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How to Replace an Infiniband Card in an Oracle Database Appliance X5-2/X6-2HA Server node (Doc ID 2001180.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 03, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Appliance X5-2 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Database Appliance X6-2 HA Hardware - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
x86_64
The IB card in a server node is only used to cable up to the other server node for the private interconnect.
The IB card is in slot 1 (slot closest to the power supplies).

Goal

 Describe the procedure needed to replace an IB card in a server node of an Oracle Database Appliance X5-2/X6-2HA.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 1. Shut down the server node that needs the IB replaced
 2. Remove/Replace the IB card
 3.  Poweron/boot  the server node
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