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Brocade switch SFP’s stuck in the cage and cannot be extracted as per TSB 2018-272-A

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Applies to

16/32G SFPs used on Brocade Gen5 and Gen6 switches and directors.


  • Brocade Gen5, Gen6 switches and directors that use16/32G SFP’s may experience conditions where an SFP gets stuck in the cage.
  • Attempts to apply force on the pull tab for removal can result in damage to the SFP.


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