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Michael_W
Occasional Advisor

Switch Stacking

Hi,

 

I did a switch stacking / IRF using 5120 EI switch by using the stacking module and stacking cable. Im wondering what if I disconnect one of the stacking cable, will the stack still functioning? Let just say im stacking 2 switches.

 

------------------------                                     ------------------------    

                                             -------          --------

 

                                             --------------------      

------------------------                                     ------------------------  

Switch 1                                Stacking Cable                                  Switch 2

 

Please advice

Thanks

2 REPLIES
Richard Brodie_1
Honored Contributor

Re: Switch Stacking

Yes, that should work fine. You should have some sort of MAD setup to deal with genuine split-brain faults though.
Michael_W
Occasional Advisor

Re: Switch Stacking

Thanks for your reply