Sun N1 System Manager 1.2 Site Preparation Guide

Recommended Switch Configuration

You can use a single VLAN-programmable switch to provide the management, provisioning, and data network infrastructure. However, for ease of management, you should install one VLAN-programmable switch for the management network, and a second VLAN-programmable switch for the provisioning and data network. Each management, provisioning, and data network should be assigned to separate subnets and VLANs.

Note –

In order to support firmware updates for the Sun Fire V20z and V40z provisionable servers, the management network switch should be configured to auto-negotiate link speed.

The management switch and the provisioning and data network switch should support the following Ethernet connectivity.