The Lenovo NeXtScale nx360 M5 water-cooled technology tray Type 5467, Lenovo NeXtScale n1200 Enclosure Types 5468 and 5469

This Installation and Service Guide contains information and instructions for setting up your Lenovo NeXtScale nx360 M5 water-cooled technology tray Type 5467, Lenovo NeXtScale n1200 Enclosure Types 5468 and 5469, instructions for installing some optional devices, cabling and configuring the water-cooled technology tray, removing and replacing devices, and diagnostics and troubleshooting information.

The Lenovo NeXtScale nx360 M5 water-cooled technology tray Type 5467 is supported in the Lenovo NeXtScale n1200 Enclosure Types 5468 and 5469 only.

In addition to the instructions in Components, features, and controls for installing optional hardware devices, updating firmware and device drivers, and completing the installation, Lenovo Business Partners must also complete the steps in Instructions for Lenovo Business Partners.

The Lenovo NeXtScale nx360 M5 water-cooled technology tray Type 5467 is a 1-U1-high rack model water-cooled technology tray for high-volume network transaction processing. There are two separate nodes in a single tray. This high-performance, multi-core water-cooled technology tray is a high-availability, scalable water-cooled technology tray that is optimized to support the next-generation microprocessor technology and is ideally suited for medium and large businesses.

Performance, ease of use, reliability, and expansion capabilities were key considerations in the design of the water-cooled technology tray. These design features make it possible for you to customize the system hardware to meet your needs today and provide flexible expansion capabilities for the future.

The water-cooled technology tray comes with a limited warranty. For information about the terms of the warranty and getting service and assistance, see the Lenovo Warranty Information document that comes with the water-cooled technology tray.

The water-cooled technology tray contains X-Architecture next generation technologies, which help increase performance and reliability. For more information, see What your compute node offers and Reliability, availability, and serviceability.

You can obtain up-to-date information about the water-cooled technology tray and other Lenovo water-cooled technology tray products at the Lenovo System x website. At the Lenovo Support Portal, you can create a personalized support page by identifying Lenovo products that are of interest to you. From this personalized page, you can subscribe to weekly email notifications about new technical documents, search for information and downloads, and access various administrative services.

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If firmware and documentation updates are available, you can download them from the Lenovo website. The water-cooled technology tray might have features that are not described in the documentation that comes with the water-cooled technology tray, and the documentation might be updated occasionally to include information about those features, or technical updates might be available to provide additional information that is not included in the water-cooled technology tray documentation. To check for updates, go to the Lenovo Support Portal.

Record information about the water-cooled technology tray in the following table.

Table 1. Record of the system information.

Four column table for documenting the system name, machine type, model, and serial number.

Product name Machine Type (s) Model number Serial number
Lenovo NeXtScale nx360 M5 water-cooled technology tray Type 5467 Type 5467    

The model number and serial number are on the ID label on the front of the water-cooled technology tray, as shown in the following illustration.

Note: The illustrations in this document might differ slightly from your hardware.
Figure 1. ID label on the front of the water-cooled technology tray
ID label on the front of the water-cooled technology tray

In addition, the system service label, which is on the cover of the water-cooled technology tray, provides a QR code for mobile access to service information. You can scan the QR code using a QR code reader and scanner with a mobile device and get quick access to the Lenovo Service Information website. The Lenovo Service Information website provides additional information for parts installation and replacement videos, and error codes for water-cooled technology tray support.

The following illustration shows the QR code:
Figure 2. QR code
QR code

You can download the Lenovo ServerGuide Setup and Installation CD to help you configure the hardware, install device drivers, and install the operating system.

For a list of supported optional devices for the water-cooled technology tray, see the Lenovo ServerProven website.

See the Rack Installation Instructions document on the Lenovo System x Documentation CD for complete rack installation and removal instructions.

1 Racks are measured in vertical increments of 4.45 cm (1.75 inches) each. Each increment is called a "U." A 1-U-high device is 1.75 inches tall