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  • Table of contents
    Table Of Contents8................................................................................................................................................................
    Features19................................................................................................................................................................
    Management Features19................................................................................................................................................................
    Management Methods20................................................................................................................................................................
    Applications20................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 1-1 Standalone Workgroup Example21................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 1-2 Bridging Application Example22................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 1-3 VLAN Application Example23................................................................................................................................................................
    Hardware Connections25................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 2-2 ES-2008 with Fiber Port26................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 2-3 ES-2008 with Gigabit Port26................................................................................................................................................................
    Front Panel LEDs27................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 2-1 Network Cable Types27................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 2-2 The Switch Power LED Description27................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 2-4 Ethernet Port LEDs28................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 2-3 Ethernet Port LED Descriptions28................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 2-4 100FX Module LED Descriptions28................................................................................................................................................................
    Rear Panel29................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 2-5 Rear Panel29................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 2-5 Gigabit Module LED Descriptions29................................................................................................................................................................
    Turning On the Switch30................................................................................................................................................................
    Accessing the Web Configurator31................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-1 Login Window31................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-2 Welcome Screen32................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-3 Menu32................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-4 Expanded Menu32................................................................................................................................................................
    Commonly Used Buttons33................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-5 Web Configurator Front Panel Display33................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-6 Port Status33................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 3-1 Commonly Used Button33................................................................................................................................................................
    General Switch Information34................................................................................................................................................................
    Switch Console Port Settings34................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-7 Web Configurator: View Switch Information34................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 3-8 Web Configurator: Serial Port Information34................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 3-2 View Switch Information34................................................................................................................................................................
    Changing System Username and Password37................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 4-1 Network Configuration37................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 4-1 Network Configuration37................................................................................................................................................................
    Resetting the Switch38................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 4-2 User Authentication38................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 4-3 Factory Default38................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 4-2 User Authentication38................................................................................................................................................................
    Rebooting the Switch39................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 4-4 System Reboot39................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 5 Advanced Switch Configuration42................................................................................................................................................................
    Switch Configuration42................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 5-1 Switching Configuration: Advanced42................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 5-1 Switching Configuration: Advanced43................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 6 Port Control46................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring the Ethernet Ports46................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 6-1 Port Configuration46................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 6-1 Port Configuration46................................................................................................................................................................
    View Port Status47................................................................................................................................................................
    Port Statistics47................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 6-2 Port Statistics48................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 6-2 Port Statistics48................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 7 Port Trunking50................................................................................................................................................................
    Introduction50................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring Port Trunking51................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 7-1 Trunking: Aggregator Setting51................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 7-1 Trunking: Aggregator Setting51................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing Static Trunk Group Information52................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 7-2 Trunking: Aggregator Information52................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 7-2 Aggregator Information52................................................................................................................................................................
    State Activity53................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 7-3 Trunk State Activity53................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 7-3 Trunk State Activity53................................................................................................................................................................
    IGMP54................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 8-1 IGMP Message Descriptions54................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-1 Configuring IGMP55................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 8-2 IGMP Query Mode55................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-2 IGMP Example 156................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-3 IGMP Example 257................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-4 IGMP Example 258................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-5 IGMP Snooping58................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 8-3 IGMP Snooping59................................................................................................................................................................
    Port Security60................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-6 Static MAC Address60................................................................................................................................................................
    MAC Address Filtering61................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-7 Port Security61................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 8-8 MAC Address Filtering62................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 9 VLAN65................................................................................................................................................................
    VLAN Types65................................................................................................................................................................
    Selecting VLANSupport66................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 9-1 Switch Configuration: Enable Protocols66................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 9-1 VLAN Operation Mode66................................................................................................................................................................
    Port-Based VLAN Configuration67................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 9-2 VLAN Setup: Port-based VLAN Information67................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 9-3 VLAN Setup: Port-based Configuration67................................................................................................................................................................
    Tag-Based VLAN Configuration68................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 9-2 VLAN Setup: Port-based Configuration68................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 9-5 Tag-Based VLAN: 802.1 Q VLAN Basic Setup69................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 9-6 VLAN Setup: 802.1Q VLAN Port Tagging69................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 9-7 Tag-Based VLAN: Port VLAN ID70................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 9-3 VLAN Setup: 802.1Q VLAN Port Tagging70................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 9-4 Tag-Based VLAN: Port VLAN ID70................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 10-1 Recommended Path Cost73................................................................................................................................................................
    Activating Spanning Tree Protocol74................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring Spanning Tree Parameters74................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 10-1 Activating STP74................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 10-2 Configure Spanning Tree Parameters74................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 10-2 Configure STP Parameter74................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing Root Bridge Information75................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 10-3 View STP Root Bridge Information75................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 10-3 View STP Root Bridge Information75................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring Spanning Tree Port Parameters76................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 10-4 Configuring STP Port Parameters76................................................................................................................................................................
    Viewing STP Port Status77................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 10-5 STP Port Status77................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 10-4 STP Port Status77................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 11 Port Mirroring79................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring Port Mirroring79................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 11-1 Port Mirroring79................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 11-1 Port Mirroring80................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 12 SNMP81................................................................................................................................................................
    About SNMP81................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 12-1 SNMP Management Model81................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuring SNMP82................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 12-2 SNMP Management83................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 12-1 SNMP Management83................................................................................................................................................................
    Accessing the SMT Using Telnet87................................................................................................................................................................
    Accessing the SMT Using the Console Port87................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 13-1 Starting a Telnet Session87................................................................................................................................................................
    Initial SMT Screen88................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 13-2 HyperTerminal Communication Parameter Settings Example88................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 13-3 SMT: Login Screen88................................................................................................................................................................
    The SMT Overview89................................................................................................................................................................
    Navigating the SMT Interface89................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 13-4 SMT Overview89................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 13-5 SMT: Menu Breakdown90................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 13-1 Control Key Descriptions90................................................................................................................................................................
    SMT Main Menu91................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 13-6 SMT: Main Menu91................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 13-2 SMT Menu Summary91................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 14-1 SMT: Switch Configuration93................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 14-1 Switch Configuration Menu Choice93................................................................................................................................................................
    Administration Configuration94................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 14-2 SMT: Device Configuration94................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 14-3 SMT: Device Information95................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 14-2 SMT: Device Information95................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 14-4 SMT: IP Configuration96................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 14-3 SMT: IP Configuration96................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 14-5 SMT: Username Configuration97................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 14-6 SMT: Password Configuration97................................................................................................................................................................
    Port and Trunk Group Settings99................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-1 SMT: Port/Trunk Configuration99................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-1 SMT: Port/Trunk Configuration99................................................................................................................................................................
    Port Mirroring100................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-2 SMT: Port Monitoring Configuration101................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-2 SMT: Port Monitoring Configuration101................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-3 SMT: VLAN Configuration102................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-4 SMT: VLAN Support Configuration: Setting VLAN Mode103................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-5 SMT: VLAN Support Configuration: 802.1Q103................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-3 SMT: VLAN Support Configuration: 802.1Q103................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-6 SMT: Add a VLAN Group104................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-4 SMT: Add a VLAN Group105................................................................................................................................................................
    Priority Configuration106................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-7 SMT: Edit/Delete a VLAN Group106................................................................................................................................................................
    MAC Address Configuration107................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-8 SMT: Priority Configuration107................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-5 SMT: Priority Configuration107................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-9 SMT: MAC Address Configuration108................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-10 SMT: Static MAC Address108................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-11 SMT: Add Static MAC Address109................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-12 SMT: MAC Address Filtering110................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-13 SMT: Edit MAC Address Filtering110................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-6 Edit MAC Address Filtering SMT Field Descriptions110................................................................................................................................................................
    Miscellaneous Configuration111................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-14 SMT: Misc Configuration111................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-15 SMT: Port Security112................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-7 SMT: Port Security112................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-16 SMT: Aging Time Setting113................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-17 SMT: Broadcast Storm Filter Mode113................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 15-18 SMT: Max Bridge Transmit Delay Bound114................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 15-8 SMT: Max Bridge Transmit Delay Bound114................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-1 SMT: Protocol Related Configuration115................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-2 SMT: STP Configuration116................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-3 SMT: Enable STP116................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-4 SMT: STP Parameters Setup117................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-5 SMT: STP Per Port Setting117................................................................................................................................................................
    SNMP Configuration118................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-6 SMT: SNMP Configuration118................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 16-1 SMT: STP Per Port Setting118................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-7 SMT: SNMP System Options119................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-8SMT: SNMP Community Strings119................................................................................................................................................................
    GVRP Configuration120................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-9 SMT: SNMP Trap Manager120................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-10 SMT: Add SNMP Trap Manager120................................................................................................................................................................
    LACP Configuration121................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-11 SMT: GVRP Configuration121................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-12 SMT: LACP Configuration121................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-13 SMT: LACP Group Setting122................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 16-2 SMT: LACP Group Setting122................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-14 SMT: LACP State Activity123................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 16-3 SMT: LACP State Activity123................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 16-15 SMT: LACP Group Status124................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 16-4 SMT: LACP Group Status124................................................................................................................................................................
    Status and Counters125................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 17-1 SMT: Status and Counters125................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 17-2 SMT: Port Status126................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 17-3 SMT: Port Counters126................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 17-4 SMT: Switch Information127................................................................................................................................................................
    Filename Convention129................................................................................................................................................................
    Firmware Upgrade129................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-1 SMT: Startup Message130................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-2 1K Xmodem Firmware Upload Example130................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-3 SMT: Firmware Upload Process131................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-4 Web Configurator: Firmware Upgrade131................................................................................................................................................................
    Configuration File Maintenance132................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-5 Web Configurator: Successful Firmware Retrieval132................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-6 Backup Configuration132................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-7 Web Configurator: Backup Configuration File Successful133................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-8 Web Configurator: Restore Configuration133................................................................................................................................................................
    Figure 18-9 Web Configurator: Successful Configuration File Retrieval134................................................................................................................................................................
    Chapter 19 Troubleshooting137................................................................................................................................................................
    Using LEDs to Diagnose Problems137................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-1 Troubleshooting Power LED137................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-2 Troubleshooting LK/ACT LED137................................................................................................................................................................
    Console Port138................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-3 Troubleshooting 100 LED138................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-4 Troubleshooting FD/COL LED138................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-5 Troubleshooting Console Port138................................................................................................................................................................
    Telnet139................................................................................................................................................................
    Web Configurator139................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-6 Troubleshooting Telnet139................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-7 Troubleshooting Web Configurator139................................................................................................................................................................
    Login Username and Password140................................................................................................................................................................
    Improper Network Cabling and Topology140................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-8 Troubleshooting Internet Browser Display140................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-9 Troubleshooting Login Username and Password140................................................................................................................................................................
    Table 19-10 Troubleshooting Improper Network Cabling and Topology141................................................................................................................................................................