Can I connect a Gigacore Switch to a third party switch trunk?
Absolutely! Here is what you need to know to achieve that :
The Gigacore line of switches uses 20 pre-implemented VLANs that we call "Groups".
The ISL Group is a trunk with all these 20 VLans tagged.
Group 1 (Management) = VID : 1
Group 2 = VID : 200
Group 3 = VID : 300
And so on : Group n = VID : (nx100)
You can also customize the VID for groups 2 to 20 in the advanced section of each group to match an existing VLAN structure.
As some Wi-Fi infrastructure hardware requires it, you have the option to untag VLAN 1 ( Management ) on the ISL ( Trunk ).
This option is in the ISL advanced menu.
We also re4commend to disable RLinkX on ports connected to third party switching devices.
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