Avocent-Cyclades MPU2032 32-port, 2 digital KVM paths single AC power
1 local 2 remote
virtual media/dual AC
The Avocent MergePoint Unity™ switch includes both KVM-over-IP and serial console management technology. Centralize the management of the swiches with DSView 4 software.
The Avocent MergePoint Unity switch is the next generation KVM over IP switch replacing the award-winning DSR™ product.
This industry-leading switch provides IT administrators a complete and secure, remote management solution to access and control servers, networking equipment and other devices found in data centers and branch offices.
Using both in-band and out-of-band tools together allows for a more fault-tolerant and complete, remote management solution. Remote, out-of-band connections complement traditional in-band/software tools to improve troubleshooting, shorten response times and help minimize unplanned downtime.
The Avocent MergePoint Unity switches provide remote users the capabilities of a direct, physical connection to KVM, USB and serial ports of servers and other IT equipment.
Features and Benefits
Advanced Remote Management - Provides secure and remote, out-of-band connections directly to the physical KVM, USB and serial ports to complement existing in-band software management tools
Meet Service Level Agreements and Minimize Downtime - Unified approach enables IT administrators a faster method to diagnose, reconfigure or restore equipment
Virtual Media - Enables USB media such as CD-ROMs, flash memory and external drives to be virtually attached to a remote server's USB port
CAC/Smart Card Support - Utilizing the virtual media capabilities remote or local users can map a USB-based smart card reader to the attached servers and authenticate using their smart cards
Enhanced Serial Adapters - Supports standard, remote SSH connections to the attached serial devices and includes electronic pin-out options for quick and easy connections to the console ports on Cisco network equipment
Power Device Port - Connect supported PDUs for integrated power control, measurement and reporting
FIPS 140-2 Compliant Cryptography - The FIPS mode of operation uses an embedded FIPS 140-2 certified OpenSSL cryptographic module (Certificate #1051)