How can a Network 8000 GCM-84000 or GCM-86000 be connected to the Niagara R2 UNC-520 RS-232 port?

Issue

How can a Network 8000 GCM-84000 or GCM-86000 be connected to the Niagara R2 UNC-520 RS-232 port?

Product Line

TAC I/A Series

Environment

  • Network 8000 GCM-84000
  • GCM-86000
  • Niagara R2

Cause

To use Network 8000 GCM-84000 or GCM-86000 with Niagara R2, connect using a pre-built adapters and silver satin cables.

Resolution

Pre-built adapters and silver satin cables for this type of connection are available for order.  

The RJ-45 to DB-9 adaptor (UNCC-405) will interface to the GCM-86000.

The RJ-45 to DB-25 adaptor (UNCC-430) will interface to a GCM-84000.

A series of pre-terminated silver satin cables are available in three standard lengths:

  • CBL-RJ45-4 Silver satin patch cable, 4 feet in length
  • CBL-RJ45-10 Silver satin patch cable, 10 feet in length
  • CBL-RJ45-25 Silver satin patch cable, 25 feet in length