How to Install and Manage Intel® Optane™ Memory Devices


Install & Setup



Intel® Optane™ memory is a system acceleration solution that can be used to increase responsiveness on supported Intel platforms with Intel® Rapid Storage Technology software.

The following guides can assist you in the following when managing Intel® Optane™ memory devices:

  • Platform requirements
  • Steps to configure a new system installation or upgrade
  • Management with Intel® Optane™ memory capable applications and Intel® RST drivers
  • Troubleshooting tips 
  • Contact your system vendor to determine which module (Intel® Optane™ Memory M Series or Intel® Optane™ Memory H Series) is in your system.
  • The Intel® Optane™ Memory H10 with Solid State Storage device is available as part of a complete system.  If you find issues or a need to disable acceleration, such as reinstall the OS or back up data, we strongly recommend you work with your system vendor before changes are made. There may be system customizations specific to the platform.


Intel® Optane™ Memory M Series Installation and User Guide (PDF) PDF icon
Size: 3.19 MB
Date: February 2022
Revision: 3

Intel® Optane™ Memory H Series Installation and User Guide (PDF) PDF icon
Size: 1.69 MB
Date: February 2022
Revision: 2

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