Zhone Technologies 5620 User Manual
Before you begin
5620 RTU Customer Premises
Document Number 5620-A2-GN10-30
Before You Begin
5620 RTU (Remote Termination Unit) interoperates with the Hotwire
8510 DSL Card in the DSLAM (Digital Subscriber Line Access Multiplexer) system.
An optional POTS (Plain Old Telephone Service) splitter is available for the Hotwire
5620 RTU. When a POTS splitter is installed, the telephone and 5620 RADSL (Rate
Adaptive Digital Subscriber Line) RTU can function at the same time over the same pair
of copper wires. In order to confirm the RTU installation, the POTS splitter should be
To install a POTS splitter, refer to the appropriate POTS splitter document:
Hotwire 5030 POTS Splitter Customer Premises
Hotwire 5038 Distributed POTS Splitter Customer
Premises Installation Instructions
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Service & Support
Wiring and Cables Needed
The following wiring and standard connectors are used with this product:
New or existing unshielded twisted-pair wiring (CAT3 or better). The CAT3 wiring
must meet EIA/TIA-568 specifications with 24 AWG (.5 mm) or 26 AWG (.4 mm).
Standard RJ11 wall jack.
Standard Ethernet 8-pin, non-keyed modular plug for a PC or workstation. An
Ethernet straight-through or crossover cable is used. Refer to
Installing the Hotwire
5620 RTU, page 8, for Ethernet cable details.