10 gigabit ethernet customer data network ports

NAS Platform Series 5000 Hardware Reference

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See the Network Administration Guide for more information on creating aggregations.

There are six 10 GbE ports that use enhanced small form factor pluggable (SFP+) optical connectors, shown as follows:
Figure. 10 gigabit ethernet customer data network ports ports

Once connected, each 10 GbE port has two indicator LEDs; one blue and one red. These LEDs provide link and network activity status information as follows:

Status/Activity (per port) Meaning
Status Blue on, not flashing 10 Gbps link present
Blue off No link
Red on Fault with 10GbE port. Check SFP (laser fault, not 10 Gb or Copper SFP >5m used)
Red off No fault with 10GbE port
Activity Blue flashing 10 Gbps link activity