This section provides an overview of the switch hardware. The topics covered
in this section include:
PowerConnect M6220, M6348, M8024, and M8024-k Front Panel
Console (RS-232) Port
Out-of-Band Management Port
PowerConnect M6220, M6348, M8024, and
M8024-k Front Panel
The images in this section show the front panels of the PowerConnect
M6220, M6348, M8024, and M8024-k switches.
PowerConnect M6220 Front Panel
The PowerConnect M6220 front panel provides four 10/100/1000Base-T RJ-
45 ports. The front panel has two 10-gigabit bays that can support Stacking,
CX-4, SFP+, XFP , or 10GBase-T modules. Each module provides support for
two ports. The stacking module can only be used in Bay 1; the 10GBase-T
module can only be used in Bay 2. The modules are sold separately. There are
also 16 internal ports that connect to each of the server blades.