iSCSI cables

Virtual Storage Platform F350, F370 Hardware Reference Guide

Version
88-06-0x
Audience
anonymous
Part Number
MK-97HM85016-04

The storage system supports iSCSI connections to hosts. For details about configuring iSCSI host connections, see the Provisioning Guide.

Cable specifications for iSCSI optical interface

Cable type

Interface

Cable mode name

Nominal

Cable

Connector

One side

Other side

LC-LC cable Optical Equivalent to DXLC-2P-PC-xxM-GC50, 125-2SR (OMx)

50, 125 mm Multimode Wavelength: 850 nm

LC connector LC connector

The following figure shows the connector used for optical interfaces.


The following figure shows the type of optical connector that connects the storage system optical iSCSI ports.
  • LC connector type
  • Connector type LC duplex receptacle connector
  • Interval 6.25 mm flat type, two rows


Cable specifications for 10 Gbps iSCSI copper interface

Cable type

Maximum cable connection length

Data transfer

Transmission band

Cable

Connector

Category 5e or 6a LAN cable

100 m

1 Gbps

1000BASE-T

STP ( use an STP cable that suppresses radio noise)

RJ-45

Category 6a LAN cable

50 m

10 Gbps

10GBASE-T

STP ( use an STP cable that suppresses radio noise)

RJ-45

The following figure shows a 10 Gbps iSCSI cable.