Get ready to experience the Internet’s express lane! Whether you’re checking out streaming media, downloading new software, or checking your email, the Touchstone DG860 Data Gateway brings it all to you faster and more reliably with both wired and wireless connectivity.
The Touchstone Data Gateway provides four Ethernet connections for use as the hub of your home/ofﬁce Local Area Network (LAN). The Touchstone Data Gateway also provides 802.11b/g/n wireless connectivity for enhanced mobility and versatility.
Installation is simple and your cable company will provide assistance to you for any special requirements. The links below provide more detailed instructions.
Installing and Connecting Your Data Gateway
Conﬁguring Your Ethernet Connection
Using the Data Gateway
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Protected under one or more of the following U.S. patents: 7,031,435; 7,100,011. Other patents pending.
Release 8 Standard 1.4
ARRIS Data Gateways comply with the applicable requirements for performance, construction, labeling, and information when used as outlined below:
Risk of shock
Mains voltages inside this unit. No user serviceable parts inside. Refer service to qualiﬁed personnel only!
Do not use product near water (i.e. wet basement, bathtub, sink or near a swimming pool, etc.), to avoid risk of electrocution.
Do not use spray cleaners or aerosols on the gateway.
The product shall be cleaned using only a damp, lint-free, cloth. No solvents or cleaning agents shall be used.
Avoid using and/or connecting the equipment during an electrical storm, to avoid risk of electrocution.
Do not locate the equipment within 6 feet (1.9 m) of a ﬂame or ignition source (i.e. heat registers, space heaters, ﬁreplaces, etc.).
Use only power supply and power cord included with the equipment.
Equipment should be installed near the power outlet and should be easily accessible. •
The shield of the coaxial cable must be connected to earth (grounded) at the entrance to the building in accordance with applicable national electrical installation codes. In the U.S., this is required by NFPA 70 (National Electrical
Code) Article 820. In the European Union and in certain other countries,
CATV installation equipotential bonding requirements are speciﬁed in IEC
60728-11, Cable networks for television signals, sound signals and interactive services, Part 11: Safety. This equipment is intended to be installed in accordance with the requirements of IEC 60728-11 for safe operation.
Touchstone DG860 Data Gateway User’s Guide
If the equipment is to be installed in an area