ATEN KL1508AIN 8-Port Cat 5 Dual Rail 19" LCD KVM Over the Net Switch

ATEN KL1508AIN 8-Port Cat 5 Dual Rail 19" LCD KVM Over the Net Switch
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ATEN KL1508AIN Overview

The Aten KL1508AIN 8-Port Cat 5 Dual Rail 19" LCD KVM Over the Net Switch features independently retractable, dual slide 19" LCD monitor and keyboard with built-in touchpad. A single KL1508AIN can control up to 8 computers. For increased reliability and efficiency, RJ-45 connectors and Cat 5e/6 cable are used to link to the computers. Utilizing KVM Adapter Cables for the final linkup, the KL1508AIN permits any combination of Windows computers, Macs, Sun computers, and serial devices to coexist on the installation.

The KL1508AIN features IP-based connectivity that allows local and remote operators to monitor and access the computers on your installation. Because it uses TCP/IP for its communications protocol, it can be accessed from any computer on the LAN, WAN, or Internet, anywhere.

KVM console with 19" LCD monitor in a sliding housing with top and bottom clearance for smooth operation in a 1U high rack
Dual rail operation - LCD monitor slides independently of the keyboard/touchpad
LCD module rotates up to 120° for a more a versatile viewing angle
Console lock enables the sliding console to remain securely locked away when not in use
A single console controls up to 8 computers - daisy chain up to 31 additional units to control up to 128 computers with compatible KVM switches
KVM adapter cables with automatic conversion allow flexible interface combinations. Windows computers, Macs, Sun computers, and serial devices can all coexist on the installation.
A dedicated console port for management from an external console - plus an extra PS/2 mouse port for external mouse use with the integrated LCD console
No software required - convenient computer selection via port selection switches, hotkeys and intuitive on screen display (OSD) menus
OSD screen automatically adjusts to resolution changes - OSD tree structure makes finding and managing computers easy
Quickly and conveniently switch to any computer with station and port selection switches - LED displays indicate the station and port location
Video settings of attached computers are automatically adjusted for optimal output to the LCD monitor
Auto scan feature for monitoring user-selected computers
Two level password security - only authorized users view and control the computers - up to four users plus an administrator with separate profiles for each
Broadcast support - commands from the keyboard can be broadcast to all available computers on the installation
Standard 105-key keyboard; Mac and Sun keyboard emulation
Dedicated keys to invoke Hotkey Mode and the OSD from the keyboard for quick access to these functions
Rack mountable in 19" system rack (1U) - standard rack mount kit included, easy rack mount optional
Keyboard language support: English (US), English (UK), German, German (Swiss), French, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Swedish, Italian, Russian, Hungarian, Greek
Super A-Grade TFT LCD Panel
Multiplatform support: Windows 2000/XP/Vista, Mac, Linux, Unix, Sun, FreeBSD
Up to 64 user accounts - up to 32 concurrent remote logins
End session feature - administrators can terminate any running session
Adapter ID - stores port information, allowing administrators to relocate servers to different ports, without having to reconfigure the adapters and switch
Port share mode allows multiple users to gain access to a server simultaneously
Remote power control for attached Power Over the NET devices
Integration with ALTUSEN CC2000 management software
Event logging and Windows-based log server support
Local log event
IPv6 capable
Easy computer selection via pushbuttons, hotkey mode, OSD (on screen display), and browser-based GUI
Local console, browser, and AP GUIs offer a unified multi language interface to minimize user training time and increase productivity
Multi-browser support: Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Mozilla, Netscape
Browser-based UI in pure Web technology allows administrators to perform administrative tasks without the need for Java to be pre-installed
Panel array mode
Keyboard broadcast - keyboard input can be duplicated on all the attached servers (local console only)
Remote authentication support: RADIUS, LDAP, LDAPS, and MS Active Directory
128-bit SSL encryption to protect password when users log in
Flexible encryption design allows users to choose any combination of 56-bit DES, 168-bit 3DES 256-bit AES, 128-bit RC4, or random for independent KB/mouse, and video data encryption
IP/MAC filter support for enhanced security protection
Configurable user and group permissions for server access and control
Video quality and video tolerance can be adjusted to optimize data transfer speed; monochrome color depth setting, threshold and noise settings for compression of the data bandwidth in low bandwidth situations
Full-screen or sizable and scalable virtual remote desktop
Message board feature allows logged in users to communicate with each other
Mouse DynaSync - automatically synchronizes the local and remote mouse movements
On-screen keyboard with multi language support
BIOS-level access
UPC: 672792401107

ATEN KL1508AIN Specs

OS CompatibilityWindows: NT (does not support USB), 2000, XP, 2003 Server, 2008 Server, Vista
Linux (Kernels below 2.6 do not support USB 2.0): RedHat 9.0, Fedora and up, RHEL AS 4, RHEL 5; SuSE 10 and up, OpenSUSE 10.2, SLES 10 SP1; Debian 3.1, 4.0; Ubuntu 7.04, 7.10
UNIX: IBM AIX 4.3, 5L (V5.2, V5.3), V6 (V6.1); FreeBSD 5.5, 6.1, 6.2
Novell: Netware 5.0 and up
Sun: Solaris 8, 9, 10
Mac: 9.0, 9.1, 10.1, 10.2, 10.3, 10.4, 10.5
DOS: 6.2 and up (does not support USB)
Max Computer ConnectionsDirect: 8
Via daisy chain: 128
ConnectorsConsole Ports:
Keyboard: 1 x 6-pin mini-DIN female, 1 x USB Type A female
Video: 1 x HDB-15 female
Mouse: 1 x 6-pin mini-DIN female, 1 x USB Type A female

KVM ports: 8 x RJ-45 female
Daisy chain: 1 x DB-25 male
Firmware upgrade: 1 x RJ-11 female
External mouse: 1 x USB Type A female
LAN: 1 x RJ-45 female
PON: 1 x RJ-45 female
Buttons or SwitchesPower: 1 x rocker
LCD power: 1 x pushbutton
LCM adjustment: 4 x pushbutton
Port selection: 8 x pushbutton
Firmware upgrade: 1 x slide
KVM reset: 1 x semi-recessed pushbutton
Station: 2 x pushbutton
EmulationKeyboard, mouse: PS/2, USB
LED IndicatorsStation: 2 x 7 segments (orange)
Port - on line: 8 (green)
- Selected: 8 (orange)
Power: 1 (blue)
Number lock: 1 (green)
Caps lock: 1 (green)
Scroll lock: 1 (green)
Link: 1 (green)
10/100 Mbps: 1 (orange/green)
LCD power: 1 (orange)
Video ResolutionLocal: 1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz; DDC2B @ 165' (50 m)
Remote: 1600 x 1200 @ 60 Hz; DDC2B @ 130' (40 m)
Scan Interval1 - 255 sec
Port SelectionOSD, hotkey, pushbutton
EnvironmentOperating temperature: 32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)
Storage temperature: -4 - 140°F (-20 - 60°C)
Humidity: 0-80% RH, non-condensing
Power Consumption120 V, 33 W / 230 V, 34 W
Power Requirements100 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 1A
Dimensions27.6 x 18.9 x 1.7" (70.1 x 48.0 x 4.4 cm)
Weight35.7 lb (16.2 kg)

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