Local Manager console ports support a DCE pin-out. This includes both the management console port and the serial ports found on option cards.
To connect the Local Manager's serial ports to a managed device with a DTE pin-out, use a straight-through cable.
To connect the Local Manager's serial ports to a managed device with a DCE pin-out (including the console port of another LM), use a rolled cable.
This sections provides cable pin-outs for connecting the Local Manager to some common devices.
This pin-out is typically used when connecting an Uplogix Local Manager to your computer's DB-9 serial port.
Use this for devices that required rolled cables.
To connect the Local Manager to a BigIP, you'll need to use the standard RJ-45 to DB-9 pin-out.
To connect the Local Manager to an IBM AIX Server, you'll need to use the standard RJ-45 to DB-9 pin-out.
ServerTech PDUs usually required a straight-through cable.
This is only required for standalone Iridium installations. LEO-I kits are connected with standard straight-through cables with RJ-45 headers.
Uplogix Local Managers meet all applicable specifications for external cable lengths.