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RS232 Control SUN PC KVM Matrix Switch

On Screen Display (OSD) SUN PC server switch

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Matrix KVM Switch Standard Features

Standard features for SUN PC Matrix KVM switch include
RS232 control, On Screen Display (OSD) and Security.

RS232 Control

  • Baud rate 1200 through 9600.
  • Address up to 15 units, all of which can be RS232 daisy-chained and controlled by one serial port.
  • RS - causes switch to reset so that IN1 connects to OUT1, IN2 connects to OUT2.
  • CS - causes one INx/OUTx connection to occur.
  • CA - causes all inputs to connect to specified output.
  • RO - reads what input is connected to specified output.
  • RU - reads size of matrix, reports number of inputs and number of outputs on specified switch.

Front Panel Interface

  • Locally change ports with front panel keypad.
  • Use front panel keypad to move through LCD screens.
  • LCD indicates currently selected port.
  • Set baud rate for RS232 control.
  • Set unit address for RS232 multi-switch control.
  • Set up user-to-computer connections.
  • Save and recall up to 10 different user-to-computer configurations.

On Screen Display (OSD)

On Screen Display Option
  • Not available on 2 port switches.
  • Select and control computers by name.
  • Type <CONTROL> +<`> to activate OSD.
  • Select or list computers by name or port number.
  • Names can be up to 12 characters long.
  • Control, Scan, & Broadcast functions.
  • Shows names of computers on cascaded switches up to 128 ports.
  • Search Mode lets the user type in the first few letters of the computer's name and the OSD will locate it.
  • Help Screens assist users with the OSD.
  • Display the power status of each computer.
  • OS- and software-independent.
  • Our OSD comes built into your switch, so you do not have to install additional hardware or software.

Security Features built into OSD
  • Advanced security included with switch.
  • Each user password & name can be up to 15 characters long, and each switch can store up to 63 users.
  • Administrator can enable or disable all security features and select which computers each user can access.
  • Once security is enabled, a user or administrator must "login" in order to access any of the computers connected to the switch.

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