Generation 4 Hardware - Network ports

Identify the ports on the McAfee devices and connect those cables.

The devices contain management ports so they can be managed from McAfee ESM. The following images identify the management and collection ports.

1U ERC



  1. IPMI Port
  2. Eth0 - Connection varies by device:
    • ERC — MGMT 1
    • ADM — MGMT 2
  3. Eth1 - Connection varies by device:
    • ERC — MGMT 2
    • ADM — MGMT 1
  4. Eth5 - Connection varies by device:
    • ERC — not used
    • ADM — collection (sniffer) ports
  5. Eth4 - Connection varies by device:
    • ERC — additional MGMT port
    • ADM — collection (sniffer) ports
  6. Eth3 - Connection varies by device:
    • ERC — additional MGMT port
    • ADM — collection (sniffer) ports
  7. Eth2 - Connection varies by device:
    • ERC — additional MGMT port
    • ADM — collection (sniffer) ports
  8. Monitor connection

1U ERC HA connections



  1. For HA:
    • Primary — IPMI port to secondary Eth5 port, 1 of 4-port NIC
    • Secondary — IPMI port to primary Eth5 port, 1 of 4-port NIC
  2. Eth0 - MGMT 1 configured with unique IP addresses
  3. Eth1 - MGMT 2 (Data port) configured with a shared IP address
  4. Eth5 - For HA:
    • Primary — Port 1 of 4-port NIC to secondary IPMI port
    • Secondary — Port 1 of 4-port NIC to primary IPMI port
  5. Eth4 - Heartbeat connection between HA devices
  6. Eth3 - Not used
  7. Eth2 - Not used
  8. Monitor connection

2U ERC connections



  1. Eth7 - HA reserved for IPMI connection
  2. Eth6 - HA reserved for Heartbeat
  3. Eth5 - not used
  4. Eth4 - additional MGMT port

    Shown on graphical user interface as "Interface 5"

  5. Eth0 - MGMT 1

    Shown on graphical user interface as "Interface 1"

  6. Eth1 - additional MGMT port

    Shown on graphical user interface as "Interface 2"

  7. Eth2 - additional MGMT port

    Shown on graphical user interface as "Interface 3"

  8. Eth3 - additional MGMT port

    Shown on graphical user interface as "Interface 4"

  9. Monitor connection
  10. IPMI Port

2U ERC HA connections



  1. Eth7 - For HA:
    • Primary — Port 1 of 4-port NIC to secondary IPMI port
    • Secondary — Port 1 of 4-port NIC to primary IPMI port
  2. Eth6 - Heartbeat connection
  3. Eth5 - not used
  4. Eth4 - additional MGMT port
  5. Eth0 - MGMT 1 configured with unique IP addresses
  6. Eth1 - MGMT 2 (Data port) configured with shared IP address
  7. Eth2 - additional MGMT port
  8. Eth3 - additional MGMT port
  9. For HA:
    • Primary — Port 1 of 4-port NIC secondary IPMI port
    • Secondary — IPMI port to primary port 1 of 4-port NIC