AVOCENT MPU2016, 520-593-508 - MERGEPOINT UNITY KVM over IP 16-Port Serial Console Switch with 2 Digital Path and a single-AC input Power Supply. MPU2016 The Avocent MergePoint Unity MPU2016 is a KVM over IP 16-Port Serial Console Switch with 2 Digital Path and a single-AC input Power Supply.
This unique combination provides IT Administrators a complete remote management solution to access and control servers, networking equipment, and other devices found in data centers and branch offices.
The MergePoint Unity switches enhance the in-band management typically done through the NIC of IT equipment by providing secure and remote Out-of-band connections directly to the physical KVM, USB, and Serial ports. This unified approach enables IT administrators a faster method to diagnose, reconfigure, or restore equipment to meet SLA's and minimize downtime.
Avocent MergePoint MPU2016 Features:
Complete, full-featured remote server management from a single user interface. Remote KVM and serial console access are both included in the design of the MergePoint Unity switches. The MergePoint Unity switches can operate out of the box or can be managed by the DSView 3 software to allow a single method to manage and access all the MergePoint Unity switches that exist. Supports LDAP when used alone or can be managed with the DSView 3 management software to add more authentication and reporting options. The MergePoint Unity switch has virtual media capabilities to map USB storage devices and Smart Card/ Common Access Card (CAC) readers. All MergePoint Unity switches come with virtual media capabilities. The MergePoint unity switches offer dual 10/100/1000 ethernet ports on all models and options for models with dual power supplies. Dedicated power control ports to connect and control Avocent rack PDUs (sold separately) for integrated power control and measurement.