HP ProLiant ML110 G7 Server User Guide

HP ProLiant ML110 G7 Server User Guide
HP ProLiant ML110 G7 Server
User Guide
Abstract
This document is for the person who installs, administers, and troubleshoots servers and storage systems. This document is intended for experienced
IT professionals or end-users with no or prior hardware setup experience. HP assumes you are qualified in the servicing of computer equipment and
trained in recognizing hazards in products with hazardous energy levels.
Part Number: 638029-003a
April 2014
Edition: 3
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Contents
Front panel components ................................................................................................................................ 6
Front panel LEDs and buttons ............................................................................................................... 6
Rear panel components ................................................................................................................................ 7
Rear panel LEDs and buttons ............................................................................................................... 8
System board components ............................................................................................................................ 9
DIMM slot locations .......................................................................................................................... 10
System maintenance switch ............................................................................................................... 10
System board LEDs ........................................................................................................................... 11
NMI functionality ............................................................................................................................. 11
SAS and SATA drive numbering .................................................................................................................. 12
SAS and SATA drive LEDs ........................................................................................................................... 13
SAS and SATA drive LED combinations ........................................................................................................ 13
BBWC module LEDs ................................................................................................................................... 14
FBWC module LEDs .................................................................................................................................... 16
Fan locations ............................................................................................................................................. 17
Operations................................................................................................................................. 18
Power up the server .................................................................................................................................... 18
Power down the server ............................................................................................................................... 18
Unlock and open the tower bezel ................................................................................................................ 19
Remove the tower bezel .............................................................................................................................. 19
Install the tower bezel ................................................................................................................................. 19
Remove the access panel ............................................................................................................................ 20
Install the access panel ............................................................................................................................... 20
Remove the air baffle .................................................................................................................................. 21
Install the air baffle ..................................................................................................................................... 21
Setup......................................................................................................................................... 23
Optional installation services ....................................................................................................................... 23
Optimum environment................................................................................................................................. 23
Space and airflow requirements ........................................................................................................ 23
Temperature requirements ................................................................................................................. 24
Power requirements .......................................................................................................................... 24
Electrical grounding requirements ...................................................................................................... 24
Identifying the contents of the server shipping carton...................................................................................... 25
Installing hardware options ......................................................................................................................... 25
Setting up a tower server ............................................................................................................................ 25
Installing a server in a rack ......................................................................................................................... 25
Powering up and configuring the server........................................................................................................ 27
Installing the operating system ..................................................................................................................... 28
Registering the server.................................................................................................................................. 28
Hardware options installation....................................................................................................... 29
Introduction ............................................................................................................................................... 29
HP product QuickSpecs .............................................................................................................................. 29
SAS and SATA drive options ....................................................................................................................... 29
Drive installation guidelines ............................................................................................................... 29
Installing a drive .............................................................................................................................. 29
Operations
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Drive cage options ..................................................................................................................................... 31
Four-bay LFF hot-plug drive cage option .............................................................................................. 31
Eight-bay SFF hot-plug drive cage option ............................................................................................ 34
Drive LED cable option ............................................................................................................................... 36
Storage controller option ............................................................................................................................. 37
BBWC battery/FBWC capacitor pack and module option .............................................................................. 37
Optical drive option ................................................................................................................................... 41
Memory options ......................................................................................................................................... 44
DIMM identification .......................................................................................................................... 44
Single-rank and dual-rank DIMMs ...................................................................................................... 45
Memory subsystem architecture ......................................................................................................... 45
Memory configuration ...................................................................................................................... 45
Expansion board options ............................................................................................................................ 47
Installing an expansion board ........................................................................................................... 47
Dedicated iLO management port option ....................................................................................................... 49
Enabling the dedicated iLO management port ..................................................................................... 50
HP Trusted Platform Module option .............................................................................................................. 51
Installing the Trusted Platform Module board ....................................................................................... 52
Retaining the recovery key/password................................................................................................. 53
Enabling the Trusted Platform Module ................................................................................................. 54
RPS enablement option ............................................................................................................................... 54
Cabling ..................................................................................................................................... 59
Storage cabling ......................................................................................................................................... 59
Four-bay LFF drive cabling ................................................................................................................ 59
Eight-bay SFF drive cabling ............................................................................................................... 61
Optical drive cabling.................................................................................................................................. 61
Optical drive cabling in a nonredundant power configuration .............................................................. 61
Optical drive cabling in a redundant power configuration .................................................................... 62
Battery/capacitor pack cabling ................................................................................................................... 63
Power supply cabling ................................................................................................................................. 63
Nonredundant power supply cabling ................................................................................................. 63
Redundant power supply cabling ....................................................................................................... 64
Configuration and utilities ............................................................................................................ 65
Configuration tools ..................................................................................................................................... 65
SmartStart software .......................................................................................................................... 65
HP ROM-Based Setup Utility .............................................................................................................. 65
Array Configuration Utility ................................................................................................................ 67
Option ROM Configuration for Arrays................................................................................................ 68
Re-entering the server serial number and product ID ............................................................................. 68
Management tools...................................................................................................................................... 69
Automatic Server Recovery ................................................................................................................ 69
ROMPaq utility................................................................................................................................. 69
Integrated Lights-Out technology ........................................................................................................ 69
Erase Utility ..................................................................................................................................... 70
USB support .................................................................................................................................... 70
Diagnostic tools ......................................................................................................................................... 70
HP Insight Diagnostics ...................................................................................................................... 70
HP Insight Diagnostics survey functionality .......................................................................................... 71
Integrated Management Log .............................................................................................................. 71
Remote support and analysis tools ............................................................................................................... 71
HP Insight Remote Support software ................................................................................................... 71
Keeping the system current .......................................................................................................................... 72
Operations
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Drivers ............................................................................................................................................ 72
Version control ................................................................................................................................. 72
ProLiant Support Packs ...................................................................................................................... 73
Operating System Version Support..................................................................................................... 73
Firmware ......................................................................................................................................... 73
HP Smart Update Manager ............................................................................................................... 73
Change control and proactive notification .......................................................................................... 74
Care Pack ....................................................................................................................................... 74
Troubleshooting .......................................................................................................................... 75
Troubleshooting resources ........................................................................................................................... 75
Pre-diagnostic steps .................................................................................................................................... 75
Important safety information .............................................................................................................. 75
Symptom information ........................................................................................................................ 77
Prepare the server for diagnosis......................................................................................................... 77
Loose connections ...................................................................................................................................... 79
Service notifications.................................................................................................................................... 80
Server health LEDs ...................................................................................................................................... 80
Troubleshooting flowcharts .......................................................................................................................... 80
Start diagnosis flowchart ................................................................................................................... 80
General diagnosis flowchart.............................................................................................................. 81
Server power-on problems flowchart .................................................................................................. 83
POST problems flowchart .................................................................................................................. 86
OS boot problems flowchart .............................................................................................................. 88
Server fault indications flowchart ....................................................................................................... 89
POST error messages and beep codes ......................................................................................................... 91
Battery replacement .................................................................................................................... 93
Regulatory information ................................................................................................................ 94
Safety and regulatory compliance ................................................................................................................ 94
Turkey RoHS material content declaration ..................................................................................................... 94
Ukraine RoHS material content declaration ................................................................................................... 94
Warranty information ................................................................................................................................. 94
Electrostatic discharge ................................................................................................................. 95
Preventing electrostatic discharge ................................................................................................................ 95
Grounding methods to prevent electrostatic discharge .................................................................................... 95
Specifications ............................................................................................................................. 96
Environmental specifications ........................................................................................................................ 96
Mechanical specifications ........................................................................................................................... 96
Power supply specifications ......................................................................................................................... 96
Support and other resources ........................................................................................................ 98
Before you contact HP ................................................................................................................................ 98
HP contact information ................................................................................................................................ 98
Customer Self Repair .................................................................................................................................. 98
Acronyms and abbreviations ...................................................................................................... 106
Documentation feedback ........................................................................................................... 109
Index ....................................................................................................................................... 110
Operations
5
Component identification
Front panel components
Item
Description
1
Media drive bay
2
USB connectors (4)
Front panel LEDs and buttons
Item
Description
Status
1
System health LED
Green = Normal
Amber = System degraded
Red = System critical
Operations
6
Item
Description
Status
2
NIC 1 link/activity LED
Green = Network link
Flashing green = Network link and activity
Off = No link to network (If the power is off, view the rear panel NIC
LEDs for status.)
3
Drive activity LED
Flashing green = Drive active
Off = No drive activity
4
System power button/LED
Green = System on
Amber = System in standby, but power is still applied
Off = Power cord not attached or power supply failed
5
Power status LED
Green = System on
Amber = System in standby, but power is still applied
Off = Power cord not attached or power supply failed
6
NIC 2 link/activity LED
Green = Network link
Flashing green = Network link and activity
Off = No link to network (If the power is off, view the rear panel NIC
LEDs for status.)
7
UID button/LED
Blue = Activated
Flashing blue = System being remotely managed
Off = Deactivated
8
Optical drive activity LED
Flashing green = Drive active
Off = No drive activity
Rear panel components
Item
Description
1
Kensington lock notch
2
Power supply connector
3
PCIe slot cover retainer latch
4
Slot 1 PCIe2x16 (16, 8, 4, 1)
5
Slot 2 PCIe2x8 (4, 1)
6
Slot 3 PCIe2x8 (4, 1)
Operations
7
7
Slot 4 PCIe2x4 (1)
8
USB connectors (4)
9
HP dedicated iLO management port (option)
10
UID button/LED
11
10/100/1000 NIC1 connector/shared iLO management port
12
10/100/1000 NIC2 connector
13
Video connector
14
Serial connector
Rear panel LEDs and buttons
Item
Description
Status
1
UID LED/button
Flashing blue = Activated
Off = System being managed remotely/deactivated
2
HP dedicated iLO
management port
option LEDs
Green = Network link
Flashing green = Network link and activity
Off = No link to network
3
NIC activity LED
Green = Network activity
Flashing green = Network activity
Off = No network activity
4
NIC link LED
Green = Network link
Off = No network link
Operations
8
System board components
Item
Description
1
Dedicated iLO management module connector
2
System maintenance switch
3
RPS connector (1x5 pin)
4
Front system fan connector (2x3 pin)
5
Processor socket
6
DIMM slots (4)
7
24-pin power supply connector
8
Processor-heatsink fan assembly connector (2x3 pin)
9
Rear system fan connector (2x3 pin)
10
RPS connector (2x8 pin)
11
Internal USB connector
12
System battery
13
I2C cable connector
14
SATA connectors (2)
15
SMB bus connector
16
Temperature sensor connector
17
SD card connector
18
Mini-SAS connector
19
Front I/O connector
20
Front USB connectors (2)
21
Slot 1 PCIe2x16 (16, 8, 4, 1)
22
Slot 2 PCIe2x8 (4, 1)
23
Slot 3 PCIe2x8 (4, 1)
24
Slot 1 PCIe2x4 (1)
25
4-pin power supply connector
26
TPM connector
Operations
9
Item
Description
27
Rear USB connectors (4)
28
NMI header
DIMM slot locations
DIMM slots are numbered sequentially (1 through 4) for the processor.
System maintenance switch
Position
Default
Function
1
Off
Off = iLO security is enabled
On = iLO security is disabled
2
Off
Off = System configuration can be
changed
On = System configuration is locked
3
—
Reserved
4
—
Reserved
5
Off
Off = Power-on password is enabled
On = Power-on password is disabled
6
Off
Off = No function
On = Clear NVRAM
7
—
Reserved
8
—
Reserved
9
—
Reserved
10
—
Reserved
When the system maintenance switch position 6 is set to the On position, the system is prepared to erase all
system configuration settings from both CMOS and NVRAM.
Operations
10
CAUTION: Clearing CMOS and/or NVRAM deletes configuration information. Be sure to
properly configure the server or data loss could occur.
System board LEDs
Item
LED description
Status
1
Power supply 1
failure
Red = Power supply 1 failed
Off = Normal
2
Power supply 2
(redundant) failure
Red = Power supply 2 failed
Off = Normal
NMI functionality
An NMI crash dump enables you to create crash dump files when a system is hung and not responding to
traditional debug mechanisms.
Crash dump log analysis is an essential part of diagnosing reliability problems such as hangs in operating
systems, device drivers, and applications. Many crashes freeze a system, and the only available action for
administrators is to cycle the system power. Resetting the system erases any information that might support
problem analysis, but the NMI feature preserves that information by performing a memory dump before a
hard reset.
To force the OS to invoke the NMI handler and generate a crash dump log, do either of the following:
•
Short the NMI header pins.
•
Use the iLO Virtual NMI feature.
For more information, see the whitepaper on the HP website
(http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bc/docs/support/SupportManual/c00797875/c00797875.pdf).
Operations
11
SAS and SATA drive numbering
•
Four-bay LFF drive model
•
Eight-bay SFF drive model
Operations
12
SAS and SATA drive LEDs
Item
Description
1
Fault/UID LED (amber/blue)
2
Online LED (green)
SAS and SATA drive LED combinations
Interpretation
Online/activity
LED (green)
Fault/UID LED
(amber/blue)
On, off, or
flashing
Alternating amber and The drive has failed, or a predictive failure alert has been
blue
received for this drive; it also has been selected by a management
application.
On, off, or
flashing
Steadily blue
The drive is operating normally, and it has been selected by a
management application.
On
Amber, flashing
regularly (1 Hz)
A predictive failure alert has been received for this drive.
Replace the drive as soon as possible.
On
Off
The drive is online, but it is not active currently.
Flashing regularly Amber, flashing
regularly (1 Hz)
(1 Hz)
Do not remove the drive. Removing a drive may terminate the
current operation and cause data loss.
The drive is part of an array that is undergoing capacity
expansion or stripe migration, but a predictive failure alert has
been received for this drive. To minimize the risk of data loss, do
not replace the drive until the expansion or migration is complete.
Flashing regularly Off
(1 Hz)
Do not remove the drive. Removing a drive may terminate the
current operation and cause data loss.
The drive is rebuilding, or it is part of an array that is undergoing
capacity expansion or stripe migration.
Flashing
irregularly
Amber, flashing
regularly (1 Hz)
The drive is active, but a predictive failure alert has been received
for this drive. Replace the drive as soon as possible.
Flashing
irregularly
Off
The drive is active, and it is operating normally.
Operations
13
Online/activity
LED (green)
Fault/UID LED
(amber/blue)
Interpretation
Off
Steadily amber
A critical fault condition has been identified for this drive, and the
controller has placed it offline. Replace the drive as soon as
possible.
Off
Amber, flashing
regularly (1 Hz)
A predictive failure alert has been received for this drive. Replace
the drive as soon as possible.
Off
Off
The drive is offline, a spare, or not configured as part of an array.
BBWC module LEDs
Item ID
Color
Description
1
Green
System Power LED. This LED illuminates steadily when the
system is powered up and 12-V system power is available.
This power supply is used to maintain the battery charge
and provide supplementary power to the cache
microcontroller.
2
Green
Auxiliary Power LED. This LED illuminates steadily when
3.3V auxiliary voltage is detected. The auxiliary voltage is
used to preserve BBWC data and is available any time that
the system power cords are connected to a power supply.
3
Amber
Battery Health LED. To interpret the illumination patterns of
this LED, see the following table.
4
Green
BBWC Status LED. To interpret the illumination patterns of
this LED, see the following table.
Operations
14
LED3 pattern
LED4 pattern
Interpretation
—
One blink every
two seconds
The system is powered down, and the cache contains data that has not
yet been written to the drives. Restore system power as soon as
possible to prevent data loss.
If 3.3 V auxiliary power is available, as indicated by LED 2, then data
preservation time is extended. If no auxiliary power is available, only
battery power preserves the data. A fully-charged battery can
normally preserve data for at least two days.
The battery lifetime also depends on the cache module size. For more
information, see the controller QuickSpecs on the HP Product Bulletin
website (http://www.hp.com/go/productbulletin).
—
Double blink, then The cache microcontroller is waiting for the host controller to
pause
communicate.
—
One blink per
second
The battery pack is below the minimum charge level and is being
charged. Features that require a battery (such as write cache, capacity
expansion, stripe size migration, and RAID migration) are temporarily
unavailable until charging is complete. The recharge process takes
between 15 minutes and 2 hours, depending on the initial capacity of
the battery.
—
Steady glow
The battery pack is fully charged, and posted write data is stored in the
cache.
—
Off
The battery pack is fully charged, and write data is not posted in the
cache.
One blink per
second
One blink per
second
An alternating green and amber blink pattern indicates that the cache
microcontroller is executing from within its boot loader and receiving
new flash code from the host controller.
Steady glow
—
There is a short circuit across the battery terminals or within the battery
pack. BBWC features are disabled until the battery pack is replaced.
The life expectancy of a battery pack is typically more than three
years.
One blink per
second
—
An open circuit is across the battery terminals or within the battery
pack. BBWC features are disabled until the battery pack is replaced.
The life expectancy of a battery pack is typically more than three
years.
Operations
15
FBWC module LEDs
The FBWC module has two single-color LEDs (green and amber). The LEDs are duplicated on the reverse side
of the cache module to facilitate status viewing.
1 Green LED
2 Amber LED
Interpretation
Off
On
A backup is in progress.
Flashing (1 Hz)
On
A restore is in progress.
Flashing (1 Hz)
Off
The capacitor pack is charging.
On
Off
The capacitor pack has completed charging.
Flashing (2 Hz)
Alternating with
amber LED
Flashing (2 Hz)
Alternating with
green LED
•
•
On
On
The flash code image failed to load.
Off
Off
The flash code is corrupt.
One of the following conditions exists:
The charging process has timed out.
The capacitor pack is not connected.
Operations
16
Fan locations
Item
Description
1
Rear system fan (for processor cooling)
2
Processor-heatsink fan assembly
3
Front system fan (for expansion board cooling
Operations
17
Operations
Power up the server
1.
Connect each power cord to the server.
2.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
3.
Press the Power On/Standby button.
The server exits standby mode and applies full power to the system. The system power LED changes
from amber to green.
Power down the server
Before powering down the server for any upgrade or maintenance procedures, perform a backup of critical
server data and programs.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury, electric shock, or damage to the equipment,
remove the power cord to remove power from the server. The front panel Power On/Standby
button does not completely shut off system power. Portions of the power supply and some internal
circuitry remain active until AC power is removed.
IMPORTANT: When the server is in standby mode, auxiliary power is still being provided to the
system.
To power down the server, use one of the following methods:
•
Press and release the Power On/Standby button.
This method initiates a controlled shutdown of applications and the OS before the server enters standby
mode.
•
Press and hold the Power On/Standby button for more than 4 seconds to force the server to enter
standby mode.
This method forces the server to enter standby mode without properly exiting applications and the OS.
If an application stops responding, you can use this method to force a shutdown.
•
Use a virtual power button selection through iLO.
This method initiates a controlled remote shutdown of applications and the OS before the server enters
standby mode.
Before proceeding, verify the server is in standby mode by observing that the system power LED is amber.
Operations
18
Unlock and open the tower bezel
The tower bezel must be unlocked and opened to access the drive cage and media bays. It must be unlocked
to remove the access panel. The bezel must remain closed during normal server operations.
Remove the tower bezel
1.
Unlock and open the tower bezel (on page 19).
2.
Pull the bezel away from the front chassis.
Install the tower bezel
1.
Insert the tabs on the tower bezel into the slots on the front chassis.
Operations
19
2.
Close and lock the tower bezel.
Remove the access panel
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury from hot surfaces, allow the drives and the
internal system components to cool before touching them.
CAUTION: For proper cooling, do not operate the server without the access panel, baffles,
expansion slot covers, or blanks installed. If the server supports hot-plug components, minimize
the amount of time the access panel is open.
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Place the server on its side.
5.
Remove the thumbscrew on the access panel.
6.
Slide the access panel back.
7.
Lift the access panel away from the chassis.
Install the access panel
CAUTION: Do not operate the server for long periods with the access panel open or removed.
Operating the server in this manner results in improper airflow and improper cooling that can
lead to thermal damage.
1.
Place the access panel on the chassis, and then slide it toward the front of the server.
2.
Tighten the thumbscrew.
3.
Close and lock the tower bezel.
Operations
20
4.
Connect each power cord to the server.
5.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
IMPORTANT: Be sure that the panel is locked into place securely before powering up the server.
6.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Remove the air baffle
CAUTION: For proper cooling, do not operate the server without the access panel, baffles,
expansion slot covers, or blanks installed. If the server supports hot-plug components, minimize
the amount of time the access panel is open.
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
CAUTION: Do not detach the cable that connects the battery pack to the cache module.
Detaching the cable causes any unsaved data in the cache module to be lost.
5.
Remove the air baffle.
Install the air baffle
CAUTION: For proper cooling, do not operate the server without the access panel, baffles,
expansion slot covers, or blanks installed. If the server supports hot-plug components, minimize
the amount of time the access panel is open.
Operations
21
1.
Insert the tabs on the baffle into the slots on the rear chassis.
2.
Push the front end of the baffle inside the chassis.
3.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
4.
Lock the tower bezel.
5.
Connect each power cord to the server.
6.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
7.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Operations
22
Setup
Optional installation services
Delivered by experienced, certified engineers, HP Care Pack services help you keep your servers up and
running with support packages tailored specifically for HP ProLiant systems. HP Care Packs let you integrate
both hardware and software support into a single package. A number of service level options are available
to meet your needs.
HP Care Pack Services offer upgraded service levels to expand your standard product warranty with
easy-to-buy, easy-to-use support packages that help you make the most of your server investments. Some of
the Care Pack services are:
•
•
•
•
Hardware support
o
6-Hour Call-to-Repair
o
4-Hour 24x7 Same Day
o
4-Hour Same Business Day
Software support
o
Microsoft® operating systems
o
Linux operating systems
o
HP ProLiant Essentials (HP SIM and RDP)
Integrated hardware and software support
o
Critical Service
o
Proactive 24
o
Support Plus
o
Support Plus 24
Startup and implementation services for both hardware and software
For more information on HP Care Pack Services, see the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/services/carepack).
Optimum environment
When installing the server, select a location that meets the environmental standards described in this section.
Space and airflow requirements
Leave at least a 7.6-cm (3-inch) clearance space at the front and back of the server for proper ventilation.
Setup 23
Temperature requirements
To ensure continued, safe, and reliable equipment operation, install or position the system in a
well-ventilated, climate-controlled environment.
The maximum recommended TMRA for most server products is 35°C (95°F). The temperature in the room
where the server is located must not exceed 35°C (95°F).
CAUTION: To reduce the risk of damage to the equipment when installing third-party options:
• Do not permit optional equipment to impede airflow around the server beyond the maximum
allowable limits.
• Do not exceed the manufacturer’s TMRA.
Power requirements
Installation of this equipment must comply with local and regional electrical regulations governing the
installation of information technology equipment by licensed electricians. This equipment is designed to
operate in installations covered by NFPA 70, 1999 Edition (National Electric Code) and NFPA-75, 1992
(code for Protection of Electronic Computer/Data Processing Equipment). For electrical power ratings on
options, see the product rating label or the user documentation supplied with that option.
CAUTION: Protect the server from power fluctuations and temporary interruptions with a
regulating uninterruptible power supply. This device protects the hardware from damage caused
by power surges and voltage spikes and keeps the system in operation during a power failure.
When installing more than one server, you might have to use additional power distribution devices to safely
provide power to all devices. Observe the following guidelines:
•
Balance the server power load between available AC supply branch circuits.
•
Do not allow the overall system AC current load to exceed 80% of the branch circuit AC current rating.
•
Do not use common power outlet strips for this equipment.
•
Provide a separate electrical circuit for the server.
Electrical grounding requirements
The server must be grounded properly for proper operation and safety. In the United States, you must install
the equipment in accordance with NFPA 70, 1999 Edition (National Electric Code), Article 250, as well as
any local and regional building codes. In Canada, you must install the equipment in accordance with
Canadian Standards Association, CSA C22.1, Canadian Electrical Code. In all other countries, you must
install the equipment in accordance with any regional or national electrical wiring codes, such as the
International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Code 364, parts 1 through 7. Furthermore, you must be sure
that all power distribution devices used in the installation, such as branch wiring and receptacles, are listed
or certified grounding-type devices.
Because of the high ground-leakage currents associated with multiple servers connected to the same power
source, HP recommends the use of a PDU that is either permanently wired to the building’s branch circuit or
includes a nondetachable cord that is wired to an industrial-style plug. NEMA locking-style plugs or those
complying with IEC 60309 are considered suitable for this purpose. Using common power outlet strips for
the server is not recommended.
Setup 24
Identifying the contents of the server shipping carton
Unpack the server shipping carton and locate the materials and documentation necessary for installing the
server.
The contents of the server shipping carton include:
•
Server
•
Power cord
•
Hardware documentation, Documentation CD, and software products
In addition to the supplied items, you might need:
•
Operating system or application software
•
Hardware options
Installing hardware options
Install any hardware options before initializing the server. For options installation information, refer to the
option documentation. For server-specific information, refer to "Hardware options installation (on page 29)."
Setting up a tower server
To set up a tower server, follow these steps. To install the server into a rack, see Installing a server into a rack
("Installing a server in a rack" on page 25).
1.
Connect peripheral devices to the server.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of electric shock, fire, or damage to the equipment, do not plug
telephone or telecommunications connectors into NIC connectors.
2.
Connect the power cord to the rear of the server.
3.
Connect the power cord to the AC power source.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of electric shock or damage to the equipment:
• Do not disable the power cord grounding plug. The grounding plug is an important safety
feature.
• Plug the power cord into a grounded (earthed) electrical outlet that is easily accessible at all
times.
• Unplug the power cord from the power supply to disconnect power to the equipment.
• Do not route the power cord where it can be walked on or pinched by items placed against it.
Pay particular attention to the plug, electrical outlet, and the point where the cord extends from
the server.
Installing a server in a rack
The procedure to install the tray in the rack is similar to the procedures to install a server in a rack. For more
information, see the 2U Quick Deploy Rail System Installation Instructions that shipped in the rail kit.
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CAUTION: To avoid damage to the equipment, be sure that the rack rails are installed in a
predetermined location on the rack so that airflow clearance issues are resolved. For airflow
clearance information, refer to the documentation that ships with the server.
To install the component:
1.
See the "Installing the Product into a Rack" section of the 2U Quick Deploy Rack Rail System Installation
Instructions to do the following:
a. Install the component rails on the tray.
b. Install the rack rails in the rack.
2.
Install the tray onto the rack rails, and then partially slide the assembly into the rack.
3.
Attach the straps to the tray.
4.
Place the server on the tray, and then secure the server to the tray.
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CAUTION: To prevent damage to equipment, do not place the monitor on a rack-mounted
server. The rack enabling kit supports only the server.
5.
Slide the tray fully into the rack, and then tighten the thumbscrews.
6.
Slide the locking bracket forward, and then tighten the thumbscrews.
Powering up and configuring the server
To power up the server, press the Power On/Standby button.
While the server boots, RBSU and the ORCA utility are automatically configured to prepare the server for
operating system installation.
To configure these utilities manually:
•
Press the F8 key when prompted during the array controller initialization to configure the array
controller using ORCA.
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•
Press the F9 key when prompted during the boot process to change the server settings using RBSU. The
system is set up by default for the English language.
For more information on the automatic configuration, refer to the HP ROM-Based Setup Utility User Guide
located on the Documentation CD.
Installing the operating system
To operate properly, the server must have a supported operating system installed. For the latest information
on supported operating systems, see the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/supportos).
Methods to install an operating system on the server include:
•
SmartStart assisted installation—Insert the SmartStart CD into the DVD-ROM drive and reboot the
server.
•
Manual installation—Insert the operating system CD into the DVD-ROM drive and reboot the server. You
might have to obtain additional drivers from the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support).
For more information, see the SmartStart installation poster in the HP ProLiant Essentials Foundation Pack
included with the server.
Registering the server
To register the server, see the HP Registration website (http://register.hp.com).
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Hardware options installation
Introduction
If more than one option is being installed, read the installation instructions for all the hardware options and
identify similar steps to streamline the installation process.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury from hot surfaces, allow the drives and the
internal system components to cool before touching them.
CAUTION: To prevent damage to electrical components, properly ground the server before
beginning any installation procedure. Improper grounding can cause electrostatic discharge.
HP product QuickSpecs
For more information about product features, specifications, options, configurations, and compatibility, see
the product QuickSpecs on the HP Product Bulletin website (http://www.hp.com/go/productbulletin).
SAS and SATA drive options
The server provides non-hot-plug capability through an embedded SATA controller. To obtain hot-plug
capability, install an optional controller and hot-plug cable option kit. The server supports up to four
non-hot-plug or hot-plug LFF drives and up to eight hot-plug SFF drives.
Drive installation guidelines
When adding drives to the server, observe the following general guidelines:
•
The system automatically sets all drive numbers.
•
If only one drive is used, install it in the bay with the lowest drive number.
•
When drives are grouped together into the same drive array, they must be of the same capacity to
provide the greatest storage space efficiency.
Optional storage controllers provide support for hot-plug capability and drive LEDs. Controller options are:
•
The embedded controller supports non-hot-plug SATA drives. Drive LEDs are not supported.
•
Optional SATA controllers support hot-plug SATA drives and drive LEDs.
•
Optional SAS controllers support hot-plug SAS or SATA drives and drive LEDs.
Installing a drive
CAUTION: To prevent improper cooling and thermal damage, do not operate the server unless
all bays are populated with either a component or a blank.
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IMPORTANT: Hot-plug capability and drive LED support are only available when a supported
optional controller is installed in the server.
IMPORTANT: If only one drive is being installed, install it in the bay with the lowest drive number.
For drive installation guidelines, see "Drive installation guidelines (on page 29)."
1.
Power down the server if performing a non-hot-plug installation or maintenance procedure ("Power
down the server" on page 18).
2.
Remove the tower bezel (on page 19).
3.
Do one of the following:
o
Remove the drive blank.
o
Remove the drive.
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4.
Prepare the drive.
5.
Install the drive.
6.
Install the tower bezel (on page 19).
7.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Drive cage options
Four-bay LFF hot-plug drive cage option
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
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b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Remove all installed drives.
6.
Disconnect the drive cage cables.
7.
Using a T-15 Torx screwdriver, remove the four screws, and then remove the drive cage assembly.
8.
Slide the optional drive cage assembly partially into the server chassis.
9.
Connect the drive backplane cables:
a. Connect the power cable to the backplane.
b. Connect the I2C cable.
c.
Do one of the following:
— Connect the Mini-SAS cable to the system board (SATA drive support only).
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For cable routing information, see "Hot-plug, SATA drive support (on page 60)."
— Connect one end of the Mini-SAS cable to the backplane and the other end to a HP Smart Array
SAS RAID controller card connector (SAS drive support only).
For cable routing information, see "Hot-plug, SAS drive support (on page 60)."
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10.
Slide the drive cage assembly fully into the server chassis and install the four screws.
11.
Install the drives ("Installing a drive" on page 29).
CAUTION: To prevent improper cooling and thermal damage, do not operate the server unless
all bays are populated with either a component or a blank.
12.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
13.
Lock the tower bezel.
14.
Connect each power cord to the server.
15.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
16.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Eight-bay SFF hot-plug drive cage option
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Remove all installed drives.
6.
Disconnect the drive cage cables.
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7.
Using a T-15 Torx screwdriver, remove the four screws, and then remove the drive cage assembly.
8.
Slide the SFF drive cage assembly partially into the server chassis.
9.
Connect the drive backplane cables:
a. Connect the power cable to the backplane.
b. Connect the I2C cable.
c.
Connect both Mini-SAS cables to the HP Smart Array SAS RAID controller card connector.
For cable routing information, see "Eight-bay SFF drive cabling (on page 61)."
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10.
Slide the drive cage assembly fully into the server chassis and install the four screws.
11.
Install the drives ("Installing a drive" on page 29).
CAUTION: To prevent improper cooling and thermal damage, do not operate the server unless
all bays are populated with either a component or a blank.
12.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
13.
Lock the tower bezel.
14.
Connect each power cord to the server.
15.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
16.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Drive LED cable option
The SAS drive LED cable provides LED functionality for non-hot-plug SAS drives when an optional SAS
controller and an optional SAS controller cable are installed.
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Install the optional SAS controller. For more information, see "Expansion boards ("Expansion board
options" on page 47)."
6.
Connect the SAS drive LED cable to the system board (pin J40) and to the SAS controller.
7.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
8.
Lock the tower bezel.
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9.
Connect each power cord to the server.
10.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
11.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Storage controller option
IMPORTANT: For additional installation and configuration information, see the documentation
that ships with the option.
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Remove the drive cables.
6.
Install the storage controller into slot 1.
For more information, see the documentation that ships with the option.
7.
Connect the storage controller cable to the controller and to the drive.
For more information, see "Storage cabling (on page 59)."
8.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
9.
Lock the tower bezel.
10.
Connect each power cord to the server.
11.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
12.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
For more information about the controller and its features, see the HP Smart Array Controllers for HP ProLiant
Servers User Guide on the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support/SAC_UG_ProLiantServers_en). To
configure arrays, see the Configuring Arrays on HP Smart Array Controllers Reference Guide on the HP
website (http://www.hp.com/support/CASAC_RG_en).
Upgrade options exist for the integrated array controller. For a list of supported options, see the QuickSpecs
on the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support).
BBWC battery/FBWC capacitor pack and module
option
CAUTION: To prevent a server malfunction or damage to the equipment, do not add or remove
the battery pack while an array capacity expansion, RAID level migration, or stripe size migration
is in progress.
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CAUTION: After the server is powered down, wait 15 seconds and then check the amber LED
before unplugging the cable from the cache module. If the amber LED blinks after 15 seconds, do
not remove the cable from the cache module. The cache module is backing up data, and data is
lost if the cable is detached.
IMPORTANT: The battery pack might have a low charge when installed. In this case, a POST
error message is displayed when the server is powered up, indicating that the battery pack is
temporarily disabled. No action is necessary on your part. The internal circuitry automatically
recharges the batteries and enables the battery pack. This process might take up to four hours.
During this time, the cache module functions properly, but without the performance advantage of
the battery pack.
CAUTION: The cache module connector does not use the industry-standard DDR3 mini-DIMMs.
Do not use the controller with cache modules designed for other controller models, because the
controller can malfunction and you can lose data. Also, do not transfer this cache module to an
unsupported controller model, because you can lose data.
NOTE: The data protection and the time limit also apply if a power outage occurs. When power
is restored to the system, an initialization process writes the preserved data to the hard drives.
CAUTION: In systems that use external data storage, be sure that the server is the first unit to be
powered down and the last to be powered back up. Taking this precaution ensures that the system
does not erroneously mark the drives as failed when the server is powered up.
To install the component:
1.
Back up all server data.
2.
Close all applications.
3.
Power down the server (on page 18).
4.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
5.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
6.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
7.
Remove the air baffle (on page 21).
8.
Open the expansion slot cover retainer.
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9.
Remove the full-length expansion board retainer if any full-length expansion boards are installed.
10.
Install the storage controller, if not installed.
11.
Install the cache module on the storage controller.
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12.
Connect the battery/capacitor pack cable to the cache module.
13.
Connect the battery/capacitor pack cable to the pack.
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14.
Install the battery/capacitor pack.
15.
Install the full-length expansion board retainer, if any full-length expansion boards were removed.
16.
Install the air baffle (on page 21).
17.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
18.
Lock the tower bezel.
19.
Connect each power cord to the server.
20.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
21.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Optical drive option
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
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5.
Remove the optical bay blank.
6.
Remove the EMI shield. Retain the shield for future use.
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7.
Install the optical drive into the lower optical drive bay. When fully inserted, the assembly locking latch
clicks.
8.
Connect the drive cables:
a. Connect the power cable to the drive.
b. Connect one end of the SATA cable to the drive and the other end to the system board.
For cable routing information, see "Optical drive cabling (on page 61)."
9.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
10.
Lock the tower bezel.
11.
Connect each power cord to the server.
12.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
13.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
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Memory options
The server memory subsystem supports only UDIMMs.
The server supports dual-rank, PC3-10600E (DDR3) DIMMs operating at a speed of 1333 MHz.
Depending on the processor model and the number of DIMMs installed, the memory clock speed might be
reduced to 1066 or 800 MHz. For more information, see "General DIMM slot population guidelines."
DIMM identification
To determine DIMM characteristics, use the label attached to the DIMM and the following illustration and
table.
Item
Description
Definition
1
Size
—
2
Rank
1R
2R
3R
4R
3
Data width
x4 = 4-bit
x8 = 8-bit
4
Voltage rating
L = Low voltage (1.35V)
U = Ultra low voltage (1.25V)
Blank or omitted = Standard
5
Memory speed
12800 = 1600-MT/s
10600 = 1333-MT/s
8500 = 1066-MT/s
6
DIMM type
R = RDIMM (registered)
E = UDIMM (unbuffered with ECC)
L = LRDIMM (load reduced)
=
=
=
=
Single-rank
Dual-rank
Three-rank
Quad-rank
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For the latest supported memory information, see the QuickSpecs on the HP website
(http://h18000.www1.hp.com/products/quickspecs/ProductBulletin.html). At the website, choose the
geographic region, and then locate the product by name or product category.
Single-rank and dual-rank DIMMs
DIMM configuration requirements are based on these classifications:
•
Single-rank DIMM—One set of memory chips that is accessed while writing to or reading from the
memory.
•
Dual-rank DIMM—Two single-rank DIMMs on the same module, with only one rank accessible at a time.
The server memory control subsystem selects the proper rank within the DIMM when writing to or reading
from the DIMM.
Dual-rank DIMMs provide the greatest capacity with the existing memory technology. For example, if current
DRAM technology supports 2-GB single-rank DIMMs, a dual-rank DIMM would be 4 GB.
Memory subsystem architecture
The memory subsystem in this server is divided into channels. Each channel supports two DIMM slots.
Channel
Slot
Slot number
A
C
A
1
2
B
D
B
3
4
This server supports UDIMMs.
DIMM slots in this server are identified by number and by letter. Letters identify the population order. Slot
numbers are reported by ROM messages during boot and for error reporting. For the DIMM slot locations,
see "DIMM slot locations (on page 10)."
Memory configuration
To optimize server availability, the server supports Advanced ECC. This feature provides the greatest
memory capacity for a given DIMM size, while providing up to 8-bit error correction, depending on the
specific DIMM type. This mode is the default option for this server.
Advanced Memory Protection options are configured in RBSU. If the requested AMP mode is not supported
by the installed DIMM configuration, the server boots in Advanced ECC mode. For more information, see
"HP ROM-Based Setup Utility (on page 65)."
For the latest memory configuration information, see the product QuickSpecs on the HP Product Bulletin
website (http://www.hp.com/go/productbulletin).
ECC memory configuration
ECC memory is the default memory protection mode for this server. Standard ECC can correct single-bit
memory errors and detect multi-bit memory errors. When multi-bit errors are detected by using Standard
ECC, the error is sent to the server and causes the server to halt.
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UDIMM maximum memory configurations
The server supports a maximum of 16 GB, using 1-GB, 2-GB, and 4-GB single- or dual-rank UDIMMs.
General DIMM slot population guidelines
•
The server has four memory slots.
•
The server supports two channels with two DIMM slots per channel.
o
Memory channel A consists of the two DIMM slots that are closest to the processor.
o
Memory channel B consists of the two DIMM slots that are farthest from the processor.
•
White DIMM slot indicates the first slot of a channel (2-A, 4-B).
•
Memory speed support depends on the type of processor installed. See the technical specification of the
installed processor for more information.
•
The server supports dual-rank, 1333 MT/s ECC DIMMs.
•
The server supports up to 16-GB (4x4 GB) DIMMs.
•
The server does not support:
•
o
LV-DIMMs
o
RDIMMs
o
Non-ECC DIMMs
When installing DIMMs:
o
If the processor is not installed, then do not install DIMMs
o
Populate the DIMM slots in the sequence: 2-A, 4-B, 1-C, 3-D
o
The DIMM slot farthest from the processor (either CHA or CHB) must be populated first
o
Populate DIMM slots from heaviest load (double-rank) to lightest load (single-rank)
o
Use HP-qualified DIMMs
Installing a DIMM
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Open the DIMM slot latches.
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6.
Install the DIMM.
7.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
8.
Lock the tower bezel.
9.
Connect each power cord to the server.
10.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
11.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Expansion board options
The server supports PCIe Gen 2 expansion boards.
Installing an expansion board
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Remove the air baffle (on page 21).
6.
Open the expansion slot cover retainer.
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7.
Remove the full-length expansion board retainer if any full-length expansion boards are installed.
8.
Remove the expansion slot cover.
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9.
Install the expansion board.
10.
Connect any required internal or external cables to the expansion board. See the documentation that
ships with the expansion board.
11.
If installing a full-length expansion board, install the board retainer that was removed.
12.
Install the air baffle (on page 21).
13.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
14.
Lock the tower bezel.
15.
Connect each power cord to the server.
16.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
17.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Dedicated iLO management port option
NOTE: Depending on model purchased, the server may look slightly different than shown.
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
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5.
Using a flat screwdriver, toggle the knockout to loosen it, and then pull it out of the chassis.
6.
Install the dedicated iLO management module.
7.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
8.
Lock the tower bezel.
9.
Connect each power cord to the server.
10.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
11.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Enabling the dedicated iLO management port
The onboard NIC 1/shared iLO connector is set as the default system iLO port.
To enable the installed dedicated iLO module:
1.
During the server startup sequence after module installation, to access iLO RBSU, press the F8 key.
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2.
Select the Network menu.
3.
Click the Network Interface Adapter field.
4.
To change the setting to ON, press the spacebar.
5.
To save the new settings, press the F10 key.
6.
Select the File menu, and then to close iLO RBSU, click Exit.
7.
To confirm exiting iLO RBSU, click OK. The server automatically reboots.
IMPORTANT: If the iLO RBSU settings are reset to the default values, access to the machine will be
lost. Access the physical machine, and then set the Network Interface Adapter field to ON.
HP Trusted Platform Module option
For more information about product features, specifications, options, configurations, and compatibility, see
the product QuickSpecs on the HP Product Bulletin website (http://www.hp.com/go/productbulletin).
Use these instructions to install and enable a TPM on a supported server. This procedure includes three
sections:
1.
Installing the Trusted Platform Module board.
2.
Retaining the recovery key/password (on page 53).
3.
Enabling the Trusted Platform Module (on page 54).
Enabling the TPM requires accessing RBSU ("HP ROM-Based Setup Utility" on page 65). For more
information about RBSU, see the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/ilomgmtengine/docs).
TPM installation requires the use of drive encryption technology, such as the Microsoft Windows BitLocker
Drive Encryption feature. For more information on BitLocker, see the Microsoft website
(http://www.microsoft.com).
CAUTION: Always observe the guidelines in this document. Failure to follow these guidelines
can cause hardware damage or halt data access.
When installing or replacing a TPM, observe the following guidelines:
•
Do not remove an installed TPM. Once installed, the TPM becomes a permanent part of the system
board.
•
When installing or replacing hardware, HP service providers cannot enable the TPM or the encryption
technology. For security reasons, only the customer can enable these features.
•
When returning a system board for service replacement, do not remove the TPM from the system board.
When requested, HP Service provides a TPM with the spare system board.
•
Any attempt to remove an installed TPM from the system board breaks or disfigures the TPM security
rivet. Upon locating a broken or disfigured rivet on an installed TPM, administrators should consider the
system compromised and take appropriate measures to ensure the integrity of the system data.
•
When using BitLocker, always retain the recovery key/password. The recovery key/password is
required to enter Recovery Mode after BitLocker detects a possible compromise of system integrity.
•
HP is not liable for blocked data access caused by improper TPM use. For operating instructions, see the
encryption technology feature documentation provided by the operating system.
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Installing the Trusted Platform Module board
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury, electric shock, or damage to the equipment,
remove the power cord to remove power from the server. The front panel Power On/Standby
button does not completely shut off system power. Portions of the power supply and some internal
circuitry remain active until AC power is removed.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury from hot surfaces, allow the drives and the
internal system components to cool before touching them.
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Remove the rear system fan.
CAUTION: Any attempt to remove an installed TPM from the system board breaks or disfigures
the TPM security rivet. Upon locating a broken or disfigured rivet on an installed TPM,
administrators should consider the system compromised and take appropriate measures to ensure
the integrity of the system data.
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6.
Install the TPM board. Press down on the connector to seat the board.
7.
Install the TPM security rivet by pressing the rivet firmly into the system board.
8.
Install the rear system fan.
9.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
10.
Lock the tower bezel.
11.
Connect each power cord to the server.
12.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
13.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
Retaining the recovery key/password
The recovery key/password is generated during BitLocker™ setup, and can be saved and printed after
BitLocker™ is enabled. When using BitLocker™, always retain the recovery key/password. The recovery
key/password is required to enter Recovery Mode after BitLocker™ detects a possible compromise of system
integrity.
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To help ensure maximum security, observe the following guidelines when retaining the recovery
key/password:
•
Always store the recovery key/password in multiple locations.
•
Always store copies of the recovery key/password away from the server.
•
Do not save the recovery key/password on the encrypted hard drive.
Enabling the Trusted Platform Module
1.
When prompted during the start-up sequence, access RBSU by pressing the F9 key.
2.
From the Main Menu, select Server Security.
3.
From the Server Security Menu, select Trusted Platform Module.
4.
From the Trusted Platform Module Menu, select TPM Functionality.
5.
Select Enable, and then press the Enter key to modify the TPM Functionality setting.
6.
Press the Esc key to exit the current menu, or press the F10 key to exit RBSU.
7.
Reboot the server.
8.
Enable the TPM in the OS. For OS-specific instructions, see the OS documentation.
CAUTION: When a TPM is installed and enabled on the server, data access is locked if you fail
to follow the proper procedures for updating the system or option firmware, replacing the system
board, replacing a hard drive, or modifying OS application TPM settings.
For more information on firmware updates and hardware procedures, see the HP Trusted Platform Module
Best Practices White Paper on the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support).
For more information on adjusting TPM usage in BitLocker™, see the Microsoft website
(http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc732774.aspx).
RPS enablement option
Only the upper optical drive bay is available after installation of the RPS Enablement Kit.
CAUTION: To prevent improper cooling and thermal damage, do not operate the server unless
all bays are populated with either a component or a blank.
To install the component:
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove all power:
a. Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
b. Disconnect each power cord from the server.
3.
Unlock the tower bezel ("Unlock and open the tower bezel" on page 19).
4.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
5.
Disconnect all drive power cables and the non-hot-plug power supply cables.
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6.
Remove the power supply.
7.
Disconnect all cables from installed optical drives.
8.
Remove all installed devices and any EMI shields from the optical drive bays ("Optical drive option" on
page 41).
o
Remove the optical drive
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o
Remove the EMI shield.
9.
Install the RPS cage.
10.
Insert the RPS backplane module cables into the optical drive cage, and then slide in the module into the
lower optical drive bay. Align the left edge of the module with the guide mark on the bay.
NOTE: The RPS Option Kit is sold separately.
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11.
Do one of the following:
o
For improved power efficiency, install an HP CS power supply in the upper bay of the RPS cage.
NOTE: To install a second redundant power supply in the redundant power supply cage, first
remove the cage EMI shield.
CAUTION: The default and redundant power supplies in the server must have the same output
power capacity. Verify that all power supplies have the same part number and label color. The
system becomes unstable and might shut down when it detects mismatched power supplies.
NOTE: To install a second redundant power supply in the redundant power supply cage, first
remove the cage EMI shield.
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o
For improved power efficiency and redundancy, install two HP CS power supplies:
12.
Remove the four screws, and then loosen the drive cage.
13.
Route and connect the redundant power supply cables to the system board.
14.
Insert the four screws to tighten the drive cage.
15.
Install any device originally installed in the upper optical drive bay.
16.
Install the EMI shield in the lower optical drive bay.
17.
Install the access panel (on page 20).
18.
If the lower optical bay blank is not attached to the tower bezel, install it.
19.
Lock the tower bezel.
20.
Connect each power cord to the server.
21.
Connect each power cord to the power source.
22.
Power up the server ("Powering up and configuring the server" on page 27, on page 18).
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Cabling
Storage cabling
Four-bay LFF drive cabling
Non-hot-plug, SATA drive support
Item
Description
1
Power cable
2
Non-hot-plug LFF SATA to Mini-SAS cable
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Hot-plug, SATA drive support
Item
Description
1
Power cable
2
I2C cable
3
Data cable (Mini-SAS cable to system board Mini-SAS
connector card)
Hot-plug, SAS drive support
Item
Description
1
Power cable
2
I2C cable
3
Data cable (Mini-SAS cable to optional HP Smart Array
P212 controller card)
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Eight-bay SFF drive cabling
This configuration supports only hot-plug SAS drives.
Item
Description
1
Power cable
2
I2C cable
3
Mini-SAS cables (2) to optional HP Smart Array P410
controller card
Optical drive cabling
Optical drive cabling in a nonredundant power configuration
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Item
Description
1
Upper optical drive power cable
2
Lower optical drive SATA cable
3
Upper optical drive SATA cable
4
Lower optical drive power cable
Optical drive cabling in a redundant power configuration
Item
Description
1
Upper media drive power cable
2
Upper media drive SATA cable
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Battery/capacitor pack cabling
Power supply cabling
Nonredundant power supply cabling
Item
Description
1
24-pin power cable
2
4-pin power cable
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Redundant power supply cabling
Item
Description
1
24-pin power cable
2
16-pin RPS cable
3
3-pin RPS cable
4
4-pin power cable
5
5-pin RPS cable
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Configuration and utilities
Configuration tools
SmartStart software
SmartStart is a collection of software that optimizes single-server setup, providing a simple and consistent
way to deploy server configuration. SmartStart has been tested on many ProLiant server products, resulting
in proven, reliable configurations.
SmartStart assists the deployment process by performing a wide range of configuration activities, including:
•
Preparing the system for installing "off-the-shelf" versions of leading operating system software
•
Installing optimized server drivers, management agents, and utilities automatically with every assisted
installation
•
Testing server hardware using the Insight Diagnostics Utility ("HP Insight Diagnostics" on page 70)
•
Installing software drivers directly from the CD. With systems that have Internet connection, the
SmartStart Autorun Menu provides access to a complete list of ProLiant system software.
•
Enabling access to the Array Configuration Utility and Erase Utility (on page 70)
SmartStart is included in the HP Insight Foundation suite for ProLiant. For more information about SmartStart
software, see the HP Insight Foundation suite for ProLiant or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/go/foundation).
SmartStart Scripting Toolkit
The SmartStart Scripting Toolkit is a server deployment product that allows you to build an unattended
automated installation for high-volume server deployments. The SmartStart Scripting Toolkit is designed to
support ProLiant BL, ML, DL, and SL servers. The toolkit includes a modular set of utilities and important
documentation that describes how to apply these tools to build an automated server deployment process.
The Scripting Toolkit provides a flexible way to create standard server configuration scripts. These scripts are
used to automate many of the manual steps in the server configuration process. This automated server
configuration process cuts time from each deployment, making it possible to scale rapid, high-volume server
deployments.
For more information, and to download the SmartStart Scripting Toolkit, see the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/servers/sstoolkit).
HP ROM-Based Setup Utility
RBSU is a configuration utility embedded in HP ProLiant servers that performs a wide range of configuration
activities that can include the following:
•
Configuring system devices and installed options
•
Enabling and disabling system features
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•
Displaying system information
•
Selecting the primary boot controller
•
Configuring memory options
•
Language selection
For more information on RBSU, see the HP ROM-Based Setup Utility User Guide on the Documentation CD or
the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support/smartstart/documentation).
Using RBSU
To use RBSU, use the following keys:
•
To access RBSU, press the F9 key during power-up when prompted.
•
To navigate the menu system, use the arrow keys.
•
To make selections, press the Enter key.
•
To access Help for a highlighted configuration option, press the F1 key.
IMPORTANT: RBSU automatically saves settings when you press the Enter key. The utility does
not prompt you for confirmation of settings before you exit the utility. To change a selected setting,
you must select a different setting and press the Enter key.
Default configuration settings are applied to the server at one of the following times:
•
Upon the first system power-up
•
After defaults have been restored
Default configuration settings are sufficient for proper typical server operation, but configuration settings can
be modified using RBSU. The system will prompt you for access to RBSU with each power-up.
Auto-configuration process
The auto-configuration process automatically runs when you boot the server for the first time. During the
power-up sequence, the system ROM automatically configures the entire system without needing any
intervention. During this process, the ORCA utility, in most cases, automatically configures the array to a
default setting based on the number of drives connected to the server.
NOTE: The server may not support all the following examples.
NOTE: If the boot drive is not empty or has been written to in the past, ORCA does not
automatically configure the array. You must run ORCA to configure the array settings.
Drives installed
Drives used
RAID level
1
1
RAID 0
2
2
RAID 1
3, 4, 5, or 6
3, 4, 5, or 6
RAID 5
More than 6
0
None
To change any ORCA default settings and override the auto-configuration process, press the F8 key when
prompted.
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For more information on RBSU, see the HP ROM-Based Setup Utility User Guide on the Documentation CD or
the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support/smartstart/documentation).
Boot options
Near the end of the boot process, the boot options screen is displayed. This screen is visible for several
seconds before the system attempts to boot from a supported boot device. During this time, you can do the
following:
•
Access RBSU by pressing the F9 key.
•
Access the System Maintenance Menu (which enables you to launch ROM-based Diagnostics or
Inspect) by pressing the F10 key.
•
Access the boot menu by pressing the F11 key.
•
Force a PXE Network boot by pressing the F12 key.
BIOS Serial Console
BIOS Serial Console allows you to configure the serial port to view POST error messages and run RBSU
remotely through a serial connection to the server COM port. The server that you are remotely configuring
does not require a keyboard and mouse.
For more information about BIOS Serial Console, see the BIOS Serial Console User Guide on the
Documentation CD or the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support/smartstart/documentation).
Array Configuration Utility
ACU is a browser-based utility with the following features:
•
Runs as a local application or remote service
•
Supports online array capacity expansion, logical drive extension, assignment of online spares, and
RAID or stripe size migration
•
Suggests the optimum configuration for an unconfigured system
•
Provides different operating modes, enabling faster configuration or greater control over the
configuration options
•
Remains available any time that the server is on
•
Displays on-screen tips for individual steps of a configuration procedure
•
Beginning with ACU version 8.28.13.0, provides diagnostic functionality on the Diagnostics tab
(formerly known as Array Diagnostics Utility).
For optimum performance, the minimum display settings are 1024 × 768 resolution and 16-bit color. Servers
running Microsoft® operating systems require one of the following supported browsers:
•
Internet Explorer 6.0 or later
•
Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or later
For Linux servers, see the README.TXT file for additional browser and support information.
For more information about the controller and its features, see the HP Smart Array Controllers for HP ProLiant
Servers User Guide on the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support/SAC_UG_ProLiantServers_en). To
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configure arrays, see the Configuring Arrays on HP Smart Array Controllers Reference Guide on the HP
website (http://www.hp.com/support/CASAC_RG_en).
Option ROM Configuration for Arrays
Before installing an operating system, you can use the ORCA utility to create the first logical drive, assign
RAID levels, and establish online spare configurations.
The utility also provides support for the following functions:
•
Reconfiguring one or more logical drives
•
Viewing the current logical drive configuration
•
Deleting a logical drive configuration
•
Setting the controller to be the boot controller
•
Selecting the boot volume
If you do not use the utility, ORCA will default to the standard configuration.
For more information regarding the default configurations that ORCA uses, see the HP ROM-Based Setup
Utility User Guide on the Documentation CD.
For more information about the controller and its features, see the HP Smart Array Controllers for HP ProLiant
Servers User Guide on the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support/SAC_UG_ProLiantServers_en). To
configure arrays, see the Configuring Arrays on HP Smart Array Controllers Reference Guide on the HP
website (http://www.hp.com/support/CASAC_RG_en).
Re-entering the server serial number and product ID
After you replace the system board, you must re-enter the server serial number and the product ID.
1.
During the server startup sequence, press the F9 key to access RBSU.
2.
Select the Advanced Options menu.
3.
Select Service Options.
4.
Select Serial Number. The following warnings appear:
WARNING! WARNING! WARNING! The serial number is loaded into the system during
the manufacturing process and should NOT be modified. This option should only
be used by qualified service personnel. This value should always match the
serial number sticker located on the chassis.
Warning: The serial number should ONLY be modified by qualified personnel.
This value should always match the serial number located on the chassis.
5.
Press the Enter key to clear the warning.
6.
Enter the serial number and press the Enter key.
7.
Select Product ID. The following warning appears:
Warning: The Product ID should ONLY be modified by qualified personnel. This
value should always match the Product ID on the chassis.
8.
Enter the product ID and press the Enter key.
9.
Press the Esc key to close the menu.
10.
Press the Esc key to exit RBSU.
11.
Press the F10 key to confirm exiting RBSU. The server automatically reboots.
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Management tools
Automatic Server Recovery
ASR is a feature that causes the system to restart when a catastrophic operating system error occurs, such as
a blue screen, ABEND (does not apply to HP ProLiant DL980 Servers), or panic. A system fail-safe timer, the
ASR timer, starts when the System Management driver, also known as the Health Driver, is loaded. When the
operating system is functioning properly, the system periodically resets the timer. However, when the
operating system fails, the timer expires and restarts the server.
ASR increases server availability by restarting the server within a specified time after a system hang. At the
same time, the HP SIM console notifies you by sending a message to a designated pager number that ASR
has restarted the system. You can disable ASR from the System Management Homepage or through RBSU.
ROMPaq utility
The ROMPaq utility enables you to upgrade the system firmware (BIOS). To upgrade the firmware, insert a
ROMPaq USB Key into an available USB port and boot the system. In addition to ROMPaq, Online Flash
Components for Windows and Linux operating systems are available for updating the system firmware.
The ROMPaq utility checks the system and provides a choice (if more than one exists) of available firmware
revisions.
For more information, go to the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/hpsc) and click on Drivers, Software
& Firmware. Then, enter your product name in the Find an HP product field and click Go.
Integrated Lights-Out technology
The iLO subsystem is a standard component of selected ProLiant servers that provides server health and
remote server manageability. The iLO subsystem includes an intelligent microprocessor, secure memory, and
a dedicated network interface. This design makes iLO independent of the host server and its operating
system.
In addition to remote management features, iLO is also responsible for managing the health of the ProLiant
server. The intelligence of iLO manages the Sea of Sensors thermal control, directs power management
functions, and monitors the health of server components.
The iLO subsystem provides secure remote access from any authorized network client. The enhancements to
iLO enable customers to get work done faster by providing turbo-charged remote access performance, a
streamlined user experience, and enhanced standards support.
Using iLO, you can do the following:
•
Access a high-performance and secure Remote Console to the server from anywhere in the world.
•
Use the shared iLO Remote Console to collaborate with up to six server administrators.
•
Remotely mount high-performance Virtual Media devices to the server.
•
Securely and remotely control the power state of the managed server.
•
Send alerts from iLO regardless of the state of the host server.
•
Access advanced troubleshooting features through the iLO interface.
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For more information about iLO features (which may require an iLO Advanced Pack or iLO Advanced for
BladeSystem license), see the iLO documentation on the Documentation CD or on the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/go/ilo).
Erase Utility
CAUTION: Perform a backup before running the System Erase Utility. The utility sets the system
to its original factory state, deletes the current hardware configuration information, including
array setup and disk partitioning, and erases all connected hard drives completely. Refer to the
instructions for using this utility.
Run the Erase Utility if you must erase the system for the following reasons:
•
You want to install a new operating system on a server with an existing operating system.
•
You encounter an error when completing the steps of a factory-installed operating system installation.
To access the Erase Utility, use the System Erase button on the home screen of the SmartStart CD ("SmartStart
software" on page 65).
USB support
HP provides both standard USB 2.0 support and legacy USB 2.0 support. Standard support is provided by
the OS through the appropriate USB device drivers. Before the OS loads, HP provides support for USB
devices through legacy USB support, which is enabled by default in the system ROM.
Legacy USB support provides USB functionality in environments where USB support is not available normally.
Specifically, HP provides legacy USB functionality for the following:
•
POST
•
RBSU
•
Diagnostics
•
DOS
•
Operating environments which do not provide native USB support
Diagnostic tools
HP Insight Diagnostics
HP Insight Diagnostics is a proactive server management tool, available in both offline and online versions,
that provides diagnostics and troubleshooting capabilities to assist IT administrators who verify server
installations, troubleshoot problems, and perform repair validation.
HP Insight Diagnostics Offline Edition performs various in-depth system and component testing while the OS
is not running. To run this utility, launch the SmartStart CD.
HP Insight Diagnostics Online Edition is a web-based application that captures system configuration and
other related data needed for effective server management. Available in Microsoft® Windows® and Linux
versions, the utility helps to ensure proper system operation.
For more information or to download the utility, refer to the HP website (http://www.hp.com/servers/diags).
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HP Insight Diagnostics survey functionality
HP Insight Diagnostics (on page 70) provides survey functionality that gathers critical hardware and software
information on ProLiant servers.
This functionality supports operating systems that may not be supported by the server. For operating systems
supported by the server, see the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/supportos).
If a significant change occurs between data-gathering intervals, the survey function marks the previous
information and overwrites the survey data files to reflect the latest changes in the configuration.
Survey functionality is installed with every SmartStart-assisted HP Insight Diagnostics installation, or it can be
installed through the HP PSP ("ProLiant Support Packs" on page 73).
NOTE: The current version of SmartStart provides the memory spare part numbers for the server.
To download the latest version, see the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support).
Integrated Management Log
The IML records hundreds of events and stores them in an easy-to-view form. The IML timestamps each event
with 1-minute granularity.
You can view recorded events in the IML in several ways, including the following:
•
From within HP SIM
•
From within Survey Utility
•
From within operating system-specific IML viewers
o
For NetWare: IML Viewer (does not apply to HP ProLiant DL980 Servers)
o
For Windows®: IML Viewer
o
For Linux: IML Viewer Application
•
From within the iLO user interface
•
From within HP Insight Diagnostics (on page 70)
For more information, see the Management CD or DVD in the HP Insight Foundation suite for ProLiant.
Remote support and analysis tools
HP Insight Remote Support software
HP strongly recommends that you install HP Insight Remote Support software to complete the installation or
upgrade of your product and to enable enhanced delivery of your HP Warranty, HP Care Pack Service, or
HP contractual support agreement. HP Insight Remote Support supplements your monitoring 24 x 7 to ensure
maximum system availability by providing intelligent event diagnosis, and automatic, secure submission of
hardware event notifications to HP, which will initiate a fast and accurate resolution, based on your product’s
service level. Notifications may be sent to your authorized HP Channel Partner for on-site service, if
configured and available in your country. The software is available in two variants:
•
HP Insight Remote Support Standard: This software supports server and storage devices and is
optimized for environments with 1–50 servers. Ideal for customers who can benefit from proactive
notification but do not need proactive service delivery and integration with a management platform.
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•
HP Insight Remote Support Advanced: This software provides comprehensive remote monitoring and
proactive service support for nearly all HP servers, storage, network, and SAN environments, plus
selected non-HP servers that have a support obligation with HP. It is integrated with HP Systems Insight
Manager. A dedicated server is recommended to host both HP Systems Insight Manager and HP Insight
Remote Support Advanced.
Details for both versions are available on the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/insightremotesupport).
To download the software, go to Software Depot (http://www.software.hp.com).
Select Insight Remote Support from the menu on the right.
Keeping the system current
Drivers
IMPORTANT: Always perform a backup before installing or updating device drivers.
The server includes new hardware that may not have driver support on all OS installation media.
If you are installing a SmartStart-supported OS, use the SmartStart software (on page 65) and its Assisted
Path feature to install the OS and latest driver support.
If you are installing drivers from the SmartStart CD, be sure that you are using the latest SmartStart version
that your server supports. To verify that your server is using the latest supported version, see the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/support). For more information, see the documentation provided with the SmartStart
CD.
If you do not use the SmartStart CD to install an OS, drivers for some of the new hardware are required.
These drivers, as well as other option drivers, ROM images, and value-add software can be downloaded
from the HP website (http://www.hp.com/support).
To directly locate the OS drivers for a particular server, enter the following web address into the browser:
http://www.hp.com/support/<servername>
In place of <servername>, enter the server name.
For example:
http://www.hp.com/support/dl360g6 (http://www.hp.com/support/dl360g6)
Version control
The VCRM and VCA are Web-enabled Insight Management Agents tools that HP SIM uses to facilitate and
schedule software update tasks to the entire enterprise.
•
VCRM manages the repository for Windows and Linux PSPs as well as online firmware. Administrators
can browse a graphical view of the PSPs or configure VCRM to automatically update the repository with
Internet downloads of the latest software from HP.
•
VCA compares installed software versions and available updates. Administrators can configure VCA to
point to a repository managed by VCRM.
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For more information about version control tools, see the HP Systems Insight Manager Help Guide and the
Version Control User Guide on the HP Systems Insight Manager website (http://www.hp.com/go/hpsim).
ProLiant Support Packs
PSPs represent operating system-specific bundles of ProLiant optimized drivers, utilities, and management
agents. Refer to the PSP website (http://h18000.www1.hp.com/products/servers/management/psp.html).
Operating System Version Support
For information about specific versions of a supported operating system, refer to the operating system
support matrix (http://www.hp.com/go/supportos).
Firmware
The Smart Update Firmware DVD is an organized firmware collection for ProLiant servers and options
powered by HP Smart Update Manager (on page 73). The Smart Update Firmware DVD combines the
following resources on a single DVD:
•
Firmware Maintenance CD
•
HP BladeSystem Firmware Deployment Tool (FDT)
•
The HP BladeSystem online firmware bundles
•
The ProLiant BladeSystem Release Sets
•
Offline, automatic mode for HP ProLiant BL, DL, ML, and 100 Series servers
•
Firmware deployment support for HP ProLiant 100 Series servers
HP Smart Update Manager
The HP Smart Update Manager provides intelligent and flexible firmware and software deployment. This
technology assists in reducing the complexity of provisioning and updating HP ProLiant Servers, options, and
Blades within the data center. HP SUM is delivered on the Smart Update Firmware DVD, ProLiant Support
Packs, and Easy Set-up CDs.
HP SUM enables system administrators to upgrade ROM images efficiently across a wide range of servers
and options. This tool has the following features:
•
Enables GUI and a command-line, scriptable interface
•
Enables scriptable, command-line deployment
•
Requires no agent for remote installations
•
Enables dependency checking, which ensures appropriate install order and dependency checking
between components
•
Deploys software and firmware on Windows and Linux operating systems
•
Performs local or remote (one-to-many) online deployment
•
Deploys firmware and software together
•
Supports offline and online deployment
•
Deploys necessary component updates only
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•
Downloads the latest components from Web
•
Enables direct update of BMC firmware (iLO and LO100i)
For more information about HP SUM and to access the HP Smart Update Manager User Guide, see the HP
website (http://www.hp.com/go/hpsum/documentation).
Change control and proactive notification
HP offers Change Control and Proactive Notification to notify customers 30 to 60 days in advance of
upcoming hardware and software changes on HP commercial products.
For more information, refer to the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/pcn).
Care Pack
HP Care Pack Services offer upgraded service levels to extend and expand bundled services with
easy-to-buy, easy-to-use support packages that help you make the most of your server investments. For more
information, see the HP website (http://www.hp.com/services/carepack).
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Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting resources
The HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting Guide provides procedures for resolving common problems and
comprehensive courses of action for fault isolation and identification, error message interpretation, issue
resolution, and software maintenance on ProLiant servers and server blades. This guide includes
problem-specific flowcharts to help you navigate complex troubleshooting processes. To view the guide,
select a language:
•
English (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_en)
•
French (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_fr)
•
Italian (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_it)
•
Spanish (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_sp)
•
German (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_gr)
•
Dutch (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_nl)
•
Japanese (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiant_TSG_jp)
Pre-diagnostic steps
WARNING: To avoid potential problems, ALWAYS read the warnings and cautionary
information in the server documentation before removing, replacing, reseating, or modifying
system components.
IMPORTANT: This guide provides information for multiple servers. Some information may not
apply to the server you are troubleshooting. Refer to the server documentation for information on
procedures, hardware options, software tools, and operating systems supported by the server.
1.
Review the important safety information (on page 75).
2.
Gather symptom information (on page 77).
3.
Prepare the server for diagnosis (on page 77).
4.
Use the Start diagnosis flowchart (on page 80) to begin the diagnostic process.
Important safety information
Familiarize yourself with the safety information in the following sections before troubleshooting the server.
Important safety information
Before servicing this product, read the Important Safety Information document provided with the server.
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Symbols on equipment
The following symbols may be placed on equipment to indicate the presence of potentially hazardous
conditions.
This symbol indicates the presence of hazardous energy circuits or electric shock
hazards. Refer all servicing to qualified personnel.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury from electric shock hazards, do not open this
enclosure. Refer all maintenance, upgrades, and servicing to qualified personnel.
This symbol indicates the presence of electric shock hazards. The area contains no user
or field serviceable parts. Do not open for any reason.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury from electric shock hazards, do not open this
enclosure.
This symbol on an RJ-45 receptacle indicates a network interface connection.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of electric shock, fire, or damage to the equipment, do
not plug telephone or telecommunications connectors into this receptacle.
This symbol indicates the presence of a hot surface or hot component. If this surface is
contacted, the potential for injury exists.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury from a hot component, allow the surface to cool
before touching.
27.2 kg
60.0 lb
This symbol indicates that the component exceeds the recommended weight for one
individual to handle safely.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to the equipment, observe
local occupational health and safety requirements and guidelines for manual material
handling.
These symbols, on power supplies or systems, indicate that the equipment is supplied
by multiple sources of power.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of injury from electric shock, remove all power cords to
completely disconnect power from the system.
Warnings and cautions
WARNING: Only authorized technicians trained by HP should attempt to repair this equipment.
All troubleshooting and repair procedures are detailed to allow only subassembly/module-level
repair. Because of the complexity of the individual boards and subassemblies, no one should
attempt to make repairs at the component level or to make modifications to any printed wiring
board. Improper repairs can create a safety hazard.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to the equipment, be sure that:
•
•
•
•
•
The leveling feet are extended to the floor.
The full weight of the rack rests on the leveling feet.
The stabilizing feet are attached to the rack if it is a single-rack installation.
The racks are coupled together in multiple-rack installations.
Only one component is extended at a time. A rack may become unstable if more than one
component is extended for any reason.
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WARNING: To reduce the risk of electric shock or damage to the equipment:
• Do not disable the power cord grounding plug. The grounding plug is an important safety
feature.
• Plug the power cord into a grounded (earthed) electrical outlet that is easily accessible at all
times.
• Unplug the power cord from the power supply to disconnect power to the equipment.
• Do not route the power cord where it can be walked on or pinched by items placed against it.
Pay particular attention to the plug, electrical outlet, and the point where the cord extends from
the server.
WARNING: To reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to the equipment:
27.2 kg
60.0 lb
• Observe local occupation health and safety requirements and guidelines for manual
handling.
• Obtain adequate assistance to lift and stabilize the chassis during installation or
removal.
• The server is unstable when not fastened to the rails.
• When mounting the server in a rack, remove the power supplies and any other
removable module to reduce the overall weight of the product.
CAUTION: To properly ventilate the system, you must provide at least 7.6 cm (3.0 in) of
clearance at the front and back of the server.
CAUTION: The server is designed to be electrically grounded (earthed). To ensure proper
operation, plug the AC power cord into a properly grounded AC outlet only.
Symptom information
Before troubleshooting a server problem, collect the following information:
•
What events preceded the failure? After which steps does the problem occur?
•
What has been changed since the time the server was working?
•
Did you recently add or remove hardware or software? If so, did you remember to change the
appropriate settings in the server setup utility, if necessary?
•
How long has the server exhibited problem symptoms?
•
If the problem occurs randomly, what is the duration or frequency?
To answer these questions, the following information may be useful:
•
Run HP Insight Diagnostics (on page 70) and use the survey page to view the current configuration or
to compare it to previous configurations.
•
Refer to your hardware and software records for information.
•
Refer to server LEDs and their statuses.
Prepare the server for diagnosis
1.
Be sure the server is in the proper operating environment with adequate power, air conditioning, and
humidity control. For required environmental conditions, see the server documentation.
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2.
Record any error messages displayed by the system.
3.
Remove all diskettes, CD-ROMs, DVD-ROMs, and USB drive keys.
4.
Power down the server and peripheral devices if you will be diagnosing the server offline. If possible,
always perform an orderly shutdown:
a. Exit any applications.
b. Exit the operating system.
c.
Power down the server (on page 18).
5.
Disconnect any peripheral devices not required for testing (any devices not necessary to power up the
server). Do not disconnect the printer if you want to use it to print error messages.
6.
Collect all tools and utilities, such as a Torx screwdriver, loopback adapters, ESD wrist strap, and
software utilities, necessary to troubleshoot the problem.
o
You must have the appropriate Health Drivers and Management Agents installed on the server.
To verify the server configuration, connect to the System Management Homepage
(http://h18013.www1.hp.com/products/servers/management/agents/index.html ) and select
Version Control Agent. The VCA gives you a list of names and versions of all installed HP drivers,
Management Agents, and utilities, and whether they are up-to-date.
o
HP recommends you have access to the server documentation for server-specific information.
o
HP recommends you have access to the SmartStart CD for value-added software and drivers
required during the troubleshooting process. Download the current version of SmartStart from the
HP website (http://www.hp.com/servers/smartstart).
Performing processor procedures in the troubleshooting process
Before performing any troubleshooting steps that involve processors, review the following guidelines:
•
Be sure that only authorized personnel perform the troubleshooting steps that involve installing,
removing, or replacing a processor.
•
Always locate the documentation for your processor model before performing any steps that require
installing, removing, or replacing a processor. If you cannot locate the hard copy of the instructions that
shipped with the processor, see the processor instructions in this document.
•
Some processor models require the use of a processor installation tool, and specific steps are
documented to ensure that you do not damage the processor or processor socket on the system board.
For server models that have pins inside the processor socket, remember that THE PINS ON THE SYSTEM
BOARD ARE VERY FRAGILE AND EASILY DAMAGED. If you damage the socket, you must replace the
system board.
•
Depending on the server model, the contacts may be on the processor or they may be inside the
processor socket. Never touch the contacts. THE PINS ON THE SYSTEM BOARD ARE VERY FRAGILE AND
EASILY DAMAGED. If the contacts inside the processor socket are damaged, the system board must be
replaced.
•
Always complete all other troubleshooting procedures before removing or replacing a processor.
Breaking the server down to the minimum hardware configuration
During the troubleshooting process, you may be asked to break the server down to the minimum hardware
configuration. A minimum configuration consists of only the components needed to boot the server and
successfully pass POST.
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When requested to break the server down to the minimum configuration, uninstall the following components,
if installed:
•
All additional DIMMs
Leave only the minimum required to boot the server—either one DIMM or a pair of DIMMs. For more
information, see the memory guidelines in the server user guide.
•
All additional cooling fans, if applicable
For the minimum fan configuration, see the server user guide.
•
All additional power supplies, if applicable (leave one installed)
•
All hard drives
•
All optical drives (DVD-ROM, CD-ROM, and so forth)
•
All optional mezzanine cards
•
All expansion boards
Before removing the components, be sure to determine the minimum configuration for each component and
follow all guidelines in the server user guide.
Always use the recommended minimum configuration above before removing any processors. If you are
unable to isolate the issue with the configuration above, you will then remove all but one of the processors.
CAUTION: Before removing or replacing any processors, be sure to follow the guidelines
provided in "Performing processor procedures in the troubleshooting process (on page 78)."
Failure to follow the recommended guidelines can cause damage to the system board, requiring
replacement of the system board.
Loose connections
Action:
•
Be sure all power cords are securely connected.
•
Be sure all cables are properly aligned and securely connected for all external and internal
components.
•
Remove and check all data and power cables for damage. Be sure no cables have bent pins or
damaged connectors.
•
If a fixed cable tray is available for the server, be sure the cords and cables connected to the server are
routed correctly through the tray.
•
Be sure each device is properly seated. Avoid bending or flexing circuit boards when reseating
components.
•
If a device has latches, be sure they are completely closed and locked.
•
Check any interlock or interconnect LEDs that may indicate a component is not connected properly.
•
If problems continue to occur, remove and reinstall each device, checking the connectors and sockets
for bent pins or other damage.
•
For HP ProLiant BL c-Class Server Blades, be sure the OA tray is seated properly.
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Service notifications
To view the latest service notifications, refer to the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/bizsupport). Select
the appropriate server model, and then click the Troubleshoot a Problem link on the product page.
Server health LEDs
Some servers have an internal health LED and an external health LED, while other servers have a single
system health LED. The system health LED provides the same functionality as the two separate internal and
external health LEDs. Depending on the model, the internal health LED and external health LED may either
appear solid or they may flash. Both conditions represent the same symptom.
For the location of server LEDs and information on their statuses, see the server documentation on the HP
website (http://www.hp.com/support).
Troubleshooting flowcharts
To effectively troubleshoot a problem, HP recommends that you start with the first flowchart in this section,
"Start diagnosis flowchart (on page 80)," and follow the appropriate diagnostic path. If the other flowcharts
do not provide a troubleshooting solution, follow the diagnostic steps in "General diagnosis flowchart (on
page 81)." The General diagnosis flowchart is a generic troubleshooting process to be used when the
problem is not server-specific or is not easily categorized into the other flowcharts.
The available flowcharts include:
•
Start diagnosis flowchart (on page 80)
•
General diagnosis flowchart (on page 81)
•
Server power-on problems flowchart (on page 83)
•
POST problems flowchart (on page 86)
•
OS boot problems flowchart (on page 88)
•
Server fault indications flowchart (on page 89)
Start diagnosis flowchart
Use the following flowchart to start the diagnostic process.
Item
See
1
"General diagnosis flowchart (on page 81)"
2
"Power-on problems flowchart ("Server power-on problems flowchart" on
page 83)"
3
"POST problems flowchart (on page 86)"
4
"OS boot problems flowchart (on page 88)"
5
"Server fault indications flowchart (on page 89)"
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General diagnosis flowchart
The General diagnosis flowchart provides a generic approach to troubleshooting. If you are unsure of the
problem, or if the other flowcharts do not fix the problem, use the following flowchart.
Item
See
1
"Symptom information (on page 77)"
2
"Loose connections (on page 79)"
3
"Service notifications (on page 80)"
4
The most recent version of a particular server or option firmware is
available on the HP Support website (http://www.hp.com/support).
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Item
See
5
"General memory problems are occurring" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
6
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation CD
or the HP website (http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
7
•
•
"Hardware problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation
CD or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
8
"Breaking the server down to the minimum hardware configuration (on
page 78)" or in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting Guide located on
the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
9
•
•
10
"Server information you need" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
"Operating system information you need" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
"HP contact information (on page 98)"
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Server power-on problems flowchart
Symptoms:
•
The server does not power on.
•
The system power LED is off or amber.
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•
The external health LED is red or amber.
•
The internal health LED is red or amber.
NOTE: For the location of server LEDs and information on their statuses, refer to the server
documentation.
Possible causes:
•
Improperly seated or faulty power supply
•
Loose or faulty power cord
•
Power source problem
•
Power on circuit problem
•
Improperly seated component or interlock problem
•
Faulty internal component
Item
See
1
"Server health LEDs (on page 80)" and "Component identification (on
page 6)"
2
"HP Insight Diagnostics (on page 70)" or in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
3
"Loose connections (on page 79)"
4
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation CD,
or the HP website (http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
5
"Integrated Management Log (on page 71)" or in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
6
"Power source problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting Guide
located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting resources (on
page 75)"
7
•
•
8
"Power supply problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation
CD, or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
"System open circuits and short circuits" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
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POST problems flowchart
Symptoms:
•
Server does not complete POST
NOTE: The server has completed POST when the system attempts to access the boot device.
•
Server completes POST with errors
Possible problems:
•
Improperly seated or faulty internal component
•
Faulty KVM device
•
Faulty video device
Item
See
1
"Video problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting Guide
located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting resources (on
page 75)"
2
KVM or iLO documentation
3
"POST error messages and beep codes (on page 91)"
4
"Symptom information (on page 77)"
5
"Port 85 and iLO messages" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting resources
(on page 75)"
6
"Server health LEDs (on page 80)" and "Component identification (on
page 6)"
7
"Loose connections (on page 79)"
8
"General memory problems are occurring" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
9
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation CD
or the HP website (http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms).
10
"Breaking the server down to the minimum hardware configuration (on
page 78)" or in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting Guide located on
the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
11
•
•
12
"Hardware problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation
CD or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
"HP contact information (on page 98)"
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Item
See
13
•
•
"Server information you need" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
"Operating system information you need" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
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OS boot problems flowchart
Symptoms:
•
Server does not boot a previously installed operating system
•
Server does not boot SmartStart
Possible causes:
•
Corrupted operating system
•
Hard drive subsystem problem
•
Incorrect boot order setting in RBSU
Item
See
1
HP ROM-Based Setup Utility User Guide
(http://www.hp.com/servers/smartstart)
2
"POST problems flowchart (on page 86)"
3
•
•
"Hard drive problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
Controller documentation
4
"HP Insight Diagnostics (on page 70)" or in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
5
•
•
•
"CD-ROM and DVD drive problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
Controller documentation
"Loose connections (on page 79)"
6
"General memory problems are occurring" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
7
•
•
"Operating system problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
"HP contact information (on page 98)"
8
"Breaking the server down to the minimum hardware configuration (on
page 78)" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting Guide located on the
Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
9
•
•
10
"Hardware problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation
CD or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
"General diagnosis flowchart (on page 81)"
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Server fault indications flowchart
Symptoms:
•
Server boots, but a fault event is reported by Insight Management Agents
•
Server boots, but the internal health LED, external health LED, or component health LED is red or amber
NOTE: For the location of server LEDs and information on their statuses, refer to the server
documentation.
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Possible causes:
•
Improperly seated or faulty internal or external component
•
Unsupported component installed
•
Redundancy failure
•
System overtemperature condition
Item
See
1
•
•
"Integrated Management Log (on page 71)" or in the HP ProLiant
Servers Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or
see "Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
"Event list error messages" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
2
"Component identification (on page 6)"
3
"Server health LEDs (on page 80)"
4
System Management Homepage (https://localhost:2381)
5
"Power-on problems flowchart ("Server power-on problems flowchart" on
page 83)"
6
"HP Insight Diagnostics (on page 70)" or in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
7
•
•
8
•
•
•
"Hardware problems" in the HP ProLiant Servers Troubleshooting
Guide located on the Documentation CD or see "Troubleshooting
resources (on page 75)"
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation
CD or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
"Smart Array SCSI Diagnosis feature" or in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or see
"Troubleshooting resources (on page 75)"
Server maintenance and service guide, located on the Documentation
CD or the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/products/servers/platforms)
"HP contact information (on page 98)"
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POST error messages and beep codes
For a complete listing of error messages, refer to the "POST error messages" in the HP ProLiant Servers
Troubleshooting Guide located on the Documentation CD or on the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/support).
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WARNING: To avoid potential problems, ALWAYS read the warnings and cautionary
information in the server documentation before removing, replacing, reseating, or modifying
system components.
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Battery replacement
If the server no longer automatically displays the correct date and time, you might have to replace the battery
that provides power to the real-time clock.
WARNING: The computer contains an internal lithium manganese dioxide, a vanadium
pentoxide, or an alkaline battery pack. A risk of fire and burns exists if the battery pack is not
properly handled. To reduce the risk of personal injury:
•
•
•
•
Do not attempt to recharge the battery.
Do not expose the battery to temperatures higher than 60°C (140°F).
Do not disassemble, crush, puncture, short external contacts, or dispose of in fire or water.
Replace only with the spare designated for this product.
1.
Power down the server (on page 18).
2.
Remove the access panel (on page 20).
3.
Remove the battery.
To replace the component, reverse the removal procedure.
For more information about battery replacement or proper disposal, contact an authorized reseller or an
authorized service provider.
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Regulatory information
Safety and regulatory compliance
For safety, environmental, and regulatory information, see Safety and Compliance Information for Server,
Storage, Power, Networking, and Rack Products, available at the HP website
(http://www.hp.com/support/Safety-Compliance-EnterpriseProducts).
Turkey RoHS material content declaration
Ukraine RoHS material content declaration
Warranty information
HP ProLiant and X86 Servers and Options (http://www.hp.com/support/ProLiantServers-Warranties)
HP Enterprise Servers (http://www.hp.com/support/EnterpriseServers-Warranties)
HP Storage Products (http://www.hp.com/support/Storage-Warranties)
HP Networking Products (http://www.hp.com/support/Networking-Warranties)
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Electrostatic discharge
Preventing electrostatic discharge
To prevent damaging the system, be aware of the precautions you need to follow when setting up the system
or handling parts. A discharge of static electricity from a finger or other conductor may damage system
boards or other static-sensitive devices. This type of damage may reduce the life expectancy of the device.
To prevent electrostatic damage:
•
Avoid hand contact by transporting and storing products in static-safe containers.
•
Keep electrostatic-sensitive parts in their containers until they arrive at static-free workstations.
•
Place parts on a grounded surface before removing them from their containers.
•
Avoid touching pins, leads, or circuitry.
•
Always be properly grounded when touching a static-sensitive component or assembly.
Grounding methods to prevent electrostatic discharge
Several methods are used for grounding. Use one or more of the following methods when handling or
installing electrostatic-sensitive parts:
•
Use a wrist strap connected by a ground cord to a grounded workstation or computer chassis. Wrist
straps are flexible straps with a minimum of 1 megohm ±10 percent resistance in the ground cords. To
provide proper ground, wear the strap snug against the skin.
•
Use heel straps, toe straps, or boot straps at standing workstations. Wear the straps on both feet when
standing on conductive floors or dissipating floor mats.
•
Use conductive field service tools.
•
Use a portable field service kit with a folding static-dissipating work mat.
If you do not have any of the suggested equipment for proper grounding, have an authorized reseller install
the part.
For more information on static electricity or assistance with product installation, contact an authorized
reseller.
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Specifications
Environmental specifications
Specification
Value
Temperature range*
Operating
10°C to 35°C (50°F to 95°F)
Shipping
-30°C to 50°C (-22°F to 122°F)
Storage
-30°C to 60°C (-22°F to 140°F)
Maximum wet bulb
temperature
28°C (82.4°F)
Relative humidity
(noncondensing)**
Operating
10% to 90%
Non-operating
5% to 95%
* All temperature ratings shown are for sea level. An altitude derating of 1°C per 300 m (1.8°F per 1,000 ft) to 3048
m (10,000 ft) is applicable. No direct sunlight allowed.
** Storage maximum humidity of 95% is based on a maximum temperature of 45°C (113°F). Altitude maximum for
storage corresponds to a pressure minimum of 70 KPa.
Mechanical specifications
Specification
Value
Dimensions
36.74 cm (14.46 in)
Height
Depth
47.3 cm (18.60 in)
Width
17.48 cm (6.882 in)
Weight (maximum)
14.68 kg (32.30 lb)
Power supply specifications
Depending on installed options, the server is configured with one of the following power supplies:
•
HP ProLiant 460W Power Supply
NOTE: If two 460 W power supplies are installed, one serves as the redundant power supply.
Specification
Value
Input requirements
Rated input voltage
100 to 120 VAC, 200 to
240 VAC
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Rated input frequency
50 Hz to 60 Hz
Rated input current
5.5 A at 100 VAC
2.6 A at 200 VAC
Rated input power
526 W at 100V AC input
505 W at 200V AC input
BTUs per hour
1794 at 100V AC input
1725 at 200V AC input
Power supply output
Rated steady-state power
460 W at 100V to 120V AC input
460 W at 200V to 240V AC input
Maximum peak power
460 W at 100V to 120V AC input
460 W at 200V to 240V AC input
•
ATX 350W Power Supply
Specification
Value
Input requirements
Rated input voltage
100V to 240V
Rated input frequency
50Hz to 60Hz
Rated input current
6A at 100VAC
3A at 200VAC
Efficiency
No less than 70% at 100% load
No less than 70% at 50% load
No less than 70% at 20% load
Power supply output
Rated output power
350W
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Support and other resources
Before you contact HP
Be sure to have the following information available before you call HP:
•
Active Health System log (HP ProLiant Gen8 or later products)
Download and have available an Active Health System log for 3 days before the failure was detected.
For more information, see the HP iLO 4 User Guide or HP Intelligent Provisioning User Guide on the HP
website (http://www.hp.com/go/ilo/docs).
•
Onboard Administrator SHOW ALL report (for HP BladeSystem products only)
For more information on obtaining the Onboard Administrator SHOW ALL report, see the HP website
(http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&objectID=c
02843807).
•
Technical support registration number (if applicable)
•
Product serial number
•
Product model name and number
•
Product identification number
•
Applicable error messages
•
Add-on boards or hardware
•
Third-party hardware or software
•
Operating system type and revision level
HP contact information
For United States and worldwide contact information, see the Contact HP website
(http://www.hp.com/go/assistance).
In the United States:
•
To contact HP by phone, call 1-800-334-5144. For continuous quality improvement, calls may be
recorded or monitored.
•
If you have purchased a Care Pack (service upgrade), see the Support & Drivers website
(http://www8.hp.com/us/en/support-drivers.html). If the problem cannot be resolved at the website,
call 1-800-633-3600. For more information about Care Packs, see the HP website
(http://pro-aq-sama.houston.hp.com/services/cache/10950-0-0-225-121.html).
Customer Self Repair
HP products are designed with many Customer Self Repair (CSR) parts to minimize repair time and allow for
greater flexibility in performing defective parts replacement. If during the diagnosis period HP (or HP service
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providers or service partners) identifies that the repair can be accomplished by the use of a CSR part, HP will
ship that part directly to you for replacement. There are two categories of CSR parts:
•
Mandatory—Parts for which customer self repair is mandatory. If you request HP to replace these parts,
you will be charged for the travel and labor costs of this service.
•
Optional—Parts for which customer self repair is optional. These parts are also designed for customer
self repair. If, however, you require that HP replace them for you, there may or may not be additional
charges, depending on the type of warranty service designated for your product.
NOTE: Some HP parts are not designed for customer self repair. In order to satisfy the customer warranty,
HP requires that an authorized service provider replace the part. These parts are identified as "No" in the
Illustrated Parts Catalog.
Based on availability and where geography permits, CSR parts will be shipped for next business day
delivery. Same day or four-hour delivery may be offered at an additional charge where geography permits.
If assistance is required, you can call the HP Technical Support Center and a technician will help you over the
telephone. HP specifies in the materials shipped with a replacement CSR part whether a defective part must
be returned to HP. In cases where it is required to return the defective part to HP, you must ship the defective
part back to HP within a defined period of time, normally five (5) business days. The defective part must be
returned with the associated documentation in the provided shipping material. Failure to return the defective
part may result in HP billing you for the replacement. With a customer self repair, HP will pay all shipping
and part return costs and determine the courier/carrier to be used.
For more information about HP's Customer Self Repair program, contact your local service provider. For the
North American program, refer to the HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
Réparation par le client (CSR)
Les produits HP comportent de nombreuses pièces CSR (Customer Self Repair = réparation par le client) afin
de minimiser les délais de réparation et faciliter le remplacement des pièces défectueuses. Si pendant la
période de diagnostic, HP (ou ses partenaires ou mainteneurs agréés) détermine que la réparation peut être
effectuée à l'aide d'une pièce CSR, HP vous l'envoie directement. Il existe deux catégories de pièces CSR:
Obligatoire - Pièces pour lesquelles la réparation par le client est obligatoire. Si vous demandez à HP de
remplacer ces pièces, les coûts de déplacement et main d'œuvre du service vous seront facturés.
Facultatif - Pièces pour lesquelles la réparation par le client est facultative. Ces pièces sont également
conçues pour permettre au client d'effectuer lui-même la réparation. Toutefois, si vous demandez à HP de
remplacer ces pièces, l'intervention peut ou non vous être facturée, selon le type de garantie applicable à
votre produit.
REMARQUE: Certaines pièces HP ne sont pas conçues pour permettre au client d'effectuer lui-même la
réparation. Pour que la garantie puisse s'appliquer, HP exige que le remplacement de la pièce soit effectué
par un Mainteneur Agréé. Ces pièces sont identifiées par la mention "Non" dans le Catalogue illustré.
Les pièces CSR sont livrées le jour ouvré suivant, dans la limite des stocks disponibles et selon votre situation
géographique. Si votre situation géographique le permet et que vous demandez une livraison le jour même
ou dans les 4 heures, celle-ci vous sera facturée. Pour bénéficier d'une assistance téléphonique, appelez le
Centre d'assistance technique HP. Dans les documents envoyés avec la pièce de rechange CSR, HP précise
s'il est nécessaire de lui retourner la pièce défectueuse. Si c'est le cas, vous devez le faire dans le délai
indiqué, généralement cinq (5) jours ouvrés. La pièce et sa documentation doivent être retournées dans
l'emballage fourni. Si vous ne retournez pas la pièce défectueuse, HP se réserve le droit de vous facturer les
coûts de remplacement. Dans le cas d'une pièce CSR, HP supporte l'ensemble des frais d'expédition et de
retour, et détermine la société de courses ou le transporteur à utiliser.
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Pour plus d'informations sur le programme CSR de HP, contactez votre Mainteneur Agrée local. Pour plus
d'informations sur ce programme en Amérique du Nord, consultez le site Web HP
(http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
Riparazione da parte del cliente
Per abbreviare i tempi di riparazione e garantire una maggiore flessibilità nella sostituzione di parti
difettose, i prodotti HP sono realizzati con numerosi componenti che possono essere riparati direttamente
dal cliente (CSR, Customer Self Repair). Se in fase di diagnostica HP (o un centro di servizi o di assistenza
HP) identifica il guasto come riparabile mediante un ricambio CSR, HP lo spedirà direttamente al cliente per
la sostituzione. Vi sono due categorie di parti CSR:
Obbligatorie – Parti che devono essere necessariamente riparate dal cliente. Se il cliente ne affida la
riparazione ad HP, deve sostenere le spese di spedizione e di manodopera per il servizio.
Opzionali – Parti la cui riparazione da parte del cliente è facoltativa. Si tratta comunque di componenti
progettati per questo scopo. Se tuttavia il cliente ne richiede la sostituzione ad HP, potrebbe dover sostenere
spese addizionali a seconda del tipo di garanzia previsto per il prodotto.
NOTA: alcuni componenti HP non sono progettati per la riparazione da parte del cliente. Per rispettare la
garanzia, HP richiede che queste parti siano sostituite da un centro di assistenza autorizzato. Tali parti sono
identificate da un "No" nel Catalogo illustrato dei componenti.
In base alla disponibilità e alla località geografica, le parti CSR vengono spedite con consegna entro il
giorno lavorativo seguente. La consegna nel giorno stesso o entro quattro ore è offerta con un supplemento
di costo solo in alcune zone. In caso di necessità si può richiedere l'assistenza telefonica di un addetto del
centro di supporto tecnico HP. Nel materiale fornito con una parte di ricambio CSR, HP specifica se il cliente
deve restituire dei componenti. Qualora sia richiesta la resa ad HP del componente difettoso, lo si deve
spedire ad HP entro un determinato periodo di tempo, generalmente cinque (5) giorni lavorativi. Il
componente difettoso deve essere restituito con la documentazione associata nell'imballo di spedizione
fornito. La mancata restituzione del componente può comportare la fatturazione del ricambio da parte di HP.
Nel caso di riparazione da parte del cliente, HP sostiene tutte le spese di spedizione e resa e sceglie il
corriere/vettore da utilizzare.
Per ulteriori informazioni sul programma CSR di HP contattare il centro di assistenza di zona. Per il
programma in Nord America fare riferimento al sito Web HP (http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
Customer Self Repair
HP Produkte enthalten viele CSR-Teile (Customer Self Repair), um Reparaturzeiten zu minimieren und höhere
Flexibilität beim Austausch defekter Bauteile zu ermöglichen. Wenn HP (oder ein HP Servicepartner) bei der
Diagnose feststellt, dass das Produkt mithilfe eines CSR-Teils repariert werden kann, sendet Ihnen HP dieses
Bauteil zum Austausch direkt zu. CSR-Teile werden in zwei Kategorien unterteilt:
Zwingend – Teile, für die das Customer Self Repair-Verfahren zwingend vorgegeben ist. Wenn Sie den
Austausch dieser Teile von HP vornehmen lassen, werden Ihnen die Anfahrt- und Arbeitskosten für diesen
Service berechnet.
Optional – Teile, für die das Customer Self Repair-Verfahren optional ist. Diese Teile sind auch für Customer
Self Repair ausgelegt. Wenn Sie jedoch den Austausch dieser Teile von HP vornehmen lassen möchten,
können bei diesem Service je nach den für Ihr Produkt vorgesehenen Garantiebedingungen zusätzliche
Kosten anfallen.
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HINWEIS: Einige Teile sind nicht für Customer Self Repair ausgelegt. Um den Garantieanspruch des
Kunden zu erfüllen, muss das Teil von einem HP Servicepartner ersetzt werden. Im illustrierten Teilekatalog
sind diese Teile mit „No“ bzw. „Nein“ gekennzeichnet.
CSR-Teile werden abhängig von der Verfügbarkeit und vom Lieferziel am folgenden Geschäftstag geliefert.
Für bestimmte Standorte ist eine Lieferung am selben Tag oder innerhalb von vier Stunden gegen einen
Aufpreis verfügbar. Wenn Sie Hilfe benötigen, können Sie das HP technische Support Center anrufen und
sich von einem Mitarbeiter per Telefon helfen lassen. Den Materialien, die mit einem CSR-Ersatzteil geliefert
werden, können Sie entnehmen, ob das defekte Teil an HP zurückgeschickt werden muss. Wenn es
erforderlich ist, das defekte Teil an HP zurückzuschicken, müssen Sie dies innerhalb eines vorgegebenen
Zeitraums tun, in der Regel innerhalb von fünf (5) Geschäftstagen. Das defekte Teil muss mit der zugehörigen
Dokumentation in der Verpackung zurückgeschickt werden, die im Lieferumfang enthalten ist. Wenn Sie das
defekte Teil nicht zurückschicken, kann HP Ihnen das Ersatzteil in Rechnung stellen. Im Falle von Customer
Self Repair kommt HP für alle Kosten für die Lieferung und Rücksendung auf und bestimmt den
Kurier-/Frachtdienst.
Weitere Informationen über das HP Customer Self Repair Programm erhalten Sie von Ihrem Servicepartner
vor Ort. Informationen über das CSR-Programm in Nordamerika finden Sie auf der HP Website unter
(http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
Reparaciones del propio cliente
Los productos de HP incluyen muchos componentes que el propio usuario puede reemplazar (Customer Self
Repair, CSR) para minimizar el tiempo de reparación y ofrecer una mayor flexibilidad a la hora de realizar
sustituciones de componentes defectuosos. Si, durante la fase de diagnóstico, HP (o los proveedores o socios
de servicio de HP) identifica que una reparación puede llevarse a cabo mediante el uso de un componente
CSR, HP le enviará dicho componente directamente para que realice su sustitución. Los componentes CSR se
clasifican en dos categorías:
•
Obligatorio: componentes para los que la reparación por parte del usuario es obligatoria. Si solicita a
HP que realice la sustitución de estos componentes, tendrá que hacerse cargo de los gastos de
desplazamiento y de mano de obra de dicho servicio.
•
Opcional: componentes para los que la reparación por parte del usuario es opcional. Estos
componentes también están diseñados para que puedan ser reparados por el usuario. Sin embargo, si
precisa que HP realice su sustitución, puede o no conllevar costes adicionales, dependiendo del tipo de
servicio de garantía correspondiente al producto.
NOTA: Algunos componentes no están diseñados para que puedan ser reparados por el usuario. Para que
el usuario haga valer su garantía, HP pone como condición que un proveedor de servicios autorizado
realice la sustitución de estos componentes. Dichos componentes se identifican con la palabra "No" en el
catálogo ilustrado de componentes.
Según la disponibilidad y la situación geográfica, los componentes CSR se enviarán para que lleguen a su
destino al siguiente día laborable. Si la situación geográfica lo permite, se puede solicitar la entrega en el
mismo día o en cuatro horas con un coste adicional. Si precisa asistencia técnica, puede llamar al Centro de
asistencia técnica de HP y recibirá ayuda telefónica por parte de un técnico. Con el envío de materiales
para la sustitución de componentes CSR, HP especificará si los componentes defectuosos deberán
devolverse a HP. En aquellos casos en los que sea necesario devolver algún componente a HP, deberá
hacerlo en el periodo de tiempo especificado, normalmente cinco días laborables. Los componentes
defectuosos deberán devolverse con toda la documentación relacionada y con el embalaje de envío. Si no
enviara el componente defectuoso requerido, HP podrá cobrarle por el de sustitución. En el caso de todas
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sustituciones que lleve a cabo el cliente, HP se hará cargo de todos los gastos de envío y devolución de
componentes y escogerá la empresa de transporte que se utilice para dicho servicio.
Para obtener más información acerca del programa de Reparaciones del propio cliente de HP, póngase en
contacto con su proveedor de servicios local. Si está interesado en el programa para Norteamérica, visite
la página web de HP siguiente (http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
Customer Self Repair
Veel onderdelen in HP producten zijn door de klant zelf te repareren, waardoor de reparatieduur tot een
minimum beperkt kan blijven en de flexibiliteit in het vervangen van defecte onderdelen groter is. Deze
onderdelen worden CSR-onderdelen (Customer Self Repair) genoemd. Als HP (of een HP Service Partner) bij
de diagnose vaststelt dat de reparatie kan worden uitgevoerd met een CSR-onderdeel, verzendt HP dat
onderdeel rechtstreeks naar u, zodat u het defecte onderdeel daarmee kunt vervangen. Er zijn twee
categorieën CSR-onderdelen:
Verplicht: Onderdelen waarvoor reparatie door de klant verplicht is. Als u HP verzoekt deze onderdelen
voor u te vervangen, worden u voor deze service reiskosten en arbeidsloon in rekening gebracht.
Optioneel: Onderdelen waarvoor reparatie door de klant optioneel is. Ook deze onderdelen zijn ontworpen
voor reparatie door de klant. Als u echter HP verzoekt deze onderdelen voor u te vervangen, kunnen
daarvoor extra kosten in rekening worden gebracht, afhankelijk van het type garantieservice voor het
product.
OPMERKING: Sommige HP onderdelen zijn niet ontwikkeld voor reparatie door de klant. In verband met
de garantievoorwaarden moet het onderdeel door een geautoriseerde Service Partner worden vervangen.
Deze onderdelen worden in de geïllustreerde onderdelencatalogus aangemerkt met "Nee".
Afhankelijk van de leverbaarheid en de locatie worden CSR-onderdelen verzonden voor levering op de
eerstvolgende werkdag. Levering op dezelfde dag of binnen vier uur kan tegen meerkosten worden
aangeboden, indien dit mogelijk is gezien de locatie. Indien assistentie gewenst is, belt u een HP Service
Partner om via de telefoon technische ondersteuning te ontvangen. HP vermeldt in de documentatie bij het
vervangende CSR-onderdeel of het defecte onderdeel aan HP moet worden geretourneerd. Als het defecte
onderdeel aan HP moet worden teruggezonden, moet u het defecte onderdeel binnen een bepaalde
periode, gewoonlijk vijf (5) werkdagen, retourneren aan HP. Het defecte onderdeel moet met de
bijbehorende documentatie worden geretourneerd in het meegeleverde verpakkingsmateriaal. Als u het
defecte onderdeel niet terugzendt, kan HP u voor het vervangende onderdeel kosten in rekening brengen. Bij
reparatie door de klant betaalt HP alle verzendkosten voor het vervangende en geretourneerde onderdeel en
kiest HP zelf welke koerier/transportonderneming hiervoor wordt gebruikt.
Neem contact op met een Service Partner voor meer informatie over het Customer Self Repair programma
van HP. Informatie over Service Partners vindt u op de HP website (http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
Reparo feito pelo cliente
Os produtos da HP são projetados com muitas peças para reparo feito pelo cliente (CSR) de modo a
minimizar o tempo de reparo e permitir maior flexibilidade na substituição de peças com defeito. Se,
durante o período de diagnóstico, a HP (ou fornecedores/parceiros de serviço da HP) concluir que o reparo
pode ser efetuado pelo uso de uma peça CSR, a peça de reposição será enviada diretamente ao cliente.
Existem duas categorias de peças CSR:
Obrigatória – Peças cujo reparo feito pelo cliente é obrigatório. Se desejar que a HP substitua essas peças,
serão cobradas as despesas de transporte e mão-de-obra do serviço.
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Opcional – Peças cujo reparo feito pelo cliente é opcional. Essas peças também são projetadas para o
reparo feito pelo cliente. No entanto, se desejar que a HP as substitua, pode haver ou não a cobrança de
taxa adicional, dependendo do tipo de serviço de garantia destinado ao produto.
OBSERVAÇÃO: Algumas peças da HP não são projetadas para o reparo feito pelo cliente. A fim de
cumprir a garantia do cliente, a HP exige que um técnico autorizado substitua a peça. Essas peças estão
identificadas com a marca "No" (Não), no catálogo de peças ilustrado.
Conforme a disponibilidade e o local geográfico, as peças CSR serão enviadas no primeiro dia útil após o
pedido. Onde as condições geográficas permitirem, a entrega no mesmo dia ou em quatro horas pode ser
feita mediante uma taxa adicional. Se precisar de auxílio, entre em contato com o Centro de suporte técnico
da HP para que um técnico o ajude por telefone. A HP especifica nos materiais fornecidos com a peça CSR
de reposição se a peça com defeito deve ser devolvida à HP. Nos casos em que isso for necessário, é
preciso enviar a peça com defeito à HP dentro do período determinado, normalmente cinco (5) dias úteis.
A peça com defeito deve ser enviada com a documentação correspondente no material de transporte
fornecido. Caso não o faça, a HP poderá cobrar a reposição. Para as peças de reparo feito pelo cliente, a
HP paga todas as despesas de transporte e de devolução da peça e determina a transportadora/serviço
postal a ser utilizado.
Para obter mais informações sobre o programa de reparo feito pelo cliente da HP, entre em contato com o
fornecedor de serviços local. Para o programa norte-americano, visite o site da HP
(http://www.hp.com/go/selfrepair).
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Acronyms and abbreviations
ABEND
abnormal end
ACU
Array Configuration Utility
AMP
Advanced Memory Protection
ASR
Automatic Server Recovery
BBWC
battery-backed write cache
CSA
Canadian Standards Association
CSR
Customer Self Repair
DDR
double data rate
EMI
electromagnetic interference
FBWC
flash-backed write cache
IEC
International Electrotechnical Commission
iLO
Integrated Lights-Out
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IML
Integrated Management Log
ISEE
Instant Support Enterprise Edition
LFF
large form factor
NMI
nonmaskable interrupt
NVRAM
nonvolatile memory
ORCA
Option ROM Configuration for Arrays
PCIe
Peripheral Component Interconnect Express
PCI-X
peripheral component interconnect extended
PDU
power distribution unit
POST
Power-On Self Test
RBSU
ROM-Based Setup Utility
RDIMM
registered dual in-line memory module
RDP
Rapid Deployment Pack
RPS
redundant power supply
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SAS
serial attached SCSI
SATA
serial ATA
SD
Secure Digital
SFF
small form factor
SIM
Systems Insight Manager
TMRA
recommended ambient operating temperature
TPM
Trusted Platform Module
UDIMM
unregistered dual in-line memory module
UID
unit identification
UPS
uninterruptible power system
USB
universal serial bus
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Index
A
access panel 21
air baffle 22
Array Configuration Utility (ACU) 67
ASR (Automatic Server Recovery) 69
authorized reseller 97
auto-configuration process 66
Automatic Server Recovery (ASR) 69
B
battery 92
battery cabling for BBWC 62
battery pack LEDs 15
battery-backed write cache (BBWC) 38
bezel, attaching 20
bezel, removing 20
bezel, tower 20
BIOS Serial Console 67
BIOS upgrade 69
boot options 67
boot problems 88
buttons, front panel 7
buttons, rear panel 9
C
cables 59, 79
cabling 59, 63
cabling, BBWC 62
capacitor pack 17
capacitor pack cabling 62
Care Pack 24, 74
cautions 76
Change Control 74
compliance 93
components 7
components, front panel 7
components, identification 7
components, system board 11, 12
configuration of system 28, 65
configuration tools 65
configuration utilities 65
connection problems 79
connectors 7
contacting HP 97
CSR (customer self repair) 97
D
Declaration of Conformity 93
diagnostic tools 65, 69, 70
diagnostics utility 70
DIMM identification 44
DIMM slot locations 11
DIMMs 45
DIMMs, installing 46
DIMMs, single- and dual-rank 45
drive cabling 59, 60, 61
drive cage, installing 32, 35
drive LEDs 14, 37
drive numbering 13
drivers 72
drives 14, 30
E
electrical grounding requirements 25
electrostatic discharge 94
enabling 50
enabling the Trusted Platform Module 54
environmental requirements 24, 25
environmental specifications 95
Erase Utility 70
error messages 91
expansion board options 47
expansion boards 47
F
fan module location 17
FBWC cabling 59
FBWC capacitor pack 38
FBWC module 17
FBWC module LEDs 17
features 7
firmware 73
flowcharts 80, 81, 83, 86, 88, 89
front panel buttons 7
front panel components 7
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front panel LEDs 7
memory subsystem architecture 45
G
N
general diagnosis flowchart 81
grounding methods 94
grounding requirements 25
guidelines 30
NMI functionality 12
NMI header 10
nonredundant power supply cabling 63
notification actions 74, 80
H
O
hardware configuration 78
hardware installation 30
hardware options installation 26, 30
health driver 69
health LEDs 80
help resources 97
HP Insight Diagnostics 70, 71
HP Insight Diagnostics survey functionality 71
HP Insight Remote Support software 71
HP Smart Update Manager overview 73
HP technical support 97
operating system installation 29
operating system version support 73
operating systems 29, 73
optical drive 41
optical drive cabling 61, 62
optimum environment 24
Option ROM Configuration for Arrays (ORCA) 68
Optional Installation Services 24
options installation 24, 26, 30, 32
ORCA (Option ROM Configuration for Arrays) 68
OS boot problems flowchart 88
I
P
iLO (Integrated Lights-Out) 50, 69
iLO ports 49
IML (Integrated Management Log) 71
Important Safety Information document 75
Insight Diagnostics 70, 71, 72
installation services 24
installation, server options 26, 30
installing hardware 30
installing the server into the rack 26
Integrated Lights-Out (iLO) 69
Integrated Management Log (IML) 71
POST error messages 91
POST problems flowchart 86
power cord 76
power distribution unit (PDU) 25
Power On button 28
power requirements 25
power supply cabling 63
power supply specifications 95
powering down 19
powering up 19, 28
pre-diagnostic steps 75
preparation procedures 19, 77
preparing the server for diagnosis 77
problem diagnosis 75
processors 78
product information resources 30
ProLiant Support Pack (PSP) 73
PSPs, overview 73
L
LEDs 14
LEDs, battery pack 15
LEDs, front panel 7
LEDs, rear panel 9
LEDs, system board 12
LEDs, troubleshooting 75
loose connections 79
M
management tools 69
memory 44, 45, 46
memory configurations 45, 46
memory options 44
R
rack installation 24, 26
rack stability 76
rack warnings 76
RBSU (ROM-Based Setup Utility) 65, 66
rear panel buttons 9
rear panel components 8
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rear panel LEDs 9
redundant power supply cabling 63
re-entering the server serial number 68
registering the server 29
regulatory compliance notices 93
remote support and analysis tools 71
required information 97
retaining the recovery key/password 53
ROMPaq utility 69
RPS enablement kit 54
Taiwan battery recycling notice 93
technical support 97
telephone numbers 97
temperature requirements 25
TPM (Trusted Platform Module) 51, 52, 53, 54
troubleshooting 75, 78
troubleshooting flowcharts 80
troubleshooting resources 75
S
U
safety considerations 75, 93, 94
safety information 75, 76, 93
SAS drive numbers 14
SATA drive numbers 13
scripted installation 65
serial number 68
series number 93
server fault indications flowchart 89
server features and options 30
server power-on problems flowchart 83
server setup 24, 26, 72
server, rear panel components 8, 9
service notifications 80
setup 24
shipping carton contents 26
SmartStart autorun menu 65
SmartStart Scripting Toolkit 65
SmartStart, overview 65
space and airflow requirements 24
specifications 95
specifications, environmental 95
specifications, power 95
specifications, server 95
start diagnosis flowchart 80
static electricity 94
storage controller 37
support 71, 97
supported operating systems 73
switch, system maintenance 11
symbols on equipment 76
symptom information 77
system board components 10
system board LEDs 12
system components 7
system maintenance switch 11
UDIMM configuration 46
USB support 70
utilities 65
utilities, deployment 65
T
V
ventilation 24
Version Control 72
W
warnings 76
warranty information 93
website, HP 97
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