Alcatel OS6450-48 User Manual

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OmniSwitch 6450
The Alcatel-Lucent OmniSwitch™ 6450 Stackable Gigabit Ethernet LAN value switch family  
offers versatile, 24/48 port fixed configuration gigabit switches with optional upgrade paths  
for 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) stacking, 10 GigE uplinks and metro Ethernet services.
Offering a design optimized for flexibility and scalability as well as low power consumption, 
the OmniSwitch 6450 is an outstanding edge solution. It uses the field-proven Alcatel-Lucent 
Operating System (AOS) to deliver highly available, secure, self-protective, easily managed and 
eco-friendly networks.
The Alcatel-Lucent OmniSwitch 6450 
family is embedded with the latest 
technology, AOS innovations and offers 
maximum investment protection.
Solutions benefiting from the  
OmniSwitch 6450 switch family are:
•  Edge of small-to-mid-sized networks
•  Branch office enterprise and campus 
•  Residential and commercially managed 
services applications
•  24 ports and 48 ports, Power over 
Ethernet (PoE), non-PoE and 24-port fiber 
models with two fixed Small Form Factor 
Pluggable (SFP+) 10 Gb ready interfaces
•  Scalability from 24 to 384 gigabit ports 
and 16 10GigE ports
•  Optional SFP+ stacking module 
•  Optional 10GigE uplink license option
•  Optional metro services feature license 
option for service provider deployments
•  Support for IEEE 802.3af as well as IEEE 
802.3at-compliant PoE
•  Internal AC or DC redundant power 
•  AOS field-proven software with 
management through web interface 
(WebView), command line interface (CLI), 
and Simple Network Management Protocol 
•  Ethernet operations, administration and 
management (OA&M) support for service 
configuration and monitoring
•  Support by Alcatel-Lucent OmniVista™ 
2500 Network Management System (NMS)
•  Alcatel-Lucent 5620 Service Aware 
Manager (SAM) applications for service 
•  Flexible device and user authentication 
with Alcatel-Lucent Access Guardian 
(IEEE 802.1x/MAC/captive portal) with 
Host Integrity Check (HIC)
•  Advanced quality of service (QoS) and 
Access Control Lists (ACLs) for traffic 
control, including an embedded denial of 
service (DoS) engine to filter out unwanted 
traffic attacks
•  Extensive support of AOS user-oriented 
features such as learned port security 
(LPS), port mapping, Dynamic Host 
Configuration Protocol (DHCP) binding 
tables and User Network Profile (UNP)
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•  Advanced Layer 2+ features with basic 
Layer 3 routing for both IPv4 and IPv6
•  Triple speed (10/100/1000) user 
interfaces and GigE fiber interfaces (SFPs) 
supporting 100Base-X or 1000Base-X 
optical transceivers
•  10 Gb uplinks with license installed
•  Wire-rate switching and routing