................................................................................................
Re-install The Network Driver352................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (initio 101 / Adaptec 29320353................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (scsi U160 Pci-atx-64b353................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix F355................................................................................................................................................................
Product Configuration Record Table355................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware355................................................................................................................................................................
Software358................................................................................................................................................................
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Table of contents
How To Use This Manual8................................................................................................................................................................
Text Conventions9................................................................................................................................................................
In The Package9................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents10................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Notes On Using Your Server17................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels18................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes19................................................................................................................................................................
General19................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply And Power Cord Use20................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage, And Connection21................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Working With Internal Devices22................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation23................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation24................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer To Third Party25................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal And Consumables26................................................................................................................................................................
User Support27................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 General Description29................................................................................................................................................................
Overview30................................................................................................................................................................
System Chassis31................................................................................................................................................................
Front View31................................................................................................................................................................
General Description32................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View33................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View35................................................................................................................................................................
Mother Board36................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features37................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply38................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Power-on Feature (wake On Lan)38................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Link Feature38................................................................................................................................................................
Security38................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder39................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro40................................................................................................................................................................
Off-line Maintenance Utility40................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostic Utility40................................................................................................................................................................
Using Your Server41................................................................................................................................................................
Power Switch41................................................................................................................................................................
Post Execution Flow43................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages44................................................................................................................................................................
Sleep Switch45................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive46................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd-rom Drive48................................................................................................................................................................
When You Fail To Eject49................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setting Up Your Server51................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow52................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System53................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Optional Devices53................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Server Site54................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices56................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Server57................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power Cord58................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server60................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System62................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Utilities62................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies Of System Information62................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Configuring Your Server63................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios (bios Setup Utility)64................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility65................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage66................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Examples67................................................................................................................................................................
External Devices69................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions71................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Your Server72................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Processor Options74................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Configuration77................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Configuration78................................................................................................................................................................
System Management86................................................................................................................................................................
Console Redirection87................................................................................................................................................................
Add-in Card's Bios91................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Mother Board Jumpers92................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Password93................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Configuration94................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Configuration Of Serial Ata Hard Disk Drive94................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Hard Disk Drives95................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Raid Feature95................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Utility96................................................................................................................................................................
Running Setup Utility96................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Tree98................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Procedures For Setup Utility99................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Rebuild104................................................................................................................................................................
Check Consistency107................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Installing The Operating System With Express Setup109................................................................................................................................................................
About Express Setup110................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows Server 2003112................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Notice112................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent113................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003114................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting Mo Device114................................................................................................................................................................
About Removable Media114................................................................................................................................................................
Creating Partition Size115................................................................................................................................................................
The Flow Of Setup117................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Windows Server 2003118................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Setting Device Drivers122................................................................................................................................................................
Network Driver123................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Network Board Driver124................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Of The Optional Network Board Driver125................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics Accelerator Driver127................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Solving Problems129................................................................................................................................................................
Network Monitor133................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Maintenance Utilities134................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System - Applying Service Pack -134................................................................................................................................................................
Installing With The Oem-fd For Mass Storage Device137................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Installing And Using Utilities139................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder For Dos-based With Local Console142................................................................................................................................................................
Express Setup143................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder For Windows-based (master Control Menu)147................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Diskette Creator148................................................................................................................................................................
Functions And Features152................................................................................................................................................................
Web-based Promise Array Manager153................................................................................................................................................................
Megaraid Storage Manager153................................................................................................................................................................
Setup With Express Setup153................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Setup153................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Maintenance155................................................................................................................................................................
Making Backup Copies155................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning156................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Server157................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Interior158................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard/mouse159................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Disc160................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics161................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items161................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnostics162................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Server165................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Troubleshooting167................................................................................................................................................................
System Viewers168................................................................................................................................................................
Lamps169................................................................................................................................................................
Power/sleep Lamp170................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Access Lamp170................................................................................................................................................................
Link/act Lamp170................................................................................................................................................................
Lamp170................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages171................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages After Power-on171................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting173................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes174................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems175................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express Server175................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions179................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Server 2003 R2180................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Server 2003180................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Windows Server 2003 And Windows 2000181................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder183................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Express Setup184................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Disk Array Configuration186................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Master Control Menu187................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Event Log187................................................................................................................................................................
Collect Configuration Information188................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting Dr. Watson Diagnostic Information189................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Dump189................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery For Windows 2000 System190................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Off-line Maintenance Utility192................................................................................................................................................................
Features Of Off-line Maintenance Utility193................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The Server194................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown194................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Upgrading Your Server195................................................................................................................................................................
Static Precautions197................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing For Installation And Removal198................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Or Removal Procedure199................................................................................................................................................................
Left Side Cover199................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Your Server202................................................................................................................................................................
Front Mask203................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive205................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board214................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm224................................................................................................................................................................
File Device228................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 10 Internal Cabling Diagrams237................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Cables238................................................................................................................................................................
Addition Of Hard Disk Drive238................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Of Disk Array Controller (sata)239................................................................................................................................................................
Internal Cabling Diagrams240................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Of 5.25-inch Device241................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cables242................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A Specifications243................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B Other Precautions245................................................................................................................................................................
Transfer Rate Of The On-board Lan Controller245................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Software245................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk245................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd/cd-rom248................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Media248................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard249................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse250................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C Irq And I/o Port Address251................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions253................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows Server 2003253................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Board Supported By Nec Expressbuilder253................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Service Pack253................................................................................................................................................................
Updating System253................................................................................................................................................................
Re-installing To The Hard Disk Drive Which Has Been Upgraded To Dynamic Disk254................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions256................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 X64 Edition Oem-disk For Nec Expressbuilder"256................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 X64 Editions Clean Installation258................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstallation To Multiple Logical Drives261................................................................................................................................................................
Procedure For License Authentication262................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System263................................................................................................................................................................
Driver Installation And Advanced Settings264................................................................................................................................................................
Proset264................................................................................................................................................................
Re-install The Network Driver266................................................................................................................................................................
Adapter Fault Tolerance (aft)/adaptive Load Balancing (alb)269................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75)270................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-95)270................................................................................................................................................................
About Windows Activation271................................................................................................................................................................
Setting For Collecting Memory Dump (debug Information)272................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix E Installing Windows Server 2003273................................................................................................................................................................
About The Upgrade To Windows Server 2003 R2274................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2003276................................................................................................................................................................
Creating "windows Server 2003 Oem-disk For Nec Expressbuilder"276................................................................................................................................................................
Windows Server 2003 Clean Installation278................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrade Installation281................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Scsi Controller Driver (n8103-75/95)294................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix F Installing Windows 2000297................................................................................................................................................................
Before Installing Windows 2000297................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows 2000300................................................................................................................................................................
Windows 2000 Clean Installation300................................................................................................................................................................
Updating The System - Installing Service Pack -304................................................................................................................................................................
Usb 2.0 Driver311................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix G Product Configuration Record Table315................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware315................................................................................................................................................................
Software317................................................................................................................................................................
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Table of contents
Preface10................................................................................................................................................................
About This User's Guide11................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use This User's Guide11................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Symbols12................................................................................................................................................................
About Our Web Service12................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories13................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents14................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 119................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions For Use19................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Labels20................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions For Safety21................................................................................................................................................................
General21................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Power Supply And Power Cord22................................................................................................................................................................
Installation, Relocation, Storage And Connection24................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Handling Of Internal Devices25................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation27................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mount Model28................................................................................................................................................................
For Proper Operation30................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring To Third Party32................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of Equipment And Consumables33................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting Device34................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 237................................................................................................................................................................
General Description37................................................................................................................................................................
Standard Features38................................................................................................................................................................
Names And Functions Of Components42................................................................................................................................................................
Front View43................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View45................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive47................................................................................................................................................................
Cpu/io Module48................................................................................................................................................................
Mother Board49................................................................................................................................................................
Leds50................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive Led51................................................................................................................................................................
Lan Connector Led51................................................................................................................................................................
Power Unit Led54................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Operation55................................................................................................................................................................
Installing/removing The Front Bezel56................................................................................................................................................................
Power On57................................................................................................................................................................
Power Off58................................................................................................................................................................
Post Check58................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Post59................................................................................................................................................................
Behavior At Occurrence Of Error60................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Disk Drive (option)62................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Floppy Disk63................................................................................................................................................................
Dvd Drive64................................................................................................................................................................
Handling Optical Disks66................................................................................................................................................................
Esx Operation And Configuration67................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Operations68................................................................................................................................................................
Operable Disk Configuration68................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Hard Disk Drive71................................................................................................................................................................
Duplex Lan Configuration74................................................................................................................................................................
Functional Overview74................................................................................................................................................................
Operable Network Configuration74................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The Duplicating Operation Of Modules75................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluate Startup And Stop Of Pci Modules75................................................................................................................................................................
Evaluate Start And Stop Of Cpu Modules78................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 481................................................................................................................................................................
System Configuration81................................................................................................................................................................
System Bios -setup82................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility83................................................................................................................................................................
Description Of On-screen Items And Key Usage84................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Examples86................................................................................................................................................................
Menu And Parameter Descriptions88................................................................................................................................................................
Sas Bios - Sas Configuration Utility116................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Sas Configuration Utility116................................................................................................................................................................
Quitting The Sas Configuration Utility117................................................................................................................................................................
Physical Formatting Of The Hard Disk Drive118................................................................................................................................................................
Forced Shutdown120................................................................................................................................................................
Remote Management Function121................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5123................................................................................................................................................................
Installing And Using Utilities123................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Expressbuilder124................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Selection Menu124................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent And Manager126................................................................................................................................................................
Overview126................................................................................................................................................................
Detection Of Server Fault128................................................................................................................................................................
Prevention Of Server Fault128................................................................................................................................................................
Management Of Server Operation Status129................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Manager129................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro Agent134................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Express5800/ft Series Maintenance138................................................................................................................................................................
Ftsmaint Command138................................................................................................................................................................
Device Path Enumeration140................................................................................................................................................................
Ftsmaint Examples143................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Dianascope149................................................................................................................................................................
Notes149................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance151................................................................................................................................................................
Daily Maintenance152................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Alert152................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Status Leds152................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning153................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Keyboard And Mouse154................................................................................................................................................................
System Diagnostics156................................................................................................................................................................
Test Items156................................................................................................................................................................
Startup And Exit Of System Diagnostics156................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance Tools159................................................................................................................................................................
Starting The Off-line Maintenance Utility159................................................................................................................................................................
Function Of Maintenance Tools161................................................................................................................................................................
Relocating/storing The Nec Express5800/ft Series163................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7165................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting165................................................................................................................................................................
To Locate The Errors166................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages167................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages By Led Indication167................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages168................................................................................................................................................................
Server Management Application Error Message173................................................................................................................................................................
Trouble Shooting174................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Express5800/ft Series174................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Expressbuilder181................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Nec Esmpro182................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of Trouble Logs183................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of System Information183................................................................................................................................................................
Collection Of Esmpro Agent183................................................................................................................................................................
Collecting The Memory Dump184................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8185................................................................................................................................................................
System Upgrade185................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Precautions186................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-static Measures187................................................................................................................................................................
Pre-upgrade Verification188................................................................................................................................................................
Preparing Your System For Upgrade189................................................................................................................................................................
2.5-inch Hard Disk Drive190................................................................................................................................................................
Installing 2.5-inch Hard Disk Drive191................................................................................................................................................................
Removing 2.5-inch Hard Disk Drive193................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing 2.5-inch Hard Disk Drive194................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions195................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Cpu/io Module196................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Cpu/io Module199................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm201................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Dimm203................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Dimm206................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing Dimm208................................................................................................................................................................
Processor (cpu)209................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Cpu210................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Cpu213................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Board214................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Pci Board217................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Pci Board222................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing Pci Board222................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Of Optional Pci Board223................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A225................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications225................................................................................................................................................................
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Using This Guide5................................................................................................................................................................
Text Conventions6................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documents7................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notices8................................................................................................................................................................
Care And Handling10................................................................................................................................................................
Front View With Front Bezel Closed12................................................................................................................................................................
Front View With Front Bezel Removed13................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View15................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View17................................................................................................................................................................
Status Indicators19................................................................................................................................................................
System Board Features28................................................................................................................................................................
Degradation Feature33................................................................................................................................................................
System Security34................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Esmpro37................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow48................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Server Site49................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The System51................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Server52................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Peripheral Devices63................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server67................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Operating System69................................................................................................................................................................
Event Log Configuration Submenu94................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Motherboard Jumpers110................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications191................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Requests193................................................................................................................................................................
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Manuals2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Conventions Used In This Document6................................................................................................................................................................
Signs And Symbols For Safety6................................................................................................................................................................
Notations Used In The Text7................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive7................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Disk Drive7................................................................................................................................................................
Removable Media7................................................................................................................................................................
Abbreviations Of Operating Systems (windows)8................................................................................................................................................................
Post8................................................................................................................................................................
Bmc8................................................................................................................................................................
Trademarks9................................................................................................................................................................
License Agreement Notice10................................................................................................................................................................
Warnings And Additions To This Document13................................................................................................................................................................
Latest Editions13................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Notes14................................................................................................................................................................
Handling Precautions15................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 General Description17................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction18................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories19................................................................................................................................................................
Features20................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware And Software Version Management23................................................................................................................................................................
Names And Functions Of Parts24................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (with Front Bezel)24................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (without Front Bezel)26................................................................................................................................................................
Rear View28................................................................................................................................................................
External View29................................................................................................................................................................
Internal View30................................................................................................................................................................
Motherboard31................................................................................................................................................................
Status Indicators33................................................................................................................................................................
Power Led33................................................................................................................................................................
Power Led ( Status Led 1, 2 ( Link/act Led ( M)33................................................................................................................................................................
Link/act Led ( 1, 2, M)35................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Disk Drive Access Led (option)35................................................................................................................................................................
Uid Led (id)35................................................................................................................................................................
Power Capping Led35................................................................................................................................................................
Led On A Hard Disk Drive36................................................................................................................................................................
Leds For Lan Connectors37................................................................................................................................................................
Ac Power Led On Power Unit38................................................................................................................................................................
Global Hdd Led1,2(1- -2)39................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Preparations40................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Internal Optional Devices41................................................................................................................................................................
Safety Precautions41................................................................................................................................................................
Anti-static Measures42................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Installation And Removal43................................................................................................................................................................
Confirming Servers (uid Switch)45................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Front Bezel46................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Top Cover48................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Support Bar49................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Air Duct50................................................................................................................................................................
Tpm Kit51................................................................................................................................................................
Installation51................................................................................................................................................................
Processor (cpu)52................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Number Of Processor Cores Supported By This Server52................................................................................................................................................................
Replacement / Removal57................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm58................................................................................................................................................................
Maximum Supported Memory Size59................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Clock60................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Ras Feature61................................................................................................................................................................
Dimm Installation Order62................................................................................................................................................................
Removal / Replacement65................................................................................................................................................................
Cluster On Die And Early Snoop Features66................................................................................................................................................................
Using Memory Ras Feature69................................................................................................................................................................
Flash Backup Unit For Raid Controller79................................................................................................................................................................
Removal82................................................................................................................................................................
Additional / Redundant Fan Unit83................................................................................................................................................................
Backup Device85................................................................................................................................................................
Pci Card88................................................................................................................................................................
Notes88................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Pci Cards And Available Slots89................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Raid Controller92................................................................................................................................................................
Additional 2.5-inch Hdd Cage93................................................................................................................................................................
Additional 2.5-inch Hdd Cage (rear)100................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Pcie Ssd Installation Kit105................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Internal Hard Disk Drives In The Raid System119................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Cables120................................................................................................................................................................
Notes On Building Raid System128................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Air Duct129................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Support Bar129................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Top Cover129................................................................................................................................................................
Inch Hard Disk Drive130................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Hard Disk Drive In The Raid System (auto Rebuild)132................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Unit136................................................................................................................................................................
Cold Redundant Feature136................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Failed Power Supply Unit138................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Front Bezel139................................................................................................................................................................
Installation And Connection140................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Rack140................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Server To The Rack Or Removing It From The Rack142................................................................................................................................................................
Connection149................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To Uninterruptible Power Supply (ups)152................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Setup153................................................................................................................................................................
Turning On The Server154................................................................................................................................................................
Post Sequence155................................................................................................................................................................
Post Error Messages157................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setup Utility (setup)158................................................................................................................................................................
Overview158................................................................................................................................................................
Starting Setup Utility158................................................................................................................................................................
Description On On-screen Items And Key Usage159................................................................................................................................................................
Cases That Require Configuration161................................................................................................................................................................
Bios Setting By Network163................................................................................................................................................................
Backing Up The Bios Setting164................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring The Bios Setting164................................................................................................................................................................
Expressscope Engine 3167................................................................................................................................................................
Expressscope Engine 3 Network Configuration167................................................................................................................................................................
Expressbuilder169................................................................................................................................................................
Features Of Expressbuilder169................................................................................................................................................................
Usage Of Expressbuilder169................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Software Components170................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off The Server171................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Appendix172................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications173................................................................................................................................................................
Interrupt Lines179................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary180................................................................................................................................................................
Revision Record181................................................................................................................................................................
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Safety Indications3................................................................................................................................................................
Preface11................................................................................................................................................................
About This User's Guide12................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use This User's Guide12................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Symbols12................................................................................................................................................................
About Our Web Service12................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents13................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Before Using17................................................................................................................................................................
Notes For Safe Handling18................................................................................................................................................................
Warning Label18................................................................................................................................................................
Precautions For Safety19................................................................................................................................................................
General19................................................................................................................................................................
Use Of Power Supply And Power Cord20................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning And Handling Of Internal Devices23................................................................................................................................................................
During Operation25................................................................................................................................................................
Unpackaging28................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories28................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting Device29................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 About Operating System31................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows Server 2008 R232................................................................................................................................................................
About Os Installation32................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Installing Server35................................................................................................................................................................
Installation36................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mount Model36................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Device To The Rack (n8140-74/92/93/94/98/99)38................................................................................................................................................................
Unmounting The Device From The Rack (n8140-74/92/93/94/98/99)45................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Tower Conversion Kit (n8843-003)46................................................................................................................................................................
Connect Peripheral Devices To Nec Express5800/ft Series52................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Windows Setup55................................................................................................................................................................
Before Starting Setup56................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Flow57................................................................................................................................................................
Step 1: Procedure To Install And Reinstall Os58................................................................................................................................................................
Size Of The Partition To Be Created59................................................................................................................................................................
Step 2: Prepare For Express Setup61................................................................................................................................................................
2-1: Prepare Nec Express5800/ft Series61................................................................................................................................................................
Step 3: Disable Os Boot Monitoring Function64................................................................................................................................................................
Step 4a : Start Express Setup70................................................................................................................................................................
Flow Of Setup Procedures71................................................................................................................................................................
Setup Procedures72................................................................................................................................................................
Step 4b: Manual Setup82................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Windows83................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Drive Letters92................................................................................................................................................................
Step 5: Connect And Configure Options93................................................................................................................................................................
Step 6: Update Software93................................................................................................................................................................
Step 7: Set Duplex Lan Configuration94................................................................................................................................................................
Overview94................................................................................................................................................................
Nec Express5800/ft Series Duplication Rule95................................................................................................................................................................
Duplex Configuration Setup95................................................................................................................................................................
Step 8: Set Dual Disk Configuration102................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Dual Disk Configuration By Rdr (rapid Disk Resync) Function103....................................................................................................................