US Patent No. 10,194,554

DRIVE ASSEMBLY, CHASSIS ASSEMBLY, AND SERVER DEVICE


Patent No. 10,194,554
Issue Date January 29, 2019
Title Drive Assembly, Chassis Assembly, And Server Device
Inventorship Yujie Zhou, Shanghai (CN)
Hendry Xiaoping Wu, Shanghai (CN)
Haifang Zhai, Shanghai (CN)
David Wei Dong, Shanghai (CN)
Aiqin Liu, Shanghai (CN)
Assignee EMC IP Holding Company LLC, Hopkinton, MA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,194,554

1. A drive assembly, comprising:a drive having a first end extending in a direction perpendicular to a length direction of the drive and a first side extending in a direction perpendicular to a width direction of the drive, wherein a drive interface is disposed at the first end of the drive; and
an adapter having first and second interfaces that are electrically connected with each other, wherein the first interface is plugged into the drive interface, and the second interface is adjacent to the first side of the drive so as to be electrically coupled to other components, wherein the second interface is perpendicular to the first interface protruding from the adapter such that the second interface is a single plane with the adapter.