About this DocumentThis manual is intended for administrators and users ofAXIS A9188 Network I/O Relay Module and is applicable to firmware1.0 and later. It includes instructions for using and managing theproduct on your network. Previous experience of networking will be ofuse when using this product. Some knowledge of UNIX or Linux-basedsystems may also be beneficial, for developing shell scripts andapplications. Later versions of this document will be posted to the Axiswebsite, as required. See also the products online help, available viathe web-based interface.In this manual, AXIS A9188 Network I/O Relay Module is referred toas the Axis product.
LiabilityEvery care has been taken in the preparation of this document. Pleaseinform your local Axis office of any inaccuracies or omissions. AxisCommunications AB cannot be held responsible for any technical ortypographical errors and reserves the right to make changes to theproduct and manuals without prior notice. Axis Communications ABmakes no warranty of any kind with regard to the material containedwithin this document, including, but not limited to, the impliedwarranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. AxisCommunications AB shall not be liable nor responsible for incidental orconsequential damages in connection with the furnishing, performanceor use of this material. This product is only to be used for its intendedpurpose.
Intellectual Property RightsAxis AB has intellectual property rights relating to technology embodiedin the product described in this document. In particular, and withoutlimitation, these intellectual property rights may include one or moreof the patents listed at www.axis.com/patent.htm and one or moreadditional patents or pending patent applications in the US and othercountries.
Equipment ModificationsThis equipment must be installed and used in strict accordance with theinstructions given in the user documentation. This equipment containsno user-serviceable components. Unauthorized equipment changes ormodifications will invalidate all applicable regulatory certificationsand approvals.
Trademark AcknowledgmentsAXIS COMMUNICATIONS, AXIS, ETRAX, ARTPEC and VAPIX areregistered trademarks or trademark applications of Axis AB in variousjurisdictions. All other company names and products are trademarks orregistered trademarks of their respective companies.
This product complies with the applicable CE marking directivesand harmonized standards: Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Directive 2014/30/EU. See
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) on page 2 . Low Voltage (LVD) Directive 2014/35/EU. See Safety on page 2 . Restrictions of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive 2011/65/EU.
See Disposal and Recycling on page 2 .A copy of the original declaration of conformity may be obtained fromAxis Communications AB. See Contact Information on page 3 .
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC)This equipment has been designed and tested to fulfill applicablestandards for: Radio frequency emission when installed according to the
instructions and used in its intended environment. Immunity to electrical and electromagnetic phenomena when
installed according to the instructions and used in its intendedenvironment.
USAThis equipment has been tested using a shielded network cable (STP)and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device,pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designedto provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in aresidential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate
radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordancewith the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radiocommunications. However, there is no guarantee that interferencewill not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment doescause harmful interference to radio or television reception, whichcan be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user isencouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of thefollowing measures: Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna. Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver. Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from
that to which the receiver is connected. Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.The product shall be connected using a shielded network cable (STP)that is properly grounded.CanadaThis digital apparatus complies with CAN ICES-3 (Class B). The productshall be connected using a shielded network cable (STP) that isproperly grounded. Cet appareil numrique est conforme la normeCAN NMB-3 (classe B). Le produit doit tre connect l'aide d'un cblerseau blind (STP) qui est correctement mis la terre.EuropeThis digital equipment fulfills the requirements for RF emissionaccording to the Class B limit of EN 55022. The product shall beconnected using a shielded network cable (STP) that is properlygrounded.This product fulfills the requirements for immunity accordingto EN 61000-6-1 residential, commercial and light-industrialenvironments.This product fulfills the requirements for immunity according toEN 61000-6-2 industrial environments.This product fulfills the requirements for immunity according toEN 55024 office and commercial environments.This product fulfills the requirements for immunity according toEN 50130-4 residential, commercial, light-industrial and industrialenvironments.Australia/New ZealandThis digital equipment fulfills the requirements for RF emissionaccording to the Class B limit of AS/NZS CISPR 22. The product shallbe connected using a shielded network cable (STP) that is properlygrounded.JapanB(STP)SafetyThis product complies with IEC/EN 60950-1, Safety of InformationTechnology Equipment.If its connecting cables are routed outdoors, the product shall begrounded either through a shielded network cable (STP) or otherappropriate method.The power supply used with this product shall fulfill the requirementsfor Safety Extra Low Voltage (SELV) and Limited Power Source (LPS)according to IEC/EN/UL 62368-1 or IEC/EN/UL 60950-1.
Disposal and RecyclingWhen this product has reached the end of its useful life, dispose ofit according to local laws and regulations. For information aboutyour nearest designated collection point, contact your local authorityresponsible for waste disposal. In accordance with local legislation,penalties may be applicable for incorrect disposal of this waste.Europe
This symbol means that the product shall not be disposed oftogether with household or commercial waste. Directive 2012/19/EUon waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) is applicable inthe European Union member states. To prevent potential harm to