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Aten 8 Port Rackmount USB-PS/2 VGA KVMP Switch with USB 2.0 Hub and Daisy Chain

SKU: CS-1708A

Aten 8 Port Rackmount USB-PS/2 VGA KVMP Switch with USB 2.0 Hub and Daisy Chain

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  • USB-PS/2 VGA KVMP Switch
  • With USB 2.0 Hub and Daisy Chain

Aten CS-1708A – 8-Port PS/2-USB KVM Switch

The CS1708A KVM switch is a control unit that allows access to multiple computers from a single PS/2 or USB console (keyboard, mouse, and monitor). A single CS1708A can control up to 8 computers. As many as 31 additional switches can be daisy-chained to each other, so that up to 256 computers can all be controlled from a single keyboard-monitor-mouse console. Additionally, a front panel USB port is available for each computer to access any peripherals connected to it on a one-at-a-time basis.

  • One USB-PS/2 console controls up to 8 computers
  • Daisy-chain up to 31 additional units - control up to 256 computers from a single console
  • Front accessible USB port allows each computer to access USB peripherals *
  • Dual Interface - supports computers and console with PS/2 or USB keyboards and mice
  • Multiplatform support - Windows, Linux, Mac and Sun
  • Video DynaSync™ - stores the console monitor's EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) to optimize display resolution
  • Supports USB keyboards for PC, Mac and Sun
  • Auto PS/2 and USB interface detection
  • USB / PS/2 keyboard and mouse emulation - computers boot even when the console focus is elsewhere
  • Superior video quality - up to 2048 x 1536; DDC2B
  • No software required - convenient computer selection via front panel pushbuttons, hotkeys and multilingual on-screen display (OSD) menus
  • Auto-senses station's position on daisy-chained installations; no need for manual dip switch setting; front panel led indicates station's position
  • Port names automatically reconfigured when station sequence is changed
  • Two level password security; only authorized users view and control computers; up to four users and an administrator with separate profiles for each
  • Auto Scan feature for monitoring user-selected computers
  • Broadcast Mode - operation simultaneously performed on all selected computers... etc
  • Hot pluggable - add or remove computers without having to power down the switch
  • Buzzer on/off via hotkey and OSD
  • Firmware upgrades to all the chained KVM switch at the same time via the daisy-chain cable
  • Rack mountable in 19" system rack (1U)

* The USB peripheral function only works with USB cable set connections. It will not work with PS/2 cable set connections.

Compatible Cables: 2L-5201P, 2L-5202P, 2L-5203P, 2L-5206P, 2L-5202U, 2L-5203U, 2L-5205U, 2L-1700, 2L-1701, 2L-1703, 2L-1705, 2L-1715

  • Computer Connections:
    • Direct: 8
    • Max.: 256 (via Daisy-chain)
  • Port Selection: On-screen display (OSD); Hotkeys; Pushbutton switches
  • Connectors:
    • Console Port: 1 x SPHD-18 Male (Yellow)
    • KVM Ports: 8 x SPHD-15/17 Female (Yellow)
    • Daisy-chain:
      • In: 1 x DB-25 Female (Black)
      • Out: 1 x DB-25 Male (Black)
    • FW Upgrade: 1 x RJ-11 Female (Black)
    • USB Port: 1 x USB Type A Female
    • Power: 1 x DC Jack Female (Black)
  • LEDs:
    • On Line: 8 (Orange)
    • Selected: 8 (Green)
    • Station ID: 1 x 2-digit, 7-segment (Orange)
    • Power: 1 (Dark Green)
  • Switches:
    • Port Selection: 8 x Pushbutton
    • FW Upgr. Rec.: 1 x Slide
  • Emulation - Keyboard/Mouse: PS/2, USB
  • Video: 2048 x 1536; DDC2B
  • Scan Interval (OSD Select): User Specified: 1-255 sec.
  • Power Consumption: DC 5.3 V; 5 W
  • Environment:
    • Operating Temp.: 0 ~ 50°C
    • Storage Temp.: -20 ~ 60°C
    • Humidity: 0 ~ 80% RH, Non-condensing
  • Physical Properties:
    • Housing: Metal
    • Weight: 2.66 kg
    • Dimensions (LxWxH): 43.30 x 16.00 x 4.40cm
  • Package Contents:
    • 1 x KVM Switch with Standard Rack Mounting Kit
    • 2 x Custom KVM Cable Sets
    • 1 x Console Cable
    • 1 x Firmware Upgrade Cable
    • 1 x Foot Pad Set(4 PCS)
    • 1 x Power Adapter
    • 1 x User Instructions