Introduction to the Switch Engine User Guide
This guide is intended for use by network administrators who are responsible for installing and setting up network equipment. In addition to comprehensive conceptual information about each feature of our software, you will also find detailed configuration material, helpful examples, and troubleshooting information. Also included are supported platforms and recommended best practices for optimal software performance.
ImportantRelease 31.6 introduced new names for the network operating systems running on Universal hardware. ExtremeXOS (EXOS) was renamed to Switch Engine and VSP Operating System Software (VOSS) was renamed to Fabric Engine. All references to ExtremeXOS apply to Switch Engine 31.6 and later.
NoteIf the information in the release notes shipped with your switch differs from the information in this guide, follow the release notes.