Card type: Full-height, half-length PCIe card
PCI Local Bus Specification 2.2
PCIe specification 1.1
Voltage: +3.3 VDC ± 10% 23.44 W max
This section describes requirements for the system in which the CEX6S is installed.
Hardware The CEX6S can be installed in an IBM Z mainframe (currently, z14® only).
From the time of manufacture, the IBM CEX6S cryptographic card must be shipped, stored, and used within the following environmental specifications. Outside of these specifications, the CEX6S tamper sensors can be activated and render the CEX6S permanently inoperable..
Shipping: The card should be shipped in original IBM packaging (electrostatic discharge bag with desiccant and thermally insulated box with gel packs).
Temp shipping -34°C to +60°C
Pressure shipping min 550 mbar
Humidity shipping 5% to 100% RH
Storage: The card should be stored in electrostatic discharge bag with desiccant.
Temp storage +1°C to +60°C
Pressure storage min 700 mbar
Humidity storage 5% to 80% RH
Operation: (ambient in system)
Temp operating +10°C to +35°C
Humidity operating 8% to 80% RH
Operating altitude (max) 10 000 ft equivalent to 700 mbar min