ATEN Altusen KL1508AM 8-Port Cat 5 Dual Rail 17" LCD KVM Switch

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ATEN Altusen KL1508AM 8-Port Cat 5 Dual Rail 17" LCD KVM Switch
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ATEN KL1508AM Overview

The Aten Altusen KL1508AM LCD KVM Switch features independently retractable, dual slide 17" LCD monitor and keyboard with built-in touchpad. A single KL1508AM 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 KL1508AM permits any combination of Windows computers, Macs, Sun computers, and serial devices to coexist on the installation.

KVM console with 17" 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 256 computers
KVM adapter cables with automatic conversion allow flexible interface combinations - Windows computers, Macs, Sun computers, and serial devices can all coexist on the installation.
RJ-45 connectors and Cat 5e/6 cables extend the distance between computers and switch - up to 130' for resolutions of 1280 x 1024 @ 75Hz
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 the 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
UPC: 672792400629

ATEN KL1508AM Specs

OS Compatibility
Windows: 2000 and up
Linux: RedHat 6.0 and up; SuSE 8.2 and up; Mandriva (Mandrake) 9.0 and up
UNIX: AIX 4.3 and up; FreeBSD 3.51 and up; Sun Solaris 8 and up
Novell: Netware 5.0 and up
Mac: OS 9 and up
DOS: 6.2 and up
Max Computer Connections
Direct: 8
Via daisy chain: 256
Secondary console connections: 1 x USB Type A female, 1 x 6-pin mini-DIN female
Keyboard, mouse, and monitor: 8 x RJ-45
Flash ROM upgrade: 1 x RJ11
Daisy chain: 1 x DB-25 male
Buttons or Switches
Reset: 1 x semi recessed pushbutton
Power: 1 x rocker
Firmware upgrade: 1 x slide
LCD adjust: 4 x pushbutton
LCD power: 1 x pushbutton
Station selection: 2 x pushbutton
Port selection: 8 x pushbutton
Keyboard, mouse: PS/2, USB, serial
LED Indicators
Power on: 1 x (blue)
On line: 8 x (green)
Station ID: 2 x 7-segment (red)
Selected: 8 x (red)
Video Resolution
1280 x 1024 @ 75 Hz; DDC2B
Scan Interval
1 - 255 sec
Port Selection
OSD, hotkey, pushbutton
Operating temperature: 32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)
Storage temperature: -4 - 140°F (-20 - 60°C)
Humidity: 0-80% RH, non-condensing
Power Consumption
120 V / 24 W; 230 V / 24 W
Power Requirements
100 - 240 VAC; 50/60 Hz; 1A
28.0 x 19.0 x 1.7" (70.9 x 48.2 x 4.4 cm)
38.1 lb (17.3 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
41.95 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
32.5 x 26 x 5.3"

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