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Technical Information - IBM Ethernet Switch r-series User Manual

R-series high-capacity modular ethernet switches for versatile deployment
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Specified operating environment
Physical specifications
The IBM Ethernet Switch B04R (4003-R04), IBM Ethernet Switch B08R (4003-
R08), IBM Ethernet Switch B16R (4003-R16), and IBM Ethernet Switch B32R
(4003-R32) are suitable for installation in a Network Telecommunications facility
and where NEC requirements apply. Additionally, it may be installed in either a
Common Bonding Network (CBN) or Isolated Bonding Network (IBN). It is not
intended for Outside Plant installations (OSP). The models can be mounted in a 19-
inch Electronic Industries Association (EIA310-D), two-post Telco rack using front
mounting brackets and mounting kit provided.
It is recommended that the IBM Ethernet Switch B32R be installed in environments
that have minimal dust and airborne contaminants. If this switch is used in
environments where dust or other airborne contaminants may be prevalent, air
filters should be inspected annually and replaced if needed. Maintaining clean air
filters ensures optimal airflow through the machine. Replacement of filters is a
customer responsibility. These are not covered under the machine warranty or
maintenance agreements. Replacement air filter (part number 45W5381) can be
purchased at
Call your IBM representative for further information.
System weight:
IBM Europe, Middle East, and Africa
Hardware Announcement ZG09-0629
57.15 cm
44.32 cm
(17.45 in)
35 kg
(78 lbs) fully loaded
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