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OmniSwitch 6850 Series

Getting Started Guide

060208-10,Rev. C

June 2007

Warning. Only personnel knowledgeable in basic electrical and mechanical procedures should install or maintain this equipment.

Lithium Batteries Caution. There is a danger of explosion if the Lithium battery in your chassis is incorrectly replaced. Replace the battery only with the same or equivalent type of battery recommended by the manufacturer. Dispose of used batteries according to the manufacturer’s instructions. The manufacturer’s instructions are as follows:

Return the module with the Lithium battery to Alcatel-Lucent.The Lithium battery will be replaced atAlcatel-Lucent’sfactory.

The features and specifications described in this guide are subject to change without notice.

Copyright © 2007 by Alcatel-Lucent.All rights reserved. This document may not be reproduced in whole or in part without the express written permission ofAlcatel-Lucent.

Alcatel-Lucent® and theAlcatel-Lucentlogo are registered trademarks ofAlcatel-Lucent.Xylan®, OmniSwitch®, OmniStack®, andAlcatel-LucentOmniVista® are registered trademarks ofAlcatel-Lucent.

OmniAccess™, Omni Switch/Router™, PolicyView™, RouterView™, SwitchManager™, VoiceView™, WebView™, X-Cell™,X-Vision™,and the Xylan logo are trademarks ofAlcatel-Lucent.

This OmniSwitch product contains components which may be covered by one or more of the following U.S. Patents:

• U.S. Patent No. 6,339,830

 

 

• U.S. Patent No. 6,070,243

 

 

• U.S. Patent No. 6,061,368

 

 

• U.S. Patent No. 5,394,402

 

 

• U.S. Patent No. 6,047,024

 

 

• U.S. Patent No. 6,314,106

Alcatel-Lucent

• U.S. Patent No. 6,542,507

26801 West Agoura Road

• U.S. Patent No. 6,874,090

Calabasas, CA 91301

 

(818) 880-3500FAX (818)

880-3505

 

US Customer Support: (800)

995-2696

 

International Customer Support: (818)

878-4507

 

Internet: service.esd.alcatel-lucent.com

Table of Contents

OmniSwitch 6850 Series. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1

Related Documentation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2

Installing the Hardware . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

Items Required . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

Site Preparation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Environmental Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Electrical Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 NEBS GR-1089 Compliance Requirements . . . . 3 Weight Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

Items Included . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Unpacking and Initial Setup . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Unpacking the Chassis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Recommendations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Instructions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

Setting Up the Switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Airflow Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Installation Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Installing the Switch on a Tabletop or Bench . . . 7 Tabletop Mounting Steps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Rack-Mounting the Switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Rack Mounting Steps . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

Installing Combo Port SFPs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Installing Backup Power Supply Components . . . . 10

Connections and Cabling . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Connecting the Serial Cable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Serial Connection Default Settings . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

Booting OmniSwitch 6850 Series

Switches. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

Booting a Standalone Switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

Your First Login Session . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Logging in to the Switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

Assigning an IP Address to the Switch . . . . . . . . . 15

Unlocking Session Types . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16

Changing the Login Password . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

Setting the System Time Zone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Setting the Date and Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Setting Optional System Information . . . . . . . . . . . 18

Specifying an Administrative Contact . . . . . . .18

Specifying a System Name . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .19

Specifying the Switch’s Location . . . . . . . . . . .19

Viewing and Saving Changes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

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Files and Directories. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Boot and Image Files . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 boot.params File . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 boot.cfg File . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Image Files . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

Working and Certified Directories . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Working Directory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22 Certified Directory . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

Using WebView . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 Browser Compatibility . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 Logging In to WebView . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 Navigating WebView . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 Online Help . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Additional Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29 Troubleshooting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30

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