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The manual was written in by 3Com. The language is listed as follows: User Guide English. The manual is applied to the following one product model as follows: CoreBuilder 5000. The manual was created in Portable Document Format, called as PDF manual. The PDF document file with the name of 875_4.pdf has 178 pages with the file size of 13519917. The digital document is original with no watermarks.

User Guide Information

Brand:3Com
Category: Network
Model:CoreBuilder 5000
Type:User Guide
Language:English English Manual
File info:PDF / 12.9 Mb / 178 pages
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Title: CoreBuilder 5000 FastModule User Guide
Subject: Document Number 17-00875-4
Keywords: CoreBuilder, FastModule, 3Com, Pace, 100BASE-TX, TX, FX, Bridge, VLAN, DMM, FastChannel, Transcend, Flow, Management, IP, IPX, LANsentry, MIB, Virtual LAN, LAN, VLT, POST, Backplane, IFM, Intelligent Flow Management, CoreBuilder 5000 Manager, 10BASE-T
Creator: FrameMaker 5.1P2a
Producer: Acrobat Distiller 3.0 for Windows
CreationDate: Tue May 13 13:09:29 1997
ModDate: Tue May 13 14:26:02 1997
Tagged: no
Pages: 178
Encrypted: yes (print:yes copy:yes change:no addNotes:no)
Page size: 540 x 648 pts
File size: 13519917 bytes
Optimized: yes
PDF version: 1.2

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  • Contents

  • Figures

  • Tables

  • About This Guide

    • Audience
    • How to Use This Guide
    • Conventions
    • Related Documents
      • 3Com Documents
      • Reference Documents
  • Introduction

    • FastModule Overview
      • WorkGroup Solutions
      • FastEthernet Solutions
    • FastModule Names
    • FastModule Features
      • Scalable Performance
      • Packet-Forwarding Modes
      • Outlet Port
      • Intelligent Flow Management
      • Full Duplex Support
      • Security
      • Resilient Links
      • Virtual LANs (VLANs)
      • PACE Technology
      • Spanning Tree Protocol
      • VLAN Server
    • Comparing FastModules to Bridges
    • FastModule Descriptions
      • 24-Port FastModule
      • 24-Port FastModule with FX Downlink
      • 7-Port FX/TX FastModule
      • 7-Port TX FastModule
      • Aggregator/Downlink FastModule
    • FastModule Backplane Connections
  • FastModule Management Overview and Setup

    • FastModule Management Functions
    • Basic Management Tools
      • Using the FastModule Management Agent
      • Using the Distributed Management Module
    • Using Advanced Management Tools
      • Transcend Enterprise Manager for UNIX
      • Transcend Enterprise Manager for Windows
      • Third-Party SNMP-Based Tools
    • Setting Up Access for Basic Management
      • Setting Up FMA Access
        • Setting Up Direct Terminal Access to the FMA
        • Setting Up TELNET Access to the FMA
      • Connecting the FastModule to the Backplane
        • Assigning a Backplane Port to a Backplane Channel
        • Isolating a Backplane Port
      • Setting Up DMM Access
        • Setting Up Direct Terminal Access to the DMM
        • Configuring TELNET Access to the DMM
    • Configuring FMA for Management
      • Logging On
        • Assigning a Security Level
        • Keyboard Shortcuts
      • Using the FMA Management Setup Screen
      • Logging Off
      • Auto Logoff
    • Setting Up FMA Users
      • Creating a New User
      • Deleting a User
      • Editing User Details
      • Viewing Users
      • Assigning Local Security
  • Basic FastModule Configuration

    • Basic Configuration Guidelines
      • Basic Configuration Examples
      • Startup Defaults
      • Configuration Rules
        • CoreBuilder 5000 Slotting Considerations
        • Fast Ethernet Considerations
        • Full Duplex Considerations
        • Server Considerations
    • Configuring General Switch Parameters
    • Choosing a Switch Management Level
    • Setting Up the FastModule
    • Setting Up FastModule Ports
      • Specifying the Outlet Port
    • Switch Database (SDB) Description
      • Trap Notification
      • Adding Entries to the SDB
      • Configuring the Switch Database
      • Searching the Switch Database
        • Searching by MAC Address
        • Searching by Port
      • Adding an Entry Into the SDB
      • Deleting an Entry From the SDB
    • Setting Up Resilient Links
      • Rules for Setting Up Resilient Links
      • Viewing Resilient Link Setup
      • Configuring Resilient Links
      • Creating a Resilient Link
      • Deleting a Resilient Link
    • Setting Up Traps
    • Setting Up the Serial Port
  • Advanced Configuration

    • VLAN Overview
      • VLAN Benefits
      • VLAN Example
    • Using VLANs With CoreBuilder 5000 FastModules
      • Understanding the Default VLAN
      • Connecting VLANs to a Router
      • Connecting Common VLANs Between FastModules
        • Sharing VLT Bandwidth
        • Using AutoSelect VLAN Mode
        • Using Non-Routable Protocols
        • Connecting Multiple Network Adapters to a FastModu...
      • VLAN Configurations
        • Example 1
        • Example 2
        • Example 3
    • Setting Up VLANs
      • Assigning a Port to a VLAN
      • Specifying an Outlet Port
      • Specifying an Outlet Port as Part of a VLT
      • Setting Up VLANs Using AutoSelect VLAN Mode
        • Specifying Information About the VLAN Server
        • Specifying AutoSelect VLAN Mode
    • Spanning Tree Protocol Overview
      • STP Description
      • STP Operation
        • STP Initialization
        • STP Stabilization
        • STP Reconfiguration
      • Typical STP Configuration
      • Example STP Configurations
    • Setting Up Spanning Tree Protocol
      • Configuring VLAN STP Parameters
      • Configuring Port STP Parameters
      • Enabling STP on the FastModule
  • Status Monitoring and Statistics

    • Using the FastModule Management Agent
      • Viewing Summary Statistics
        • Changing Statistic Types
        • Clearing Statistics
      • Viewing Port Statistics
      • Viewing Port Traffic Statistics
      • Conducting Port Error Analysis
      • Monitoring Status
      • Viewing the Fault Log
      • Remote Polling
    • Using DMM Commands
      • Using the SHOW MODULE Command
      • Using the SHOW PORT Command
    • Using Graphical Interface Tools
      • Using Transcend LANsentry Software
      • Using CoreBuilder 5000 Manager
      • Using Device Management for Hubs
  • Troubleshooting

    • Troubleshooting Using LEDs
      • Verifying LED Operation
      • Reading the LEDs
      • Troubleshooting Module and Switch Status LEDs
      • Troubleshooting Port Status and Packet Activity LE...
    • Resetting the FastModule
      • Saving the CoreBuilder 5000 Configuration
      • Using the Reset Button
      • Using the FastModule Management Agent
      • Using the DMM
    • Initializing the FastModule
    • Upgrading Software
      • Using the FMA Software Upgrade Screen
      • Using the SoftwareUpgrade Configuration Utility
    • Troubleshooting Management Problems
    • Obtaining Technical Assistance
  • Specifications

    • Mechanical Specifications
    • Power Specifications
    • Environmental Specifications
    • Cable Specifications
    • Cable Pinouts
      • 9-Pin to 25-Pin Crossover Cable
      • 9-Pin to 9-Pin Crossover Cable
      • Modem Cable
      • RJ-45 Pin Assignments
      • Telco Pin Assignments
  • Technical Support

    • Online Technical Services
      • World Wide Web Site
      • 3Com Bulletin Board Service
        • Access by Analog Modem
        • Access by Digital Modem
      • 3ComFacts Automated Fax Service
      • 3ComForum on CompuServe Online Service
    • Support From Your Network Supplier
    • Support From 3Com Corporation
    • Returning Products for Repair
    • Accessing the 3ComMIB
    • Contacting 3Com Technical Publications
  • Index

  • 3Com Corporation Limited Warranty