Increase your productivity with KVM add-on

Our KVM add-on products make your KVM applications more productive. Increasing your efficiency provides you with the best working experience.

Sophisticated solutions

From the first time you contact us, to detailed project planning and tailored installation right up to flexible support – you can always count on us as a qualified partner. As experienced specialists and one of the technology leaders in KVM our comprehensive solutions to a problem go far beyond basic KVM products. Therefore we invented the KVM add-on products to increase your productivity by using our KVM solutions.

We escort our customers anticipating future requirements. We consequently turn these requirements into high-end solutions such as rack mounting devices fittings, interconnecting multiple devices, switching and controlling computers via input devices.

Your advantages

  • Rack mounting solutions
  • Programmable input devices for optimised device control
  • Central, proactive monitoring and configuring
  • Tidy and space saving installations
  • Implementation of customer specific requirements

The following variants of KVM add-on solutions are available

MultiPower

The MultiPower series MultiPower-6 and MultiPower-12 are able to supply up to 6 or 12 G&D devices with 12 Volt (max. 600mA/Multi-Power-12 and max. 1,2A/MultiPower-6) that require an external power pack (for example DVI-CPU or DVI-Extender-F).

Highlights

  • redundant power supply
  • central power source e.g. in a rack or when applied in a server room
  • particularly suitable for DVI-CPU as a space-saving solution in a rack
  • new Power status

Variants

  • MultiPower-6
  • MultiPower-12 – Central power supply of G&D devices

Specifications

PrinciplePower Switch supplying up to 6/12 devices
Interfaces6/12 x Mini-DIN 4 power output
Capability6/12 devices
MediumDirect connection via power cables
FeaturesMultiple LEDs indicate the load of the connected devices,
potential-free contacts allow the external monitoring of the device status and increase the reliability of any connected devices.
Further featuresUpdate via local service socket
ApplicationComputer racks, server rooms

HK-Controller

The HK-Controller forwards up to 20 key sequences to any G&D device.

  • Supporting 20 freely programmable ports
  • Customer can attach his own potential-free contacts
  • Pressing the key sends a control sequence to the connected G&D device
  • Available as desktop variant
  • Requires no software installation
  • Customer-owned hardware can be intgrated

OperatorPanel

The OperatorPanel simplifies the operation of KVM Switches by enabling push-button switching from the desk

  • Switching up to 8 channels by RS232 command with active response
  • "Enable” key prevents accidental switching
  • InDesk variant
  • Due to OperatorPanel you can install the switch anywhere to save place
  • 2 LEDs per button indicate active status information

Variants

OperatorPanel2 Switching up to 2 channels
OperatorPanel4 Switching up to 4 channels
OperatorPanel8 Switching up to 8 channels

RackConsoles

The RackConsoles are 19“-mountable TFT keyboard drawers, which provide space saving access to a number of computers.

Highlights

  • Display size 17“
  • Supports DVI-SL and VGA video
  • Requires only 1 HU
  • HR version with transparent USB 2.0 interface on the front panel
  • Available in German, English and US keyboard layout
  • Many other country-specific layouts e.g. french, czech, italian, spanish, russian and others available
  • Removable compact keyboard including touchpad
  • Select between PS/2 and USB variant (HR version)

Variants

RackConsole17 (DVI & VGA) (visible 337 x 270 mm)
TFT keyboard drawer, resolution 1280 x 1024 @ 60 Hz
RackConsole17-HR-PS/2 (visible 337 x 232 mm)
TFT keyboard drawer, resolution 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz
RackConsole17 HR-USB (visible 337 x 232 mm)
TFT keyboard drawer, resolution 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz

Specifications

FunctionAppliance for direct access to servers mounted in a rack
VideoDVI-D single-link, analog colour graphics
Composite and S-Video
ResolutionUp to 1280 x 1024 @ 60 Hz (RackConsole 17)
Up to 1920 x 1200 @ 60 Hz (RackConsole 17-HR)
Further featuresTransparent USB 2.0 interface at front panel
(HR version); Integrated power pack
ApplicationServer rooms

V-Switch quad

V-Switch quad - Real Time Multiviewer & Quad KVM Switch. The V-Switch quad is an exclusive combination of a multiviewer, video scaler, video converter, USB 2.0 matrix and KVM switch. V-Switch quad II simultaneously displays four analog or digital computers and video sources on a single screen.

Available variants

  • V-Switch quad XP
  • V-Switch quad II

V-Switch quad XP

V-Switch quad XP simultaneously displays four analog or digital computers and video sources on a single screen in real time and with fluid video performance at full refresh rates without frame dropping. Each input video can be resized and repositioned anywhere on the display. Computer sources can be controlled with just one keyboard and mouse or by touch screen.

Additionally, the transparent high-speed USB 2.0 matrix allows switching of USB devices like printers, memory sticks or fingerprint readers to all computers. HDMI-Audio with 7.1 surround sound is also supported. The implementation of HDCP ensures full compliance with a complete range of multimedia computers, video players, displays and projectors.

Features

  • Resolution up to 1920×1200@60Hz
  • Real time videoperformance
  • Rotation video content by 90°     
  • Free scaling
  • Support of 7.1 audio format·     
  • Full frame rate display for all channels
  • Flexible positioning and resizing of video windows
  • Cross channel support for mouse, keyboard and touchscreen
  • Presentation mode
  • HDCP-support

V-Switch quad II

V-Switch quad II is an exclusive combination of a multiviewer, video scaler, video converter, USB 2.0 matrix and KVM switch. V-Switch quad II simultaneously displays four analog or digital computers and video sources on a single screen. 

In addition, these computers can be controlled with just one keyboard and mouse or touch screen. The integrated transparent high-speed USB 2.0 matrix allows switching USB devices like printers and external memory to all computers. V-Switch quad products feature proven quality made in Germany: V-Switch quad successfully has been installed in thousands of mission critical applications worldwide since 2004.

Features

  • DVI & VGA
  • Resolution up to 1920×1200@60Hz
  • HDTV
  • USB & PS/2
  • transparent USB 2.0
  • Touch Screen support

3G-SDI-DVI-Converter

The 3G-SDI-DVI-Converter transforms SD, HD-SDI and 3G SDI signals to single-link DVI signals.

Highlights

  • allows you to connect an SDI image source to a DVI system
  • supported range: SDI input distance up to 100 m (3G-SDI),
    200 m for HD-SDI signals and up to 300 m for SD-SDI signals
  • integrated audio

 

I-Key

I-Keys are programmable input devices for often used keyboard commands (e.g. keyboard hotkeys).

Highlights

  • Programming by just typing in commands via keyboard
  • Simple switching between operation and programming mode
  • Available with 16, 20 or 58 keys
  • Connection via keyboard interface
  • Individual labelling of the buttons
  • Power supply by computer or G&D device
  • Two layer technology increases number of available buttons*

Variants

  • I-Key16 – 16 (*30) keys input device, stick layout
  • I-Key20 – 20 (*38) keys input device, pad layout
  • I-Key58 – 58 (*114) keys input device, pad layout

 

Functionality

Increase the productivity of your KVM application with our KVM add-on products

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