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Network Cable Specifications for EX4300 Switches

EX4300 switches have interfaces that use various types of network cables.

Table 62 lists the specifications for the cables that connect the console (CON) and management (MGMT) ports to management devices.

Table 62: Cable Specifications for Switch-to-Management-Device Connections

Ports on EX4300 Switches

Cable Specification

Cable/Wire Supplied

Maximum Length

Switch Receptacle

Additional Information

RJ-45 Console (CON2) port

CAT5e UTP (unshielded twisted pair) cable

One 7-ft (2.13-m) length with RJ-45/DB-9 connectors

7 ft (2.13 m)


Connecting a Switch to a Management Console

Management (MGMT) Ethernet port (10/100/1000)


Connecting a Switch to a Network for Out-of-Band Management

Mini-USB Type-B Console (CON1) port


Connecting an EX4300 Switch to a Management Console Using the Mini-USB Type-B Console Port

Related Documentation

Modified: 2015-06-23