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Extending fabric between sites/campus

Product being used Silkworm 4100

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Re: Extending fabric between sites/campus

Hi Mangolinux,To create a Fabric, must both Switches be connected , Exam. trough ISL. or ISL Trunking if Trunking License Installed.

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Re: Extending fabric between sites/campus

The sites are 2 miles apart and I am using SW SFPs and only doing ISL

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Re: Extending fabric between sites/campus

SX Transceiver / SFP, are intended only for a Max. distance of 550 Meter. By 2 Miles you MUST!! work whit LongWave Transceiver also LX, both Port in the Switch must be selected whit the option Long Distance.

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