Logging in to the Web interface
You can log in to the Web interface of the switching engine through HTTP or from the controller engine
of the switch.
Figure 9 Web-based network management environment
Restrictions and guidelines
To ensure a successful login, verify that your operating system and Web browser meet the requirements,
and follow the guidelines in this section.
Operating system requirements
The device supports the following operating systems:
Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition
Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition
If you are using a Windows operating system, turn off the Windows firewall. The Windows firewall
limits the number TCP connections. When the limit is reached, you cannot log in to the Web
Web browser requirements
The device supports the following Web browsers:
Google Chrome 188.8.131.52 or higher
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP2 or higher
Mozilla Firefox 3.0 or higher
If you are using a Microsoft Internet Explorer browser, you must enable the security settings (see
"Enabling securing settings in a Microsoft Internet Explorer
controls and plug-ins, Script ActiveX controls marked safe for scripting, and Active scripting.
browser"), including Run ActiveX