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8-Port Serial GPIM Components


Table 1 lists the components of the 8-Port Serial Gigabit-Backplane Physical Interface Module (GPIM).

Table 1: 8-Port Serial GPIM Components





Only the SRX650 Services Gateway supports hot-swappable functionality for GPIMs. The SRX550 Services Gateway does not support hot-swappable functionality for GPIMs.

Right side of the GPIM

Use the ONLINE/OFFLINE button to gracefully shut down the GPIM. Press down and hold the button for 4 to 5 seconds and then release. The GPIM gracefully shuts down and turns off the power supply units (PSUs).

To power up the GPIM (if the Services and Routing Engine is off), press and hold the ONLINE/OFFLINE button for 4 to 5 seconds.


Middle or right of the GPIM

Two dual stacked 136-pin VHDCI connectors. Custom cables are used to connect from the VHDCI connectors to the data terminal equipment (DTE) or the data circuit-terminating equipment (DCE)

Captive screws

One on each side of the GPIM

Use the captive screws to hold the GPIM in place.