Maximize your business resources with Dell KVM remote console switches (RCSs) with:
Choose from a number of options to connect to the Dell KVM 2162DS:
The Dell KVM 2162DS feature enhancements include support for high-resolution widescreen video, support for Common Access Card (CAC) capability for smart cards over USB and Ethernet, four USB 2.0 ports and two power supply units.
The Dell KVM 2162DS can grow with your business, helping to manage up to 256 servers when tiered with additional Dell 16-port KVM console switches. You can also install software and perform upgrades for your data center remotely.
Server Interface Pods The Dell KVM 2162DS is compatible with all available Server Interface Pods (SIPs), including USB 2.0 with virtual media/smart card support for servers and True Serial for accessing serial devices through Telnet/SSH.
Easy installation Enjoy tool-less installation for 0U and 1U rack space with the Dell ReadyRails mounting interface. The device can mount in the front or back of the rack and comes with a blanking panel.
Peace of mind The Dell KVM 2162DS supports Dell and third-party servers and serial devices and includes the technical support and warranty service you need to stay up and running.
The Dell KVM 2162DS has sixteen Analog Rack Interface (ARI) ports for connecting to SIPs attached to servers or serial devices and two power distribution unit (PDU) ports for monitoring metered or managed PDUs.
Manage your data center using the Dell RCS software or the on-board Web interface (OBWI).
The Dell KVM comes ready to use with Dell RCS software and is compatible with Avocent® DSView® 3 management software.