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Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator
Installation Guide

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  • Page 1 Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator Installation Guide...
  • Page 2 WARNING: A WARNING indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death. Copyright © 2014 Dell Inc. All rights reserved. This product is protected by U.S. and international copyright and intellectual property laws. Dell and the Dell logo are trademarks of Dell Inc.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents 1 About this Guide....................5 ..........................5 Information Symbols ..........................6 Related Publications 2 Introduction......................7 ..........................7 Product Description 3 Unpack the Switch....................8 ............................8 Unpacking Steps 4 Hardware Overview....................9 ..............................9 I/O Panel ............................ 10 Power Supplies ..............................10 Fans ...........................10 Port Numbering ............................10 System Status...
  • Page 4 ..............21 Safety Standards and Compliance Agency Certifications ....................21 Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) ......................22 Product Recycling and Disposal 8 Technical Support....................24 ................. 24 Accessing Dell Networking Technical Support...
  • Page 5: About This Guide

    Aggregator, for software configuration information, refer to the Dell Networking Operating System (OS) Configuration Guide for the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator and for command line interface (CLI) information, refer to the Dell Networking OS Command Line Reference Guide for the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator.
  • Page 6: Related Publications

    WARNING: The ESD Warning icon requires that you take electrostatic precautions when handling the device. Related Publications For more information about the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator, refer to the following documents: • Dell Networking OS Configuration Guide for the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator •...
  • Page 7: Introduction

    For information about how to configure and monitor switch features, refer to the Dell Networking OS Configuration Guide for the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator, which is available on the Dell Support website at http://support.dell.com/manuals.
  • Page 8: Unpack The Switch

    Unpack the Switch When unpacking each switch, make sure that the following items are included: • One Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator • One USB type A-to-DB-9 female cable • Getting Started Guide • Safety and Regulatory Information • Warranty and Support Information •...
  • Page 9: Hardware Overview

    Hardware Overview This section contains information about device characteristics and modular hardware configurations for the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator. I/O Panel All fixed data ports (4 × 1/10G uplink ports) are on the I/O panel. The I/O panel includes: •...
  • Page 10: Power Supplies

    NOTE: You must install the fans at your site. Port Numbering When installed in a server enclosure, the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator ports are numbered from 1 to 12. Ports from 1 to 8 are internal server-facing ports. Ports from 9 to 12 are external ports numbered from the left to the right of the switch.
  • Page 11 Figure 2. System LED Displays (I/O Panel) 1 – System Status LED 2 – System Power LED The following table lists the LED definitions for the aggregator. Table 1. System LED Displays System LED LED Color/ Description Display • Green •...
  • Page 12: Installation

    Installation This switch installation procedure assumes the Dell PowerEdge FX2 server chassis is installed correctly. For complete instructions for installation, refer to the Dell PowerEdge FX2 server chassis Installation Guide. Before You Begin Before installing the switch, ensure that the chosen installation location meets the following site requirements: •...
  • Page 13: Installing And Configuring The Aggregator

    Installing and Configuring the Aggregator After you unpack the aggregator, refer to the following flowchart for an overview of the steps you must follow to install the switch and perform the initial configuration. Figure 3. Aggregator — Installation and Configuration Flowchart Installation...
  • Page 14: Installing The Aggregator In A Poweredge Chassis

    After you unpack the aggregator, slide the switch into one of the open I/O module slots in the back of a Dell PowerEdge FX2 server chassis. The Dell PowerEdge FX2 server chassis is a 2U rack-mountable blade chassis that holds: •...
  • Page 15: Auto-Configuration

    For information about how to access the CMC to configure the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator, refer to the Dell Chassis Management Controller (CMC) User’s Guide on the Dell Support website at http:// www.dell.com/support/manuals.
  • Page 16: Stacking

    Proxy Gateway functionality. Stacking In the Dell PowerEdge FN I/O Aggregator, the FN 410S and FN 410T support stacking. The FN 2210S does not support stacking. The Aggregator supports both ring and daisy-chain topology and stacking of the same type. FN 410S and FN 410T support two-unit in-chassis stacking and up to six units stacking across the chassis.
  • Page 17: Technical Specifications

    Technical Specifications The aggregator is an I/O module and installed with the Dell PowerEdge FX2 server chassis for communication. NOTE: Replace the battery only with the same or equivalent type. Dispose of the batteries according to the manufacturer's instructions. Table 3. Environmental Parameters...
  • Page 18 Technical Specifications...
  • Page 19: Agency Compliance

    Properly shielded and grounded cables and connectors must be used in order to meet FCC emission limits. Dell Networking is not responsible for any radio or television interference caused by using other than recommended cables and connectors or by unauthorized changes or modifications in the equipment.
  • Page 20: European Community Contact

    Japan: VCCI Compliance for Class A Equipment WARNING: Use the AC power cords with Dell Networking equipment only. Do not use Dell Networking AC power cords with any unauthorized hardware. This is Class A product based on the standard of the Voluntary Control Council For Interference by Information Technology Equipment (VCCI).
  • Page 21: Korean Certification Of Compliance

    Korean Certification of Compliance Korean Package Label Safety Standards and Compliance Agency Certifications • CUS UL 60950-1, Second Edition • CSA 60950-1-03, Second Edition • EN 60950-1, Second Edition • EN 60825-1, First Edition • EN 60825-1 Safety of Laser Products — Part 1: Equipment Classification Requirements and User’s Guide •...
  • Page 22: Product Recycling And Disposal

    EN 61000-4-6 Low Frequency Conducted Immunity Product Recycling and Disposal You must recycle or discard this system according to applicable local and national regulations. Dell Networking encourages owners of information technology (IT) equipment to responsibly recycle their equipment when it is no longer needed. Dell Networking offers various product return programs and services in several countries to assist equipment owners in recycling their IT products.
  • Page 23 EEE on the environment and human health due to the potential presence of hazardous substances in EEE. Dell Networking products, which fall within the scope of the WEEE, are labeled with the crossed-out wheelie-bin symbol, as shown above, as required by WEEE.
  • Page 24: Technical Support

    Accessing Dell Networking Technical Support The URL for Dell Networking Support is www.dell.com/support. • On the Dell Networking Support page, enter your service tag if you have it. You can also access general support information from this page. • http://www.dell.com/support/contents/us/en/04/category/Contact-Information/Technical-Support...