SFP+ uplinkport on XGS1930-52HP switch

JackAninco
JackAninco Posts: 2
Can we connect our server with a SFP+ Nic with this port or is the port only for uplink.

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  • mMontana
    mMontana Posts: 768  Guru Member
    Answer ✓
    @JackAninco don't quote me on that, but even another switch is a "nic" for a switch port.
    Therefore, should work, IMVHO. You can still checkup the switch manual for more detailed info.

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  • ivers
    ivers Posts: 42  Freshman Member
    @JackAninco,
    It should not have any problem, any issue you have?
  • JackAninco
    JackAninco Posts: 2
    @ivers
    We are looking to make the connection. I see i can switch the Media type of the port to DAC 10G.
    So i suppose i can connect my server. Do we need an Active or a passive dac cable.
    I cannot find any info about this in the manual of the switch.
  • Zyxel_Chris
    Zyxel_Chris Posts: 522  Zyxel Employee
    @JackAninco,
    If the cable is longer than 3m then we recommend using active DAC or Active optical cable if it is short than 1m then use passive DAC.
    Chris