Network OS Administration Guide

Supporting Network OS 6.0.1a

Part Number: 53-1003768-04

Switch management overview

In addition to connecting to Brocade switches, an understanding of switch types, attributes, and operational modes is essential to the successful installation and management of networks. This chapter introduces the operational modes, command modes and submodes, and other switch-related activities (such as troubleshooting and managing high-availability scenarios), providing an essential reference for everyday management operations.