Installing tertiary risers

Prerequisites

Before you perform this procedure, make sure that you have the following items available:

  • The components included with the hardware option kit

  • T-10 Torx screwdriver

  • A tertiary riser cage is required to install this option.
Procedure
  1. Power down the server.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Disconnect each power cord from the power source.
    • Disconnect each power cord from the server.
  3. Do one of the following:
  4. Remove the access panel.
  5. Remove the riser cage.
  6. Install the riser.

    Installing the riser
  7. If needed, install an expansion board.
  8. If needed, connect data cables to the riser or expansion board.
  9. Install the tertiary riser cage.
  10. If needed, connect cables to drive backplane.

The installation is complete.