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Management Cable Specifications


Table 1 lists the specifications for the cables that connect the console and management ports to management devices.

Table 1: Specifications of Cables to Connect to Management Devices


Cable Specifications


Additional Information

RJ-45 Console port

CAT5e UTP (unshielded twisted pair) cable


Connecting a Device to a Management Console by Using an RJ-45 Connector

Management Ethernet port

Ethernet cable with an RJ-45 connector


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

Mini-USB Type-B Console port

Mini-USB cable with standard-A and Mini-USB Type-B (5-pin) connector