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IBM services include business consulting, outsourcing, hosting services, applications,
and other technology management.
These services help you learn about, plan, install, manage, or optimize your IT
infrastructure to be an On Demand Business. They can help you integrate your high-
speed networks, storage systems, application servers, wireless protocols, and an
array of platforms, middleware, and communications software for IBM and many
non-IBM offerings. IBM is your one-stop shop for IT support needs.
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Specified operating environment
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
Call your IBM representative for further information.
IBM Europe, Middle East, and Africa
Hardware Announcement ZG09-0629
(78 lbs) fully loaded
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