5500-24G-SFP EI (2 slots)
5500-24G-SFP EI TAA (2 slots)
5500-24G-PoE+ EI (2 slots)
5500-24G-PoE+ EI TAA (2 slots)
5500-48G-PoE+ EI (2 slots)
5500-48G-PoE+ EI TAA (2 slots)
5500-24G-PoE+ SI (2 slots)
5500-48G-PoE+ SI (2 slots)
Rack-mounting by using only front mounting brackets
This installation method is available only for the 5500-24G EI (2 slots), 5500-24G EI TAA (2 slots),
5500-48G EI (2 slots), 5500-48G EI TAA (2 slots), 5500-24G SI (2 slots), and 5500-48G SI (2 slots)
This task requires two persons.
To mount a switch in a 19-inch standard rack by using only the front mounting brackets:
Wear an ESD-preventive wrist strap and make sure it makes good skin contact and is well
Verify that the rack is well grounded and can support the weight of the switch chassis and all its
Unpack the front mounting brackets and the screws for attaching the brackets to the switch chassis.
Align the round holes in one bracket with the holes in the front mounting position of the switch
chassis, and use the screws to attach the mounting bracket to the chassis, as shown in
Repeat the previous step to attach the other mounting bracket to the chassis.
Figure 4 Attaching the front mounting brackets to the chassis
(1) Front panel of the switch
Install cage nuts (user-supplied) in the mounting holes in the rack posts.
Front mounting brackets
Rear mounting brackets
(2) Front mounting bracket