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NetDirector 8-Port 1U Rack-Mount Console KVM Switch with 17-in. LCD


Control up to 8 computers with a single KVM switch with integrated console. This KVM switch is a smart solution for secure and centralized server control that saves rack space and money.
  • Occupies just 1U of space in a rack-mountable drawer
  • 17” LCD screen supports video resolutions up to 1280 x 1024
  • Simplifies IT tasks with easy switching between all 8 ports
  • Provides 2-level password security (administrator and user)
  • Compatible with all operating systems
  • 1-year limited warranty

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Tripp Lite Part Number

B020-008-17

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Features

Saves Valuable Space and Money
  • Combines an 8-port KVM switch, 17" LCD screen, full keyboard and touchpad in a 1U rack-mountable drawer
  • Mounts into 19”-wide rack, 24”-37” deep
  • Gives you control of up to 8 computers/servers from a single, easily accessible console – ideal when rack space is at a premium
  • Flip-up/fold-down screen keeps the console from blocking access to rack equipment when not in use
  • Eliminates need to buy costly separate monitors, keyboards and mice for each computer/server

Simplifies IT Tasks

  • Switch quickly and easily between the 8 ports via on-console buttons, on-screen display or keyboard hot key commands
  • Hot pluggable; add or remove computers without having to power down the switch
  • Auto-scan mode automatically sequences through all active ports that are accessible to the user

Large 17” LCD
  • Wide display makes multitasking easier
  • Supports video resolutions up to 1280 x 1024
  • DDC emulation allows the video settings of each computer to be automatically adjusted for optimal output to the LCD

Multi-Level Password Security
  • Enhances security by limiting access to an administrator and up to 4 local users
  • Two-level log-out allows for manual log-out or automatic log-out after a user-defined period of time has passed

Expandability and Long-Lasting Reliability
  • Increase the number of connected computers to up to 256 by daisy-chaining up to 31 B022-U08 KVM switches
  • Includes additional HD15 VGA monitor port and PS/2 keyboard/mouse ports for connecting an external console or a Tripp Lite B051-000 IP Remote Access Unit
  • Compatible with all major operating systems for easy integration into your existing structure (special keys on Mac and Sun keyboards are not supported)
  • Firmware is easily upgradable with included cable and utility
  • Heavy-duty steel housing stands up to frequent use

System Requirements

  • PS/2 or USB computer
  • (1) P774-Series (PS/2) or P776-Series (USB) KVM Cable Kit is required for each connected computer/server
  • Compatible with all major operating systems (special keys on Mac and Sun keyboards are supported)
  • Power consumption: 120V, 60Hz, 22.8W; 230V, 50Hz, 24W

Package Includes

  • B020-008-17 8-Port Console KVM Switch with 17" LCD
  • P774-Series 6 ft. PS/2 KVM Cable Kit
  • P776-Series 6-ft. (1.83 m) USB KVM Cable Kit
  • C13 to 5-15P power cord
  • RJ11 to DB9 firmware upgrade cable
  • Owner's Manual CD
TAA compliant RoHS compliant

Specifications

OVERVIEW
UPC Code037332125385
ConsoleYes
Max CPU8
TechnologyPS/2; USB; VGA/SVGA
INPUT
Nominal Input Voltage(s) Supported100V AC; 110V AC; 115V AC; 120V AC; 127V AC; 140V AC; 200V AC; 208V AC; 220V AC; 230V AC; 240V AC
Input Frequency50/60Hz
Input Current120V (0.8A) / 230V (0.4A)
PHYSICAL
ColorBlack
LCD Monitor (in.)17
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)5.40 x 26.75 x 28.25
Shipping Weight (lbs.)38.80
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.)1.75 x 16.75 x 24
ENVIRONMENTAL
Relative Humidity0% TO 80% RH
Operating Temperature32 DEGREES TO 120 DEGREES F
BTUs  76.1 BTUs at 120V, 50Hz or 83.98 BTUs at 230V, 50Hz
COMMUNICATIONS
Port ControlPush Buttons, Hotkeys, OSD
IP Remote Access  No
CONNECTIONS
Ports8
Computer/Server Ports(x8) HD18 (Female)
PC/Server ConnectionsPS/2; USB; VGA
Side A - Connector 1(8) HD18 (FEMALE)
Side B - Connector 1(2) 6 PIN (FEMALE); (1) HD15 (FEMALE); (1) RJ11 (FEMALE)
FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
Autoscan (Y,N)  Y
Autoscan Duration  1-255 Seconds
Number of Users1
NIAP-Certified Secure  No
Max Supported Video Resolution1280 x 1024 @60Hz
Cat5 KVM SwitchNo
STANDARDS & COMPLIANCE
CertificationsUL 60950-1 (USA), CAN/CSA (Canada), FCC Part 15 Class A, CE, IEC 60950-1
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)1-year limited warranty

Frequently Asked Questions

Currently these KVM Switches require a PS/2 keyboard. However, if your USB keyboard came with a PS/2 adapter, you may be able to use it with the B020- and B022-Series models.
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The B020-008-17 pulls about 20 watts of power.
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The B020-008-17 has a storage temperature range of -4° to +140° F.
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Additional FAQs may be available on the B02000817 model support page.

Accessories

KVM Switch Accessories

  Model Number Description
Cat5e KVM Console Extender Kit B013-330 B013-330 Cat5e KVM Console Extender Kit
2-Post Rack-Mount Bracket, B020, B021, B040, and B070 Consoles & KVM Consoles B019-000 B019-000 2-Post Rack-Mount Bracket, B020, B021, B040, and B070 Consoles & KVM Consoles
IP Remote Access Unit for KVM Switches and Servers B051-000 B051-000 IP Remote Access Unit for KVM Switches and Servers
PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 6 ft. (1.83 m) P774-006 P774-006 PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 6 ft. (1.83 m)
PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 10 ft. (3.05 m) P774-010 P774-010 PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 10 ft. (3.05 m)
PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 15 ft. (4.57 m) P774-015 P774-015 PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 15 ft. (4.57 m)
PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 25 ft. (7.62 m) P774-025 P774-025 PS/2 (3-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 25 ft. (7.62 m)
USB (2-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 6 ft. (1.83 m) P776-006 P776-006 USB (2-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 6 ft. (1.83 m)
USB (2-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 10 ft. (3.05 m) P776-010 P776-010 USB (2-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 10 ft. (3.05 m)
USB (2-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 19 ft. (5.79 m) P776-019 P776-019 USB (2-in-1) Cable Kit for NetDirector KVM Switch B020-Series and KVM B022-Series, 19 ft. (5.79 m)

USB, Lightning & FireWire

  Model Number Description
USB to PS/2 Adapter for Keyboard and Mouse B015-000 B015-000 USB to PS/2 Adapter for Keyboard and Mouse

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