Installing Expansion Modules

This chapter describes how to install expansion modules:
  • The V400 Virtual Port Extender
  • The Half-Duplex to Full-Duplex Converter
  • Versatile interface modules (VIM/VIM5s)
  • Solid-state Drive (SSD) modules


Read the information in this chapter thoroughly before trying install or remove an expansion module.

To install port option cards, VIMs, and stacking modules that work with other Extreme Networks switches, refer to ExtremeSwitching and Summit Switches: Hardware Installation Guide for Switches Using ExtremeXOS 16 or Earlier.