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This section provides the safety and regulatory information for SBC 5000 series platforms.

SBC 5000 Series Model Numbers

For the purpose of regulatory compliance certifications and identification, the SBC 5000 series are assigned the following model numbers:

  • SBC 5200 and SBC 5100  
  • SBC 5210 and SBC 5110
  • SBC 5400

The compliance model number is available on the product label along with the required approval markings and information. Refer to the model number while requesting for certification information for the product.

Safety Notices and Warnings

Read and observe all Notes, Cautions, and Warnings before beginning the SBC 5000 system hardware installation.


1) Connect the chassis to protective earth ground before connecting the power to the unit.

2) Disconnect all the input power sources to disconnect power from the unit.

The following Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) symbols are used throughout the documentation.


ESD Protective symbol identifies ESD protection devices, such as wrist straps, anti-static bags, etc.


ESD Susceptibility symbol warns of the presence of Sonus devices susceptible to electrostatic discharge. Do not handle equipment without wearing a properly grounded ESD wrist strap.

Safety Standards

The following table lists the safety standards applicable to the SBC 5000 series hardware platforms:

Table : SBC 5000 Series Safety Standards

SBC Platform

Safety Standards

EMC and Immunity Standards
Environmental Standards

SBC 5100/5200 comply with the following standards, and are listed with TUV SUD America:

  • IEC/EN60950-1: 2005 2nd Ed + A1:2009
  • EN 60950-1:2006/A11:2009/A1:2010
  • UL 60950-1:2007, CAN CSA-22.2 No. 60950-1:2007

SBC 5100/5200 comply with the following EMC and Immunity standards:

  • 47 CFR 15B Class A
  • ICES-003 Class A
  • EN55022 Class A
  • VCCI Class A
  • AS/NZ 3548 Class A
  • EN 300-386
  • EN55024
  • IEC 61000-4-2
  • IEC 61000-4-3
  • IEC 61000-4-4
  • IEC 61000-4-5
  • IEC 61000-4-6
  • IEC 61000-4-8
  • IEC 61000-4-1

EN 300-019


SBC 5110/5210/5400 comply with the following standards, and are listed with TUV SUD America:

  • IEC 60950-1:2005 2nd Ed + A 1 :2009 + A2:2013
  • EN 60950-1:2006 /A11:2009 /A1:2010 / A12:2011 /A2:2013

  • UL 60950-1 (2nd Edition) 2014-10-14 / CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1-07 (2nd Edition) 2014-10


SBC 5110/5210/5400 comply with the following EMC and Immunity standards:

  • EN55022:201 O/AC:2011 Class A
  • EN 61 000-3-2
  • EN 61000-3-3
  • EN 55024:2010
  • EN 61000-4-2
  • EN 61 000-4-3
  • EN 61000-4-4
  • EN 61 000-4-5
  • EN 61 000-4-6
  • EN 61000-4-8
  • EN 61000-4-11
  • EN 300 386 v1 .6.1


Compliance Statements (SBC 5110, 5210 and 5400 only)

FCC EMC Statement (Class A)

This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference, in which case the user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense.

Canada ICES - 003 EMC Statement (Class A)

This Class A digital apparatus complies with Canadian ICES-003.

Cet appareil numérique de la classe A est conforme à la norme NMB-003 du Canada.

European Union EN 55022 EMC Statement (Class A)


This is a Class A product. In a domestic environment this product may cause radio interference in which case the user may be required to take adequate measures.

Taiwan EMC Statement (Class A)

Brazil EMC Statement (Class A)

Este equipamento opera em caráter secundário, isto é, não tem direito a proteção contra    interferência prejudicial, mesmo de estações do mesmo tipo, e não  pode causar interferência  a  sistemas operando em caráter  primário.

Japan VCCI Notice

This is a Class A product based on the standard of the Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Information Technology Equipment (VCCI). If this equipment is used in a domestic environment, radio disturbance may occur, in which case, the user may be required to take corrective actions.

China CCC Compliance

This is a Class A product based on the standard of the China Compulsory Certificate (CCC).

NEBS Level 3 Compliance

The SBC 5000 systems comply with Telcordia NEBS Level 3 requirements per SR-3580, including the appropriate sections of GR-63-CORE (Network Equipment-Building System Requirements: Physical Protection) and GR-1089- CORE (Electromagnetic Compatibility and Electrical Safety - Generic Criteria for Network Telecommunications Equipment).