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NetCommander 16-Port Cat5 KVM Switch 1U Rack-Mount

Part Number:  B072-016-1

  • 16 RJ45 Ports utilize inexpensive Cat5 patch cables
  • Expandable - Cascade a second level of KVM switches to control up to 256 servers from a single station
  • 3 ways to switch between servers - Push buttons, Hot-Keys, On Screen Display menu
  • Supports PS2 and USB CPUs
  • 1U Rackmountable - includes mounting hardware
  • Compatible with all major operating systems
  • Compliant with the Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA) for GSA Schedule purchases
  • 3-year limited warranty

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Overview

Tripp Lite's 16-Port NetCommander 1U Rackmount Cat5 KVM Switch, is the next generation of our cost-effective, feature rich, KVM switches. It's sleek, 1U design and compact size, features RJ45 connection ports that utilize inexpensive Cat5 patch cables, reducing the amount of cable clutter normally found with traditional KVM cabling. Easily switch between CPU's with Push Buttons, Hot-Key commands, or built-in On Screen Display (OSD) menu function. Cascadability allows connection to up to 256 computers. Compatible with PS/2 and USB computers, VGA, SVGA, or XGA monitors, as well as all major operating systems.Constructed of heavy-duty steel housing. Compliant with the Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA) for GSA Schedule purchases.

Features

  • Expandable - Cascade a second level of KVM switches to control up to 256 servers from a single station
  • Extend distance between computer and switch up to 30 meters/100ft
  • Rack mountable sleek, 1U space saving KVM switches
  • Innovative CAT5 technology eliminate cable clutter at the rack
  • Multi-layer security protects your corporate data
  • Easy server management choice of On Screen Display, Hot-key,or push button control
  • Multi-platform - PS/2, SUN, and USB support
  • To convert DisplayPort or HDMI computers to VGA, use Tripp Lite adapters P134-06N-VGA-V2 or P131-06N. Maximum video resolutions using adapters may vary.
  • Easily add IP functionality with Tripp Lite Model B051-000
  • Add Tripp Lite Model B021-000-17 for space saving, in-the-rack, LCD, Keyboard and Mouse.
  • Compact Size: 17"W x 5"D x 1.75"H
  • Video Resolution: 1600x1200@75Hz
  • Internal Power Supply
  • Compatible with all major operating systems
  • Constructed of heavy-duty steel housing
  • Compliant with the Federal Trade Agreements Act (TAA) for GSA Schedule purchases

System Requirements

  • Computers: The Tripp Lite B078-101-USB-1 or B078-101-PS2 Server Interface Module must be used to connect a computer/server
  • For computers with Displayport or HDMI, change to VGA using Tripp Lite adapters P134-06N-VGA-V2 or P131-06N. Maximum video resolutions using adapters may vary.
  • Compatible with all major operating systems

Package Includes

  • 16-Port NetCommander 1U Rackmount Cat5 KVM Switch
  • 6-ft Power Cord
  • 6-ft Serial Cable
  • Rackmount Bracket kit
TAA compliant RoHS compliant

Specifications

OVERVIEW
UPC Code037332127525
ConsoleNo
Max CPU256
TechnologyCat5/5e; PS/2; VGA/SVGA
VIDEO
Max Supported Video Resolution1600 X 1200 @ 75 Hz
Max. Distance (Between any 2 Units)100 ft (30.5m)
Max Number of Ports (Entire Chain)256
INPUT
Voltage Compatibility (VAC)100; 110; 120; 127; 200; 208; 220; 230; 240
Input Frequency50/60Hz
Input Current120V (0.7A) / 230V (0.3A)
Power Input ReceptacleIEC-320-C14
POWER
Power Consumption (Watts)8.00
USER INTERFACE, ALERTS & CONTROLS
LED IndicatorsGreen(CPU ON, SELECTED)
PHYSICAL
ColorBlack
Material of ConstructionSteel (Steel, Electrogalvanized, Cold Rolled, Coil)
RackmountableYes
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)4.30 x 7.40 x 20.00
Shipping Weight (lbs.)5.30
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.)1.7 x 4.8 x 16.8
Unit Packaging TypeBox
Unit Weight (lbs.)3.60
ENVIRONMENTAL
Operating Temperature Range32 to 104 F (0 to 40 C)
Storage Temperature Range-40 to 158 F (-40 to 70 C)
Relative Humidity0% to 80% RH, Non-Condensing
BTUs  27.3 BTU/Hr
COMMUNICATIONS
IP Remote Access  No
CONNECTIONS
Number of Ports16
PC/Server ConnectionsVGA; USB; PS/2
Side A - Connector 1HD15 (FEMALE)
Side A - Connector 2(2) MINI DIN-6 (FEMALE)
Side A - Connector 3RJ11 (FEMALE)
Side B - Connector 1(16) RJ45 (FEMALE)
Computer Keyboard and Mouse InterfacePS/2; USB
Computer Monitor InterfaceVGA
Console Keyboard and Mouse InterfacePS/2
Console Monitor InterfaceVGA
PORT EXPANSION
Daisy-chainable or CascadableCascadeable
FEATURES & SPECIFICATIONS
Number of Users1
NIAP-Certified Secure  No
On-Screen Display (OSD)Yes
Port SelectionPushbutton; Hotkey; OSD
Driver RequiredNo
Cat5 KVM SwitchYes
Recommended Category CableCat5e/6 Cables
STANDARDS & COMPLIANCE
Product CertificationsCAN/CSA C22.2; CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1 (Canada); UL 60950-1
Product ComplianceRoHS; CE (Europe); REACH; FCC Part 15 Class A (USA)
WARRANTY
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)3-year limited warranty

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