(#0626) PCI-X Fibre Channel Disk Controller
(Only available as REFURBISHED as of June 1, 2006)
Provides Fibre Channel attachment for external disk devices. #2787 supports point-to-point and
arbitrated loop topologies and has an LC type cable connector. Each #2787 is shipped with a wrap
connector (P/N 05N6767). This feature supports 64bit, 133MHz PCI-X bus speeds. #0626 is a Linux
direct attach version of this feature.
One of the following adapter kits is required when connecting SC type cables to the #2787:
#0371 -- LC-SC Adapter Kit (50um) can be ordered, both on initial, model upgrades, and simple
MES orders. This optional kit is used to attach SC-type 50 micron fiber cables to a #2787. This kit
contains a 2m LC-ST cable and ST-SC adapter for 50 micron fiber cables.
#0372 - LC-SC Adapter Kit (62.5um) can be ordered, both on initial, model upgrades, and simple
MES orders. This optional kit is used to attach SC-type 62.5 micron fiber cables to a #2787. This kit
contains a 2m LC-ST cable and ST-SC adapter for 62.5 micron fiber cables.
An optics cleaning kit (P/N 46G6844) and instruction sheet (P/N 21P6238, form number SY27-2604)
is shipped with the #2787. The customer supplies all Fibre Channel cables for this controller.
OS/400 V5R2 plus PTFs, or later, is required. For required PTF information, refer to Informational
APAR II13609 at:
Supported on the following systems: 520, 550, 570, 595, 800, 810, 825, 870, 890