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BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches

Hardware Installation Guide
BlackDiamond 8806 Switch
BlackDiamond 8810 Switch

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Published: March 2010
Part Number: 100284-00 Rev. 07

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Contents
Preface........................................................................................................................................... 9
Intended Audience ......................................................................................................................9
Conventions................................................................................................................................9
Related Publications .................................................................................................................10

Part 1: About the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches
Chapter 1: About the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches.............................................................. 13
Overview of the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches ...................................................................13
Full-Duplex Support ..................................................................................................................14
Management Ports ....................................................................................................................14
External Compact Flash Memory Card .........................................................................................14
BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis .....................................................................................................15
BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis .....................................................................................................16

Chapter 2: BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules ............................................................................. 19
Overview of the BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules....................................................................19
Management Switch Modules (MSM) ..........................................................................................21
Redundant MSM Activity .....................................................................................................21
MSM Physical Features........................................................................................................22
MSM LEDs .........................................................................................................................24
I/O Modules..............................................................................................................................25
BlackDiamond 8500 Series I/O Modules ...............................................................................26
8500-G48T-e ...............................................................................................................26
8500-G24X-e ...............................................................................................................27
BlackDiamond 8800 Original Series I/O Modules ...................................................................28
G24X I/O Module ..........................................................................................................28
10G4X I/O Module ........................................................................................................29
G48T I/O Module ..........................................................................................................30
G48P I/O Module ..........................................................................................................31
BlackDiamond 8800 a-Series I/O Modules.............................................................................32
G48Ta I/O Module.........................................................................................................33
G48Xa I/O Module.........................................................................................................34
10G4Xa I/O Module.......................................................................................................35
10G4Ca I/O Module.......................................................................................................36
BlackDiamond 8800 c-Series I/O Modules.............................................................................36
G48Tc I/O Module.........................................................................................................37
10G4Xc I/O Module.......................................................................................................38
10G8Xc I/O Module.......................................................................................................39
G24Xc I/O Module.........................................................................................................40
G48Xc I/O Module.........................................................................................................41
BlackDiamond 8800 e-Series I/O Modules.............................................................................42
G48Te I/O Module.........................................................................................................42
G48Pe I/O Module.........................................................................................................43

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G48Te2 I/O Module.......................................................................................................44
BlackDiamond 8900 Series Modules.....................................................................................45
8900-G96T-c ...............................................................................................................46
8900-10G24X-c I/O Module...........................................................................................47
8900-10G8X-xl I/O Module ............................................................................................48
8900-G48T-xl I/O Module ..............................................................................................49
8900-G48X-xl I/O Module ..............................................................................................50
I/O Module LEDs .................................................................................................................50
Module LEDs ................................................................................................................51
Port LEDs on Non-PoE Modules......................................................................................51
Port LEDs on PoE Modules (G48P, G48Pe, and G48Tc, G48Te2, or 8500-G48T-e or 8900G48T-xl with S-POE Card)..............................................................................................52

Chapter 3: Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches.......................................... 53
Overview of BlackDiamond 8800 Series Power Supplies ...............................................................53
Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU .....................................................................................54
LEDs..................................................................................................................................55
Power Supply Cords.............................................................................................................55
Fuse ........................................................................................................................................55
Specifications .....................................................................................................................56
Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU .......................................................................................57
Minimum Software Required ................................................................................................57
LEDs..................................................................................................................................58
Power Supply Cords.............................................................................................................58
Fuse ..................................................................................................................................58
Specifications .....................................................................................................................59
Combining Different AC PSU Models...........................................................................................59
Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU ............................................................................................60
Minimum Software Required ................................................................................................61
LEDs..................................................................................................................................61

Part 2: Installing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Hardware
Chapter 4: Site Preparation............................................................................................................ 65
Planning Your Site ....................................................................................................................65
Meeting Site Requirements ........................................................................................................66
Operating Environment Requirements ...................................................................................66
Building and Electrical Codes.........................................................................................66
Wiring Closet Considerations ..........................................................................................67
Temperature .................................................................................................................67
Humidity ......................................................................................................................68
Chassis Spacing Requirements .......................................................................................68
Chassis Airflow Requirements.........................................................................................68
Electrostatic Discharge ..................................................................................................69
Rack Specifications and Recommendations ...........................................................................70
Mechanical Recommendations for the Rack .....................................................................70
Protective Grounding for the Rack...................................................................................70
Space Requirements for the Rack ...................................................................................71
Securing the Rack .........................................................................................................71
Evaluating and Meeting Cable Requirements ...............................................................................72

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.......................74 Installing Cable......................................................79 Uninterruptible Power Supply Requirements ..................................................................................................................................................................79 Calculating Volt-Amperage Requirements...............................................................................................................................111 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 5 .103 Installing an Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU ............78 AC Power Cord Requirements ............95 Chapter 6: Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches........Contents Cabling Standards .........................................................76 Radio Frequency Interference....................................................82 Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis............................................................75 Fiber Optic Cable ....................89 Rack-Mounting the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis ..........................................................98 Minimum Software Requirements ...................................80 Applicable Industry Standards..................................... 81 Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis...........................................................73 Cable Distances ........................................................................................................................................................................................101 Removing or Replacing an Extreme Networks AC PSU ..............................73 RJ-45 Connector Jackets ..............................................................................................................72 Selecting Cable........................ 109 Module Slot Assignments...................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................80 Chapter 5: Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis ..............................................................................................................................................................99 Power Supply Cords for AC Power Supplies.......80 UPS Transition Time ...........................99 Installing an Extreme Networks AC PSU ....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................101 Installing the PSU ..................................................104 Installing a 1200 W DC PSU ..................................................................................................................................................................................................................73 Cable for the 8900-G96T-c Module ...........................................................................78 PoE Devices .........93 Initial Management Access ...........................110 Distinguishing an MSM from an I/O Module ...................................................................................................................................................................97 PSU Compatibility..................105 Removing a 1200 W DC PSU ...........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................98 Combining Different AC PSU Models..........................................79 Selecting a UPS .................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................72 Cable Labeling and Record Keeping ...........................................................................................................................................................................................................................77 Meeting Power Requirements ...............108 Chapter 7: Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access........................................................................................................................110 Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module .........................................................104 Installing the DC Wiring .............................. 97 Safety .......................................................85 Pre-installation Requirements .......88 Attaching the Mid-Mount Brackets........................78 Power Supply Requirements...............................................................................................90 Grounding the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis .........................................................................................104 Required Tools and Equipment...................................................100 Required Tools and Equipment.........................................................................................................109 Chassis and Slot Compatibility Issues for 8900 Series Modules ............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

...................119 Installing or Removing an External Compact Flash Memory Card........................................................................115 Installing a Backup MSM ..................................145 Connecting Cable Holders ......................................................................................122 Part 3: Installing BlackDiamond Switch Accessories Chapter 8: Installing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Module Options ......................................................132 Chapter 9: BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers .......................................................................................................135 BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer ..................... 133 BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord Retainer ...........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................133 Installing the BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord Retainer .........................................................................................................116 Displaying Slot Status Information ..............146 Connecting Cable Clips ........................................................................140 Removing the BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover.....................................129 Installing an Option Card in the 8500-MSM24......................................................................................................................139 BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover ..........................................................................................................................121 Initial Management Access .......................139 Installing the BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover .......................................................................................... MSM-48c......................................................................................................................................Contents Connecting Network Interface Cables ...................................................................................147 Part 4: BlackDiamond Maintenance Procedures 6 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .................................................................................................................... 127 Installing an S-POE Daughter Card ........................................................................................................................................ 139 Required Tools...........................................................................144 Chapter 11: BlackDiamond Cable Management ...122 Connecting Equipment to the Console Port ........119 Removing a Blank Front Panel....................................................................................................133 Disconnecting a BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord ...............................116 Verifying the Module Installation ................................................136 Removing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer..............136 Installing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer ................130 Removing an MSM Option Card ...................................... 145 About BlackDiamond Cable Management ........................................122 Logging In for the First Time ...................................114 Connecting and Disconnecting Cables on the 8900-G96T-c Module...................................................................................................................................142 Installing the BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover ..............................127 Removing an S-POE Card......................................................................................141 BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover .......................138 Chapter 10: BlackDiamond PSU Covers .......................................................................................142 Removing the BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover...............................................................................................................................................................................................145 Using the Cable Holders and Cable Clips ...............................................................................................117 Blank Front Panels ....114 Connecting and Disconnecting Cables on the 10G4Ca Module..........................116 Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module .............................. or 8900-MSM128...........................................................118 Installing a Blank Front Panel ...................................................................................................................................................

...........................................................................................170 Maintenance Safety........................................174 Fiber Optic Ports—Optical Safety ...............................183 Modules for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches ................................................189 Index .................................................................................................................................................... XENPAK............160 Repacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis ..........154 Pre-installation Requirements............................151 Pre-Installation Requirements ...................171 General Safety Precautions .......................................... 151 Replacing the Fan Tray ...................................................................... 193 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 7 ..................................155 Installing the Replacement PSU/Fan Controller ...................................................................................................................157 Chapter 13: Repacking a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis ................174 GBIC......................................................................................... 181 BlackDiamond 8810 Switch.........175 Sicherheitshinweise.......................................................................................................................................................................................................................................176 Appendix B: Technical Specifications ..........................................172 Battery Replacement and Disposal..................................................................................................................................................................151 Installing the Replacement BlackDiamond Fan Tray ..................................................................185 Power Supplies for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches ...........................................................................................................164 Part 5: Appendices Appendix A: Safety Information ..................................................................................................171 Cable Routing for LAN Systems ..................................................................................................169 Installing Power Supply Units......................................................................................................................................................................................................................188 Connector Pinouts .......................................................160 Repacking the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis .....151 Removing the Fan Tray ......................... 169 Considerations Before Installing .................181 BlackDiamond 8806 Switch............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 159 Safety Information ............................................................................ and XFP Regulatory Compliance ..........................................................................................................154 Removing the PSU/Fan Controller ..............................................................................................153 Replacing the PSU/Fan Controller.......................................................................................................................................159 Required Tools and Equipment...................................172 Selecting Power Supply Cords ...............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................Contents Chapter 12: Replacing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Components.....................................................172 PoE Devices .......................... SFP (Mini-GBIC)...............................

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. This guide also contains information about site preparation. follow the installation note or release note. Warning Risk of severe personal injury. switch functionality. Intended Audience This guide is intended for use by network administrators responsible for installing and setting up network equipment. NOTE If the information in the installation note or release note shipped with your Extreme Networks switch differs from the information in this guide. Caution Risk of personal injury. system damage. Note Important features or instructions. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 9 . See the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide and the ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide for information about configuring Extreme Networks BlackDiamond 8800 series switches.. Table 1: Notice Icons Icon Notice Type Alerts you to. and switch operation.Preface This guide provides the required information to install Extreme Networks® BlackDiamond® 8800 series switches. or loss of data. It assumes a basic working knowledge of: ● Local area networks (LANs) ● Ethernet concepts ● Ethernet switching and bridging concepts ● Routing concepts ● Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) ● Basic equipment installation procedures Conventions Table 1 and Table 2 list conventions used in Extreme Networks customer documentation.

com/go/documentation You can select and download the following Extreme Networks documentation from the Documentation Overview page: ● Software User Guides ● Hardware User Guides You can find archived user guides for software at: http://www.asp You can find archived installation guides for hardware at: http://www.Preface Table 2: Text Conventions Convention Description Screen displays This typeface represents information as it appears on the screen. emphasize a point of information.extremenetworks.extremenetworks.extremenetworks. Words in italicized type Italics indicate book titles.asp 10 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . or denote new terms at the place where they are defined in the text. Related Publications The Extreme Networks ExtremeXOS® switch documentation set includes: ● ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide ● ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide ● ExtremeXOS Release Notes ● BlackDiamond 10808 Switch Hardware Installation Guide ● BlackDiamond 12800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide ● BlackDiamond 20800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide ● Summit Family Switches Hardware Installation Guide ● Extreme Networks Pluggable Interface Modules Installation Guide Documentation for Extreme Networks products is available from the Extreme Networks website at the following location: http://www.com/services/documentation/hwuserguides. or command syntax.com/services/documentation/swuserguides.

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or 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports (SFP+ or XFP) ● Management Switch Fabric Modules (MSMs) that provide the active switching fabric and CPU control subsystem ● Redundant.” Overview of the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches The BlackDiamond switches are chassis-based. hot-swappable fan trays ● Auto-negotiation for half-duplex or full-duplex operation on 10/100/1000 Mbps ports ● Load sharing on multiple ports The BlackDiamond 8800 series switches include two chassis models: ● BlackDiamond 8806 chassis. Ethernet service core switches designed for core applications. “Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis. load-sharing. hot-swappable power supplies ● Field-replaceable. with slots for installing one or two management modules and up to nine I/O modules Three series of modules are available for the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches: ● 8500 series Entry-level modules for BlackDiamond switches ● 8800 series Provides high port density and scalability for mid-sized networks ● 8900 series Provides greater port density and increased backplane bandwidth for large networks BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 13 . with slots for installing one or two management modules and up to five I/O modules ● BlackDiamond 8810 chassis. The features of these switches include: ● Hot-swappable I/O modules that include Gigabit Ethernet copper ports (10/100/1000) and Gigabit Ethernet fiber ports (SFP).1 About the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches This chapter describes the Extreme Networks BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and includes the following sections: ● Overview of the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches on page 13 ● Full-Duplex Support on page 14 ● Management Ports on page 14 ● External Compact Flash Memory Card on page 14 ● BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis on page 15 ● BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis on page 16 For information about installing the BlackDiamond switches. see Chapter 2.

This port allows you to communicate directly with the central processing unit (CPU) of the switch. The external compact flash slot supports third-party compact flash cards. This access allows you to view and locally manage the switch configurations. see Chapter 3. including capturing debug information and core dump files. NOTE You must use an industrial-grade compact flash card in the external compact flash slot of the MSM. This slot accepts a compact flash memory card. External Compact Flash Memory Card All MSMs in the BlackDiamond 8800 series include a compact flash slot next to the console port. which can be used to download a new version of ExtremeXOS and for other functions. See the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide for more information regarding the use of the external compact flash memory card. For more information about configuring a BlackDiamond switch.About the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches The specific capabilities of the switch are determined by the module series installed in the chassis. Management Ports Each BlackDiamond management switch fabric module (MSM) has a 10/100BASE-TX Ethernet management port. Most ports on an Extreme Networks switch will auto-negotiate duplex operation in the default configuration. Full-Duplex Support Extreme Networks switches provide full-duplex support for all ports. effectively doubling the bandwidth available on a link. see the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide and the ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide. You can plug an Ethernet cable directly from your laptop into the management port for direct access into the switch. 14 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Gigabit Ethernet fiber ports and 10-Gigabit Ethernet ports operate only in full-duplex mode in accordance with technical standards. Full-duplex support means that frames can be transmitted and received simultaneously. For more information about individual I/O modules and management modules (MSMs).

Figure 1 shows the front of a BlackDiamond 8806 chassis equipped with two MSMs and three I/O modules. 2. For more information see “Chassis and Slot Compatibility Issues for 8900 Series Modules” on page 110.BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis The BlackDiamond 8806 chassis includes the following physical features: ● One 6-slot chassis with backplane ● Four dedicated I/O module slots. the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis can support up to 128 gigabits per second of bandwidth per slot.) ● Power supply bay that accommodates up to six power supplies. (Certain restrictions apply to the use of slot 4/B. labeled 3/A ● One dual-use slot for either an I/O module or MSM. accessed from the front right of the unit ● One connector for an ESD-preventive wrist strap Depending on the MSMs and I/O modules installed. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 15 . Figure 1: Front of the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis ESD wrist strap connector Fan tray I/O module slots MSM slot I/O module or MSM slot I/O module slots Power supplies Power cord connectors EX_127 Figure 2 shows the rear panel of the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis. 5. accessed from the front of the unit ● One fan tray. labeled 4/B. and 6 ● One dedicated MSM slot. labeled 1.

About the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Figure 2: Rear Panel of the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis PSU / fan controllers Grounding point EX_128A The rear panel of the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis provides: ● Chassis serial number ● Ethernet MAC address of the switch ● Symbols of safety certification ● Access to the PSU/fan controllers ● Attachment point for optional chassis ground BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis The BlackDiamond 8810 chassis includes the following physical features: ● One 10-slot chassis with backplane ● Eight dedicated I/O module slots. the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis can support up to 80 gigabits per second of bandwidth per slot.) ● Power supply bay that accommodates up to six power supplies. 4. (Certain restrictions apply to the use of slot 4/B. labeled 6/B. labeled 5/A ● One dual-use slot for an I/O module or MSM. labeled 1. 8. accessed from the front right of the unit ● One connector for an ESD-preventive wrist strap Depending on the MSMs and I/O modules installed. accessed from the front of the unit ● One fan tray. 9 and 10 ● One dedicated MSM slot. 16 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 7. 3. 2. For more information see “Chassis and Slot Compatibility Issues for 8900 Series Modules” on page 110.

Figure 4: Rear Panel of the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis PSU/Fan controllers Grounding point ASP044B BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 17 .Figure 1 shows the front of a BlackDiamond 8810 chassis equipped with two MSMs and three I/O modules. Figure 3: Front of the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis ESD wrist strap connector Fan tray I/O module slots MSM module slot I/O module slots Power supplies Power cord connectors ASP042 Figure 2 shows the rear panel of the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis.

About the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches The rear panel of the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis provides: 18 ● Chassis serial number ● Ethernet MAC address of the switch ● Symbols of safety certification ● Access to the PSU/fan controllers ● Attachment point for optional chassis ground BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

A BlackDiamond module consists of a printed circuit board mounted on a metal panel that acts as the insertion vehicle in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches. The BlackDiamond 8800 series switches support the modules listed in Table 3 and Table 4. The module carrier also includes ejector/injector levers and captive retaining screws at each end of the module front panel. LEDs on the module front panel provide information about the operating status of the modules.2 BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules This chapter describes modules for the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and includes the following sections: ● Overview of the BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules on page 19 ● Management Switch Modules (MSM) on page 21 ● I/O Modules on page 25 Overview of the BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules Modules available for the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches include management switch modules (MSMs) and I/O modules. Table 3: MSMs for the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches 8500 Series Currently Available Models 8500-MSM24 8800 Series MSM-48c 8900 Series 8900-MSM128 MSM-G8X Legacy Models MSM-48 Table 4: I/O Modules for the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Currently Available Models Legacy Modules 8500 Series 8800 e Series 8800 c Series 8900 Series 8500-G24X-e G48Te2 G48Tc 8900-10G24X-c G48Xc 8900-G96T-c G24Xc 8900-G48T-xl 10G4Xc 8900-10G8X-xl 10G8Xc 8900-G48X-xl 8500-G48T-e 8800 Original Series 8800 a series 8800 e Series G24X G48Ta G48Te G48T G48Xa G48Pe G48P 10G4Xa 10G4X 10G4Ca BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 19 .

unless the switch has an 8500-MSM24 module installed Yes Yes Yes Yes BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . unless the switch has an 8500-MSM24 module installed Yes. Table 7: BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module Compatibility—8500 Series with 8900 Series 8900 Series Modules 8500 Series Modules 20 8900MSM128 8900. Table 5. certain restrictions apply. Table 6. Table 5: BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module Compatibility—8800 Series with 8900 Series 8900 Series Modules 8800 Series Modules 8900MSM128 890010G24X-c 8900G96T-c 890010G8X-xl 8900-G48T-xl 8900-G48X-xl MSM-G8X No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes MSM-48 No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes MSM-48C No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 8800 original series I/O Yes Yes Yes. and Table 7 show supported and unsupported module series combinations. except for 10G4X Yes Yes Yes 8800 a series I/O Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 8800 c series I/O Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 8800 e series I/O Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Table 6: BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module Compatibility—8800 Series with 8500 Series 8500 Series Modules 8800 Series Modules 8500-MSM24* 8500-G24X-e 8500-G48T-e MSM-G8X No Yes Yes MSM-48 No Yes Yes MSM-48C No Yes Yes 8800 original series I/O No 8800 a series I/O No 8800 c series I/O* No Yes.10G24X-c 8900G96T-c 890010G8X-xl 8900G48T-xl 8900G48X-xl 8500-MSM24 No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes 8500-G24X-e No Yes Yes Yes Yes 8500-G48T-e No Yes. unless the switch has an 8500-MSM24 module installed 8800 e series I/O No *The S-G8Xc and S10G1Xc port option cards are supported in the MSM24 module.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules Although modules from different series can generally be used together in the same BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis.

CAUTION
Do not attempt to combine modules from the BlackDiamond 8800 series and BlackDiamond 12800 series product
lines. When a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch is running, ExtremeXOS software will not recognize an installed
BlackDiamond 12800 series module.

Management Switch Modules (MSM)
The following MSMs are available for the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches:

8500-MSM24

8800 series MSMs

MSM-G8X

MSM-48

MSM-48c

8900-MSM128

The MSMs provide the active switching fabric and CPU control subsystem for the switch. One MSM is
required for switch operation; however, adding a second MSM to the chassis increases reliability and
throughput.
A compact flash slot allows you to insert an external compact flash memory card. (See “External
Compact Flash Memory Card” on page 14 for more information about Extreme Networks-supported
compact flash cards.)

Redundant MSM Activity
The BlackDiamond 8800 series switches can run with a single MSM installed. When you install an
additional MSM, one MSM operates as the primary MSM and the other becomes the backup
(secondary) MSM. The primary MSM is responsible for upper-layer protocol processing and system
management functions. Packet handling is distributed among the CPUs of all installed MSMs.
When you save the switch configuration, it is saved to all MSMs.
Selection of the primary MSM occurs automatically. The following examples describe the selection
process:

When a switch boots with two MSMs installed, the MSM in the lower-numbered slot becomes the
primary MSM. In the BlackDiamond 8810 switch this is slot 5; in the BlackDiamond 8806 switch, this
is slot 3.

When a switch boots with a single MSM (regardless of the slot position), it is selected as the primary
MSM.
If a second MSM is added to the switch after it has been powered up, the added MSM becomes the
backup MSM. MSMs that operate as backup MSMs can be inserted and removed without disrupting
network services.

If you remove the primary MSM while the switch is operating, the backup MSM performs a soft
reset and then becomes the primary MSM.
For example, in a BlackDiamond 8810 switch with a primary MSM in slot 5 and a backup MSM in
slot 6, if you remove the primary MSM from slot 5, the backup MSM in slot 6 becomes the primary
MSM.

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MSM Physical Features
Figure 5 shows the 8500-MSM24.

Figure 5: 8500-MSM24

Module status LEDs
Console port

Compact flash

A R
MGMT
port D

BD_229

Figure 6 shows the MSM-G8X.

Figure 6: MSM-G8X
Module status LEDs
Mini-GBIC
fiber ports

ERR
ENV

SYS/STA

MSTR/DIAG

Console port

Compact flash

MGMT port

A

R
D
ASP038A

Figure 7 shows the MSM-48.

Figure 7: MSM-48
Module status LEDs
ERR
ENV

SYS

Console port

MSTR

Compact flash

MGMT port

A

R
D
ASP050

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Figure 8 shows the MSM-48c.

Figure 8: MSM-48c
Module status LEDs

Console port

Compact flash

MGMT
port

A R
D
ASP_051

Figure 9 shows the 8900-MSM128 module.

Figure 9: 8900-MSM128

Module status LEDs
Console port
Management Switch Module

Compact flash

A R
MGMT
port D

BD_226

The BlackDiamond 8000 series MSMs have the following features on the front panel:

Console port—DB-9 serial port used to connect a terminal and perform local management.

Management port—A 10/100 Mbps Ethernet management port used to connect an Ethernet cable
directly from your laptop to the switch to view and locally manage the switch configurations. This
port can also be used to connect the system into a parallel management network for administration.

A button—Allows you to select the alternate BootROM image when you power on the module. To
use the alternate BootROM image, you must hold the A button while pressing the R button
simultaneously.

D button—Allows you to force a system dump that dumps the debug information into NVRAM.
This information is available on the next reboot. No core file is created.

R button—Allows you to reset the MSM without removing the module from the chassis.

Compact flash slot

In addition, the MSM-G8X has eight SFP data ports. These data ports operate the same as the ports on
the G24X I/O module. (See “G24X I/O Module” on page 28 for more information about these ports.)
The eight data ports are integrated into the MSM and managed by a separate I/O processor, which
retains control of the eight Ethernet ports on the MSM during a failover. The backup MSM can take
control of the ports.

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BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules
The 8500-MSM24, MSM-48c and 8900-MSM128 modules have a slot for one of the following option
cards:

S-G8Xc—Adds eight 1-gigabit SFP data ports to the MSM. These data ports operate the same as the
ports on the G24Xc I/O module. (See “G24Xc I/O Module” on page 40 for more information.)

S-10G1Xc—Adds one 10-gigabit XFP data port to the MSM. This data port operates the same as the
ports on the 10G4Xc I/O module. (See “10G4Xc I/O Module” on page 38 for more information.)

Different MSM models have different memory and processing capacity. For details of feature support in
the MSMs, see the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide.
NOTE
See the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide and the ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide for more information about
numbering conventions for the modules and ports, as well as configuration and display information.

MSM LEDs
Table 8 describes the LED activity on the BlackDiamond 8000 series MSMs.

Table 8: 8500-MSM24, MSM-G8X, MSM-48. MSM-48c, and 8900-MSM128 LEDs
LED

Color

Indicates

ERR

Amber

A critical software error has been logged since power-up.

Off

Normal operation is occurring.

Green

Environment (temperature, fan, power supply) is operating properly.

Amber

Environmental failure has occurred.

Green

Module is operating as primary MSM.

Amber

Module is operating as backup (secondary) MSM.

Green blinking

Power-on self-test (POST) is running.

Off

Normal operation for diagnostics.

Green blinking

Normal operation is occurring.

Amber blinking

Diagnostic tests are running on the module.

ENV
MSTR
or
MSTR/DIAG

SYS
or
SYS/STA

The LED resets if the diagnostics are terminated. The LED returns
to flashing amber if another diagnostic test is started.
Amber

Diagnostic failure has occurred.

Off

Switch is not receiving power.

Link on MSTR
Ethernet port

Green

Link is up.

Off

Link is down.

Activity on MSTR

Amber

Packet activity is occurring.

NOTE
The LEDs on the management Ethernet port are not labeled. On the MSM-G8X and MSM-48 modules, the LED on
the right is the link LED, and the one on the left is the activity LED. On other MSMs, the left LED indicates link
status, and the right LED indicates link activity by blinking green.

NOTE
The data port LEDs on the MSM-G8X operate the same as the port status LEDs on the G24X I/O module.

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c-series. When a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch is powered on. the inserted module does not become operational because of the mismatch. The default configuration allows the I/O module ports to participate in the VLAN named default. the show slot command shows the module state as mismatch. NOTE See the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide and the ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide for feature-specific information related to BlackDiamond 8000 series modules. The default configuration for the I/O module is not preserved unless you explicitly save the configuration to NVRAM. If this situation occurs. The preconfigured information is applied to the module after it is inserted. See the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide and the ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide for more information about these limitations. If you preconfigure a slot for a specific module type and then insert a different type of module. limitations on feature sets may occur. and e-series. or preconfigure a slot for a certain type of module and configuration. the software generates a default configuration for any slots that contain I/O modules. You can configure parameters of an I/O module after it is installed. CAUTION When BlackDiamond I/O modules from different series (8500 series.I/O Modules The following series of I/O modules are available for the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches: ● BlackDiamond 8500 series I/O modules (see page 26) ● BlackDiamond 8800 series I/O modules: ● ■ BlackDiamond 8800 original series I/O modules (see page 28) ■ BlackDiamond 8800 a-series I/O modules (see page 32) ■ BlackDiamond 8800 c-series I/O modules (see page 36) ■ BlackDiamond 8800 e-series I/O modules (see page 42) BlackDiamond 8900 series I/O modules (see page 45) No configuration information is stored on the I/O modules. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 25 . or 8900 series) are installed in the same BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. all configuration information is stored on the MSMs. 8800 original series. a-series.

The following error messages are similar to the messages that may be displayed on the console or in the log.3.please program the eeprom ● Log: <Error: HAL.3af PoE specification.) ● Console: ERROR: Unknown cardtype in slot 2 . all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The 8500-G48T-e I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status ● POE Present For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8500-G48T-e I/O module. the ports can deliver Power over Ethernet (PoE) to an attached device as well as the usual Ethernet connection.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules BlackDiamond 8500 Series I/O Modules The BlackDiamond 8500 series modules include: ● 8500-G48T-e ● 8500-G24X-e CAUTION ExtremeXOS builds earlier than version 12. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. Figure 10: 8500-G48T-e I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports PoE Present Module status LEDs BD_230 You can add an optional S-POE daughter card to the 8500-G48T-e I/O module to provide Power over Ethernet functions in this module. using a single cable. In the default configuration of the 8500-G48T-e I/O module.x do not support the BlackDiamond 8500 series modules.Error> MSM-A: Unable to read cardtype for slot 2 8500-G48T-e The 8500-G48T-e I/O module (Figure 10) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45 connectors. If you attempt to install one of these I/O modules before upgrading the software on your MSM the module will not be recognized by the software and it will not power up. The 8500-G48T-e I/O module supports the IEEE 802. With an installed S-POE card.Card. 26 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . (Samples represent an unrecognized module in slot 2.

BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 27 . Figure 11: 8500-G24X-e I/O Module 1000BASE-X ports Module status LEDs BD_231 In the default configuration of the 8500-G48T-e I/O module. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.8500-G24X-e The 8500-G24X-e I/O module (Figure 11) has 24 unpopulated SFP-based 1-gigabit Ethernet ports. protocol type and VLANid) The 8500-G24X-e I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8500-G24X-e I/O module.

protocol type and VLANid) The G24X module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G24X module. 28 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . For information about the SFP modules. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. Figure 12: G24X I/O Module Module status LEDs 1000BASE-X ports ASP041A In the default configuration of the G24X module. see the Extreme Networks Pluggable Interface Modules Installation Guide. G24X I/O Module The G24X I/O module (Figure 12) has 24 unpopulated SFP-based Gigabit Ethernet ports.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules BlackDiamond 8800 Original Series I/O Modules The BlackDiamond 8800 original series of I/O modules consists of the following: ● G24X I/O Module on page 28 ● 10G4X I/O Module on page 29 ● G48T I/O Module on page 30 ● G48P I/O Module on page 31 NOTE The ports on the MSM-G8X also have the same operational features as the ports on the G24X I/O module and can be included as part of the BlackDiamond 8800 original series I/O modules. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.

see the Extreme Networks Pluggable Interface Modules Installation Guide. Figure 13: 10G4X I/O Module Module status LEDs 10 Gbs ports ASP040A In the default configuration of the 10G4X I/O module. ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 29 . If a 10G4X module and an 8900-G96Tc module are installed in the same chassis. protocol type and VLANid) The 10G4X I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 10G4X I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.10G4X I/O Module The 10G4X I/O module (Figure 13) has four unpopulated XENPAK-based 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged. NOTE The 10G4X module is not compatible with the 8900-G96Tc module. For information about the XENPAK interfaces. only one of these modules will function.

see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The G48T I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48T I/O module. Figure 14: G48T I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports Module status LEDs ASP037A In the default configuration of the G48T I/O module. 30 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules G48T I/O Module The G48T I/O module (Figure 14) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45 connectors.

G48P I/O Module
The G48P I/O module (Figure 15) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45
connectors. In addition to the Ethernet connection, these ports can deliver Power over Ethernet (PoE) to
an attached device using the same cable. The G48P I/O module supports the IEEE 802.3af PoE
specification.

Figure 15: G48P I/O Module
10/100/1000BASE-T
PoE ports

Module status LEDs
ASP039A

When powered devices (PDs) are connected to a port, the PDs are discovered and classified as
802.3af-compliant or as legacy devices. ExtremeXOS implements the following functions:

Enables the port for discovery, classification, and power delivery

Enforces port power limits by denying power to a device exceeding the configured limit

Enforces class limits by denying power to a device exceeding the class limit

Reports and tracks port power faults

In the default configuration of the G48P I/O module, all ports:

Are added to the default VLAN as untagged

Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example, protocol type and VLANid)

Operate in autonegotiation mode

The G48P I/O module has the following LEDs:

Module status

Module diagnostics

Port status

Power status

For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48P I/O module, see “I/O Module LEDs” on
page 50.

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BlackDiamond 8800 a-Series I/O Modules
The BlackDiamond 8800 a-series I/O modules include:

G48Ta I/O Module on page 33

G48Xa I/O Module on page 34

10G4Xa I/O Module on page 35

10G4Ca I/O Module on page 36
CAUTION

BlackDiamond a-series modules require specific minimum versions of ExtremeXOS software to be recognized by the
MSM (see Table 9). Software builds earlier than the listed versions do not support the specified I/O modules.
If you attempt to install one of these I/O modules before upgrading the software on your MSM, the module will not
be recognized by the software and it will not power up. The following error messages are similar to the messages
that may be displayed on the console or in the log. (Samples represent an unrecognized module in slot 2.)

On the console: ERROR: Unknown cardtype in slot 2 - please program the eeprom

In the log: <Error: HAL.Card.Error> MSM-A: Unable to read cardtype for slot 2

Table 9: Minimum Software Versions for BlackDiamond 8800 a-Series Modules

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Module

Required ExtremeXOS version

G48Ta

ExtremeXOS 11.5.0 or later

G48Xa

ExtremeXOS 11.5.0 or later

10G4Xa

ExtremeXOS 11.6.0 or later

10G4Ca

ExtremeXOS 12.0.1 or later

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G48Ta I/O Module
The G48Ta I/O module (Figure 16) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard
RJ-45 connectors.

Figure 16: G48Ta I/O Module
10/100/1000BASE-T
ports

Module status LEDs
ASP048

In the default configuration of the G48Ta I/O module, all ports:

Are added to the default VLAN as untagged

Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example, protocol type and VLANid)

Operate in autonegotiation mode

The G48Ta I/O module has the following LEDs:

Module status

Module diagnostics

Port status

For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Ta I/O module, see “I/O Module LEDs”
on page 50.

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G48Xa I/O Module
The G48Xa I/O module (Figure 17) has 48 unpopulated SFP-based 1000BASE-X ports.

Figure 17: G48Xa I/O Module
1000BASE-X
ports

Module status LEDs
ASP049A

In the default configuration of the G48Xa module, all ports:

Are added to the default VLAN as untagged

Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example, protocol type and VLANid)

The G48Xa module has the following LEDs:

Module status

Module diagnostics

Port status

For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Xa module, see “I/O Module LEDs” on
page 50. For information about SFPs, see the Extreme Networks Pluggable Interface Modules Installation
Guide.

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all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. protocol type and VLANid) The 10G4Xa I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 10G4Xa I/O module. For information about the XFP interfaces.10G4Xa I/O Module The 10G4Xa I/O module (Figure 18) has four XFP-based 10-gigabit Ethernet ports. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 35 . Figure 18: 10G4Xa I/O Module 10G4Xa 10GBASE-X XFP Module status LEDs 41612 10 Gbs ports BD_155 In the default configuration of the 10G4Xa I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. see the Extreme Networks Pluggable Interface Modules Installation Guide.

see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example.Card. If you attempt to install one of these I/O modules before upgrading the software on your MSM the module will not be recognized by the software and it will not power up.Error> MSM-A: Unable to read cardtype for slot 2 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . The following error messages are similar to the messages that may be displayed on the console or in the log.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules 10G4Ca I/O Module The 10G4Ca I/O module (Figure 18) has four 10-gigabit Ethernet ports that use CX4 interface connectors.please program the eeprom ● Log: <Error: HAL. (Samples represent an unrecognized module in slot 2.1 do not support the BlackDiamond 8800 c-series modules. Figure 19: 10G4Ca I/O Module 10G4Ca 10GBASE-CX4 Module status LEDs 41613 10 Gbs ports BD_156 In the default configuration of the 10G4Ca I/O module. BlackDiamond 8800 c-Series I/O Modules The BlackDiamond 8800 c-series of I/O modules consists of the following: ● G48Tc I/O Module on page 37 ● 10G4Xc I/O Module on page 38 ● 10G8Xc I/O Module on page 39 ● G24Xc I/O Module on page 40 ● G48Xc I/O Module on page 41 CAUTION ExtremeXOS builds earlier than version 12. protocol type and VLANid) The 10G4Ca I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 10G4Ca I/O module.) 36 ● Console: ERROR: Unknown cardtype in slot 2 .

all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. as well as the usual Ethernet connection. Figure 20: G48Tc I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports Module status LEDs ASP051 You can add an optional S-POE daughter card to the G48Tc I/O module to provide Power over Ethernet functions in this module. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 37 . the ports can deliver Power over Ethernet (PoE) to an attached device. using a single cable. In the default configuration of the G48Tc I/O module.G48Tc I/O Module The G48Tc I/O module (Figure 20) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45 connectors. With an installed S-POE card. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.3af PoE specification. protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The G48Tc I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status ● POE present For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Tc I/O module. The G48Tc I/O module supports the IEEE 802.

Figure 21: 10G4Xc I/O Module Module status LEDs 10G4Xc 10GBASE-X XFP 41614 10 Gbs ports BD_155 In the default configuration of the 10G4Xc I/O module. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. 38 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules 10G4Xc I/O Module The 10G4Xc I/O module (Figure 21) has four unpopulated XFP-based 10-gigabit Ethernet ports. protocol type and VLANid) The 10G4Xc I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 10G4Xc I/O module.

This module is over-subscribed 2:1. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 39 . all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.10G8Xc I/O Module The 10G8Xc I/O module Figure 22 has eight unpopulated XFP-based 10-gigabit Ethernet ports. Figure 22: 10G8Xc I/O Module Module status LEDs 10G8Xc 10GBASE-X XFP 41615 10 Gbs ports BD_155 In the default configuration of the 10G8Xc I/O module. protocol type and VLANid) The 10G8Xc I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 10G8Xc I/O module.

BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules G24Xc I/O Module The G24Xc I/O module Figure 23 has 24 unpopulated SFP-based 1-gigabit Ethernet ports. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. 40 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . protocol type and VLANid) The G24Xc I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G24Xc I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. Figure 23: G24Xc I/O Module 1000BASE-X ports Module status LEDs ASP049B In the default configuration of the G24Xc I/O module.

G48Xc I/O Module The G48Xc I/O module (Figure 24) has 48 unpopulated SFP-based 1-gigabit Ethernet ports. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 41 . Figure 24: G48Xc I/O Module 1000BASE-X ports Module status LEDs ASP049A In the default configuration of the G48Xc I/O module. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. protocol type and VLANid) The G48Xc I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Xc I/O module.

all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example.please program the eeprom ● Log: <Error: HAL. the module will not be recognized by the software and it will not power up. Figure 25: G48Te I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports Module status LEDs ASP047 In the default configuration of the G48Te I/O module.0 do not support G48Te or G48Pe I/O modules. this module will be oversubscribed 2:1. When an 8800 series switch is running in dual-MSM mode. 42 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .) ● Console: ERROR: Unknown cardtype in slot 2 .5. (Samples represent an unrecognized module in slot 2. If you attempt to install one of these I/O modules before upgrading the software on your MSM to the required minimum version. protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The G48Te I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Te I/O module. The following error messages are similar to the messages that may be displayed on the console or in the log. ExtremeXOS builds earlier than version 12.Error> MSM-A: Unable to read cardtype for slot 2 G48Te I/O Module The G48Te I/O module (Figure 25) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45 connectors.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules BlackDiamond 8800 e-Series I/O Modules The BlackDiamond 8800 e-series of I/O modules include: ● G48Te I/O Module on page 42 ● G48Pe I/O Module on page 43 ● G48Te2 I/O Module on page 44 CAUTION ExtremeXOS software builds earlier than version 11. When the switch is running a single MSM. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. this module will be oversubscribed 4:1.Card.1 do not support the G48Te2 I/O module.

all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. classification. In addition to the Ethernet connection. and power delivery ● Enforces port power limits by denying power to a device exceeding the configured limit ● Enforces class limits by denying power to a device exceeding the class limit ● Reports and tracks port power faults In the default configuration of the G48Pe I/O module. the PDs are discovered and classified as 802. When an 8800 series switch is running in dual-MSM mode. The G48Pe I/O module supports the IEEE 802. When the switch is running a single MSM. ExtremeXOS implements the following functions: ● Enables the port for discovery. this module will be oversubscribed 2:1.G48Pe I/O Module The G48Pe I/O module (Figure 26) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45 connectors. these ports can deliver Power over Ethernet (PoE) to an attached device. using the same cable. Figure 26: G48Pe I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T PoE ports Module status LEDs ASP046 When powered devices (PDs) are connected to a port. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 43 . see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.3af PoE specification.3af-compliant or as legacy devices. this module will be oversubscribed 4:1. protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The G48Pe I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port/Power status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Pe I/O module.

44 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The G48Te2 I/O module has the following LEDs: ● PoE present ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the G48Te2 I/O module. using a single cable. Figure 27: G48Te2 I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports Module status LEDs ASP052 You can add an optional S-POE daughter card to the G48Te2 I/O module to provide Power over Ethernet functions in this module.3af PoE specification. the ports can deliver Power over Ethernet (PoE) to an attached device. The G48Te2 I/O module supports the IEEE 802. in addition to the usual Ethernet connection. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. With an installed S-POE card. In the default configuration of the G48Te2 I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules G48Te2 I/O Module The G48Te2 I/O module (Figure 25) has 48 autosensing 10/100/1000BASE-T ports that use standard RJ-45 connectors.

If you attempt to install one of these I/O modules before upgrading the software on your MSM the module will not be recognized by the software and it will not power up. use the show version CLI command. 8900-G48T-xl.Card. (Most of these chassis models are labeled Aspen instead of BlackDiamond.3 do not support the BlackDiamond 8900-G96T-c or 8900-10G24X-c modules. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 45 . This compatibility issue affects only I/O modules. ExtremeXOS software will not allow an 8900 series I/O module to become operational if it is inserted into a chassis labeled Aspen 8810.please program the eeprom ● Log: <Error: HAL.) ● Console: ERROR: Unknown cardtype in slot 2 . ExtremeXOS builds earlier than version 12.BlackDiamond 8900 Series Modules The following 8900 series I/O modules are available: ● 8900-G96T-c (see page 46) ● 8900-10G24X-c (see page 47) ● 8900-10G8X-xl (see page 48) ● 8900-G48T-xl (see page 49) ● 8900-G48X-xl (see page 50) CAUTION ExtremeXOS builds earlier than version 12. CAUTION The backplane connectors do not seat properly if you try to insert an 8900 series I/O module into a chassis labeled Aspen 8810 (manufacturing part number 800129-00.) To verify the part number and revision. (Samples represent an unrecognized module in slot 2. The following error messages are similar to the messages that may be displayed on the console or in the log. or 8900-G48X-xl modules. revision 10 or earlier).4 do not support the 8900-10G8X-xl.Error> MSM-A: Unable to read cardtype for slot 2 Do not install 8900 series I/O modules in any slot of a BlackDiamond 8810 chassis that has a manufacturing part number of 800129-00 (revision 10 or earlier).

MRJ21 7 1 8 15 2 50 3 51 18 12 4 52 5 53 6 54 7 55 8 56 9 57 28 10 58 30 24 11 59 12 60 13 61 14 62 15 63 16 64 36 17 65 18 66 19 67 46 42 20 68 21 69 22 70 24 72 54 25 73 26 74 27 75 28 76 60 29 77 30 78 31 79 Module status LEDs 66 32 80 33 81 34 82 76 72 35 83 36 84 38 86 39 87 40 88 42 90 43 91 Push Button 95 90 84 41 89 94 88 89 78 37 85 92 93 82 83 77 91 86 87 81 70 71 85 80 74 75 64 65 79 73 68 69 58 59 48 23 71 63 52 53 47 67 62 56 57 51 40 41 61 50 44 45 34 35 29 38 39 55 49 43 32 33 22 23 41532 37 31 26 27 16 17 11 6 1 49 21 10 4 25 20 14 9 5 19 13 2 3 44 92 45 93 46 94 96 47 95 48 1~48 96 Port group selector button 49~96 BD_228 In the default configuration of the 8900-G96T-c I/O module. If an 8900-G96Tc module and a 10G4X module are installed in the same chassis. Each connector provides six ports. Figure 28: 8900-G96T-c I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports 96-port 10/100/1000BASE-T. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. NOTE The 8900-G96Tc module is not compatible with the 10G4X module. only one of these modules will function. protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode A pushbutton switch at the right of the module front panel selects which of two port groups are displayed by the port LEDs. 46 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . The 8900-G96T-c I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8900-G96T-c I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules 8900-G96T-c The 8900-G96T-c I/O module (Figure 28) has 96 10/100/1000BASE-T ports using MRJ21 connectors.

protocol type and VLANid) The 8900-10G24X-c I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8900-10G24X-c I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example.8900-10G24X-c I/O Module The 8900-10G24X-c I/O module (Figure 29) has 24 unpopulated SFP+-based 10-gigabit Ethernet ports Figure 29: 8900-10G24X-c I/O Module 10-gigabit ports Module status LEDs BD_227 In the default configuration of the 8900-10G24X-c I/O module. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 47 .

48 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. protocol type and VLANid) The 8900-10G8X-xl I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8900-10G8X-xl I/O module.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules 8900-10G8X-xl I/O Module The 8900-10G8X-xl I/O module (Figure 30) has eight unpopulated XFP-based 10-gigabit Ethernet ports. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. Figure 30: 8900-10G8X-xl I/O Module Module status LEDs 10 Gbs ports BD_279 In the default configuration of the 8900-10G8X-xl I/O module.

protocol type and VLANid) ● Operate in autonegotiation mode The 8900-G48T-xl I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8900-G48T-xl I/O module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example.8900-G48T-xl I/O Module The 8900-G48T-xl I/O module (Figure 31) has 48 10/100/1000 1000BASE-T ports using standard RJ-45 connectors. Figure 31: 8900-G48T-xl I/O Module 10/100/1000BASE-T ports Module status LEDs BD_280 In the default configuration of the 8900-G48T-xl I/O module. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 49 .

BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules 8900-G48X-xl I/O Module The 8900-G48X-xl I/O module (Figure 32) has 48 unpopulated SFP-based 1-gigabit Ethernet ports. or 8500-G48T-e I/O module with an installed S-POE card. and inline power delivery status for I/O modules in the BlackDiamond 8800 series of switches. G48Te2. NOTE Inline power delivery applies only to the ports on the G48P and G48Pe I/O modules or to a G48tc. I/O Module LEDs This section describes the LEDs for the module. see “I/O Module LEDs” on page 50. 50 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . protocol type and VLANid) The 8900-G48X-xl I/O module has the following LEDs: ● Module status ● Module diagnostics ● Port status For information about the LEDs and their activity on the 8900-G48X-xl I/O module. Figure 32: 8900-G48X-xl I/O Module 1000BASE-X ports Module status LEDs BD_281 In the default configuration of the 8900-G48X-xl I/O module. all ports: ● Are added to the default VLAN as untagged ● Inherit the properties of the default VLAN (for example. the port.

Table 11: Port LEDs for the BlackDiamond 8000 Series Non-PoE I/O Modules and Port Option Cards LED Color Indicates Port Solid green Link up Slow green blinking Port disabled Amber blinking Activity Off Link down BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 51 . code version error. Table 10: LED Meanings in I/O Modules for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches LED Color PoE Present Indicates The optional PoE card is installed on the module. diagnostic failure. This LED is present only on the G48Tc. Status DIAG Green blinking Normal operation Amber blinking Configuration error. 8500-G48T-e. or other severe module error Off No power Off Normal operation Amber blinking Diagnostics in progress Amber Diagnostic failure Port LEDs on Non-PoE Modules This section describes the port LEDs for non-PoE BlackDiamond 8000 series I/O modules and for port option cards installed in the MSM-8c. and 8900-G48T-xl modules. These include the following modules and option cards: ● G24X ● 10G8Xc ● G48T ● G48Te ● 10G4X ● G48Te2 (without S-POE card) ● G48Ta ● 8500-G24X-e ● G48Xa ● 8500-G48T-e (without S-POE card) ● 10G4Xa ● 8900-10G24X-c ● 10G4Ca ● 8900-G96T-c ● G48Tc (without S-POE card) ● 8900-G48T-xl (without S-POE card) ● G24Xc ● S-10G1Xc option card ● G48Xc ● S-G8Xc option card ● 10G4Xc Table 11 describes the LED meanings for each port on the non-PoE BlackDiamond 8000 series I/O modules and the port option cards for the MSM-8c. G48Te2.Module LEDs Table 10 describes the LED activity for all I/O modules that are installed in BlackDiamond 8800 series switches.

and 8900-G48T-xl modules without an installed S-POE card. or 8500-G48T-e or 8900-G48T-xl with S-POE Card) This section describes the port LEDs for BlackDiamond 8000 series I/O modules that support PoE. and G48Tc. Port LEDs on PoE Modules (G48P. the port LEDs operate as described in Table 12. G48Te2. Table 12: Port LEDs for the PoE-capable I/O Modules LED Color and State Meaning Port with power enabled Solid amber Link up Amber blinking Activity Slow amber blinking Port disabled or Link down Blinking amber/green Power fault or insufficient power Solid green Link up Slow green blinking Port disabled Green blinking Activity Off Link down Blinking amber/green Power fault or insufficient power Port with power disabled 52 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . These include the following modules: ● G48P I/O module ● G48Pe I/O module ● G48Tc I/O module with an installed S-POE card ● G48Te2 I/O module with an installed S-POE card ● 8500-G48T-e I/O module with an installed S-POE card ● 8900-G48T-xl I/O module with an installed S-POE card Port LEDs on these modules indicate the status of the inline power delivered through the ports.BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules NOTE Table 11 describes port LED activity for the G48Tc. 8500-G48T-e. Table 12 describes the LED meanings for each port on the PoE-capable I/O modules. When these modules have an S-POE card installed. G48Pe. G48Te2.

Table 13 lists the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and their compatible power supply units. After the system is properly configured. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 53 . 700W/ 1200W AC PSU OR 1200W DC PSU Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 700/1200 W AC PSU in combination with a 1200W DC PSU. The BlackDiamond power supply units are intended for use in specific BlackDiamond switches only. the others will provide sufficient power to operate a fully loaded switch. Table 13: PSU Compatibility in BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches BlackDiamond Switch Compatible PSU Compatibility Notes BlackDiamond 8806 600W/ 900W AC PSU AND/OR 700W/ 1200W AC PSU OR 1200W DC PSU The 700/1200 W AC PSU can be used in combination with a 600/900 W AC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8806 system only. AC power supplies in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches are fully fault tolerant and load-sharing in an N+1 configuration. if one PSU fails. For a switch using DC power supplies in an N+N configuration. each group of power supplies can provide A/B feed redundancy for the system.3 Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches The chapter describes the power supply units used with the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and includes the following sections: ● Overview of BlackDiamond 8800 Series Power Supplies on page 53 ● Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU on page 54 ● Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU on page 57 ● Combining Different AC PSU Models on page 59 ● Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU on page 60 Overview of BlackDiamond 8800 Series Power Supplies The BlackDiamond 8800 series switches can be powered by either AC or DC power supplies (PSUs). BlackDiamond 8810 Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 600/900 W AC PSU or the 700/1200 W AC PSU in combination with a 1200W DC PSU.

return the defective 700/1200 W AC PSU to Extreme Networks for repair or replacement. 54 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Figure 33: Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU EX_015 The front panel on each 700/1200 W AC PSU provides a handle for insertion and removal of the unit. The power supply bay in a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch can accommodate up to six hot-swappable Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSUs. Two cooling fans draw air in through the front vents on the PSU and exhaust the air through the rear vents of the switch. Airflow through the PSU is independent from the airflow through the rest of the switch. Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 700/1200 W AC PSU with an Extreme Networks 1200W DC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8800 series switch. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to open the 700/1200 W AC PSU enclosure for any reason. the Extreme Networks 700W/1200 W AC PSU can be used with an Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU in the same chassis. the PSU does not contain user-serviceable parts. In the event of failure. The AC input connection is located on the switch directly below each installed power supply.Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU Figure 33 shows the Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC UL-listed accessory power supply unit (Model number 60020/PS 2336). NOTE In a BlackDiamond 8806 system.

All power supply cords must meet the requirements listed in “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172. This is not a field operator replaceable fuse. the maximum DC output power of the PSU is 700 W. If you use a 110 V AC power supply cord. In the event of failure. immediately return the Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU for a complete replacement. immediately return the defective Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU for a complete replacement. If you use a 220V AC power supply cord the maximum DC output power of the PSU is 1200 W. or purchase a cord from your local supplier. Table 14 describes the LED activity. An AC power supply cord is not shipped with the 700/1200 W AC PSU. Fuse The Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU line and neutral legs are both fused. Table 14: LEDs on the 700/1200 W AC PSU PSU Condition Power Green Predictive Fail Amber Fail Amber Power supply AC outputs working normally On Off Off AC input power present/standby output on Blinking Off Off Current limit on 48 VDC output On Off Blinking Predictive failure On Blinking Off No input power to this PSU only Off Off On No input power to any PSU Off Off Off Power supply failure Off Off On Power Supply Cords The Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU(s) can be used with either a 110 V AC or a 220 V AC power supply cord. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to configure or replace fuses in Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSUs! In the event of failure. contact your local Extreme Networks Channel Account Manager or Sales Manager. To purchase an AC power cord. Power to the switch may still be live if the neutral fuse is open.LEDs The front panel of the Extreme Networks 700/1200 W AC PSU provides status LEDs. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 55 .

CAUTION The 700/1200 W AC PSU does not have a switch for turning the unit on and off. Each PSU provides 700 W to the system if the AC input is in the 110 V low-line output power range and 1200 W to the system if the AC input is in the 220 V high-line output power range. The software determines the maximum available power required for the switch and enables the modules accordingly. More installed PSUs are needed to support the load if the low-line power range is used to power the switch. to prevent over-current conditions. Make sure that the 700/1200 W AC PSU circuit is not overloaded. 56 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . such as a circuit-breaker.Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Specifications The 700/1200 W AC PSU functions from 90 V to 264 V and 47 Hz to 63 Hz AC Input. Use proper over-current protection. Make sure that this connection is easily accessible. Remove the plug from the electrical outlet to disconnect power to the 700/1200 W AC PSU.

Minimum Software Required The MSM running in your BlackDiamond 8806 switch requires ExtremeXOS version 11. In the event of failure.5. possibly resulting in PSU shutdown and/or chassis reboot.Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU Figure 34 shows the Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC UL-listed accessory power supply unit (Model number 41050/PS 2431). return the defective 600W/900W AC PSU to Extreme Networks for repair or replacement.2. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 57 . Two cooling fans draw air in through the front vents on the PSU and exhaust the air through the rear vents of the switch. the software does not recognize the 600/900 W AC PSU and the PSU will not be budgeted properly.1 (or later) in order to recognize an Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU.3. In ExtremeXOS releases earlier than those. In ExtremeXOS releases 11. Extreme Networks does not recommend using the 600W/900W AC PSU in combination with an Extreme Networks 1200W DC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8806 system. NOTE The Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU can be used in combination with an Extreme Networks 700W/1200W AC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8806 system. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to open the 600W/900W AC PSU enclosure for any reason. 11.4.6.4. The power supply bay can accommodate up to six hot-swappable 600/900 W AC PSUs. The AC input is located on the switch directly below each installed power supply. Figure 34: Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU EX_015 The front panel on each 600/900 W AC PSU provides a handle for insertion and removal of the unit. Airflow through the PSU is independent of the airflow through the rest of the switch.1. This power supply is compatible with the BlackDiamond 8806 switch. the PSU does not contain user-serviceable parts. and 11. the 600/900 W AC PSU is disabled on all chassis.

This is not a field operator replaceable fuse. An AC power supply cord is not shipped with the 600/900 W AC PSU. the maximum DC output power of the PSU is 600 W. Make sure that this connection is easily accessible. Table 15 describes the operation of these LEDs. Fuse The Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU line and neutral legs are both fused. Use proper over-current protection. All power supply cords must meet the requirements listed in “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172. immediately return the Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU for a complete replacement.Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches LEDs The front panel of the 600/900 W AC PSU provides status LEDs. Make sure that the 600/900 W AC PSU circuit is not overloaded. Table 15: LEDs on the Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU PSU Condition Power Green Predictive Fail Amber Fail Amber Power supply AC outputs working normally On Off Off AC input power present/standby output on Blinking Off Off Current limit on 48 VDC output On Off Blinking Predictive failure On Blinking Off No input power to this PSU only Off Off On No input power to any PSU Off Off Off Power supply failure Off Off On Power Supply Cords If you use a 110 V AC power supply cord. or purchase a cord from your local supplier. such as a circuit-breaker. In the event of failure. immediately return the defective Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU for a complete replacement. Power to the system may still be live if the neutral fuse is open. Remove the plug from the electrical outlet to disconnect power to the 600/900 W AC PSU. contact your local Extreme Networks Channel Account Manager or Sales Manager. CAUTION The 600/900 W AC PSU does not have a switch for turning the unit on and off. to prevent over-current conditions. To purchase an AC power cord. If you use a 220V AC power supply cord the maximum DC output power of the PSU is 900 W. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to configure or replace fuses in Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSUs! In the event of failure. 58 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

or to keep 110 V AC PSUs disabled. More installed PSUs are needed to support the load if the low-line power range is used to power the switch. Combining Different AC PSU Models When 600/900 W AC PSUs and 700/1200 W AC PSUs are combined in the same BlackDiamond 8806 chassis and are powered on. do not add a 600/900 W AC PSU to an existing BlackDiamond 8806 system running in the configuration listed above.Specifications The 600/900 W AC PSU functions from 90 V to 264 V and 47 Hz to 63 Hz AC Input. Extreme Networks also recommends that you avoid mixing 220 V AC and 110 V AC inputs when both 600/900 W and 700/1200 W PSUs are present in the same system. Each PSU provides 600 W to the system if the AC input is in the 110 V low-line output power range and 900 W to the system if the AC input is in the 220 V high-line output power range. To avoid causing an I/O module to be powered off. an I/O module may be powered off if a 600/900 W AC PSU is added to a BlackDiamond 8806 system running in the following configuration: ● The system is powered by three 700/1200 W AC PSUs at 220 V AC. CAUTION Even though this process avoids the possibility of over-current. When a combination of 220 V AC and 110 V AC inputs is applied. ExtremeXOS is designed to optimize total chassis power for each individual PSU type but not for a mixture of PSU types. avoiding the possibility of over-current. by deciding whether to budget down PSUs with 220 V AC inputs when PSUs with 110 V AC inputs are present. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 59 . The software determines the maximum available power required for the switch and enables the modules accordingly. ● The system includes four or more PoE I/O modules with a PoE power requirement that falls between 2391 W and 2438 W of inline power. ExtremeXOS optimizes total system power. all PSUs will be budgeted down to the lower powered 600/900 W AC output values to avoid PSU shutdown due to over-current.

Airflow through the 1200 W DC PSU is independent of the airflow that exists through the rest of the switch. EX_135 To use the 1200 W DC PSU. Figure 35 shows the 1200 W DC power supply. The power supply bay in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch can accommodate up to six hot-swappable 1200 W DC PSUs. 60 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Figure 36: Input DC Power Cable for the 1200 W DC PSU Lock Return Black: Return -48Vdc Blue: -48V Ground Green/yellow: Ground 10 ft. The connector end has a locking mechanism that locks onto the DC PSU to prevent accidental removal of the input DC cable.Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU The Extreme Networks 1200 W DC UL-listed accessory power supply unit (Model number 60021/PS 2350) is compatible with the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches. you need a -48 V DC power source capable of providing 50 A dedicated power to each 1200 W DC PSU installed in the switch. Figure 35: 1200 W DC PSU BD_168 Airflow enters from the front vents on the 1200 W DC PSU and exits to the rear vents of the switch. The input DC cable has an input connector on one end and precut wire on the other end that goes to the DC power source (see Figure 36).

return the defective 1200 W DC PSU to Extreme Networks for repair or replacement. equipment closets. In the event of failure. Table 16: LEDs on the Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU PSU Condition Power Green Predictive Fail Amber Fail Amber Power supply DC outputs working normally On Off Off DC input power present/standby output on Blinking Off Off Current limit on 48 VDC output On Off Blinking Predictive failure On Blinking Off No input power to this PSU only Off Off On No input power to any PSU Off Off Off Power supply failure Off Off On BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 61 . For central DC power connections. the PSU does not contain user-serviceable parts. or the like) in accordance with Articles 110-16. the 1200 W DC PSU is intended to be installed only in restricted access locations (dedicated equipment rooms. Minimum Software Required The MSM installed in your BlackDiamond 8800 series switch must be running ExtremeXOS version 11. and 110-18 of the National Electric Code. Extreme Networks recommends that DC and AC PSU units not be used together in the same BlackDiamond switch. Table 16 identifies the symbols and describes the LED activity. ANSI/NFPA-70.NOTE Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 1200 W DC PSU in combination with any Extreme Networks AC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8800 series system.3 or later for the system to recognize the DC PSU. 110-17. LEDs The front panel of the 1200 W DC PSU provides status LEDs. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to open the 1200 W DC PSU enclosure for any reason.

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The chapter assumes a working knowledge of local area network (LAN) operations and a familiarity with communications protocols that are used on interconnected LANs. you must read the safety information provided in Appendix A of this guide. ● Meeting power requirements To run your equipment safely. To learn more about safety issues and to ensure safety compliance. network manager. see “Power Supplies for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches” on page 188. see Appendix A. evaluate and compare your existing cable plant with the requirements of the Extreme Networks equipment to determine if you need to install new cables. The site planning process has three major parts: ● Meeting site requirements The physical installation site must meet the following requirements for a safe and successful installation: ● ■ Building and electrical code requirements ■ Environmental. you must meet the specific power requirements for each power supply unit installed in the system. For power supply specifications. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 65 . you can maximize the performance of your existing network and ensure that it is ready to migrate to future networking technologies. or before carrying out any maintenance procedures.4 Site Preparation This chapter includes the following sections: ● Planning Your Site on page 65 ● Meeting Site Requirements on page 66 ● Evaluating and Meeting Cable Requirements on page 72 ● Meeting Power Requirements on page 78 ● Applicable Industry Standards on page 80 The information in this chapter is intended for the system administrator. safety. and thermal requirements for the equipment you plan to install ■ Equipment rack requirements Evaluating and meeting cable requirements After examining your physical site and verifying that all environment requirements are met. Planning Your Site By carefully planning your site. network equipment technician. NOTE Before installing or removing any components of the system. or facilities manager responsible for installing and managing the network hardware.

http://www.nema. The address is FCC. Virginia 22209. it is important that you develop a thorough understanding of the regulations that pertain to your location and industry.S. Falls Church. Washington.ul. 20554 USA.org Five authorities on electrical codes are: ● National Electrical Code (NEC) Classification (USA only)—a recognized authority on safe electrical wiring. telephone and cable systems. wiring. Rosslyn.com ● National Electrical Manufacturing Association (NEMA) (USA only)—an organization of electrical product manufacturers. and codes on wiring specifications. The address is NFPA. and maintains contact with government agencies in matters relating to the electronics industry.W. The FCC regulates all U. disseminates marketing data.org ● Underwriters’ Laboratory (UL) (USA only)—an independent research and testing laboratory. http://www. Acceptance is usually indicated by the words “UL Approved” or “UL Listed.org ● Electronics Industries Alliance (EIA)—a trade association that develops technical standards. Federal.Site Preparation Meeting Site Requirements This section describes requirements to consider when preparing your installation site.sbcci. D. Building and Electrical Codes Building and electrical codes vary depending on your location. Illinois 60062-2096 USA. http://www. http://www. 1 Batterymarch Park. and local governments use NEC standards to establish their own laws. The following sections are provided as a resource to obtain additional information. state. http://www. 1300 N. ordinances. Members develop consensus standards for cables.fcc. During the early planning stages of installing or modifying your LAN. Massachusetts 02169 USA.nfpa.eia.” The address is UL.iccsafe. Virtually all areas of the United States are regulated by building codes and standards.gov BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . The NEC classification is published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).C. including: ● Operating Environment Requirements ● Rack Specifications and Recommendations Operating Environment Requirements Verify that your site meets all environmental and safety requirements..org ● 66 Federal Communications Commission (FCC) (USA only)—a commission that regulates all interstate and foreign electrical communication systems that originate in the United States according to the Communications Act of 1934. UL evaluates the performance and capability of electrical wiring and equipment to determine whether they meet certain safety standards when properly used. Virginia 22201 USA. 333 Pfingsten Road. Comply with all code specifications when planning your site and installing cable. Virginia 22041 USA. and electrical components. The address is EIA. 5203 Leesburg Pike. 17th Street. 445 12th Street S. Information about major building codes is located at the following websites: ● International Code Council (ICC). Arlington. Quincy. http://www.org http://www. Northbrook. 2500 Wilson Boulevard. The address is NEMA.

Follow these general thermal recommendations for your wiring closet: ● Be sure that the ventilation in the wiring closet is adequate to maintain a temperature below 104° F (40° C). such as ambient temperature and humidity.Wiring Closet Considerations Be aware of the following recommendations for your wiring closet: ● Be sure that your system is easily accessible for installation and service. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 67 . ● Use appropriate AC or DC power. It is essential that you provide a temperature-controlled environment for both performance and safety. and carpets can cause static electricity. Too much humidity can cause a fire. All distribution racks and equipment installed in the closet should be grounded. Too little humidity can produce electrical shock and fire. ● Provide adequate overhead lighting for easy maintenance. ensuring that only qualified service personnel have access to the equipment. If possible. and restricted access location. ● Use a vinyl floor covering in your wiring closet. temperatures should be kept at approximately 78° F (25° C) or lower. power distribution.and humidity-controlled indoor area that is free of airborne materials that can conduct electricity. Install the equipment in a secured. (Concrete floors accumulate dust.) ● Prevent unauthorized access to wiring closets by providing door locks. ● Be sure that each wiring closet has a suitable ground. ● Be sure that all system environmental requirements are met. Extreme Networks product lifetimes degrade with increased temperature. Temperature Extreme Networks equipment generates a significant amount of heat. See “Rack Specifications and Recommendations” on page 70 for information. ● Maintain a storage temperature of -40° to 158° F (-40° to 70° C). and grounding for your specific installation. NOTE As with all electrical equipment. ● Install a reliable air conditioning and ventilation system. ● Keep the ventilation in the wiring closet running during non-business hours. otherwise. the equipment can overheat. Install the equipment only in a temperature. enclosed. NOTE Extreme Networks recommends that you consult an electrical contractor for commercial building and wiring specifications. ● Maintain an ambient operating temperature of 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C).

A patch panel does not require any power and does not generate any heat. keep operating humidity between 50% and 70% relative humidity (noncondensing) during typical operation. product lifetime may degrade with continued exposure to high temperatures in close proximity. However. air moves through the power supplies independently of the airflow through the modules. Chassis Spacing Requirements Extreme Networks recommends placing no more than three BlackDiamond chassis next to each other because of to chassis-to-chassis heating. Chassis Airflow Requirements To ensure proper airflow through a BlackDiamond switch. In the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches. NOTE Up to five adjacent switches will continue to function without safety concerns.Site Preparation Humidity To maximize equipment life. ● Air temperature measured approximately 1 inch (2. The equipment can operate between 10% and 95% relative humidity (non-condensing) for short intervals. or ● Place patch panels between two sets of three adjacent BlackDiamond switches. 68 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . refer to the following recommendations when you install the switch: ● BlackDiamond 8800 series switches require a minimum of 1. as shown in Figure 37. and long term reliability may be compromised.5 cm) from the fan inlet should be less than 104 °F (40 °C). Use the following spacing guidelines when you install your BlackDiamond 8800 series switch: ● Leave a minimum of one empty 19-inch rack between two sets of three adjacent BlackDiamond switches.5 inches (4 cm) around both the left and right sides of the chassis from any cabinet wall or other obstruction for proper airflow.

conduit. Take the following measures to ensure optimum system performance: ● Remove materials that can cause electrostatic generation (such as synthetic resins) from the wiring closet. ● Connect metal chassis. All switches have ESD-preventive wrist strap connectors and are shipped with an ESDpreventive wrist strap as shown in Figure 38.Figure 37: Airflow Through the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis Airflow through fan tray Airflow at power supply level ASP045 Electrostatic Discharge Your system must be protected from static electricity or electrostatic discharge (ESD). ● Use electrostatically safe equipment and the ESD-preventive wrist strap that is provided with your equipment. Figure 38: Using an ESD-preventive Wrist Strap ESD ground connection ESD strap EX_013 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 69 . Check the appropriateness of floor mats and flooring. and other metals to ground using dedicated grounding lines.

the chassis ground can be as small as 10 AWG. use IEC Standard 297. ■ For DC systems using a 15A breaker per PSU (Summit X450a-48tDC switch). Protective Grounding for the Rack Use a rack grounding kit and a ground conductor that is carried back to earth or to another suitable building ground. you can attach wiring terminals directly to the mounting brackets for appropriate grounding. In addition. NOTE For complete details on power supplies and power supply cords. ● The mounting holes should be flush with the rails to accommodate the chassis. All Extreme Networks switches are designed with mounting brackets that provide solid metal-to-metal connection to the rack. and Associated Equipment. ● Use a rack made of steel or aluminum.” Drill and tap wire terminals to equipment racks. The power cable ground should be the same size as the primary. In countries other than the United States.Site Preparation Rack Specifications and Recommendations Racks should conform to conventional standards. space. 19-inch rack to facilitate easy maintenance and to provide proper ventilation. use EIA Standard RS-310C: Racks. ■ For DC systems using a 40A breaker per PSU (SSI DC). Panels. and earthquake requirements that are described in this section. refer to the following: Chapter 4. In the United States.” and “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172 in Appendix A. ● The rack should support approximately 600 pounds (272 kilograms). The power cable ground should be the same size as the primary. the chassis ground can be as small as 14 AWG. ● The rack must meet earthquake safety requirements equal to that of the installed chassis. verify that your rack meets the basic mechanical. follow these guidelines to ground equipment racks to the earth ground: ● CAD weld appropriate wire terminals to building I-beams or earth ground rods. Mechanical Recommendations for the Rack Use equipment racks that meet the following mechanical recommendations: ● Use an open style. ● The rack should use the universal mounting rail hole pattern that is identified in IEC Standard 297. If you do not use equipment racks. 70 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . which is dependant upon the available input current to the power supply. the chassis ground can be as small as 14 AWG. At a minimum. ● The rack should have designated earth grounding connections (typically on the base). The power cable ground should be the same size as the primary. Extreme Networks switches have grounding terminals that are mounted on the back of the chassis. ● Use the appropriate chassis grounding wire for your system. “Power Supply Units for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches. ■ For AC systems using a 20A breaker per PSU (SSI AC). “Safety Information.

Space Requirements for the Rack Provide enough space in front of and behind the switch so that you can service it easily.4 mm). Allow a minimum of 48 inches (122 cm) in front of the rack and 24 inches (61 cm) behind the rack. The floor under the rack should be level within 3/16-inch (5 mm). NOTE Because building codes vary worldwide. Extra room on each side is optional. This will insure good grounding between the chassis. Extreme Networks strongly recommends that you consult an electrical contractor to ensure proper equipment grounding for your specific installation. provide a minimum of 24 inches (61 cm) of space behind the mounted equipment. rack. and earth ground. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 71 . ● Use a ground impedance tester or micro-ohm meter to test the quality of earth ground connection at the chassis. Securing the Rack The rack should be attached to the wiring closet floor with 3/8-inch (9.5 mm) lag screws or equivalent hardware. When using a relay (two-post) rack.● Position the earth ground as close to the equipment rack as possible to maintain the shortest wiring distance possible. Figure 39: Properly Secured Rack BD8800_brace Brace open equipment racks if the channel thickness is less than 1/4 inch (6. Use a floor-leveling cement compound if necessary or bolt the racks to the floor as shown in Figure 39.

go to: http://www. ● Assign a unique block of sequential numbers to the group of cables that run between each pair of wiring closets. Include the following cable drop information: ■ Cable source ■ Cable destination ■ Jumper location BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . For information. which is globally recognized as a standard in site planning and cabling. ● Isolate faults in the distribution system. Consider the following recommendations when setting up a cable labeling system suitable for your installation: 72 ● Identify cables by securely attaching a label to all cable ends. ● Locate the opposite end of any cable. ● Post records near each distribution rack. ● Keep accurate and current cable identification records.org Cable Labeling and Record Keeping A reliable cable labeling system is essential when planning and installing a network. Maintaining accurate records helps you to: ● Relocate devices easily. ● Identify all wiring closets by labeling the front panel of your Extreme Networks equipment and other hardware. ● Assign a unique identification number to each distribution rack. It includes: ● Cabling Standards ● Cable Labeling and Record Keeping ● Selecting Cable ● Installing Cable ● Radio Frequency Interference Cabling Standards Extreme Networks recommends using the Building Industry Consulting Service International (BICSI) Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD). ● Know the types of network devices that your cabling infrastructure can support.bicsi. ● Make changes quickly.Site Preparation Evaluating and Meeting Cable Requirements This section describes requirements for the cable you should use when installing your network equipment.

Selecting Cable
This section provides information that is helpful when you must select the cables to be used with the
BlackDiamond 8800 series switch.

Cable Distances
Table 17 shows cable media types and maximum distances that support reliable transmission in
accordance with international standards, except where noted.

Table 17: Media Types and Maximum Distances
Standard

Media Type

Mhz•Km
Rating

Maximum Distance
(Meters)

1000BASE-SX
(850 nm optical window)

50/125 μm multimode fiber

400

500

50/125 μm multimode fiber

500

550

62.5/125 μm multimode fiber

160

220

62.5/125 μm multimode fiber

200

275

50/125 μm multimode fiber

400

550

50/125 μm multimode fiber

500

550

62.5/125 μm multimode fiber

500

550

10/125 μm single-mode fiber

5,000

10,000

1000BASE-LX
(1300 nm optical window)

10/125 μm single-mode

fiber1

1000BASE-LX70
(1550 nm optical window)

10/125 μm single-mode fiber

70,000

1000BASE-T

Category 5 and higher UTP cable

100

100BASE-TX

Category 5 and higher UTP cable

100

10BASE-T

Category 3 and higher UTP cable

100

1.Proprietary to Extreme Networks. Connections between two Extreme Networks 1000BASE-LX interfaces that use
10/125 μm single-mode fiber can use a maximum distance of 10,000 meters.

RJ-45 Connector Jackets
Use RJ-45 cable with connector jackets that are flush with the connector or that have connectors with a
no-snag feature.
Using cable with jackets that are wider than the connectors can cause:

Connectors that are not properly aligned with the port.

Crowded cable installation, which can cause connectors to pop out of the port.

Figure 40 shows examples of connector jacket types that are not recommended, as well as those that are
recommended.

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Figure 40: RJ-45 Connector Jacket Types

Not recommended

Best
Better
SPG_001

Cable for the 8900-G96T-c Module
The 8900-G96T-c I/O module uses MRJ21 connectors for the module ports. Each connector provides six
ports. To make port connections to this module, use the following types of cables and patch panels:

MRJ21-to-MRJ21 cable such as the AMP NETCONNECT part number 1499515-X (Figure 41)

MRJ21-to-RJ-45 “octopus” cable such as the AMP NETCONNECT part number 1499520-X (Figure 41)

MRJ21-to-RJ-45 patch panel such as the AMP NETCONNECT part number 1435971-1

K
E
Y

K
E
Y

Figure 41: Typical Cables for Connection to the 8900-G96T-c Module

BD_233

You can order MRJ21 cables and accessories for the 8900-G96T-c module at the following location:
http://www.ampnetconnect.com/extremenetworks

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Installing Cable
Consider the following recommendations when you connect cable to your network equipment:

Examine cable for cuts, bends, and nicks.

Support cable using a cable manager that is mounted above connectors to avoid unnecessary weight
on the cable bundles.

Use cable managers to route cable bundles to the left and right of the network equipment to
maximize accessibility to the connectors.

Provide enough slack, approximately 2 to 3 inches (5.08 to 7.62 cm), to provide proper strain relief as
shown in Figure 42.

Bundle cable using velcro straps to avoid injuring cables.

If you build your own cable, be sure that cable is properly crimped.

When installing a patch panel using twisted pair wiring, untwist no more than 1 inch (2.54 cm) of
the cable to avoid radio frequency (RF) interference.

Discharge the RJ-45 Ethernet cable before plugging it into a port on the switch.

Use plenum-rated cable when it is necessary for safety and fire rating requirements. Consult your
local building codes to determine when it is appropriate to use plenum-rated cable, or refer to IEC
standard 850.

Keep all ports and connectors free of dust.
CAUTION

Unshielded twisted pair (UTP) cable can build up ESD charges when being pulled into a new installation. Before
connecting any category 5 UTP cable to the switch, discharge ESD from the cable by plugging the RJ-45 connector
into a LAN Static Discharge device or use an equivalent method.

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Figure 42: Properly Installed and Bundled Cable
Cable managers supporting
and directing cables

Proper
bundling
of cables

Adequate
slack, and
bend radius
SPG_008

Fiber Optic Cable
Fiber optic cable must be handled carefully during installation. Every cable has a minimum bend
radius, for example, and fibers will be damaged if the cables are bent too sharply. It is also important
not to stretch the cable during installation. We recommend that the bend radius for fiber optic cable
equal 2 inches (5.08 cm) minimum for each 90 degree turn as shown in Figure 43.
NOTE
Kinks and sharp bends can destroy or impair the cable’s ability to convey light pulses accurately from one end of the
cable to the other. Use care in dressing the optical fiber cables: provide satisfactory strain relief to support the cable
and maintain an adequate bend radius at all cable turns, particularly where the cable connects to the I/O module.

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such as ARC welding equipment ● Routing UTP cable near electrical motors that contain coils ● Routing UTP cable near air conditioner units ● Routing UTP cable near electrical transformers In areas or applications where these situations cannot be avoided. use fiber optic cabling or shielded twisted pair cabling (STP). in an Ethernet network environment. can cause excessive collisions.Figure 43: Bend Radius for Fiber Optic Cable Minimum 2-in. such as an amateur radio antenna ● Routing UTP cable near equipment that could exhibit RF interference. loss of link status. or other physical layer problems that can lead to poor performance or loss of communication. (5. RF interference can cause degradation of signal quality.08-cm) radius in 90∞ bend 90∞ Optical fiber cable SPG_002 Radio Frequency Interference If you use UTP cabling in an installation. take precautions to avoid RF interference. avoid the following situations: ● Attaching UTP cable to AC power cables ● Routing UTP cable near antennas. To prevent RF interference. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 77 . and.

For systems using a DC SSI power supply. For systems using an AC power supply. For power specifications of the BlackDiamond power supplies. ● If your switch includes more than one power supply. all connections between the PoE device and the switch must remain within the same building and must use a low-voltage power distribution system per IEEE 802. ● When you connect power to installed equipment. If all switch power supplies are connected to a single power source.3af. independent power sources. do not make this connection through an extension cord or power strip. If a power source fails. “Technical Specifications. ● In regions that are susceptible to electrical storms. 78 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . which is usually accomplished by turning off a circuit breaker. Extreme Networks recommends that you plug your system into a surge suppressor. ● Be sure that your power supply meets the site DC power or AC power requirements of the network equipment. power to the chassis can be turned off by lifting the handle on the power supply or by deenergizing the circuit that feeds the power supply.” WARNING! The chassis does not have a switch for turning power to the unit on and off. Power Supply Requirements Follow these recommendations when you plan power supply connections for your Extreme Networks equipment: ● Place the equipment in an area that accommodates the power consumption and component heat dissipation specifications. see Appendix B. including: ● PoE Devices ● Power Supply Requirements ● AC Power Cord Requirements ● Uninterruptible Power Supply Requirements PoE Devices When connecting power over Ethernet (PoE) devices to a PoE switch. connect each power supply to different.Site Preparation Meeting Power Requirements This section describes power requirements. power to the chassis is disconnected by removing the wall plug from the electrical outlet. it will affect only the power supply to which it is connected. the entire switch is vulnerable to a power source failure.

● Provide short circuit protection. Uninterruptible Power Supply Requirements An uninterruptible power supply (UPS) is a device that sits between a power supply (such as a wall outlet) and a device (such as a switch) to prevent outages. contact your local Extreme Networks Channel Account Manager or Sales Manager.AC Power Cord Requirements AC power input cords are not provided with BlackDiamond power supplies. Make sure that the power cord you use is certified for the country of end use and suitable for the device. The power cord must meet the requirements listed in “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172. ● Smooth out noisy power sources. answer these questions: ● What are the amperage requirements? ● What is the longest potential time period that the UPS would be required to supply backup power? ● Where will the UPS be installed? ● What is the maximum transition time that your installation will allow? BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 79 . ● Provide alarms on certain error conditions. surges. NOTE When using multiple power supplies. sags. and bad harmonics from adversely affecting the performance of the device. ● Continue to provide power to equipment during line sags. or purchase a cord from your local supplier. ● Display the voltage currently on the line. some UPS or UPS plus software combinations provide the following functions: ● Automatically shut down equipment during long power outages. In addition. ● Provide power for some time after a blackout has occurred. To purchase a power cord for your product and for your specific country. ● Restart equipment after a long power outage. ● Display the voltage (current draw) of the equipment. ● Monitor and log power supply status. make sure that each AC power supply attaches to an independent power source. Check your local electrical codes and regulatory agencies for power cable requirements. Selecting a UPS To determine UPS requirements for your switch. A UPS traditionally can perform the following functions: ● Absorb relatively small power surges.

org or http://www.ansi. ● ANSI/TIA/EIA-569-A—discusses design considerations.tiaonline. see the following ANSI/TIA/EIA standards: ● ANSI/TIA/EIA-568-A—discusses the six subsystems of a structured cabling system.org 80 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Calculating Volt-Amperage Requirements To determine the minimum volt-amperage requirements for your UPS: 1 Locate the voltage and amperage requirements for each piece of equipment. ● ANSI/TIA/EIA-606—discusses cabling system administration. Applicable Industry Standards For more information. To determine the minimum volt-amperage requirements for your UPS. we recommend that you add 30% to the total. UPS Transition Time Transition time is the time that is necessary for the UPS to transfer from utility power to full-load battery power. You can access these standards at: http://www.Site Preparation NOTE Extreme Networks recommends that you use a UPS that provides online protection. 2 Multiply the numbers together to get Volt-Amps (VA): VA = Volts x Amperes 3 Add together the VA from all the pieces of equipment to find the total VA requirement. a transition time of less than 20 milliseconds is required for optimum performance. For Extreme Networks products. ● ANSI/TIA/EIA-607—discusses commercial building grounding and bonding requirements. These numbers are usually located on a sticker on the back or bottom of your equipment.

CAUTION Correct lifting of the BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis requires two people. You can install the switch either flush against the back of the rack or in a mid-mount position to give you more access behind the rack. Before you lift a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. make sure the chassis is empty to prevent unnecessary weight. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 81 . This will also prevent damage to the system components due to possible system chassis flex when lifting.5 Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis This chapter includes the following sections: ● Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis on page 82 ● Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis on page 85 ● Pre-installation Requirements on page 88 ● Attaching the Mid-Mount Brackets on page 89 ● Rack-Mounting the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis on page 90 ● Grounding the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis on page 93 ● Initial Management Access on page 95 This chapter describes how to install the following BlackDiamond chassis models: ● BlackDiamond 8806 chassis ● BlackDiamond 8810 chassis The BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis fits into a standard 19-inch (48. NOTE Read the information in this chapter thoroughly before you attempt to install the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch.26 cm) rack.

Lift out the packing foam. Figure 44: Removing Accessories from the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Shipping Carton 19-inch helper bracket Power cord retaining bracket BlackDiamond documentation pack with ESD-preventive wrist strap EX_110 3 Release the clip locks (see Figure 45). 82 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . applying equal pressure on each side. To unpack the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis: 1 Remove the nylon straps from around the shipping carton.Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis NOTE Do not remove the nylon straps until you are ready to open the chassis package. CAUTION The BlackDiamond 8806 chassis weighs almost 65 pounds. Repeat these steps to release each remaining clip lock. a Place your thumb and index finger inside the clip lock to grasp the prongs. Proper lifting and moving of the chassis requires two people. 2 Open the top flaps and remove the accessories and documentation pack from the shipping carton (see Figure 44). c Pull the prongs outward until the clip lock is released from the carton. b Squeeze the prongs inward.

Figure 45: Clip Locks on the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Shipping Carton Squeeze prongs to unlock Clip lock Open lock EX_111A 4 Slide the shipping carton up over the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis (see Figure 46). BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 83 . Figure 46: Removing the Carton from the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Lift box off chassis Open & remove 4 clip locks to free box EX_120A 5 Unwrap the chassis.

place one hand in an empty power supply bay and the other hand in the recessed hand-hold on the back panel of the chassis. Inc. clip locks. and box pieces for future use in the event that the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis must be moved to another location or returned to Extreme Networks. Carefully lift the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis off the foam cushion and onto the floor (see Figure 47). Verify that the following items are included in the shipping carton: ● BlackDiamond 8806 chassis with four installed blank front panels ● Power cord retainer ● 19-inch support bracket ● BlackDiamond documentation pack with ESD-preventive wrist strap NOTE Save all packaging. Figure 47: Correct Method for Lifting the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis EX_112 CAUTION Do not use the fan tray handle to lift or maneuver the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis.Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis 6 At each side of the chassis. This handle is not designed to support the weight of the chassis. 84 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

Immediately contact Extreme Networks if a red condition occurs. Figure 48: Tilt Watch and Shock Watch Indicators Tilt watch Shock watch Tilt watch in white state Shock watch in white state Tilt watch in red state Shock watch in red state EX_084 CAUTION Do not proceed with unpacking the chassis if either the Tilt Watch indicator or the Shock Watch indicator displays a red warning state. 2 Open the flaps and remove the contents from the upper shipping carton (see Figure 44). BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 85 . To unpack the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis: 1 Verify that the Tilt Watch and Shock Watch indicators display a white state as shown in Figure 48.Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis CAUTION The BlackDiamond 8810 chassis weighs almost 80 pounds. Proper lifting and moving of the chassis requires two people.

Figure 50: Clip Locks on the BlackDiamond 8810 Shipping Carton Squeeze prongs to unlock Clip lock Open lock EX_087B 4 Lift the BlackDiamond 8810 shipping carton up and off the chassis (see Figure 51). c Pull the prongs outward until the clip lock is released from the carton. b Squeeze the prongs inward applying equal pressure on each side.Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Figure 49: Removing Contents from the BlackDiamond 8810 Upper Shipping Carton ASP024 3 Release the clip locks as shown in Figure 45. 5 Remove all four restraining bolts that hold the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis to the shipping brackets on the shipping pallet (see Figure 51). a Place your thumb and index finger inside the clip lock to grasp the prongs. 86 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Repeat these steps to release each remaining clip lock.

place one hand in an empty power supply bay and the other hand in the recessed hand-hold on the back panel of the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis (see Figure 47). CAUTION Do not use the fan tray handle to lift or maneuver the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis.Figure 51: Unpacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis ASP016B 6 At each side of the chassis. Figure 52: Correct Method for Lifting the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis ASP017A BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 87 . This handle is not designed to support the weight of the chassis. 7 Carefully lift the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis off the shipping pallet and onto the floor as shown in Figure 47.

● Screwdriver appropriate for the rack-mounting screws you will use The screwdriver size will vary based on the requirements of your organization’s rack system. Inc. as well as the box and pallet. part number 65046. Order this kit separately from the chassis.Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis NOTE Save all packaging. ■ #2 Phillips screwdriver Rack-mount screws appropriate for your organization’s rack system. for future use in the event that the chassis must be moved to another location or returned to Extreme Networks. washers. Pre-installation Requirements The following tools. Order this kit separately from the chassis. as follows: ■ 4 screws to attach the support bracket ■ 12 screws to secure the chassis in the rack The screw size will vary based on your organization’s rack system. 88 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . equipment. Model 41141. or ● ■ Optional BlackDiamond 8810 mid-mount kit. and box pieces for future use in the event that the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis must be moved to another location or returned to Extreme Networks. Verify that the following items are included in the shipping carton: ● BlackDiamond 8810 chassis with eight installed blank front panels ● Power cord retainer ● 19-inch support bracket ● BlackDiamond documentation pack with ESD-preventive wrist strap NOTE Save all packaging. and clip locks. clip locks. screws are not provided. bolts. and resources are required for installing the BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap (provided) ● 19-inch support bracket (provided) ● For installing the chassis in a mid-mount position in the rack: ■ Optional BlackDiamond 8806 mid-mount kit.

Attaching the Mid-Mount Brackets The BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis has attached rack-mounting flanges for a front-mount rack installation. CAUTION The BlackDiamond 8806 chassis weighs almost 65 pounds. Each mid-mount bracket is clearly marked for placement on either the right or left side. attach the optional mid-mount brackets as described in this section. NOTE Each side of the chassis has two sets of mounting holes to provide two positions for attaching the mid-mount brackets. To attach the mid-mount brackets: 1 Set the empty chassis in an upright position on a secure flat surface. 4 On each side of the chassis. as viewed from the front of the chassis. Proper lifting and moving of the chassis requires two people. and the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis weighs almost 80 pounds.. 2 Determine the locations for the mid-mount brackets. 3 Identify the left and right brackets. To install the chassis in a mid-mount position in the rack. Figure 53: Attaching the Mid-mount Brackets to the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Second mid-mount location Mid-mount bracket EX_136 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 89 . attach the appropriate mid-mount bracket using the eight screws provided in the kit (see Figure 53 and Figure 54).

3 Using four rack mounting screws. 90 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . You must provide the screws for attaching the support bracket. 2 Identify the rack location where the chassis will be installed.Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Figure 54: Attaching the Mid-mount Brackets to the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis Mid-Mount Bracket ASP034 Rack-Mounting the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis To mount the BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis in a rack: 1 Locate the 19-inch support bracket that is shipped with the BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. attach the support bracket to the system rack immediately below the chassis location (see Figure 55).

5 Slowly guide the chassis into the system rack until the mounting brackets are flush against the rack uprights. 6 Secure the chassis to the system rack using eight rack mounting screws. Refer to Figure 56 and Figure 57 for the screw locations.) Be sure that the screws are secure. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 91 . For mid-mount installation. (Screws are not provided. use the same mounting locations shown in the figure.Figure 55: Attaching the Support Bracket to the Rack EX_086B 4 Lift the back of the empty BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis onto the support bracket. but insert the screws through the designated slot locations of the mid-mount brackets. NOTE Figure 56 and Figure 57 show a standard rack mount.

Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Figure 56: Securing the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis to a Rack EX_171A 92 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

type LDC. it is recommended. A grounding point with integrated pem-nuts is provided on the back of the chassis. the chassis ground can be as small as 10 AWG. ■ For DC systems using a 40A breaker per PSU (SSI DC). BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 93 . standard barrel 2-hole compression grounding lug. You need the following materials to ground the chassis: ● Two 10-24 screws ● One copper. the chassis ground can be as small as 14 AWG. based on the available input current for the power supply: ■ For AC systems using a 20A breaker per PSU (SSI AC). Grounding the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Although grounding the BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis is optional.Figure 57: Securing the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis to a Rack EX_172A 7 Remove the support bracket from the system rack after the chassis is secured. equivalent to Panduit part number LCD4-14A-L or Thomas & Betts part number: LCN4-14 ● Appropriate grounding wire for your system. Save the bracket for future use if you remove the chassis from the rack.

Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis To ground the chassis: 1 Locate the grounding point on the back of the chassis (Figure 58 and Figure 59).2-cm) of insulation from the stranded copper wire cable. 94 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 3 Insert the stripped wire into the cable lug.5-inch (1. Figure 58: Back of BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis PSU / fan controllers Grounding point EX_128A Figure 59: Back of BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis PSU/Fan controllers Grounding point ASP044A 2 Strip 0.

see “Initial Management Access” on page 122. 6 Connect the other end of the wire to a known reliable earth ground point at your site. 4 Crimp the lug onto the cable according to the manufacturer’s specifications.CAUTION Be sure that no copper is visible between the lug and the cable insulation. 5 Insert the screws through the lug and into the grounding point on the back of the chassis. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 95 . Initial Management Access For instructions on accessing the switch for initial management setup.

Installing the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis 96 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

NOTE For central DC power connections. Extreme Networks strongly recommends that you consult an electrical contractor to ensure proper equipment grounding and power distribution for your specific installation. the PSU does not contain user-serviceable parts. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 97 . have the technical training and experience necessary to be aware of the hazards to which they are exposed in performing a task.” ● See Appendix A. 110-17. In the event of failure. return the defective PSU to Extreme Networks for repair or replacement. therefore. Before installing an Extreme Networks PSU into your network: ● Read the latest installation and safety information provided in this chapter and in Appendix A. and 110-18 of the National Electric Code. the 1200 W DC PSU is intended to be installed only in restricted access locations (dedicated equipment rooms. Safety Only trained service personnel should perform service to Extreme Networks switches and their components.6 Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches This chapter includes the following topics: ● Safety on page 97 ● PSU Compatibility on page 98 ● Installing an Extreme Networks AC PSU on page 100 ● Installing an Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU on page 104 The chapter describes how to install and remove each power supply model used with the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches. and are aware of measures to minimize the danger to themselves or other persons. equipment closets. Trained service personnel have read all related installation manuals. ANSI/NFPA-70. “Safety Information. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to open the PSU enclosure for any reason. All wiring methods involving the DC input cable assembly must be performed according to the relevant articles of the National Electrical Code. or the like) in accordance with Articles 110-16. “Safety Information” for additional information regarding regulatory compliance certifications. CAUTION Building codes vary worldwide.

Remove the wall plug from the electrical outlet to disconnect the power to an Extreme Networks AC PSU. or to keep 110 V AC PSUs disabled. BlackDiamond 8810 Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 600/900 W AC PSU or the 700/1200 W AC PSU in combination with a 1200W DC PSU. do not plug the PSU into an electrical outlet. 98 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Plugging an uninstalled AC PSU into an electrical outlet exposes you to a hazardous energy and is a potential fire hazard. Make sure that the DC circuit is de-energized before connecting or disconnecting the DC power cord at the DC power socket on an Extreme Networks DC PSU. Table 18 lists the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and their compatible power supply units. Combining Different AC PSU Models When 600/900 W AC PSUs and 700/1200 W AC PSUs are combined in the same BlackDiamond 8806 chassis and are powered on. When the PSU is outside the chassis (not installed). by deciding whether to budget down PSUs with 220 V AC inputs when PSUs with 110 V AC inputs are present. 700W/1200W AC PSU OR 1200W DC PSU Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 700/1200 W AC PSU in combination with a 1200W DC PSU. Table 18: PSU Compatibility in BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches BlackDiamond Switch Compatible PSU Compatibility Notes BlackDiamond 8806 600W/900W AC PSU AND/OR 700W/1200W AC PSU OR 1200W DC PSU The 700/1200 W AC PSU and the 600/900 W AC PSU can be used together in the same BlackDiamond 8806 system only. PSU Compatibility The BlackDiamond power supply units are intended for use in specific BlackDiamond switches. ExtremeXOS optimizes total system power. avoiding the possibility of over-current. all PSUs will be budgeted down to the lower-powered 600/900 W AC output values to avoid PSU shutdown due to over-current. WARNING! Extreme Networks DC PSUs do not have switches for turning the unit on and off. Make sure that this connection is easily accessible.Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches WARNING! Extreme Networks AC PSUs do not have switches for turning the unit on and off.

the 600/900 W AC PSU is disabled on all chassis.3 or later. possibly resulting in PSU shutdown and/or chassis reboot. the MSM in your BlackDiamond 8800 series switch must be running ExtremeXOS version 11. Extreme Networks recommends that DC and AC PSU units not be used together in the same BlackDiamond switch. Power Supply Cords for AC Power Supplies The AC PSUs used with the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches can use either 110 V AC or 220 V AC power supply cords. In ExtremeXOS releases earlier than those. In ExtremeXOS releases 11. or purchase a cord from your local supplier.6. ● The system includes four or more PoE I/O modules with a PoE power requirement that falls between 2391 W and 2438 W of inline power.2. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 99 . Extreme Networks also recommends that you avoid mixing 220 V AC and 110 V AC inputs when both 600/900 W and 700/1200 W PSUs are present in the same system.4. To avoid causing an I/O module to be powered off. 11. NOTE Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 1200 W DC PSU in combination with any Extreme Networks AC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8800 series system. ExtremeXOS is designed to optimize total chassis power for each individual PSU type but not for a mixture of PSU types.5.CAUTION Even though this process avoids the possibility of over-current. The power cord must meet the requirements listed in “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172. an I/O module may be powered off if a 600/900 W AC PSU is added to a BlackDiamond 8806 system running in the following configuration: ● The system is powered by three 700/1200 W AC PSUs at 220 V AC. To purchase an AC power cord. When a combination of 220 V AC and 110 V AC inputs is applied.3. do not add a 600/900 W AC PSU to an existing BlackDiamond 8806 system running in the configuration listed above.4.1 (or later). ● 1200 W DC PSU For the system to recognize the 1200 W DC PSU. Table 19 shows the maximum DC power output allowed by these power cords when used with each AC power supply. the software does not recognize the 600/900 W AC PSU and the PSU will not be budgeted properly. and 11. Minimum Software Requirements The Extreme Networks PSUs have the following minimum software requirements: ● 600/900 W AC PSU For the system to recognize a 600/900 W AC PSU. contact your local Extreme Networks Channel Account Manager or Sales Manager. the MSM installed in your BlackDiamond 8806 switch requires ExtremeXOS version 11. Power supply cords are not shipped with the AC PSUs. ● 700/1200 W AC PSU The 700/1200 W AC PSU is supported by all versions of ExtremeXOS software.1.

The power supply bay in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch can accommodate up to six hot-swappable AC PSUs.Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Table 19: AC Power Supply Cords Maximum DC Output Power Cord Type 600/900 W AC PSU 700/1200 W AC PSU 110 V AC 600 W 700 W 220 V AC 900 W 1200 W WARNING! Be sure that the source outlet is properly grounded before plugging the AC power cord into the Extreme Networks AC PSU. NOTE In a BlackDiamond 8806 system. Installing an Extreme Networks AC PSU This section describes how to install either of the following Extreme Networks UL-listed accessory power supply units: ● 700/1200 W AC PSU (Model number 60020/PS 2336) This power supply is compatible with the BlackDiamond 8806 switch and the BlackDiamond 8810 switch. CAUTION To ensure proper cooling of the PSU. 100 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . ● 600/900 W AC PSU (Model number 41050/PS 2431) This power supply is compatible only with the BlackDiamond 8806 switch. return the defective AC PSU to Extreme Networks for repair or replacement. In the event of failure. the PSU does not contain user-serviceable parts. do not block the front vents of the PSU or the rear vents of the switch. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to open the AC PSU enclosure for any reason. Extreme Networks does not recommended using the 700/1200 W AC PSU with an Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU in the same BlackDiamond 8800 series switch. the Extreme Networks 700W/1200 W AC PSU can be combined with an Extreme Networks 600/900 W AC PSU in the same chassis.

BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 101 . such as a circuit-breaker. Use proper over-current protection. or applicable to country of use) An AC power cord is not included with Extreme Networks AC PSUs. To install an Extreme Networks AC PSU: 1 Attach an ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch front panel.Required Tools and Equipment You need the following tools and equipment to install or remove an Extreme Networks AC PSU: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● Power supply cord (110 V AC. You must obtain a power cord that meets the requirements in “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172. CAUTION Do not slam the AC PSU into the system switch backplane. 220 V AC. Figure 60: Extreme Networks AC PSU with Locking Handle Open EX_015 3 Carefully slide the AC PSU all the way into the power supply bay (see Figure 61). 2 Verify that the PSU is right side up and the locking handle is open (see Figure 60). to prevent over-current conditions. See the input specifications in Table 26 on page 188. ● Thermal protective gloves (required for removal) Installing the PSU CAUTION Make sure that the AC PSU circuit is not overloaded. Use the locking handle to secure the AC PSU in the power supply bay.

Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Figure 61: Inserting an AC PSU into the Power Supply Bay EX_174 4 Secure the AC PSU in the power supply bay by pushing down on the locking handle until it clicks into place. “BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers. repeat steps 2 through 5. Then re-install the power cord retainer. you do not need to unplug the AC power cord. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. For a newly installed power supply. remove the power cord retainer as described in Chapter 3. c Re-install the power cord retainer as described in Chapter 3. NOTE Leave the ESD strap permanently connected to the switch. connect the AC power supply cord: a If necessary.” b Connect the new AC power cord to the AC input on the front of the switch and to the wall outlet on the other end. 5 If you are replacing a power supply. 102 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .” To install additional Extreme Networks AC PSUs. “BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers.

you do not need to unplug the AC power cord. 2 For the AC power cord: ● If you are replacing only the power supply and you will use the existing AC power cord for the new PSU. follow the steps under “Installing the PSU” on page 101. NOTE Leave the ESD strap permanently connected to the switch.Removing or Replacing an Extreme Networks AC PSU CAUTION The AC PSU may be hot to the touch. 4 Pull the handle of the PSU to disconnect the PSU from the power connector at the back of the power supply bay. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 103 . use thermal protective gloves when handling the PSU during removal. c Connect the new AC power cord to the AC input on the front of the switch and then connect the opposite end of the AC power cord to the wall outlet. ● If you are removing and replacing an AC power cord: a Remove the power cord retainer as described in “Disconnecting a BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord” on page 135 or “Removing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer” on page 138. 6 To install a replacement PSU. 5 Wearing thermal protective gloves. 3 Lift the handle on the PSU. d After the cord is connected. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. To remove or replace an Extreme Networks AC PSU: 1 Attach an ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch front panel (if not already attached). b Completely disconnect and remove the old power cord. place both hands underneath the PSU to support the weight as it is pulled out from the switch. Slide the PSU partway out of the bay. re-install the power cord retainer.

Power to the 1200 W DC PSU can be from either a 50 A UL-approved overcurrent 104 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Power distribution to the 1200 W DC PSU shall be provided using the -48 VDC harness provided. EX_135 Each 1200 W DC PSU must be powered by a 50 A dedicated power source that delivers -40 to -72 VDC of constant power. Required Tools and Equipment You need the following tools and equipment to install or remove a 1200 W DC PSU: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● Input DC power cable (provided with the DC PSU) ● -48 V DC power source capable of providing 50 A dedicated power to each 1200 W DC PSU installed in the switch ● Thermal protective gloves (required for removal) Installing the DC Wiring The input DC cable for the 1200 W DC PSU is shipped with the DC PSU (see Figure 62). you can remove. make sure that the DC circuit is de-energized before connecting or disconnecting the DC power cord on PSU. All wiring methods involving the DC input cable assembly must be performed according to the relevant articles of the National Electrical Code. After the DC power cord is connected to a permanent DC voltage source by a qualified. This section provides information about DC power specifications to be used in connecting the DC cable to the DC source voltage. licensed electrician.Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Installing an Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU This section describes how to install the 1200 W DC PSU in a BlackDiamond 8806 or 8810 switch. Figure 62: Input DC Power Cable for the 1200 W DC PSU Lock Return Black: Return -48Vdc Blue: -48V Ground Green/yellow: Ground 10 ft. return the defective 1200 W DC PSU to Extreme Networks for repair or replacement. licensed electrician. and maintain the 1200 W DC PSU without further electrician assistance. You must use this cable with the DC PSU. However. Wiring the DC power cord to your facility DC source voltage must be performed by a qualified. the PSU does not contain user-serviceable parts. In the event of failure. replace. WARNING! Field operators must not attempt to open the 1200 W DC PSU enclosure for any reason.

For information about grounding the switch. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 105 . The input connector has a locking mechanism that locks onto the DC PSU to prevent accidental removal of the input DC cable. see “Grounding the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis” on page 93. The blue termination (-48 V) connects to a 50 A overcurrent protection circuit device. and the black (return) termination connects directly to the RTN bus of the DC power source.protection breaker or an SELV. If necessary. The input DC cable has an input connector on one end and precut wire on the other end that goes to the DC power source. 2 Verify that the 1200 W DC PSU is right side up. Figure 63: Locking Handle on the 1200 W DC PSU Open Lock Yellow lever EX_130 3 Carefully slide the 1200 W DC PSU all the way into the power supply bay (see Figure 64). and press the yellow locking lever to the left while lifting the handle (see Figure 63). Installing a 1200 W DC PSU To install an Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU: 1 Attach an ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch front panel. CAUTION Be sure that the grounding point on the back of the switch chassis is securely connected to earth ground.approved power source in accordance with IEC 60950-1 utilizing 50 A overcurrent protection. NOTE Do not connect the input DC cable to the DC PSU before you install the DC PSU in the switch. use appropriate termination lugs for 8 AWG (10 mm2) copper-stranded wire on the ends of the cable to connect to the DC power source. The green/yellow termination (ground) must connect to the same earth ground point as the switch.

CAUTION Always verify that the DC circuit is de-energized before you connect the input cable to the 1200 W DC PSU. Figure 64: Installing the 1200 W DC PSU in the Power Supply Bay EX_131 4 Verify that the DC power is turned off at the source. 5 Connect the input DC cable to the front of the 1200 W DC PSU as shown in Figure 65. 6 Rotate the locking handle down to latch the input cable connector onto the DC PSU.Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Be sure that the DC PSU is fully seated in the switch. NOTE An AC power cord is not required for proper functioning of the DC PSU. CAUTION Do not slam the 1200 W DC PSU into the chassis backplane. 106 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. you should route the leftmost cable harness across the switch so that it exits through the right side of the grate.Figure 65: Connecting the Input Cable to the 1200 W DC PSU Locking handle open Yellow lever Locking handle closed traps DC plug Remove/insert DC plug EX_132 7 Secure the 1200 W DC PSU in the power supply bay by pushing down on the locking handle until it clicks in place. The four middle cables can route in either direction. 8 Energize the DC circuit for the 1200 W DC PSU. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 107 . NOTE The DC PSU does not energize until the locking handle latches. minimize stress on the cables. repeat steps 2 through 8. NOTE Leave the ESD strap permanently connected to the switch. For example. CAUTION When you route the DC cable harnesses. To install additional 1200 W DC PSUs. It is important to route each of the outermost cables out the opposite side of installation to maximize the bend radius and to avoid stress on the cables. Route the rightmost cable harness across the switch so that it exits through the left side of the grate.

108 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 3 Press the yellow lever on the DC PSU to the left while you lift the handle on the PSU. Slide the PSU partway out of the bay. To remove additional 1200 W DC PSUs. use thermal protective gloves to handle the 1200 W DC PSU during removal. 6 Wearing thermal protective gloves.Installing Power Supply Units in the BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Removing a 1200 W DC PSU CAUTION The 1200 W DC PSU may be hot to the touch. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. To remove an Extreme Networks 1200 W DC PSU: 1 Attach an ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch front panel (if not already attached). repeat steps 2 through 6. Do not remove the DC PSU from the switch before disconnecting the input DC cable from the PSU. 5 Pull the handle of the PSU to disconnect the PSU from the power connector at the back of the power supply bay. 4 Disconnect the cable from the front of the DC PSU by pressing down the catch (see Figure 66) and pulling out the cable. 2 De-energize the DC circuit for the 1200 W DC PSU to be removed. Figure 66: DC Cable Connector on the 1200 W DC PSU Squeeze catch to release plug EX_133 WARNING! Always be sure that the 1200 W DC PSU does not have the input cabled connected at any time when the DC PSU is not installed in the switch. place both hands underneath the PSU to support the weight as it is pulled out from the switch. NOTE Leave the ESD strap permanently connected to the switch.

2. 4. CAUTION Do not attempt to mix modules across Extreme Networks product lines.7 Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access The chapter describes how to install the MSMs and I/O modules in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and how to set up initial management access for the switch. All module types are hot-swappable. and 6 can accommodate only I/O modules. with the exceptions noted in Table 20 on page 110. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 109 . Slot 4/B can accommodate an MSM or I/O module. 7. BlackDiamond 8806 switch ■ ■ ■ Slots 1. The chapter includes the following sections: ● Module Slot Assignments on page 109 ● Distinguishing an MSM from an I/O Module on page 110 ● Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module on page 111 ● Connecting Network Interface Cables on page 114 ● Installing a Backup MSM on page 116 ● Verifying the Module Installation on page 116 ● Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module on page 117 ● Blank Front Panels on page 118 ● Installing or Removing an External Compact Flash Memory Card on page 121 ● Initial Management Access on page 122 NOTE Read the information in this chapter thoroughly before you attempt to install or remove an 8800 series MSM or I/O module. 8. and 10 can accommodate only I/O modules. BlackDiamond 8800 series modules are for use only in a BlackDiamond 8810 or 8806 switch. When a BlackDiamond switch is in use. Slot 3/A can accommodate only an MSM. 5. Slot 5/A can accommodate only an MSM. with the exceptions noted in Table 20 on page 110. Slot 6/B can accommodate an MSM or I/O module. 2. Module Slot Assignments The specific slot locations for I/O modules and MSMs in the chassis are as follows: ● BlackDiamond 8810 switch ■ ■ ■ ● Slots 1. ExtremeXOS software will not recognize a module from a different product line. 3. 9.

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NOTE
The following slots will only operate an MSM:

Slot 5/A in the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis

Slot 3/A in the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis

MSMs reside in different slots depending on which BlackDiamond switch you operate:

If you are using only one MSM in the BlackDiamond 8806 switch, install that MSM in slot 3. If you
add a second MSM to increase reliability and throughput, install the second MSM in slot 4.

If you are using only one MSM in the BlackDiamond 8810 switch, install that MSM in slot 5. If you
add a second MSM to increase reliability and throughput, install the second MSM in slot 6.

Chassis and Slot Compatibility Issues for 8900 Series Modules
Slot 6/B in the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis and slot 4/B in the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis
accommodate either an MSM or an I/O module. However, when you use 8900 series modules, certain
combinations of model series and type are not supported (see Table 20).

Table 20: 8900 Series Module Combinations in Dual-Use Slots
If Slot 3/A or 5/A
(MSM only) contains . . .

Slot 4/B or 6/B (Dual-Use)
can contain . . .

Slot 4/B or 6/B (Dual-Use)
cannot contain . . .

8900-MSM128

8900-MSM128 only

Any I/O module

MSM-G8X of MSM-48

MSM-G8X or MSM-48

8900-MSM128

Any 8800 original, a, c, or
e series I/O module

8900 series I/O module

MSM-48c

MSM-G8X, MSM-48, or
8900-MSM128

Any 8800 original, a, c, or
e series I/O module

8900 series I/O module

MSM-48c

Do not install 8900 series I/O modules in any slot of a BlackDiamond 8810 chassis that has a
manufacturing part number of 800129-00 (revision 10 or earlier). (Most of these chassis models are
labeled Aspen instead of BlackDiamond.) To verify the part number and revision, use the show version
CLI command. This compatibility issue affects only I/O modules.

CAUTION
The backplane connectors do not seat properly if you try to insert an 8900 series I/O module into a chassis labeled
Aspen 8810 (manufacturing part number 800129-00, revision 10 or earlier). ExtremeXOS software will not allow an
8900 series I/O module to become operational if it is inserted into a chassis labeled Aspen 8810.

Distinguishing an MSM from an I/O Module
One quick way to distinguish a BlackDiamond 8800 series MSM from an I/O module is by the color of
the release latch on each injector/ejector handle. Orange injector/ejector release latches indicate that the

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module is a BlackDiamond MSM, and green injector/ejector release latches indicate that the module is a
BlackDiamond I/O module (see Figure 67).

Figure 67: Colors on Injector/ejector Release Latches

I/O module
release latches
are green
MSM
release latches
are orange

Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module
You need the following tools and equipment to install a BlackDiamond 8000 series I/O module or MSM:

ESD-preventive wrist strap

#2 Phillips screwdriver

Appropriate type of cable for any ports on the module
CAUTION

Although they appear physically similar, BlackDiamond 12800 series modules are not compatible with
BlackDiamond 8800 series hardware. Do not try to install a BlackDiamond 12800 series module in a BlackDiamond
8810 or 8806 chassis.

When you handle modules, optical devices, or other modular accessories, use an ESD-preventive wrist
strap to reduce the risk of electronic damage to the equipment. Transport PC boards only in electrostatic
packaging. Always place PC boards on a grounded surface before working on them.
To install a module in a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch:
1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground
receptacle at the top left corner of the chassis.
2 Select a slot for the module. (See “Module Slot Assignments” on page 109.)
CAUTION
MSMs and I/O modules only fit properly into their designated slots. Forceful insertion into the wrong slot type
can damage the module.

3 Remove a blank front panel from the chassis slot, if applicable.
NOTE
Any unoccupied module slot in the chassis should have a blank faceplate installed to ensure satisfactory
protection from EMI and to maintain adequate airflow through the chassis.

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4 Remove the module from the antistatic packaging as follows:
a Place the antistatic bag containing the module on a flat ESD-protective surface that is clear of any
debris.
b Break the quality seal, the ESD warning seal, and the Read Installation Note seal.
c

Open the antistatic bag and firmly grasp the rail of the module.

d Hold the rail of the module as you pull the antistatic bag off the module.
NOTE
By holding the rail of the module and pulling the ESD bag off the module, you prevent damage to the module
that might be caused by sliding the module on the ESD surface.

Store the module packaging for future use.
CAUTION
To prevent ESD damage, hold the module by the metal rail and front panel only. Never touch the components on
the PCB or the pins on any of the connectors.

5 Verify that the module injector/ejector handles are open (Figure 68).

Figure 68: Injector/ejector Handles in an Open Position

EX_123

6 Keep the injector/ejector handles in the open position as you slide the module into the chassis slot.
CAUTION
Do not slide the module into the open chassis slot if the injector/ejector handles are in the latched position.

7 Use both hands to latch the injector/ejector handles, by simultaneously pushing both handles
toward the center of the module, as shown in Figure 69.

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Figure 69: Injector/ejector Handles in the Latched Position

EX_124

CAUTION
There are two styles of ejector/injector handles on the BlackDiamond 8800 series modules. Pay careful attention to
the instructions in the next step.

8 Using a #2 Phillips screwdriver, lock the module into place in one of the following ways (Figure 70):

If the captive screw on each handle has a yellow band around the head of the screw, turn the
screw on each injector/ejector handle clockwise and completely down. When the screw is fully
tightened, the yellow band around the captive screw is completely hidden.
CAUTION

Be careful to avoid over-torquing and stripping the screw heads.

If the captive screw on each handle has a red line on the head (see Figure 71), turn each captive
screw one-quarter turn (90 degrees) clockwise. When the module is correctly locked, the red line
on the captive screw in each injector/ejector handle is in a vertical position.
CAUTION

Be sure to turn each captive screw only 90 degrees or one-quarter turn clockwise. Tightening the captive screws
beyond 90 degrees will damage the injector/ejector handles on the modules.

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You must be sure to correctly engage the latch when you connect cables. 5 Repeat steps 1 through 4 for the remaining cables on this or other switches or I/O modules. To connect cables to the 10G4Ca module: 1 Make sure that the connector latch is pulled back to the unlatched position. 3 Evenly push the latch toward the module port to secure the connection (Figure 72). 2 Use an alcohol wipe or other appropriate cleaning agent to clean the cable connectors. The cables that connect to these ports include a latch that mechanically stabilizes the connection. oil. and other contaminants. Make sure that the latch engages equally on both sides. 114 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . one port at a time: 1 Verify that you have identified the correct cable for the port. Working carefully. make sure they are free of dust.Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access Figure 71: Captive Screw with Red Line EX_162 9 Store the module packaging for future use. align the transmit (Tx) and receive (Rx) connectors with the correct corresponding connectors on the switch or the I/O module. Connecting Network Interface Cables Use the appropriate type of cable to connect the ports of your switch to another switch or router. 2 Align the connector with the module port and push it into place until the connector is flush with the front panel of the module (Figure 72). 6 Dress and secure the cable bundle to provide appropriate strain relief and protection against bends and kinks. and to correctly disengage the latch when you disconnect cables. Connecting and Disconnecting Cables on the 10G4Ca Module The ports on the 10G4Ca I/O module use copper CX4 interface connectors. 4 Press the cable connectors into their mating connectors on the switch or I/O module until the cable connector is firmly seated. Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the chassis so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. 3 If you are using optical fiber cable.

Connecting and Disconnecting Cables on the 8900-G96T-c Module The ports on the 8900-G96T-c module use MRJ21 connectors. press it against the module front panel as you use the other hand to pull back evenly on the latch (Figure 73).Figure 72: Connecting a 10G4Ca Module Port To disconnect a cable from a 10G4Ca module: 1 Holding the cable connector with one hand. 3 Pull the cable connector straight off the port connector. To connect these ports: BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 115 . Figure 73: Disconnecting a cable from a 10G4Ca port BD_158A 2 Make sure the latch is pulled into the fully disengaged position.

This image/configuration mismatch will likely cause the switch to operate differently after failover. Verifying the Module Installation After you install a module. serial number. and the number of ports on the module. use the synchronize command to replicate all saved images and configurations from the primary MSM to the backup MSM. the state of the module (power down. You are not prompted to synchronize the images and the configurations from the primary to the backup. mismatch between the slot configuration and the module in the slot).Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access 1 Align the cable connector with the port connector and firmly press the cable connector into place. verify that it is working correctly by checking the LEDs on the front panel of the module. 2 Use a small straight-tip screwdriver to align and tighten the retaining screw at each end of the cable connector. see the module chapter for each switch series. 116 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Table 21 shows normal LED operation for correctly installed MSMs and I/O modules. the backup uses its image and the primary configuration. you should install and configure a backup MSM when network disruption will be minimal. Installing a Backup MSM If you install a backup MSM. For more information about LED activity. Use the command line interface (CLI) show slot <slot number> command to display slot-specific information about the newly installed module. You may need to reboot your switch after you use the synchronize command. CAUTION Depending on the size and complexity of your network. Displaying Slot Status Information Assuming the module has no problems. the command show slot <slot> (where <slot> is the number of the slot where you installed the module) displays information about the module including: general information about the module (name. Table 21: Module LED Activity for Normal Operation MSM I/O Module LED State/Meaning LED State/Meaning SYS Green blinking STATUS Green blinking MSTR Green: MSM is primary Amber: MSM is backup DIAG Off ENV Green Port status (per port) Green Amber blinking Link/Activity Green: Link is up. operational. Amber: Packet activity is occurring. If not synchronized. part number).

see the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide and the ExtremeXOS Command Reference Guide. This section describes how to remove modules from a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch. This position ensures that the module is unlocked. 2 Unlock the module in one of the following ways: ● On a module without red lines on the screwheads. If it is not already connected. BlackDiamond modules are hot-swappable. Figure 74: Unlocking a Module EX_125a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 117 . connect the metal end to the ground receptacle at the top left corner of the chassis. 8800. CAUTION Be sure to turn each captive screw only 90 degrees or one-quarter turn counter-clockwise. Verify that the yellow band around the captive screw head of each injector/ejector handle is completely visible (Figure 74). turn each captive screw counter-clockwise one-quarter turn (90 degrees) (Figure 74). This position ensures that the MSM or I/O module is unlocked. or 8900 series module: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver ● Replacement module or blank faceplate if you are not replacing the module To remove a BlackDiamond module: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist. turn each captive screw counter-clockwise (Figure 74).For more information about slot status information. Loosening the captive screws beyond 90 degrees will damage the injector/ejector handles on the module. Verify that the red line on each captive screw is in a horizontal position (Figure 75). ● On a module with red lines on the screwheads. Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module CAUTION BlackDiamond 8800. You need the following tools and equipment to remove a BlackDiamond 8500. Pay careful attention to the instructions in step 2. and 8900 series modules have two styles of ejector/injector levers. You do not need to power the system off to remove a module.

Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access Figure 75: Indications that the Module is Unlocked Yellow Band on Captive Screw Head Handle EX_161 Release Latch EX_173 3 Squeeze the release latch on each injector/ejector handle and rotate both handles outward to disconnect the module from the chassis backplane (see Figure 75). Blank Front Panels BlackDiamond switches are shipped with blank front panels installed over one or more chassis slots. 5 Immediately place the module into the anti-static bag to protect it from potential ESD damage. CAUTION To prevent ESD damage. The bag will also prevent dust from collecting on the module connectors. NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the chassis so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components. You need the following tools and equipment to install or remove a blank front panel: 118 ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . To install a replacement module. Never touch the components on the PCB or the pins on any of the connectors. 6 If you are not going to install a replacement module. follow the installation procedure starting on page 111. hold the module by the metal panel edges only. CAUTION All unoccupied slots in a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch must have blank front panels correctly installed to ensure conformance to FCC requirements as well as to maintain adequate airflow through the switch. 4 Slide the module out of the chassis slot. install a blank front panel. You can remove or install a blank front panel at any time without disrupting network services. Complete the action of installing a blank front panel in a reasonable time-frame to avoid disruption to adequate airflow.

NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the chassis so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components. you might unseat modules or blank front panels that you have not secured. Verify that the EMI gasket is on the top of the panel and the stenciled part number is right side up. using a #2 Phillips screwdriver (see Figure 77). 2 Align the blank front panel over the open slot on the chassis (see Figure 76). Removing a Blank Front Panel To remove a blank front panel: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle at the top left corner of the switch front panel. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 119 .Installing a Blank Front Panel To install the blank front panel: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle at the top left corner of the BlackDiamond chassis. Otherwise. Figure 76: Blank Front Panels in a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis ASP018 3 Use a #2 Phillips screwdriver to tighten the captive screws at each end of the blank front panel. NOTE Tighten the screws of each installed blank front panel before inserting additional modules or blank front panels. 2 Loosen the captive screw at each end of the blank front panel.

so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components.Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access Figure 77: Captive Screw on a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Blank Front Panel ASP019 3 Remove the blank front panel from the front of the BlackDiamond switch (see Figure 78). NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch. Figure 78: Removing a Blank Front Panel from a BlackDiamond 8800 series Switch ASP020 4 Install an I/O module or MSM in the open slot as described in “Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 111. 120 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

0 Concepts Guide. The card releases to an intermediate position. 4 Press the release pin until the card releases from the slot. 2 Locate the compact flash slot on the MSM (see Figure 79). For more information about the eject memorycard command. 2 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your wrist and connect the metal end of the strap to the ground receptacle on the chassis front panel. Figure 79: Typical Compact Flash Slot Location (BlackDiamond 8800 Series MSM) Console port Compact flash ASP038B 3 Hold the memory card between your thumb and forefinger. 4 Slide the card into the compact flash slot until you feel resistance. The side with the ridge faces toward the bottom of the chassis. After you use the eject memorycard command. or seated. see the ExtremeXOS 12. 5 Carefully push the card until it is seated into the slot. To install the memory card: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the chassis front panel. the card remains partially inserted but is no longer seated in the slot. 5 Remove the card completely and place it in a safe location. 3 Locate the black release pin just above the compact flash slot.Installing or Removing an External Compact Flash Memory Card You do not need to power off the system or remove the MSM from the chassis to install or remove an external compact flash memory card. You need an ESD-preventive wrist strap to install a compact flash memory card. a portion of the card will protrude from the slot. you can physically remove the card from the external compact flash slot on the MSM. use the show memorycard command. The card should be fully inserted. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 121 .. To remove the external compact flash memory card: 1 Use the eject memorycard command to ensure that you will not lose any data when you remove the card. inside the slot. 6 To verify that the card is fully seated.

Connecting Equipment to the Console Port Connection to the console port is used for direct local management. use only shielded serial cables. You can log in and configure an IP address for the default VLAN (named default). Answer each question based on the level of security needed for the particular management access type. Logging In for the First Time To log in and manually configure the IP settings: 1 Connect a terminal or PC with terminal-emulation software to the MSM on the BlackDiamond switch or to the console port on the Summit switch. Refer to “Management Ports” on page 14 for further details. enter the default user name admin to log on with administrator privileges. Appropriate cables are available from your local supplier.Installing Modules and Establishing Initial Management Access Initial Management Access After your switch has completed all power on self-tests. see “Connector Pinouts” on page 189. To ensure the electromagnetic compatibility of the unit. For example: login: admin Administrator capabilities allow you to access all switch functions. the management port on the MSM is part of the management VLAN by default. For information about the DB-9 console plug connector. NOTE For more information about logging in to the switch and configuring switch management access. which allow all forms of management access for convenience in setting the initial configuration. see the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide. 2 At your terminal. 4 The system will ask a series of questions about the default management settings. or you can make your own. NOTE In BlackDiamond switches. 122 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . The console port settings are: ● Baud rate—9600 ● Data bits—8 ● Stop bit—1 ● Parity—None ● Flow control—XON/XOFF The terminal or PC with terminal-emulation software that you connect to an Extreme Networks switch must be configured with these settings. This procedure is described in the documentation supplied with the terminal. press [Return] one or more times until you see the login prompt. it is operational. 3 At the login prompt.

67.255. 6 Assign an IP address and subnetwork mask for VLAN default by typing: configure vlan default ipaddress 123.255.45. see the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide. NOTE For more information about how to assign a specific system name. When you have successfully logged on to the system.0 Your changes take effect immediately. log out of the switch by typing: logout BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 123 . The default user name admin has no password assigned to it. press [Return]. see the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide. 8 When you are finished with these tasks. 7 Save your configuration changes so that they will be in effect after the next system reboot by typing: save The configuration is saved to the configuration database of the MSM modules in the switch. NOTE For more information about saving configuration changes. the command line prompt displays the system name (for example. BlackDiamond12804>) in its prompt.8 255.5 At the password prompt.

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You must remove the I/O module from the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch before you install the S-POE card.8 Installing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Module Options This chapter includes the following sections: ● Installing an S-POE Daughter Card on page 127 ● Installing an Option Card in the 8500-MSM24. 3 Identify the daughter card connectors on the I/O module (see Figure 80). If the metal end is not already connected. or 8500-G48T-e I/O module. or 8900-MSM128 on page 130 This chapter describes how to install the following optional components on BlackDiamond 8800 series modules: ● S-POE daughter card on the G48Tc or G48Te2 I/O module (see next section) ● S-G8Xc or S-10G1Xc port option card in the MSM-48c or 8900-MSM128 module (see page 130) Installing an S-POE Daughter Card The S-POE daughter card adds PoE functionality to the ports on a G48Tc. Set the module on an ESD-preventive work surface. connect it to the ground receptacle at the top left corner of the chassis. MSM-48c. 2 Remove the I/O module from the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch. G48Te2. You need the following tools and equipment to install an S-POE card: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver ● 3/8-inch flat-blade screwdriver To install the S-POE daughter card: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist. following the instructions in “Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 117. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 127 .

Following the sequence indicated in Figure 82. Make sure that all the connectors seat securely. 5 Align the S-POE card with the connectors on the I/O module (see Figure 82).Installing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Module Options Figure 80: Daughter Card Connectors on the BlackDiamond G48Tc. G48Te2. carefully press the connectors into place. or 8500-G48T-e I/O Module Daughter card connectors Daughter card connectors 4 Remove the S-POE card from its anti-static packaging. Figure 81: Seating the S-POE Card on the I/O Module 3 3 2 128 1 1 2 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

grasp the top and bottom edges and carefully lift the card to disengage the connectors.6 Align and finger-tighten the retaining screws. starting with the two middle screws (see Figure 82) Figure 82: Securing the S-POE Card to the I/O Module Tighten first Tighten second PoEcard 7 Re-install the I/O module in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch following the instructions in “Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 111. 4 At each end of the card. install the replacement card as described in “Installing an S-POE Daughter Card” on page 127. If the retaining screws are too tight to loosen by hand. use a 3/8-inch flat-blade screwdriver. Removing an S-POE Card To remove an S-POE card: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist. 2 Remove the I/O module from the BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis as described in “Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 117. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 129 . If the metal end is not already connected. connect it to the ground receptacle at the top left corner of the chassis. 7 Re-install the I/O module as described in “Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 111. 6 If you are replacing the S-POE card. 3 Loosen the spring-loaded captive retaining screws on the S-POE card until they pop up. 5 Place the S-POE card on an ESD-preventive work surface or into anti-static packaging.

Slide the option card the rest of the way into the slot (Figure 84). 130 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 3 Loosen the retaining screws on the option slot cover plate (Figure 83) and remove the plate. Figure 83: Option Slot Cover Plate ASP_051_cover 4 Align the option card with the card guides on the module. MSM-48c. 5 At the edge of the module. rotate the hot-swap prevention latch up and hold it out of the way. You must administratively disable the module and remove it from the switch before you install the option card To install an option card in an MSM: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch chassis. or 8900-MSM128 The 8500-MSM24. and carefully slide the option card into the option slot. MSM-48c and 8900-MSM-128 modules have a slot for one of the following option cards: ● S-G8Xc. MSM-48c and 8900-MSM128 are not hot-pluggable. 2 Remove the MSM from the switch as described in “Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 117. which adds one 10-gigabit XFP data port to the MSM You need the following tools and equipment to install an option card: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver ● #1 Phillips screwdriver ● 3/8-inch straight-tip screwdriver CAUTION Option cards for the 8500-MSM24.Installing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Module Options Installing an Option Card in the 8500-MSM24. which adds eight 1-gigabit SFP data ports to the MSM ● S-10G1Xc.

Figure 84: Inserting the Option Card Option card MSM48c_hsp-latch 6 Release the hot-swap prevention latch and verify that the option card has engaged the alignment pins and connector at the back of the card. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 131 . 7 At the back of the option card. Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components. Figure 85: Securing the Option Card Tighten retaining screws Option card MSM48cOptionCarda 8 Re-install the MSM. align and finger-tighten the captive retaining screws to secure the card in place (Figure 85). following the instructions in “Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 111.

6 Slide the option card out of the MSM and immediately place it into anti-static packaging. connect it to the ground receptacle at the top left corner of the chassis. If you are not installing a replacement option card. If the metal end is not already connected. Figure 86: Removing an Option Card Loosen retaining screws Option card MSM48c_remove_opt_card 5 Using the handle on the option card. MSM-48c or 8900-MSM128 module: 1 Attach an ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist. or 8900-MSM128” on page 130. 3 At the back of the option card. loosen the spring-loaded captive retaining screws until they pop up (see Figure 86). 8 Re-install the MSM. pull straight back from the MSM to disconnect the option card from the connectors on the MSM. rotate the hot-swap prevention latch up and hold it out of the way. install the option slot cover plate over the option card slot. as described in “Installing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 111. install the option card as described in “Installing an Option Card in the 8500-MSM24. MSM-48c. 4 At the edge of the module. 2 Remove the MSM from the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch as described in “Removing a BlackDiamond 8000 Series Module” on page 117. 132 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 7 If you are installing a replacement option card.Installing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Module Options Removing an MSM Option Card To remove an option card from an 8500-MSM24.

BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord Retainer Connect all AC power cords before you install the power cord retainer. Always be sure that all plugs and electrical outlets are easily accessible. vibration. Power to the switch is disconnected by removing the wall plug from the electrical outlet.9 BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers The AC power cord retainers for BlackDiamond switches hold the power connectors in the power sockets and prevent accidental disconnection due to earthquakes. You need the following tools and equipment to install or remove the AC power cord retainer: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver Installing the BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord Retainer To install the BlackDiamond 8810 AC power cord retainer: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis. or other disturbances. This chapter includes the following sections: ● BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord Retainer on page 133 ● BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer on page 136 WARNING! These BlackDiamond switches do not have a switch for turning the power of the unit on and off. Power cord retainers are provided with the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches. Figure 87: Power Outlets on the BlackDiamond 8810 Switch ASP008 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 133 . 2 Locate the power outlets on the front of the BlackDiamond 8810 switch (see Figure 87).

Figure 90: AC Power Cord Retainer Correctly Aligned REMOVE TO INSTALL POWER CORDS ASP012A 134 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers 3 Connect each AC power cord to a power outlet on the BlackDiamond 8810 switch as shown in Figure 88. Figure 89: AC Power Cord Plugged into the BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Power Outlet ASP010 5 Align the BlackDiamond 8810 AC power cord retainer over the AC power cord ends as shown in Figure 90. Figure 88: Connecting an AC Power Cord to the BlackDiamond 8810 Switch ASP009 4 Make sure that each AC power cord is firmly plugged into the power outlet as shown in Figure 89.

NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components. 4 Remove the BlackDiamond AC power cord retainer from the front of the switch. connect the other end of each installed AC power cord to the power source. 3 Loosen the captive screws in the middle and on each end of the BlackDiamond AC power cord retainer. 2 Disconnect the AC power cord from the power source. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 135 . NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components. Disconnecting a BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord To disconnect a BlackDiamond 8810 AC power cord: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top left corner of the switch chassis.6 Tighten the captive screws in the middle and on each end of the power cord retainer (see Figure 91). 5 Remove the end of the AC power cord from the power outlet(s) on the front of the switch. Figure 91: Securing the BlackDiamond 8810 AC Power Cord Retainer REMOVE TO INSTALL POWER CORDS ASP012B 7 To power the system on. using a #2 Phillips screwdriver.

and lift each installed power cord over the previous plug (see Figure 92). Figure 92: Installing and Routing the AC Power Cords Starting at the left. insert the plug of each AC power cord into the power connectors on the switch. insert each plug and lift power cord over previous plug EX_138 136 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer Connect all AC power cords before you install the power cord retainer. 2 Starting at the left. Verify that all installed AC power cords are firmly plugged into the power connectors. You need the following tools and equipment before installing or removing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC power cord retainer: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver Installing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer To install the BlackDiamond 8806 AC power cord retainer: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch front panel.

BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 137 . Tighten the captive screw at each end of the retainer. Figure 93: BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer Captive screw Captive screw EX_141 4 Place the retainer against the switch as shown in Figure 94. Figure 94: Securing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer Install and secure the channel bracket to the switch by tightening both captive screws Captive screw Captive screw EX_139 5 Starting from the left. 6 Lay the last two power cords on top of the bottom four cords (see Figure 95). lay the first four power cords into the retainer (see Figure 95).3 Hold the AC power cord retainer as shown in Figure 93.

lay first four power cords into channel bracket Lay last two power cords onto others NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch.BlackDiamond AC Power Cord Retainers Figure 95: Routing the Power Cords in the Retainer From the left. loosen the captive screw located on each end of the AC power cord retainer. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. 3 Remove the retainer from the switch. Removing the BlackDiamond 8806 AC Power Cord Retainer To remove the BlackDiamond 8806 AC power cord retainer: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top-left corner of the switch front panel. 138 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 2 Using a #2 Phillips screwdriver.

you do not need any tools to attach the PSU cover. BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover The BlackDiamond 8806 PSU cover fits onto the AC power cord management bracket and snaps into place on the front of the BlackDiamond 8806 switch. This chapter includes the following sections: ● Required Tools on page 139 ● BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover on page 139 ● BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover on page 142 Required Tools You need a #2 Phillips screwdriver to attach the power cord management bracket to the switch. The PSU cover kit includes the following parts (Figure 96): ● PSU cover ● AC power cord management bracket with captive retaining screws Figure 96: BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover Kit EX_185 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 139 .10 BlackDiamond PSU Covers Covers are available to mask the front panels of the installed power supplies in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches. After the power cord management bracket is installed.

Make sure that the retainer engages all the power cord connectors. Figure 97: Attaching the AC Cord Retainer 1 EX_186 1 = Captive retaining screw 4 Set the feet on the base of the cover into the square openings on the top of the AC cord retainer (Figure 98). 2 Make sure that all required AC power cords are connected to the AC input connectors on the switch. b Align and tighten the captive retaining screws. 3 Attach the AC power cord retainer to the switch: a Place the retainer against the front of the switch as shown in Figure 97. Figure 98: Setting the PSU Cover in Place EX_187 140 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . remove the installed AC cord retainer.BlackDiamond PSU Covers Installing the BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover To install the PSU cover: 1 If necessary.

2 With the latching tabs pressed down. 3 Lift the cover off the AC cord retainer. Figure 99: Latching the PSU Cover EX_188 Removing the BlackDiamond 8806 PSU Cover To remove the PSU cover: 1 Press down on the latching tab at each side of the top.5 Push the top of the cover into place against the front of the switch until the latching tabs click into place (Figure 99). pull outward on the top edge of the cover to disengage it from the switch chassis. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 141 .

The PSU cover kit includes the following parts (Figure 100): ● PSU cover ● AC power cord management bracket with captive retaining screws Figure 100: PSU Cover Kit EX_189 Installing the BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover To install the PSU cover: 1 If necessary. Make sure that the retainer engages all the power cord connectors. 3 Attach the AC power cord retainer to the switch: a Place the retainer against the front of the switch as shown in Figure 101.BlackDiamond PSU Covers BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover The BlackDiamond PSU cover fits onto the AC power cord management bracket and snaps into place on the front of the BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 142 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 2 Make sure that all required AC power cords are connected to the AC input connectors on the switch. b Align and tighten the captive retaining screws. remove the installed AC cord retainer.

Figure 102: Setting the PSU Cover in Place EX_191 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 143 .Figure 101: Attaching the AC Cord Retainer 1 EX_190 1 = Captive retaining screw 4 Set the feet on the base of the cover into the square openings on the top of the AC cord retainer (Figure 102).

144 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 2 With the latching tabs pressed down. Figure 103: Latching the PSU Cover EX_192 Removing the BlackDiamond 8810 PSU Cover To remove the PSU cover: 1 Press down on the latching tab at each side of the top.BlackDiamond PSU Covers 5 Push the top of the cover into place against the front of the switch until the latching tabs click into place (Figure 103). pull outward on the top edge of the cover to disengage it from the switch chassis. 3 Lift the cover off the AC cord retainer.

rigid structural support for individual cables and cable bundles in front of the switch.11 BlackDiamond Cable Management This chapter includes the following sections: ● About BlackDiamond Cable Management on page 145 ● Using the Cable Holders and Cable Clips on page 145 The BlackDiamond cable holders and cable clips provide a way to organize and contain masses of cables connected to a BlackDiamond switch.) ● If you need more than one cable clip for a bundle. If you must remove a module from the chassis for replacement or repair.) ● To form a cable bundle. ● Connect the cable holders. thread the cables through the clips. Using the Cable Holders and Cable Clips When you use the cable holders and the cable clips. (Refer to “Connecting Cable Clips” on page 147. The cable management accessories keep cables collected in one place. (Refer to “Connecting Cable Holders” on page 146. Extreme Networks recommends the following: ● Attach the cables to the holders by slipping the cable through the opening. the cable clips and holders maintain the cable arrangement in front of the chassis for ease of connection when you reinsert the module. This chapter describes how to install and use these cable management accessories. You can use the cable holders and cable clips individually or connect them together to manage multiple cable bundles. About BlackDiamond Cable Management Interlocking cable holders and cable clips for the BlackDiamond switches provide free-standing. rather than allowing them to hang freely. Figure 104 shows the cable holders and clips being used to manage a group of cables. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 145 . connect the clips together before you route the cables through the clips. if you need more than one.

BlackDiamond Cable Management Figure 104: BlackDiamond Cable Holders and Clips Interlocking cable holder and cable clips Cable clips Cable holder Side view ENIN005A Connecting Cable Holders Each cable holder holds up to 12 separate cables. with 6 on each side. To connect the cable holders: 1 Hold two cable holders as shown in Figure 105. Connect cable holders end to end as needed to accommodate the number of cables you need to organize. Make sure that one locking tab at the joint is on top and the other is on the bottom. Figure 105: Connecting Cable Holders ENIN003 146 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

4 To disconnect the holders. grasp one in each hand firmly and carefully pull them apart. Figure 106: Connected Cable Holders ENIN004 3 Connect as many cable holders together as you need to manage your cable bundles. Figure 107: Connecting Cable Clips ENIN001A BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 147 . 2 Slide the connecting grooves together (see Figure 107).2 Slide the ends together and push the cable holders together until you feel them snap into place (see Figure 106). Connecting Cable Clips To connect the cable clips: 1 Hold two clips next to each other with the split sides facing the same way (see Figure 107).

Figure 108: Cable Clip Chain ENIN002A 4 Connect as many cable clips together as you need to manage your cable bundles. 5 To disconnect the cable clips. 148 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .BlackDiamond Cable Management 3 Press the clips together until l the connectors lock into place (see Figure 108). push on the bottom ring while holding the top ring steady.

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2 Locate the captive screws at the top and bottom of the fan tray. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 151 .12 Replacing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Components This chapter provides instructions for replacing components in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switches and includes the following sections: ● Replacing the Fan Tray on page 151 ● Replacing the PSU/Fan Controller on page 154 This chapter describes how to remove and replace a fan tray or a PSU/fan controller in the following BlackDiamond switches: ● BlackDiamond 8810 switch ● BlackDiamond 8806 switch Replacing the Fan Tray The BlackDiamond 8800 series switch has one fan tray that is accessible from the front of the switch. make sure you have the replacement fan tray ready before you start the replacement procedure. 3 Using a #2 Phillips screwdriver. NOTE To avoid long periods of operation without forced air cooling. Pre-Installation Requirements You need the following tools and equipment to remove and replace a fan tray in a BlackDiamond 8800 series switch: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #2 Phillips screwdriver ● Replacement BlackDiamond 8800 series fan tray Removing the Fan Tray To remove a fan tray from the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top left corner of the switch chassis. loosen each captive screw (see Figure 109 and Figure 110).

WARNING! Be sure that all fan blade motion has ceased before continuing to remove the fan tray.Replacing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Components Figure 109: Removing the Fan Tray from the BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Fan Tray Captive Screws (x2) Fan Tray Handle ASP031A Figure 110: Removing the Fan Tray from the BlackDiamond 8806 Switch Fan tray captive screws (x2) Fan tray handle EX_114 4 Use the fan tray handle to pull the fan tray half-way out from the fan tray slot. Wait for the fan blades to stop turning before continuing with this procedure. 152 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . This action disconnects the fan tray from the switch power. 5 Support the bottom of the fan tray with your free hand as you use the handle to slide the fan tray completely out from the fan tray slot.

Figure 111: Installing the Fan Tray in the BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Fan Tray Captive Screws (x2) Fan Tray Handle ASP030A BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 153 . NOTE Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components.CAUTION Be sure that both hands are used to support the weight of the fan tray during removal. Installing the Replacement BlackDiamond Fan Tray To install a replacement fan tray into the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the top left corner of the switch. 2 Support the bottom of the fan tray with one hand as you lift the fan tray by the handle using the other hand. CAUTION Always use both hands to support the weight of the fan tray during installation. and then slide the fan tray into place in the switch (see Figure 111 and Figure 112). Align the spare fan tray with the fan tray slot on the switch.

You need the following tools and equipment to replace a BlackDiamond 8800 series PSU/fan controller: 154 ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● #1 Phillips screwdriver ● #2 Phillips screwdriver ● Replacement BlackDiamond 8800 series PSU/fan controller BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch so that it is always available when you need to touch ESD-sensitive components. you can hot swap the PSU/fan controller unit. Pre-installation Requirements Make sure that you have access to the back of the switch.2. NOTE If your system is running ExtremeXOS version 11. Replacing the PSU/Fan Controller The BlackDiamond 8800 series switch has two PSU/fan controllers behind an access panel on the rear of the switch chassis.Replacing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Components Figure 112: Installing the Fan Tray in the BlackDiamond 8806 Switch Fan tray captive screws (x2) Fan tray handle EX_115 3 Use a #2 Phillips screwdriver to tighten the screws (Figure 111).3 or later.1. Refer to the ExtremeXOS Concepts Guide for complete information about upgrading software.

2 Locate the eight captive screws on the PSU/fan controller access cover at the back of the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch (see Figure 113 and Figure 114).Removing the PSU/Fan Controller To remove a PSU/fan controller from the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the front top-left corner of the switch. Figure 113: Removing the Access Cover from the BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Loosen Captive Screws (x8) PSU Control Card Access Panel Remove PSU Control Card Access Panel Cover ASP032B BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 155 .

4 Pull the access cover away from the back of the switch. 5 Locate the four captive screws on the PSU/fan controller you are replacing (see Figure 115) Figure 115: Removing the PSU/Fan Controller (BlackDiamond 8806 Switch shown) BD_170 156 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .Replacing BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Components Figure 114: Removing the Access Cover from the BlackDiamond 8806 Switch PSU/Fan Controllers BD_169 3 Using a #2 Phillips screwdriver. loosen all eight captive screws on the PSU/fan controller access cover. The PSU/fan controllers are visible in the controller recess.

loosen all four captive screws on the PSU/fan controller. Installing the Replacement PSU/Fan Controller To install a replacement PSU/fan controller in the BlackDiamond 8800 series switch: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the front top-left corner of the switch. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. tighten all four captive screws on the replacement controller. 5 Align the guide pins on the access cover with the holes at the edges of the controller recess. Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch. 3 Push the replacement PSU/fan controller into the empty controller recess until the four captive screws on the replacement controller are in alignment. 7 Using a #2 Phillips screwdriver.6 Using a #1 Phillips screwdriver. 7 Pull equally on the upper and lower handles of the PSU/fan controller to disconnect the controller connector. 2 Align the guide pins in the empty controller recess with the holes on the replacement PSU/fan controller. 6 Push the access cover over the controller recess until the captive screws on the access cover are in alignment. Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently connected to the switch. 4 Using a #1 Phillips screwdriver. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 157 . tighten all the captive screws on the access cover. so that the strap is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components.

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Only trained service personnel should perform service to Extreme Networks switches and their components. NOTE Read the information in this chapter thoroughly before you attempt to remove a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 159 . have the technical training and experience necessary to be aware of the hazards to which they are exposed in performing a task. Trained service personnel have read all related installation manuals. “Technical Specifications” for additional information regarding regulatory compliance certifications. See Appendix A. Safety Information CAUTION Correct lifting procedures for a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis require two or more people. “Safety Information” for additional safety information and Appendix B.13 Repacking a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis This chapter includes the following sections: ● Safety Information on page 159 ● Repacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis on page 160 ● Repacking the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis on page 164 The chapter describes how to remove a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis from an equipment rack and repack the chassis for shipping back to Extreme Networks. use the original shipping crate or box and packing materials. CAUTION Before you lift a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. This will also prevent damage to the system components due to possible chassis flex when lifting. make sure the chassis is empty to prevent unnecessary weight. To repack a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. and are aware of measures to minimize the danger to themselves or other persons.

place one hand in the empty power supply bay and the other hand in the recessed hand-hold on the back panel of the chassis (see Figure 116). 7 Carefully lift the chassis off the support bracket and lower it onto wood pallet (see Figure 116). attach the support bracket to the equipment rack immediately below the chassis. 5 On each side of the chassis. 2 Remove all modules and power supplies from the chassis. 160 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . CAUTION Do not use the fan tray handle to lift or maneuver the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis. 4 Remove the eight mounting screws that secure the chassis to the equipment rack. This handle is not designed to support the weight of the chassis. 6 Slowly guide the chassis out of the equipment rack using the support bracket for support. 3 Using four mounting screws. Follow correct Extreme Networks procedures for removing components.Repacking a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Required Tools and Equipment You need the following tools and equipment to repack a BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis: ● ESD-preventive wrist strap ● Support bracket that was shipped with the chassis ● Four rack-mount screws appropriate to your organization’s equipment rack ● Screwdriver appropriate to the rack-mount screws ● Original packing materials from the chassis ● Packing tape ● Nylon strapping and crimping tool Repacking the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis To repack the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the chassis front panel.

Figure 116: Correct Method for Lifting the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis ASP017A BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 161 .

d Repeat these steps to insert each remaining clip lock. 10 Insert the clip locks (see Figure 118). a Place your thumb and index finger inside the clip lock to grasp the prongs.Repacking a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis 8 Attach all four restraining bolts to the four shipping brackets. Figure 117: Recrating the BlackDiamond 8810 Chassis Slide carton down over chassis Install 4 bolts securing chassis to pallet ASP016A 9 Slide the shipping carton down over the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis. securing the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis to the shipping pallet (see Figure 117). Figure 118: Clip Locks on the BlackDiamond 8810 Shipping Carton Squeeze prongs to unlock Clip lock Open lock EX_087B 162 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . c Push the prongs inward until the clip lock is secured to the carton. b Squeeze the prongs inward applying equal pressure on each side.

11 Place the packing foam on top of the BlackDiamond 8810 chassis (see Figure 119). 13 Secure the BlackDiamond 8810 shipping carton with nylon straps (see Figure 120). Figure 120: BlackDiamond 8810 Shipping Carton with Nylon Straps ASP026 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 163 . Figure 119: Packing Foam in the BlackDiamond 8810 Shipping Carton ASP024A 12 Close the top flaps on the shipping carton and seal them with packing tape.

CAUTION Do not use the fan tray handle to lift or maneuver the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis. 2 Remove all modules and power supplies from the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis.Repacking a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis Repacking the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis To repack the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis: 1 Attach the ESD-preventive wrist strap to your bare wrist and connect the metal end to the ground receptacle on the chassis front panel. 6 Slowly guide the chassis out of the equipment rack using the support bracket for support. This handle is not designed to support the weight of the chassis. place one hand in the empty power supply bay and the other hand in the recessed hand-hold on the back panel of the chassis. 3 Using four rack mounting screws. 4 Remove the eight rack mounting screws that secure the chassis to the equipment rack. 5 On each side of the chassis. attach the 19-inch support bracket to the equipment rack immediately below the chassis.) Figure 121: Setting the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis onto the Foam Cushion EX_129 164 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Follow correct Extreme Networks procedures for removing components. 7 Carefully lift the chassis off the support bracket and lower it onto the foam cushion in the shipping carton base (see Figure 121.

Figure 122: Placing the Carton over the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Place box over chassis Insert & close 4 clip locks to secure box ASP016a EX_121 9 Insert the clip locks (see Figure 123). b Squeeze the prongs inward. Make sure that the clip locks are secure and accurately installed. c Push the prongs inward until the clip lock is secured onto the carton. applying equal pressure on each side.8 Slide the top of the BlackDiamond shipping carton down and over the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis (see Figure 122). CAUTION Proper installation of the clip locks is critical for safe shipment of the BlackDiamond 8806 chassis. a Place your thumb and index finger inside the clip lock to grasp the prongs. Repeat these steps to insert each of the remaining clip locks. Figure 123: Clip Locks on the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Shipping Carton Squeeze prongs to unlock Clip lock Open lock EX_111A BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 165 .

If you do not have nylon straps and a crimping tool available to secure the carton. 12 Secure the shipping carton with nylon straps (see Figure 125). Figure 124: Packing Foam in the BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Shipping Carton EX_110B 11 Close the top flaps on the shipping carton and seal them with packing tape. however.Repacking a BlackDiamond 8800 Series Chassis 10 Place the packing foam material on top of the chassis as shown in Figure 124. the chassis can be shipped without the straps. NOTE Nylon straps are optional but are recommended by Extreme Networks for extra security during shipment. The installation of nylon straps requires a crimping tool. it is critical that the clip locks be secure before shipment. Figure 125: Nylon Straps Around BlackDiamond 8806 Chassis Shipping Carton EX_113 166 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

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Failure to follow this safety information can lead to personal injury or damage to the equipment. and restricted-access.and humidity-controlled. ● Make sure that your equipment is placed in an area that accommodates the power consumption and component heat dissipation specifications. enclosed. Locate the system away from heat sources. ● Well ventilated and away from sources of heat including direct sunlight.A Safety Information WARNING! Read the following safety information thoroughly before installing Extreme Networks products. Only trained service personnel should perform service to Extreme Networks switches and their components. ● The system is designed to operate in a typical environmentally controlled Telco environment. Do not obstruct the air intake vent on the front. ● Isolated from strong electromagnetic fields produced by electrical devices. Trained service personnel have read all related installation manuals. ● Establish at least 3 inches clearance on all sides for effective ventilation. such that the maximum ambient room temperature shall not exceed 40ºC (104ºF) ● Clean and free from airborne materials that can conduct electricity. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 169 . have the technical training and experience necessary to be aware of the hazards to which they are exposed in performing a task. or rear ventilation grills. ensuring that only trained and qualified service personnel have access to the equipment. side. ● Secured. Choose a site that has the following characteristics: ● Temperature. This appendix includes the following sections: ● Considerations Before Installing on page 169 ● Installing Power Supply Units on page 170 ● Maintenance Safety on page 171 ● General Safety Precautions on page 171 ● Cable Routing for LAN Systems on page 172 ● Selecting Power Supply Cords on page 172 ● Battery Replacement and Disposal on page 174 ● Fiber Optic Ports—Optical Safety on page 174 ● Sicherheitshinweise on page 176 (Safety information in German) Considerations Before Installing Consider the following items before installing equipment. ● Away from sources of vibration or physical shock. and are aware of measures to minimize the danger to themselves or other persons. ● Make sure that your power supplies meet the site DC power or AC power requirements of all network equipment.

WARNING! Extreme Networks DC PSUs do not have switches for turning the unit on and off. ● Make sure the wall outlet is installed near the equipment and is easily accessible for quick disconnect. Make sure that the DC circuit is de-energized before connecting or disconnecting the DC power cord at the DC power socket on the Extreme Networks DC PSU. ● When inserting a hot-swappable power supply into the bay.com.extremenetworks. the entire switch is vulnerable to a power failure. doing so would expose a hazardous energy and poses a potential shock and fire hazard. it will affect only that power supply to which it is connected. The building and/or power source must provide overload protection. ● Make sure the voltage and frequency of your power outlet match the system electrical ratings for the equipment.Safety Information Installing Power Supply Units For the ratings and power requirements of each power supply unit. Empty power supply bays require a cover plate at all times. Wiring the DC PSU DC power cord to your facility DC source voltage must be performed by a qualified. Do not put your hand into an open power supply bay when a power supply is not present. ● Use only power cords that are certified for use within the country of use. Extreme Networks AC external power supplies do not have switches for turning the unit on and off. WARNING! Be sure that the requirements listed in this section are satisfied when installing all Extreme Networks power supplies. independent power source. If a single power source fails. ● Use a surge suppressor. When you install power supplies: ● Plug power supplies only into properly grounded electrical outlets to help prevent electrical shock and comply with international safety standards. Remove the wall plug from the electrical outlet to disconnect the power from an Extreme Networks AC external power supply. Do not attempt to modify AC power cords. “Technical Specifications” or the data sheet for the power supply at http://www. If all the power supplies on a single switch are connected to the same power source. ● If multiple power supplies are used in a switch. see Appendix B. licensed electrician. do not use excessive force. Make sure that this connection is easily accessible. 170 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Do not connect a power supply to an electrical outlet when the power supply is not installed in the chassis. line conditioner. connect each power supply to a different. or uninterruptible power supply to protect the system from momentary increases or decreases in electrical power.

● In systems that have power-on buttons. Connect the other end of the strap to the ESD connector on the front of the chassis. ● When you handle modules. such as tripping. power supplies. optic devices. Leave the ESD-preventive wrist strap permanently attached to the chassis so that it is always available when you need to handle ESD-sensitive components. Failure to follow these instructions may damage the equipment or violate required safety and EMC regulations. ● Disconnect all power before removing the back panel of any Extreme Networks switch. The power cord is the disconnect device to the main power source. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 171 . General Safety Precautions Follow these guidelines: ● Do not attempt to lift objects that you think are too heavy for you.Maintenance Safety When you perform maintenance procedures on Extreme Networks equipment. ● Install all cables in a manner that avoids strain. ● Disconnect all power cords before working near power supplies. Repairs to the system must be performed by an Extreme Networks factory service technician. Do not use equipment with visible damage. ● Replace power cord immediately if it shows any signs of damage. This system contains no customer serviceable components. unless otherwise instructed by a product specific maintenance procedure. ● The chassis cover should only be removed by Extreme Networks personnel. unless otherwise instructed by a product-specific maintenance procedure. or other modular accessories put on an ESD-preventive wrist strap to reduce the risk of electronic damage to the equipment. To remove power from the system. ● When you install equipment in a rack. Use tie wraps or other strain relief devices. ● Route cables in a manner that prevents possible damage to the cables and avoids causing accidents. follow these recommendations: ● Use only original accessories or components approved for use with this system. ● Only use tools and equipment that are in perfect condition. the power-on button may not turn off all system power. you must unplug all power cords from wall outlets. load heavier devices in the lower half of the rack first to avoid making the rack top-heavy.

PoE Devices When connecting power over Ethernet (PoE) devices to a PoE switch.Safety Information Cable Routing for LAN Systems The BlackDiamond 8800 series switches meet the requirements for LAN system equipment.aspx 172 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . or purchase a cord from your local supplier. Issue 4) and require isolation from the exposed OSP cabling. all connections between the PoE device and the switch must remain inside the same building and use a low-voltage power distribution system per IEEE 802. This equipment can be connected between buildings if any one of the following conditions is true: ● Cable runs between buildings are less than 140 feet long. ● Cable runs between buildings are directly buried. LAN systems are designed for intra-building installations. cable runs between devices must be in the same building as the connected units. ● Cable runs between buildings are in an underground conduit. The intra-building port(s) of the equipment or sub-assembly MUST NOT be metallically connected to interfaces that connect to the outside plant (OSP) or its wiring. The addition of Primary Protectors is not sufficient protection in order to connect these interfaces metallically to OSP wiring. that is. WARNING! The intra-building ports of the equipment or sub-assembly are suitable for connection to intrabuilding or unexposed wiring or cabling only.com/how-to-buy/how-to-buy.extremenetworks.3af. where a continuous metallic cable shield or a continuous metallic conduit containing the cable is bonded to each building grounding electrode system. To locate a Sales Manager or Partner in your region visit: http://www. CAUTION Failure to follow these requirements for cable routing conditions may expose the user to electrical shock and expose the unit to errors or damage. contact your local Extreme Networks Channel Account Manager or Sales Manager. These interfaces are designed for use as intra-building interfaces only (Type 2 or Type 4 ports as described in GR-1089-CORE. To purchase a power cord for your product and for your specific country. Selecting Power Supply Cords Extreme Networks does not provide power input cords in the product box.

● For cords up to 6 feet (2 m) long. three conductor. 3-conductor wires have been stripped and are ready for connection to DC power source mains. the minimum wire size is 16 AWG (1.0 mm2).extremenetworks. 30A. the wire size must be 18 AWG (. Black Diamond SSI DC PSU. Make sure that the source outlet is properly grounded according to the country’s local electrical requirements before plugging the AC supply power cord into a PSU. and rated at 10A by in-country regulatory authority.com or to Appendix B of this guide. (Do not disconnect under load). over 6 feet. NOTE Tray Cable is a UL US only requirement. Molex Pin Connectors PN 428150032. ● The device connector is a Molex Shell Connector PN 42816-0312. over 6 feet. Model 60021: ● The wire must be UL Listed Type TC (Tray Cable). ● For cords up to 6 feet (2 m) long.The following are power cord requirements for use on Extreme switches: Black Diamond SSI 700/1200 W AC PSU Model 60020: ● The power supply cord must be agency-certified for country of use. ● The power supply cord must have an IEC 320 C13 plug to connect to the IEC320 C14 connector on the power supply. See PS installation instructions of PS for proper sizing of circuit breaker. For specific product input power requirements refer to the data sheet of the product or modular PSU at http:// www.75 mm2) minimum. the wire size must be 18 AWG (. the minimum wire size is 16 AWG (1. BlackDiamond 600/900 W AC PSU. WARNING! When using multiple power supplies. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 173 . 90C wire is acceptable. make sure that each power supply is attached to independent circuits breakers. and marked (UL) TC.0 mm2). Model 41050/PS 2431: ● The power supply cord must be agency-certified for the country of use. Outside United States standard 8 AWG (8. 90C min. ● The assembly rating is 75VDC. ● There is no wall plug. 90-degree angle plug to connect to the IEC320 C14 connector on the power supply.35mm2). 8 AWG.75 mm2) minimum. ● The power supply cord must have an IEC 320 C13. jacketed. ● The power supply cord must have an appropriately rated and approved wall plug applicable to the country of installation. ● The power cord must have an appropriately rated and approved wall plug applicable to the country of installation.

disengage the laser optic module and allow it to cool before removing it completely. If these instructions are disregarded and replacement of these batteries is attempted. Contact your Extreme Service personnel for product replacement. or that you make a connection to a (P+N+PE) power distribution where voltages do not exceed 240V AC. If the laser optic module is too hot to touch. and XFP laser optic modules. small form factor pluggable (SFP) modules (or miniGBICs). Fiber Optic Ports—Optical Safety The following safety warnings apply to all optical devices used in Extreme Networks equipment that are removable or directly installed in an I/O module or chassis system. Battery Replacement and Disposal Batteries included with Extreme products are encapsulated and must be replaced by qualified Extreme Service personnel only. Do not attempt to replace the battery. such as those used in Norway. and other countries. Extreme Networks strongly recommends that you consult an electrical contractor to ensure proper equipment grounding and power distribution for your specific installation & country. therefore. All installations should confirm that the product is reliably grounded according to the country’s local electrical codes. the following guidelines must be followed to avoid danger of explosion: 1 Replace with same or equivalent battery type as recommended by the battery manufacturer. France. XENPAK transceivers. For these applications it is recommended that a transformer be used to step down the voltage to < 240V AC from phase-phase. 174 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Such devices include but are not limited to gigabit interface converters (GBICs).Safety Information NOTE This equipment is not intended to be directly powered by power distribution systems where phase-phase voltages exceed 240V AC (2P+PE). NOTE Building codes vary worldwide. 2 Dispose of battery in accordance with the battery manufacturer’s recommendation. Take care when removing a laser optic module from the chassis or option card. WARNING! Laser optic modules become very hot after prolonged use.

We recommend that all customers use Extreme Networks optical modules in their Extreme Networks switches. Class A when installed into Extreme products NOTE Extreme Networks optical modules are tested to work in all supported Extreme Networks switches. modify. Avoid direct eye exposure to the beam when optical connections are unplugged. XENPAK. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 175 . and XFP Regulatory Compliance Extreme Networks pluggable optical modules meet the following regulatory requirements: ● Class 1 Laser Product ● EN60825-1+A2:2001 or later. European laser standard ● FCC 21 CFR Chapter 1. GBIC. Although Extreme Networks does not block third-party optical modules. ● Never look directly at a fiber port on the switch or at the ends of a fiber cable when they are powered on. or change an optical device in any way other than suggested in this document. always take the following precautions to avoid exposure to hazardous radiation. SFP (Mini-GBIC).WARNING! When working with laser optic modules. Subchapter J in accordance with FDA & CDRH requirements ● Application of CE Mark in accordance with 89/336/EEC EMC and 73/23/EEC Low Voltage Directives ● UL and/or CSA registered component for North America ● 47 CFR Part 15. ● Never alter. ● Never look at the transmit LED/laser through a magnifying device while it is powered on. Extreme Networks assumes no liability for third-party optical modules. we cannot ensure that all third-party optical modules operate properly in all Extreme Networks switches. The customer assumes all risks associated with using third-party optical modules in Extreme Networks switches. ● Invisible laser radiation can occur when the connectors are open.

die Erschütterungen oder Schläge/Stöße hervorrufen können ■ Isolierung von starken elektromagnetischen Feldern. Das System nicht in der Nähe von Wärmequellen aufstellen. andere zu treffen. Installation. Wählen Sie einen Aufstellort mit den folgenden Eigenschaften: ■ Innenbereich mit Temperatur. einschließlich direktem Sonnenlicht ■ Ausreichender Abstand zu Quellen. sodass nur geschultes und qualifiziertes Servicepersonal Zugriff auf das Gerät hat ■ In für elektrische Stürme anfälligen Gebieten wird empfohlen. um eine ausreichende Belüftung zu gewährleisten. Die Lufteinlassöffnung an den vorderen. dass Ihre Netzteile die Anforderungen an die Strom. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . dass die Ausrüstung in einem Bereich aufgestellt wird.und Feuchtigkeitsregelung. ■ Ausreichende Belüftung und Abstand zu Wärmequellen.Safety Information Sicherheitshinweise Vor der Installation der Produkte von Extreme Networks sind die nachfolgenden Sicherheitshinweise aufmerksam zu lesen. ■ Auf allen Seiten für mindestens 7. Wartung und Ausbau eines Switch. wobei die maximale Raumtemperatur 40°C (104ºF) nicht überschreiten darf. dass der obere Teil des Gestells zu schwer wird. und (2) das Gerät muss jede empfangene Interferenz zulassen. Stellen Sie sicher. ● Sicherstellen. ● Bei den Extreme-Produkten handelt es sich um digitale Geräte der Klasse A gemäß Teil 15 der FCCRichtlinien und anderen internationalen Richtlinien.oder Wechselstromversorgung vor Ort für alle Netzwerkgeräte erfüllen. Der Gerätebetrieb unterliegt den folgenden Voraussetzungen: (1) Das Gerät kann schädliche Interferenzen verursachen. Hinweise zur Installation Beachten Sie vor der Installation der Ausrüstung folgende Punkte. um mögliche Gefahren bei der Durchführung von Servicearbeiten zu erkennen und Maßnahmen zur Minimierung der Gefahr für sich bzw. ■ Die Ausrüstung im unteren Teil des Gestells installieren. wie sie durch Elektrogeräte erzeugt werden ■ Sicherer. seitlichen und hinteren Entlüftungsgittern nicht blockieren. ● Sicherstellen. Die Nichtbeachtung dieser Sicherheitshinweise kann zu Verletzungen oder Schäden an der Ausrüstung führen. ■ Sauber und frei von elektrisch aufladbaren Teilchen in der Luft.5 cm (3") Abstand sorgen. das System an einen Spannungsstoßunterdrücker anzuschließen. der den Spezifikationen für Leistungsaufnahme und Wärmeabstrahlung der Komponenten entspricht. dass die nachfolgend aufgeführten Bedingungen erfüllt sind: ● 176 Das System ist für den Einsatz in einer typischen Umgebung gemäß Telco-Vorgaben vorgesehen. abgeschlossener Arbeitsbereich mit beschränktem Zugang. einer Grundplatte oder einer seiner Komponenten dürfen nur von geschultem und qualifiziertem Servicepersonal durchgeführt werden! Geschulte und qualifizierte Servicetechniker verfügen über die erforderliche technische Ausbildung und Erfahrung. einschließlich einer Interferenz. die einen unerwünschten Betrieb verursachen kann. um zu vermeiden.

Das Gleichstromkabel des 325 W DC-Netzteils muss von einem qualifizierten.Installation von Netzteilen Bei der Installation sämtlicher Netzteile von Extreme Networks muss sichergestellt werden. Extreme Networks 325 W AC Netzteile haben keinen An. dann muss zunächst dieses Erdungskabel zwischen der Grundplatte und einem geeigneten Erdungspunkt angeschlossen werden. Auf diese Weise ist bei einem Ausfall einer einzelnen Stromquelle nur das daran angeschlossene Netzteil betroffen. um die Gefahr elektrischer Schläge zu vermeiden und die Konformität mit internationalen Sicherheitsnormen zu gewährleisten. Leistungsspezifikationen für Netzteile von Extreme Networks finden sich in Anhang B dieses Dokuments oder im Netzteil-Datenblatt unter http://www. Leere Netzteilschächte müssen immer mit eine Abdeckplatte bedeckt sein. dass die nachfolgend aufgeführten Anforderungen erfüllt sind. ● Die Wandsteckdose muss in der Nähe der Anlage installiert und leicht zugänglich sein. Folgende Anforderungen müssen unbedingt erfüllt sein: ● Wenn der mit Wechsel. unabhängige Stromquellen anzuschließen. PSU). Vor dem Einstecken des Gleichstromkabels in den Gleichstromanschluss des 325 W DC-Netzteils von Extreme Networks sowie vor dem Abziehen des Kabels sicherstellen. dass der Gleichstromkreis abgeschaltet ist. einen Netzfilter oder eine unterbrechungsfreie Stromversorgung verwenden. ● Nur Stromkabel verwenden.com. Gleichstromnetz. Die Stromzufuhr zu einem Extreme Networks 325 W AC Netzteil wird durch das Ziehen des Netzkabels unterbrochen. ● Netzteile nur an vorschriftsmäßig geerdete Steckdosen anschließen. um das System vor einer vorübergehenden Zu. zugelassenen Elektriker an die Gleichspannungsquelle in Ihrem Gebäude angeschlossen werden. ist der gesamte Switch für einen Ausfall der Stromversorgung anfällig.oder Abnahme der elektrischen Leistung zu schützen. ● Einen Spannungsstoßunterdrücker. die Stromquelle muss mit einem Überlastschutz ausgestattet sein.extremenetworks.oder Gleichstrom betriebene Switch von Extreme Networks mit einem externen grünen/gelben Erdungskabel ausgestattet ist. Das Netzteil nicht ausserhalb von dem Gehäuse an das Netz anschliessen da hierdurch gefährliche Spannungen zugänglich werden sowie die Gefahr von einem elektrischem Schlag und/ oder Feuergefahr besteht. Beim Ausbau des Geräts aus dem Gestell muss das Erdungskabel als letztes getrennt werden. ● Bei Einsatz mehrer Netzteile in einem Switch sind die Netzteile jeweils an unterschiedliche. ● Bei laufendem Betrieb austauschbare Netzteile: Das Netzteil vorsichtig. Angaben zu Nennleistung und Leistungsbedarf finden sich in den Installationsanweisungen für das jeweilige Netzteil (Power Supply Unit. Die 325 W DC-Netzteile von Extreme Networks sind nicht mit Ein-/Ausschaltern ausgestattet. Wechselstromkabel dürfen nicht manipuliert werden. Nicht die Hand in den Netzteilschacht einführen wenn das Netzteil entfernt ist.bzw. Wenn alle Netzteile eines einzelnen Switch an dieselbe Stromquelle angeschlossen sind. dies gilt auch für den Anschluss an das Wechsel. die für den Einsatz in dem jeweiligen Land zugelassen sind. Es ist sicherzustellen das diese Verbindung leicht zugänglich ist. ● Spannung und Frequenz der Steckdose müssen den elektrischen Nenndaten des Systems entsprechen. BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 177 . nicht mit Kraft in das Aufnahmefach einsetzen.Aus Schalter. um eine schnelle Trennung vom Netz zu ermöglichen. bevor andere Verbindungen zum Gerät hergestellt werden. Das Gebäude bzw.

dass schwere Geräte unten im Gestell eingebaut werden. Das Armband zum Schutz elektrostatisch gefährdeter Bauteile (ESB) grundsätzlich an der Grundplatte befestigt lassen. Die von Extreme Networks gelieferten Stromkabel sind nur für den Einsatz in den Vereinigten Staaten und Kanada ausgelegt und zugelassen. z. werden die Wechselstromnetzteile von Extreme Networks entweder nur mit einem 110-VAC-Kabel oder mit einem 110-VAC-Kabel und einem 208/220VAC-Kabel geliefert. Kabelbinder oder Zugentlastungsklemmen verwenden. optischen Geräten. ● Der An-/Aus-Schalter des Systems darf nicht die gesamte Stromversorgung zum System unterbrechen. Stromkabel für den Einsatz außerhalb der 178 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . ● Beim Umgang mit Modulen. ● Bei einer Installation in einem Gestell darauf achten. dass übermäßige Belastungen vermieden werden. um das Risiko einer Beschädigung der Geräte durch elektrostatische Entladungen zu verringern. Reparaturen am System sind von einem Werkstechniker von Extreme Networks durchzuführen. durch Stolpern. ● Vor der Aufnahme von Arbeiten in der Nähe von Stromquellen alle Stromkabel abziehen. ● Alle Kabel so verlegen. B. Die Nichtbeachtung dieser Anweisungen kann zu Schäden an der Ausrüstung oder sogar zu einem Verstoß gegen die erforderlichen Sicherheitsbestimmungen und EMV-Vorschriften führen. welchen Switch Sie erworben haben. damit es beim Umgang mit diesen Bauteilen immer zur Hand ist. um Gefahren durch Umkippen zu vermeiden. ● Bei Summit Desktop-Switches keinen Monitor oder andere Gegenstände auf die Anlage stellen. Das System enthält keine vom Kunden zu wartenden Komponenten.Safety Information Wartungssicherheit Folgende Vorsichtsmaßnahmen müssen getroffen werden: ● Nur für den Einsatz mit diesem System zugelassene Originalzubehörteile bzw. die möglicherweise zu schwer sind. Allgemeine Sicherheitsvorkehrungen Folgende Richtlinien sind unbedingt zu befolgen: ● Keine Gegenstände heben. ● Verlegen von Kabeln: Kabel so verlegen. -komponenten verwenden. ● Vor dem Entfernen der Rückwand eines Extreme Networks-Switch muss die gesamte Stromzufuhr unterbrochen werden. die sich in einwandfreiem Zustand befinden. Netzteilen oder anderen modularen Zubehörteilen das ESD-Schutzarmband anlegen. Die Abdeckung der Grundplatte ist nicht darauf ausgelegt. Keine Ausrüstung verwenden. dass keine Schäden entstehen oder Unfälle. Gewicht zu tragen. Auswahl der Stromkabel Je nachdem. ● Ein Stromkabel bei Anzeichen von Beschädigungen unverzüglich austauschen. die sichtbare Beschädigungen aufweist. ● Nur Werkzeuge und Ausrüstung verwenden. Zur Unterbrechung der Wechselstromversorgung zum System müssen alle Stromkabel aus den Wandsteckdosen gezogen werden. Das Stromkabel dient zur Trennung von der Netzstromversorgung. sofern nicht im Rahmen eines Wartungsverfahrens anders vorgegeben. verursacht werden können. ● Die Abdeckung der Grundplatte darf nur durch Personal von Extreme Networks entfernt werden.

BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 179 .com oder in Anhang B dieses Dokuments. Austauschen und Entsorgen von Batterien Im Umgang mit Batterien sind folgende Hinweise zu beachten: ● Austauschen der Lithium-Batterie: Die in diesem Gerät enthaltenen Batterien können nicht vom Anwender ausgetauscht werden. ● Die Konfiguration der Steckvorrichtung (die Steckverbindung zur Einheit. in dem sie verwendet werden sollen. ● Die Mindestspezifikation für das flexible Kabel lautet: ● ■ Nr. 18 AWG (0. Hinweis: Die Bauvorschriften sind weltweit verschieden. dass die Steckdose vorschriftsgemäß geerdet ist. einen Elektroinstallateur zu beauftragen. Extreme Networks empfiehlt daher ausdrücklich. ● Die Stromkabel müssen mit einem für das Einsatzland zugelassenen Wandsteckkontakt mit der geeigneten Nennleistung ausgerüstet sein. Wenden Sie sich für einen Austausch des kompletten Gerätes bitte an die Servicemitarbeiter von Extreme. Verwenden Sie immer ein Wechselstromkabel.Vereinigten Staaten und Kanada werden normalerweise von einem Drittanbieter geliefert und müssen die folgenden Anforderungen erfüllen: ● Die Stromkabel müssen offiziell für das Land zugelassen sein.823 mm2) bis 2 m Länge für Einheiten mit einem Bemessungsstrom von 10 A oder höher. oder ■ Nr. vom Hersteller empfohlene Batterie ersetzen. oder ■ Nr.0 mm2) bis 5 m Länge für Einheiten mit einem Bemessungsstrom von 10 A oder höher Bei allen Kabeln muss es sich um 3-adrige Kupferleiter vom Typ SVT oder SJT. sind zur Vermeidung einer Explosionsgefahr folgende Richtlinien zu beachten: a Die Batterie nur durch eine identische oder eine gleichwertige. Erkundigen Sie sich über die örtlichen Vorschriften für Elektroinstallationen und fragen Sie bei den zuständigen Aufsichtsbehörden nach den Anforderungen an Stromkabel.823 mm2) für Einheiten mit einem Bemessungsstrom von weniger als 10 A. um die sachgemäße Geräteerdung und Stromverteilung für Ihre spezifische Installation sicherzustellen. HAR oder einen äquivalenten Typ handeln. 16 AWG (1. b Die Batterie gemäß den Empfehlungen des Herstellers entsorgen. ● Die Länge der Stromkabel muss weniger als 5 m (15 Fuß) betragen.extremenetworks. Vor dem Anschließen des Wechselstromkabels an ein Netzteil muss sichergestellt werden. 18 AWG (0. nicht zur Wandsteckdose) muss für eine Gerätesteckdose gemäß EN60320/IEC320-C14 ausgeführt sein. das den Vorschriften Ihres Landes entspricht. Nähere Angaben zu den Leistungsspezifikationen von Netzteilen finden sich unter http://www. Sollte der Versuch eines Austausches unternommen werden.

wenn diese(r) eingeschaltet ist. ● Bei offenen Anschlüssen kann es zu unsichtbarer Laserstrahlung kommen. Direkter Augenkontakt mit dem Strahl ist zu vermeiden. ● Niemals direkt auf einen Lichtleiteranschluss am Switch oder auf die Enden eines Faserkabels schauen. SFP (Mini-GBIC). Europäische Richtlinie für Lasersysteme ● Anwendung der CE-Kennzeichnung gemäß der Richtlinien 89/336/EWG EMV und 73/23/EWG für Niederspannungsgeräte BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .Safety Information Lichtleiteranschlüsse: Optische Sicherheit Beim Umgang mit Lichtleitermodulen sind folgende Vorsichtsmaßnahmen zu beachten: ● Niemals durch ein Vergrößerungsgerät auf die übertragende LED/den Laser schauen. wenn diese eingeschaltet sind. XENPAK und XFP 180 ● Laserprodukt der Klasse 1 ● EN60825-1+A2:2001 oder jünger. Einhaltung behördlicher Vorschriften durch GBIC. ● Ein optisches Gerät niemals auf andere Weise verändern oder modifizieren als in diesem Dokument angegeben.

3af 6-2003 Environment A for PoE Applications European Safety of ITE EN 60950-1:2001+A11 EN 60825-1+A2:2001 (Lasers Safety) TUV-R GS Mark by German Notified Body 73/23/EEC Low Voltage Directive International Safety of ITE CB Report & Certificate per IEC 60950-1:2001 Country Deviations AS/NZX 60950-1(Australia /New Zealand) BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 181 .79 kg) Safety Standards North American Safety of ITE UL 60950-1:2003 1st Ed.06 kg) Minimum fan speed: 500 RPM Maximum fan speed: 6000 RPM Power supply Weight: 7 lb (3.5 cm) Depth: 18.75 lb (.9 kg) BlackDiamond 8810 fan tray Weight: 6.51 inches (44.23 inches (46.2 kg) BlackDiamond 8810 PSU/fan controller Weight: 1.75 lb (3. Listed Device (US) CSA 22.2 cm) Width: 17.B Technical Specifications This appendix includes the following technical specifications: ● BlackDiamond 8810 Switch on page 181 ● BlackDiamond 8806 Switch on page 183 ● Modules for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches on page 185 ● Power Supplies for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches on page 188 ● Connector Pinouts on page 189 BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Table 22: BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Technical Specifications Physical Characteristics BlackDiamond 8810 chassis Height: 24.10 (US Laser Safety) CDRH Letter of Approval (US FDA Approval) NOM/NYCE (Mexico) IEEE 802.47 inches (62.8 kg) Weight (fully loaded): 196 lb (88.3 cm) Weight (empty): 79 lb (35.2#60950-1-03 1st Ed..(Canada) Complies with FCC 21CFR 1040.

0 ASD w/–3 dB/oct. 0. RMS.5g rms Storage & transportation conditions (packaged) Transportation temperature: –40° C to 70° C (–40° F to 158° F) Storage and transportation humidity: 10% to 93% relative humidity. non-condensing Packaged shock (half sine): <50 kg 180 m/s2 (10 g).Class 3. 25 periods. 8. Operational random vibration: 3 to 500 Hz @ 1.3ab 1000BASE-T 802. 6 ms. 600 shocks.1.3z 1000BASE-X 802. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-11 Power Dips & Interruptions. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-4 Transient Burst.3ae 10GBASE-X 802. modules >50 kg 100 m/s2 (6 g).3u 100BASE-TX.3ac VLAN Tag 802. >30%. from 20 to 200 Hz 14 drops minimum on sides & corners @ 39. Criteria C Country-specific VCCI Class A (Japan Emissions) AS/NZS 3548 ACA (Australia Emissions) CNS 13438:1997 Class A (BSMI-Taiwan) MIC Mark.2 g.2 .Class 1. 802. 10V/m unmod. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-6 Conducted Immunity. 1kV.3 Transportation EN/ETSI 300 019-2-3 v2. 11 EN 61000-3-2.Technical Specifications Table 22: BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Technical Specifications (Continued) EMI/EMC Standards North America EMC for ITE FCC CFR 47 part 15 Class A (USA) ICES-003 Class A (Canada) European EMC standards EN 55022:1998 Class A EN 55024:1998 Class A includes IEC 61000-4-2.3 Media Access Standards IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE Note: These standards are module-specific and may not apply to every module in the series.3 (Harmonics & Flicker) ETSI EN 300 386:2001 (EMC Telecommunications) 89/336/EEC EMC Directive International EMC Certifications CISPR 22:1997 Class A (International Emissions) CISPR 24:1997 Class A (International Immunity) IEC/EN 61000-4-2 Electrostatic Discharge. 100BASE-FX 802.2 Storage EN/ETSI 300 019-2-2 v2. chassis Packaged random vibration: 5 to 20 Hz @ 1.1 oct.Acoustic Noise ASTM D3580 Random Vibration Unpackaged 1. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-5 Surge. 0 to peak.3ad Link Aggregation 802. 4.3 10BASE-T 802. 8kV Contact. 5. 600 shocks. 0.1e Operational EN/ETSI 300 753 (1997-10) .15-80MHz. 11 ms.3aef Power over Ethernet Environmental Data Environmental standards EN/ETSI 300 019-2-1 v2.1.2 .5G Operating conditions Operating temperature range: 0° C to 40° C (32° F to 104° F) Operating humidity: 10% to 93% relative humidity. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-3 Radiated Immunity 10V/m. EMC Approval (North Korea) Telecom Standards ETSI EN 300 386:2001 (EMC Telecommunications) ETSI EN 300 019 (Environmental for Telecommunications) IEEE 802./min. 11 ms. 4kV. non-condensing Operational shock: 30 m/s2 (3 g).Class 2. 60 shocks Operational sine vibration: 5 to 100 to 5 Hz @ 0.2 . 6. 15kV Air.8" <110 lb (50 kg) chassis 182 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .1. 3. 2kV.5" <22 lb (10 kg) modules @ 11.

2 kg) Minimum fan speed: 500 RPM Maximum fan speed: 6000 RPM BlackDiamond 8806 power supply BlackDiamond 8806 PSU/Fan Controller Weight: 7 lb (3.(Canada) Complies with FCC 21CFR 1040.5 cm) Depth: 18.2#60950-1-03 1st Ed.3af 6-2003 Environment A for PoE Applications European Safety of ITE EN 60950-1:2001+A11 EN 60825-1+A2:2001 (Lasers Safety) TUV-R GS Mark by German Notified Body 73/23/EEC Low Voltage Directive International Safety of ITE CB Report & Certificate per IEC 60950-1:2001 Country Deviations AS/NZX 60950-1 (Australia /New Zealand) BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 183 .10 (US Laser Safety) CDRH Letter of Approval (US FDA Approval) NOM/NYCE (Mexico) IEEE 802.6m BlackDiamond 8806 Switch Table 23: BlackDiamond 8806 Switch Technical Specifications Physical Characteristics BlackDiamond 8806 chassis Height: 17. Listed Device (US) CSA 22.2 belsA per ISO 7779 & ISO 9296 High: 7.12 inches (46.6m High: 67 dBA rear side @ 0.7 belsA per ISO 7779 & ISO 9296 Sound pressure in accordance with NEBS GR-63 Issue 2 Bystander sound pressure Normal: 64 dBA front side @ 0.0 cm) Weight (empty): 63.75 lb (29.79 kg) Safety Standards North American Safety of ITE UL 60950-1:2003 1st Ed.4 cm) Width: 17.0 kg) Weight (fully loaded): 153 lb (69.75 lb (2.47 inches (44.5 kg) BlackDiamond 8806 fan tray Weight: 4.75 lb (..Table 22: BlackDiamond 8810 Switch Technical Specifications (Continued) Acoustic Sound (BlackDiamond 8810 Switch with AC Power Supplies) Sound power in accordance with EN 300 753 (10-1997) Sound power Normal: 70 dBA per ISO 7779 High: 75 dBA per ISO 7779 Declared sound power Normal: 7.51 inches (44.2 kg) Weight: 1.

15-80MHz.5g rms BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .3z 1000BASE-X 802. 8.1. EMC Approval (North Korea) Telecom Standards ETSI EN 300 386:2001 (EMC Telecommunications) ETSI EN 300 019 (Environmental for Telecommunications) IEEE 802.3 (Harmonics & Flicker) ETSI EN 300 386:2001 (EMC Telecommunications) 89/336/EEC EMC Directive International EMC certifications CISPR 22:1997 Class A (International Emissions) CISPR 24:1997 Class A (International Immunity) IEC/EN 61000-4-2 Electrostatic Discharge. 25 periods.3ac VLAN Tag 802. 15kV Air. 100BASE-FX 802.850 ft) Operational shock: 30 m/s2 (3 g).Technical Specifications Table 23: BlackDiamond 8806 Switch Technical Specifications (Continued) EMI/EMC Standards North America EMC for ITE FCC CFR 47 part 15 Class A (USA) ICES-003 Class A (Canada) European EMC standards EN 55022:1998 Class A EN 55024:1998 Class A includes IEC 61000-4-2. 3.Class 3. 5. non-condensing Operating altitude 0 to 3000 meters (0 to 9. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-6 Conducted Immunity.3 Transportation 019-2-3 v2. 802.Class 2. Criteria C Country-specific VCCI Class A (Japan Emissions) AS/NZS 3548 ACA (Australia Emissions) CNS 13438:1997 Class A (BSMI-Taiwan) MIC Mark. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-3 Radiated Immunity 10V/m. 11 EN 61000-3-2.1.Class 1.1e Operational 753 (1997-10) .2 . 2kV.3u 100BASE-TX. 11 ms. 8kV Contact.3aef Power over Ethernet Environmental Standards 184 Environmental EN/ETSI EN/ETSI EN/ETSI EN/ETSI 300 300 300 300 019-2-1 v2. 10V/m unmod. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-5 Surge.2 Storage 019-2-2 v2.3ae 10GBASE-X 802.1.Acoustic Noise Operating conditions Operating temperature range: 0° C to 40° C (32° F to 104° F) Operating humidity:10% to 93% relative humidity. 4. 1kV.2 . 60 shocks Operational random vibration: 5 to 500 Hz @ 1.3ab 1000BASE-T 802. >30%.3 Media Access Standards IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE IEEE Note: These standards are module-specific and may not apply to every module in the series. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-4 Transient Burst. Criteria A IEC/EN 61000-4-11 Power Dips & Interruptions. 6.3 10BASE-T 802. RMS. 0.2 .3ad Link Aggregation 802. 4kV.

52 kg) Power: 110 W (Heat Dissipation 376 BTU) 8500-G24X-e Weight: 6.25 inches deep (4.7" <80 lb (36 kg) chassis Acoustic Sound (BlackDiamond 8806/12804 switch with AC Power Supplies) Sound power in accordance with EN 300 753 (10-1997) Sound power Normal: 70 dBA per ISO 7779 High: 73 dBA per ISO 7779 Declared sound power Normal: 7.1 kg) Power: 150 W (Heat Dissipation: 512 BTU) MSM-48 Weight: 7.2 g Tilt: 22.45 lb (2.5 lb (3.95 lb (3.45 lb (2.15 kg) Power: 100 W (Heat Dissipation 341 BTU) 8800 Series Modules MSM-G8X Weight: 7. non-condensing Packaged shock (half sine): <50 kg 180 m/s2 (10 g).2 belsA per ISO 7779 & ISO 9296 High: 7.93 kg) Power: 150 W (Heat Dissipation 512 BTU) 8500-G48T-e Weight: 7.75 lb (3.93 kg) Power: 150 W (Heat Dissipation 512 BTU) G24X Weight: 7.6 belsA per ISO 7779 & ISO 9296 Sound pressure in accordance with NEBS GR-63 Issue 2 Bystander sound pressure Normal: 64 dBA front side @ 0.75 lb (3. 6 ms. chassis Packaged random vibration: 5 to 20 Hz @ 1.6m Modules for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Table 24: Specifications for BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules All Modules Dimensions: 1. 0.1 cm by 38. from 20 to 200 Hz Packaged sinusoidal vibration: 5 to 62 Hz. 11 ms. 600 shocks. modules >50 kg 100 m/s2 (6 g).5 lb (3.26 inches wide by 15.63 inches high by 15. 62 to 200 Hz.1 kg) Power: 150 W (Heat Dissipation 512 BTU) MSM-48c Weight: 6.4" <20 lb (9 kg) modules @ 19. 600 shocks.Table 23: BlackDiamond 8806 Switch Technical Specifications (Continued) Storage & transportation conditions (packaged) Transportation temperature: –40° C to 70° C (–40° F to 158° F) Storage and transportation humidity: 10% to 93% relative humidity.8 cm by 38.5 kg) Power: 105 W (Heat Dissipation: 358 BTU) BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 185 .0 ASD w/–3 dB/oct.6m High: 66 dBA left side @ 0.7 cm) 8500 Series Modules 8500-MSM24 Weight: 6. 5 mm/s velocity.5 degrees and return to position 14 drops minimum on sides & corners @ 39.

32 inches H by 6.42 cm) Weight: 2.75 lb (3.94 inches W by 11.75 lb (3.5 kg) Power: 105 W (Heat Dissipation: 358 BTU) G48P Weight: 8 lb (3.87 kg) Power: 140 W (Heat Dissipation 478 BTU) 8900-G48X-xl Weight: 8.35 lb (3.50 lb (3.19 inches D (3.94 inches W by 11.10 lb (0.32 inches H by 6.30 lb (2.15 lb (3.75 lb (3.69 kg) Power: 205 W (Heat Dissipation 699 BTU) 8900-10G8X-xl Weight: 7.6 kg) Power: 105 W (Heat Dissipation: 358 BTU) 10G4Xa Weight: 6.95 kg) BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .Technical Specifications Table 24: Specifications for BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules (Continued) 10G4X Weight: 7.75 lb (3.5 kg) Power: 105 W (Heat Dissipation: 358 BTU) G48T Weight: 7.63 cm by 28.1 kg) Power: 120 W (Heat Dissipation: 409 BTU) G48Xa Weight: 8 lb (3.86 kg) Power: 150 W (Heat Dissipation 511 BTU) 8900-10G24X-c Weight: 8.13 kg) Power: 135 W (Heat Dissipation 461 BTU) G24Xc Weight: 6.85 kg) Power: 155 W (Heat Dissipation 529 BTU) Option Cards 186 S-G8Xc Card Dimensions: 1.52 kg) Power: 110 W (Heat Dissipation 376 BTU) 8900 Series Modules 8900-MSM128 Weight: 6.95 kg) Power: 100 W (Heat Dissipation 341 BTU) 10G8Xc Weight: 6.45 lb (3.85 kg) Power: 180 W (Heat Dissipation 614 BTU) 8900-G48T-xl Weight: 8.9 kg) Power: 105 W (Heat Dissipation: 358 BTU) 10G4Ca Weight: 6.0 kg) S-10G1Xc Card Dimensions: 1.19 inches D (3.9 kg) Power: 105 W (Heat Dissipation: 358 BTU) G48Tc Weight: 7.42 cm) Weight: 2.91 lb (3.75 lb (3.95 lb (3.35 cm by 17.6 kg) Power: 110 W (Heat Dissipation 376 BTU) G48Ta Weight: 6.15 kg) Power: 100 W (Heat Dissipation 341 BTU) G48Xc Weight: 7.75 lb (3.75 lb (3.42 kg) Power: 125 W (Heat Dissipation 427 BTU) G48Te Weight: 6.5 lb (2.55 lb (3.63 cm by 28.20 lb (1.06 kg) Power: 120 W (Heat Dissipation: 409 BTU) G48Te2 Weight: 7.55 lb (3.5 lb (2.50 lb (2.06 kg) Power: 120 W (Heat Dissipation: 409 BTU) G48Pe Weight: 6.35 cm by 17.79 kg) Power: 250 W (Heat Dissipation 852 BTU) 8900-G96T-c Weight: 8.52 kg) Power: 110 W (module only) (Heat Dissipation 376 BTU) Power with installed S-POE card: 110 W (Heat Dissipation 376 BTU) 10G4Xc Weight: 6.

25 inches H by 14.18 cm by 36.36 kg) BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 187 .35 cm by 12.22 cm) Weight: 0.Table 24: Specifications for BlackDiamond 8000 Series Modules (Continued) S-POE Card Dimensions: 1.81 inches D (3.31 inches W by 4.80 lb (0.

75 mm2) up to 6 feet or 2 meters or 16 AWG (1. non-condensing Operational shock: 30 m/s2 (3 g) BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 24 A/12 V . 4 A (low-line) DC output power (W): 700 to 1200 W Power supply cord selection Refer to “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172.31mm2) copper stranded Output DC output: 48 V .5 A/12 V . 10 A max AC voltage input range: 90 to 264 V Maximum input amperages: 7 A @ 200 V (high-line) 10 A @ 90 V (low-line) AC line frequency: 47 to 63 Hz PS input socket: IEC 320 C14 Minimum wire size: 16 AWG (1. non-condensing Operational shock: 30 m/s2 (3 g) Table 26: Specifications for the AC PS Model # 41050 (600/900 W AC PSU) Compatible with the BlackDiamond 8806 switch 188 Typical configuration 3 power supplies Full configuration 6 power supplies Input Nominal input voltage: 100 to 240 V . 60/50 Hz. 13.4A (low line) DC output power (W): 600 to 900 W Power supply cord selection Refer to “Selecting Power Supply Cords” on page 172.Technical Specifications Power Supplies for BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Table 25: Specifications for the AC SSI PS Model # 60020/PS2336 (700/1200 W AC PSU) Compatible with the BlackDiamond 8806 and 8810 switches Typical configuration 3 power supplies Full configuration 6 power supplies Input Nominal input: 100 to 240 V .5A/12 V .0 mm2) over 6 feet Operating conditions Operating temperature: 0° C to 40° C (32° F to 104° F) Storage temperature: –40° C to 70° C Operating humidity: 10% to 90% relative humidity. 4A (high line) 48 V . 8 A max Voltage input range/frequency range: 90 to 264 V AC line frequency: 47 to 63 Hz Maximum input amperages: 5 A @ 200 V (high-line) 8 A @ 90 V (low-line) Output DC output: 48 V . 4 A (high-line) 48 V . AC power supply input socket IEC 320 C14 Minimum wire size 18 AWG (0. 18A/12 V .0 mm2) over 6 feet Operating conditions Operating temperature: 0° C to 40° C Storage temperature: –40° C to 70° C Operating humidity: 10% to 90% relative humidity.75 mm2) up to 6 feet or 2 meters or 16 AWG (1. 11. 60/50 Hz. AC power supply input socket IEC 320 C14 Minimum wire size 18 AWG (0.

5 V to –72 V Input currents: –40 V @ 35 A –48 V @ 30 A –60 V @ 23 A Maximum in-rush current: Not more than 80 A for 5 ms Input circuit protection: 50 A Wire harness provided by Extreme Networks with each power supply.Table 27: Specifications for the DC SSI PS Model Number 60021 (1200 W DC PSU) Compatible with the BlackDiamond 8806 and BlackDiamond 8810 switches Typical configuration 3 power supplies Full configuration 6 power supplies Input Nominal input voltage: –48 V Voltage input range: –40. 60 shocks Operational office vibration*: 5 to 100-5 Hz @ 2/10 G.4A Operating conditions Operating temperature: 0° C to 40° C (32° F to 104 °F) Operating humidity: 10% to 90% relative humidity.5 G rms * Worst case operational condition. 1 oct/min Operational random vibration*: 3 to 500 Hz @ 1.000 m (0 ft to 9. non-condensing Operating altitude: 0 m to 3. not for continuous operation under this condition Connector Pinouts Table 28 describes the pinouts for a DB-9 console plug connector. Extreme Part Number 4340-00028 Wire type: 8 AWG (10 mm2) listed tray cable. 24 A/12 V DC output power (W): 1200 W . Table 28: Pinouts for the DB-9 Console Connector Function Pin Number Direction DCD (data carrier detect) 1 In RXD (receive data) 2 In TXD (transmit data) 3 Out DTR (data terminal ready) 4 Out GND (ground) 5 - DSR (data set ready) 6 In RTS (request to send) 7 Out CTS (clear to send) 8 In BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 189 . copper-stranded rated @ 90 C minimum Connector: Molex connector PN 42816-0312 Connector pins: Molex connector pins PN 42815-0032 Output DC output: 48 V . 0 to peak.850 ft) Operational shock*: 30 m/s2 (3 g).

Figure 127: PC-AT Serial Null-modem Cable Pinouts Switch PC/Terminal Cable connector: 9-pin female Cable connector: 25-pin male/female Screen Shell TxD 3 RxD 2 Ground 5 RTS 7 CTS 8 DSR 6 DCD 1 DTR 4 190 1 3 2 7 4 20 5 6 8 Screen RxD TxD Ground RTS DTR CTS DSR DCD 25pin BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . Figure 126: Null-modem Cable Pinouts Switch PC/Terminal Cable connector: 9-pin female Cable connector: 25-pin male/female Screen Shell TxD 3 RxD 2 Ground 5 RTS 7 CTS 8 DSR 6 DCD 1 DTR 4 1 3 2 7 4 20 5 6 8 Screen RxD TxD Ground RTS DTR CTS DSR DCD 25pin Figure 127 shows the pinouts for a 9-pin to 9-pin (PC-AT) null-modem serial cable.Technical Specifications Figure 126 shows the pinouts for a 9-pin to 25-pin (RS-232) null-modem cable.

Figure 128 shows the port assignments for the MRJ21 connector. Figure 128: Port-to-Pin Assignments in the MRJ21 Connector Port 1 Port 2 Port 3 Port 4 Port 5 Port 6 BD_232 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 191 .

Technical Specifications 192 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide .

103 specifications. 103 specifications. calculating for UPS. 51 8900-G96T-c I/O module features.Index Numerics 10G4Ca I/O module. 51 8500-G48T-e I/O module features. 76 UTP cable. 58 removing. 72 BlackDiamond 8000 series modules distinguishing MSM from I/O. 32 BlackDiamond 8800 e-series I/O modules G48Pe. 27 8500-G48T-e. 47 LEDs. 24 A A button. 188 700/1200 W AC PSU description. 48 LEDs. 28 G48P. 44 required software. 138 BlackDiamond 8810 switch installing. 38 10G8Xc I/O module. 23 amperage. 51 8900-MSM128 module front panel. 36 10G4Xa. 46 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide LEDs. 34 required software. 51 8900-G48T-xl I/O module features. 39 1200 W DC PSU description. 135 acoustic sound specifications. 51 8500-MSM24 module features. 136 removing. 36 10G4X I/O module. 60 installing. 133 removing. 100 LEDs. 61 removing. MSM. 22 LEDs. 110 installing. 26 LEDs. 183 airflow through switch. 33 G48Xa. 50 LEDs. 57 installing. 80 B bend radius fiber optic cable. 23 AC power cord retainer BlackDiamond 8806 switch installing. 23 LEDs. 69 alternate BootROM image. 24 8900-10G24X-c I/O module features. 43 G48Te. 42 BlackDiamond 8800 original series I/O modules 10G4X. 29 10G4Xa I/O module. 100 LEDs. 29 G24X. 35 10G4Xc I/O module. 189 600/900 W AC PSU description. 26 BlackDiamond 8800 a-series I/O modules 10G4Ca. 80 ANSI standards. 108 specifications. 54 installing. 31 193 . 27 LEDs. 75 BICSI standards. 109 BlackDiamond 8500 series I/O modules 8500-G24X-e. 105 LEDs. 42 G48Te2. 51 8900-G48X-xl I/O module features. 188 8500-G24X-e I/O module features. 35 G48Ta. 51 8900-10G8X-xl I/O module features. 49 LEDs. 55 removing.

16 features. 16 specifications. 145 cabling standards ANSI. 76 194 for 8900-G96T-c module. 114 cable holder. 121 show memorycard. 183 unpacking. 94 MAC address. location. 85–87 chassis-to-chassis heating. 133 removing. 49 8900-G48X-xl. 117 MSM. 121 fan tray. 75 fiber optic. See external memory card compatibility PSU. 89 rack measurement. 47 8900-10G8X-xl. 18 repacking. installing. 18 specifications. 116 synchronize. 164 replacing fan tray. 147 cable connections. See BICSI bundling cable. 119 building codes. 135 external memory card. 151 I/O modules. 144 PSU/fan controller. 15 features. 68 commands eject memorycard. 76. location. 13. 181 unpacking. 135 bandwidth. installing AC power cord retainer BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 151 serial number. 73 cable clips. 75 category 5. removing AC power cord retainer BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 72 category 5 cable. 82 BlackDiamond 8810 switch AC power cord retainer installing. 136 removing. 91 repacking. 155 S-POE daughter card. 70 mid-mount installation. 75 slack. 136 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 81 BlackDiamond 8806 switch AC power cord retainer installing. 74 installing. 119 external memory card. 153 MSM option card. 151 serial number. 66 Building Industry Consulting Service International. 85 BlackDiamond 8900 series I/O modules 8900-10G24X-c. 16 mid-mount installation. 80 compact flash. 75 types and distances. 130 PSU cover BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 121 show slot. 117 MSM option card. 116 commercial building standards. 133 backup MSM. 94 MAC address. 142 PSU/fan controller. 118 grounding terminals. 116 blank front panel. 138 bandwidth. 76 UTP. 98 components. 157 S-POE daughter card. 132 PSU cover BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 59. 82–84 BlackDiamond 8810. 129 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 30 BlackDiamond 8800 series switch blank front panels. 80 BICSI. 48 8900-G48T-xl. 146 cable labeling. 16 grounding terminals. 72 cable management. 46 blank front panels. 93 grounding terminals. making. 160 replacing fan tray. 75 C cable bend radius fiber optic. 15 grounding. 50 8900-G96T-c. 141 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 75 chassis unpacking BlackDiamond 8806.Index G48T. 139. 138 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 127 components. 121 fan tray. 140 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. location.

122 conventions notice icons. 68 temperature. making. 9 text. 76 connections. 71 service access. 66 humidity. 23 DB-9 pinouts. 121 uses. 189 DC wiring. 189 settings. MSM. 80 distribution rack. 14 G G24X I/O module features. 68 building codes. 31 LEDs. See equipment rack E electrical codes. 43 LEDs. 23 pinouts. 70 securing. 139 CX4 connector connecting and disconnecting. 51 G24Xc I/O module features. 68 switch spacing. 51 G48Tc I/O module features. 34 LEDs. See ESD EMI/EMC standards. 153 removing. 51 good state on shipping indicators. 41 LEDs. 28 LEDs. 51 G48Te I/O module features. 14 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide F fan tray installing. 151 fiber optic cable bend radius. 189 MRJ21. 71 space requirements. 10 cover. 70 mounting holes. 51 G48Pe I/O module features. 104 design standards. 85 grounding chassis. PSU. 182. 51 G48P I/O module features. 80 wiring closet provisions. 184 environmental requirements airflow. 21 external memory card installing or removing. 70 mechanical recommendations. 67 environmental standards. 33 LEDs. 182 equipment rack grounding. 36 D D button. 66 electrical codes. 71 ESD discharge from cable. 67 wiring closet. 42 LEDs. 69 external compact flash slot. 75 system protection.Index connectors CX4. 36 DB-9. 70 195 . 69 ESD-preventive wrist strap. 51 G48Ta I/O module features. 66 electrostatic discharge. 40 LEDs. 93 racks. 51 G48Te2 I/O module features. 37 LEDs. 114 first switch login. location. 76 care. 51 G48T I/O module features. 51 G48Xc I/O module features. 114 on the 10G4Ca module. 30 LEDs. 51 G48Xa I/O module features. 67 grounding terminals. 44 LEDs. 191 console port description. 122 full-duplex. 70 requirements. installing.

55 logging in to the switch. See external memory card mid-mount brackets. 31 BlackDiamond 8900 series 8900-10G24X-c. 52 installation 1200 W DC power supply. 117 injector/ejector handles. 58 700/1200 W AC. 127 IP settings. 42 BlackDiamond 8800 original series 10G4X. 29 G24X. configuring.3 media access standards. 39 G24XC. cable. 111 LEDs. attaching. 43 G48Te. 104 mid-mount brackets. 184 indicators. 44 required software. 46. 46 required software. 59 hot-swapping modules. 48 8900-G48T-xl.Index H handles on MSMs and I/O modules. 111 MSM option cards. 31 G48T. 56. 74 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 100 BlackDiamond 8800 series chassis. 80 initial switch login. 40 G48Tc. 26 BlackDiamond 8800 a-series 10G4Ca. 117 humidity requirements. 61 600/900 W AC. 85 industry standards. cable. 119 DC wiring for 1200 W DC power supply. rack. 122 L labeling system for cables. 68 high-line power. 28 G48P. 42 G48Te2. 41 required software. 45. 89 modules. 109 specifications. 24 PoE ports. 49 8900-G48X-xl. 50 8900-G96T-c. 34 required software. 56. 45 description. 35 G48Ta. 110 heating. 14. 70 MRJ21 connector. 31 LEDs. 38 10G8Xc. 116 identification records. 139 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 51 removing. See rack installation modules. 68 I I/O modules BlackDiamond 8500 series 8500-G24X-e. 130 PSU cover BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 70 memory card. 111 mounting holes. 182. 51 MSM. installing. 122 inline power I/O module. 52 ports. 25 hot-swapping. 185 196 verifying installation. 122 low-line power. 37 G48Xc. 72 IEEE 802. 145 mechanical recommendations for rack. 47 8900-10G8X-xl. shipping. 30 PoE. 59 M MAC address BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 112 hardware compatibility. 157 S-POE daughter card. 36 BlackDiamond 8800 e-series G48Pe. 89 mid-mount installation. 105 AC power supply. 112 installing. 16 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 72 LEDs I/O modules. 36 10G4Xa. 27 8500-G48T-e. 33 G48Xa. 90 blank front panels. 142 PSU/fan controller. 18 management port. chassis-to-chassis. 32 BlackDiamond 8800 c-series 10G4Xc. 51 PSU 1200 W DC. 23 management. 117 slot assignments.

51 management. 57 700/1200 W AC. 157 removing. 78 power cable. preventing. 127 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide module. 54 AC. See RF interference red state on shipping indicators. 31 port LEDs. backup functionality. 23 console port settings. 68 197 . 190 pinouts DB-9 console connector. 24 MSM-48c module front panel. 100 airflow. 190 plenum-rated cable. 68 covers. 110 specifications. 58 P PC-AT serial null-modem cable pinouts. 182 See also environmental requirements operating environment requirements. 114 null-modem cable pinouts. making. 191 null-modem cable. 24 MSM-G8X module front panel. 70 mechanical.Index MSM booting. power requirements. 141 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 110 console port. 70 space requirements. 78 PSU cover installing BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 21 external compact flash slot. 23 rack installation. 85 related publications. installing. 78 ports console. 14. 71 radio frequency interference. 78 power supplies 1200 W DC. 140 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. installing. 79 power supplies. 116 LEDs. 23 dual MSMs. 24 N network interface connections. 144 PSU/fan controller installing. 52 PoE devices. 21 slot assignments. 23 MSM-48 module front panel. 155 repacking BlackDiamond 8806 chassis. 21 compatibility. 21 hot-swapping. 185 MSM reset. 104 600/900 W AC. 190 O operating conditions. See environmental requirements option cards installing. 139 DC. 117 saving configurations. 23 LEDs. MSM. 24 management port. 130 models. 164 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 186 over-current conditions. 117 installation verification. 79 Power over Ethernet. 90 rack mounting holes. 142 removing BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 24 specifications. 60. 23 See also individual module descriptions power cable requirements. 23 primary. 190 PC-AT serial null-modem cable. See PoE power requirements PoE devices. 75 PoE daughter card. 189 MRJ21 connector. 56. 21 removing. 22 LEDs. 22 LEDs. 104 power requirements. 10 removing PSU/Fan controller. 155 R R button. 160 requirements airflow. 70 rack specifications grounding. 122 LEDs.

56. 75 preventing. See UPS unshielded twisted pair. 72. 24 installing. 77 RJ-45 cable. 67 text conventions. MSM. installing S S-10G1Xc option card features. 183 securing rack to floor. 77 U uninterruptible power supply. 65 slack. 188 700/1200 W AC PSU. 80 description. 127 transition time. 71 reset button. 185 option cards. 151 MSM option card. 71 specifications 1200 W DC PSU. 70 humidity. 68 grounding. 80 UTP cable bend radius. 18 service access to the rack. 68 system dump. 118 chassis. 44 installation. 130 PSU cover. 181 modules. 186 telecom standards. 189 600/900 W AC PSU. 85 shock watch indicator. 186 S-POE daughter card. 181 modules. 71 serial number BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 37. 133. 70 198 storage conditions. 80 transportation conditions. 187 standards cabling. See cable. 90 switch configuration. 73 running cable. 16 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 80 grounding. 183 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. 80 transition time. 188 BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 75 slot assignments. calculating. 121 over-current conditions. 121 fan tray. UPS. 88 DC PSU. 56. See UTP UPS amperage requirements. 185 troubleshooting external memory card. cable. 85 tools. 185 support bracket. 10 tilt watch indicator. 182. 188 700/1200 W AC PSU. 80 rack. 186 shipping indicators. 85 site planning process. 23 RF interference patch panel installation. 185 option cards. 26 I/O module compatibility. determining. 101 blank front panel. 182. 79. 75 category 5. 79. 184 temperature. wiring closet. installation AC power cord retainer. 80 commercial building. 58 RF interference. 21 switch spacing requirements. 104 external memory card. 79 features.Index chassis spacing. 73 RJ-45 connector jackets. 77 problems caused by. saving. installing. 58 power. 139 PSU/fan controller. 189 600/900 W AC PSU. 127 weight. 109. 181. 75 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide . 183 BlackDiamond 8810 switch. BlackDiamond 8810. 188 BlackDiamond 8806 switch. 110 space requirements. 71 S-G8Xc option card features. 79 selecting. 154 S-POE daughter card. 68 space. 130 weight. 130 weight. 186 safety requirements. 79 size. 23 T technical specifications 1200 W DC PSU. turning off. 182. rack. 136 AC PSU. 24 installing. 169 See also environmental requirements safety standards.

75 RF interference. 71 temperature. 68 rack. 67 BlackDiamond 8800 Series Switches Hardware Installation Guide 199 . 69 floor coverings. securing. 77 W warning state on shipping indicators. 67 humidity. 85 wiring closet airflow requirements. 183 modules. 67 grounding.Index discharge ESD. 68 electrostatic discharge. 85 weight chassis components. 185 white state on shipping indicators.

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