SGI Altix™ 350 System User's Guide

Document Number: 007-4660-002

Front Matter

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Table of Contents

About This Guide
Important Information
Chapter Descriptions
Related Publications
Product Support
Reader Comments

1. Installation and Operation
System Installation Overview
Safety Precautions
Installing a Rack
Unpacking and Inspecting Modules
Setting the Server System on a Table Top
Installing the Modules in a Rack
Cabling the System Modules
Cabling the System Modules to a Power Source
Connecting the System Console
Operating Your System

2. System Overview
Physical Features
Functional Architecture
Main System Components
System Configurations
System Components
L2 Controller

3. Base Compute Module
System Features
Base I/O Options
Additional Internal Components
External Components
Module Configuration
Technical Specifications

4. CPU Expansion Module
System Features
External Components
Module Configuration
Technical Specifications

5. CMPX Module
System Features
External Components
System Configurations
Technical Specifications

6. Optional Router
External Components
Router Module Technical Specifications

7. Installing and Removing Customer-replaceable Units
Safety Instructions
Accessing the System's Internal Components
PCI and PCI–X Cards
Disk Drives
Power Supplies
Memory DIMM Group Placement and Guidelines
L1 Controller Display

8. Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting Chart
L1 Controller Error Messages
SGI Electronic Support

A. Technical Specifications
Environmental System Specifications
Compute Module Specifications
CMPX Module Specifications
Rack Specifications
SGI TP900 Storage Module Specifications
Non-proprietary I/O Port Specifications

B. Regulatory Specifications and Safety Information
Manufacturer's Regulatory Declarations
Laser Compliance Statements
Lithium Battery Statement