Catalyst GigaStack GBIC
Connectors and Cables
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Connectors and Cables

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Connectors and Cables

GigaStack GBIC Cabling


Connectors and Cables


This appendix describes the Cisco proprietary cables and connectors for the GigaStack GBIC.

GigaStack GBIC Cabling

The GigaStack GBIC uses proprietary connectors as shown in Figure B-1.

Figure B-1 GigaStack GBIC Connector

The GigaStack GBIC cables are proprietary, high-data-rate cables with enhanced signal integrity and EMI performance.


Caution Do not use standard IEEE 1394 cables with the GigaStack GBIC. You must use one of the Cisco proprietary cables (CAB-GS-50CM or CAB-GS-1M). If you use any other cable, you will not have connectivity.


Caution Do not use the GigaStack GBIC with standard IEEE 1394 equipment. You might damage the equipment or lose data.