Connecting the SRX1400 Services Gateway to a Management Console or an Auxiliary Device

To use a system console to configure and manage the Routing Engine, connect it to one of the CONSOLE ports on the SYSIOC, using the RJ-45 cable.

To connect a management console or an auxiliary device:

  1. Plug the RJ-45 end of the cable (see Figure 30) into one of the CONSOLE ports on the SYSIOC.

    Figure 30: Console Cable Connector

     Console Cable
  2. Plug the female DB-9 end into the device’s serial port.
  3. Proceed with grounding and powering on the device.

    You can start performing initial software configuration on the SRX1400 Services Gateway after the device is up.

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