Installing a Fiber Module

Updated March 9, 2021. Written for LMS Version 6.2.

Installing a Fiber Module

Uplogix LM80/LM80X Local Manager

Both the LM80/LM83X come with a fiber module built into the chassis. An additional fiber module may be installed in a similar fashion to the 500/5000 using the instructions below.

LM80 Diagram

LM83X Diagram

Uplogix 500/5000 Local Manager

These instructions apply to both the Uplogix 5000 and Uplogix 500 models.

Step 1: Power down the Local Manager and remove the faceplate from the front by removing the screws in the upper-right and lower-left corner.

Note the gray plastic rails that will hold the module card.

LTE Modem

The SFP is as shown here (this is provided by the customer):

LTE Modem

The module card is as shown here:

LTE Modem

Step 2: Insert the module card into the modem slot of the Local Manager, making sure that it is secured within the gray plastic rails.

LTE Modem

Ensure proper alignment with the connector in the back.

LTE Modem

Step 3: Attach the faceplate onto the chassis and screw the 2 screws back in the upper-right and lower-left corners. Power up the Local Manager.

LTE Modem

Step 4: Insert the SFP into the slot with the handle facing up.

LTE Modem

The module should snap into place, and a blinking green light indicates that it is correctly connected.

LTE Modem

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