Alcatel-Lucent 6850-U24X User Manual
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Items Included

Your OmniSwitch 6850 Series switch order includes the following items:

OmniSwitch 6850 Series chassis

Rack mount flanges with attachment screws (rack mount flanges may be pre-installedon some orders)

Power cord (country-specific)

Documentation CD containing a complete set of user guides for the switch and switch software. Refer to “Related Documentation” on page 2 for a complete list of included documentation.

Depending on the items ordered for your specific network requirements, the following optional items may also be included:

Stacking cables (per order)

SFPs (per order)

10-GigabitXFPs (per order)

Backup power supply components and cables (per order)

Unpacking and Initial Setup

Unpacking the Chassis

To protect your OmniSwitch chassis and hardware components from electrostatic discharge (ESD) and physical damage, read all unpacking recommendations and instructions carefully before beginning.


Unpack your OmniSwitch chassis as close as possible to the location where it will be installed.

Depending on your order, Small Form-FactorPluggables (SFPs), stacking cables and backup power supply components may be packaged separately. In order to greatly reduce exposure to electrostatic discharge (ESD) and physical damage, do not unpack these items until they are ready to be installed.


1Carefully cut the tape along the seam at the top of the box containing the chassis.

2Lift the box’s top flaps. Remove any smaller boxes or pouches that are enclosed and set them aside.

3Lift the chassis out of the packaging.

June 2007

Installing the Hardware 5