Two-bay SFF drive cage option cabling

2 SFF drive bay option rear installation

  1. Connect the power cable using one of the following connections:
    • Single cable connection with 12 LFF drive configuration in the front
      Connecting the rear bay power cable
    • Y cable connection with 24 SFF drive configuration in front
      Connecting the rear bay power cable with 8 SFF installed
  2. Connect the data cable using one of the following connections:
    • Connect to the onboard x4 SATA connector
      Connecting the rear bay data cable
    • Connect to the x2 SATA port and optical disk drive connector
      Connecting to the x2 SATA connector and ODD connector
    • Connect to a PCI expansion board
      Connecting the rear bay data cable to PCI card
    • Connect to a PCI expansion board and the 12 LFF drive backplane
      Connecting to a PCI expansion board and 12 LFF backplane
    • Connect to an HPE 12G SAS Expander Card
      Connecting the rear bay data cable to an HP 12G SAS Expander card