E. Plan device and interconnect mappings
Onboard Administrator to iLO port mappingsThe server blade iLO ports and interconnect module ports can obtain IPaddresses on the management network in three ways: DHCP address, staticIP address, or EBIPA.For more information, see the
HP BladeSystem Onboard Administrator User Guide
Interconnect bay to mezzanine slot mappingsServer blade mezzanine slots correspond to specific interconnect bays. Planmezzanine-to-interconnect mapping before installing interconnect modulesand server blade mezzanine options.For more information, see the appropriate HP BladeSystem enclosure setupand installation guide on the HP website(http://www.hp.com/go/bladesystem/documentation).
Interconnect bay to physical cable mappingsDetermine and acquire the appropriate number of cables, cable types, andlengths for the interconnect devices being installed.For more information, see the documentation that ships with the interconnectdevices.
See the enclosure quick setup instructions, rack template, and applicableinstallation instructions.
A. Install the enclosure
The enclosure can either be installed in a rack or in a rack-free environment. Forrack installations, install the rack rails and then install the enclosure and othercomponents.
B. Install the components
Before installing front or rear components into the enclosure, review enclosure baynumbering for each component.Install any ordered options, such as processor, memory, mezzanine card, or harddrive, into each server blade.Based on the total number ordered and the planned configuration, install thefollowing components:
Onboard Administrator modules
Active cool fansFor installation instructions, see the appropriate enclosure setup and installationguide.