IBM System Blue Gene Solution: Blue Gene/P Safety Considerations

An IBM Redpaper publication


This IBM® Redpaper publication contains important information about electromagnetic compatibility and safety concerning the IBM System Blue Gene/P™ Solution computing system. It is critical that each person who is working directly with the Blue Gene/P hardware system read and understand the contents of this paper.

The information in this paper is provided in several languages. The first chapter is about electromagnetic compatibility, which is explained in English, French, Japanese, and Korean. Chapters 2 through 6 present safety considerations. Chapter 2 presents them for general use. Chapters 3, 4, 5, and 6 provide the same information as in Chapter 2, but the content is translated into German, French, Brazilian Portuguese, and Korean, respectively. Chapter 7 provides product recycling and disposal information in English, Spanish, Korean, German, French Canadian, Brazilian Portuguese, French, Japanese, and Chinese.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Electromagnetic compatibility
Chapter 2. Blue Gene/P safety considerations
Chapter 3. IBM System Blue Gene/P - Sicherheitsinformationen
Chapter 4. Recommandations de sécurité pour Blue Gene/P
Chapter 5. Considerações de Segurança de Blue Gene/P
Chapter 6. Blue Gene/P safety considerations (Korean version)
Chapter 7. Product recycling and disposal


Publish Date
16 December 2007

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15 December 2009

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