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8-port KVM Module for Rack-mount LCD Consoles

Product ID: CAB831HD

Enhance or replace the KVM module on your StarTech.com LCD console by controlling eight USB or PS/2 computers, or use with a separate PS/2 keyboard and mouse with VGA display

Features
  • Universal 8 port KVM switch Module controls up to 8 computers directly and up to 64 computers by cascading 8 additional KVM switches

  • Supports PCs with USB or PS/2 keyboard and mouse connectors

  • Compatible with PC, Mac and Sun servers and systems

More Features . . .
  • Operating system independent

  • No software or drivers required

  • Compact 1U rack height takes up very little cabinet or rack space

  • Hot-pluggable feature allow computers to be added or removed without shutting down

  • Auto Scan Mode lets you switch between computers for easy monitoring

  • Login authentication restricts access to authorized users

  • Each computer name can be defined via the OSD menu (14 char.)

  • DDC2B compatible

  • Plug and Play compliant

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This 8-port KVM module works with the StarTech.com series of rack-mounted LCD consoles, enabling you to control eight servers from one location. You can upgrade a single port LCD console or replace a faulty console (see our list of compatible LCD consoles below).

With independent VGA and PS/2 keyboard and mouse ports, you can also use this switch as a standalone KVM, creating a discreet rack-mountable KVM solution.

Increase your productivity

By adding this KVM module to your rack mount LCD console you can control eight individual computers or servers from a centralized location.

Hassle-free integration

Because the KVM module works with your existing LCD console, you can ensure simple integration into your server room setup. To ensure compatibility this KVM module supports any operating system has been extensively tested in Windows®, Mac and Linux environments.

You can also connect to both PS/2 and USB servers using StarTech.com’s convenient line of interface specific KVM cables. The cables come in variety of lengths with PS/2 or USB depending on your specific server requirements.

Compatible LCD consoles

North America

RACKCOND1701 (add 8 port module)
RACKCONS1908 (replace original module)
RACKCONS1916 (replace original module)
RACKCONS1708 (replace original module)
RACKCONS1716 (replace original module)

United Kingdom

RACKCOND1701 (add 8 port module)
RKCONS1716GB (replace original module)
RKCONS1908GB (replace original module)

Europe

RACKCOND1701 (add 8 port module)
RKCOND1701FR - French Keyboard (add 8 port module)

The CAB831HD is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage
  • Centrally control more systems in one place, with a cascadable KVM switch design
  • Avoid using extra space in your rack, with a compact design that fits behind your existing console
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Applications
  • Add single console administration to your Co-location/ISP facility saving you time and money
  • Perfect for manufacturing line computer control, simplifying access to multiple systems
  • Great for PC test/burn-in computer control saving the desk space required for multiple monitors, keyboards and mice
Product Numbers
Warranty Information
Warranty 3 Years
Hardware
Audio No
Daisy-Chain Yes
KVM Ports 8
Number of Monitors Supported 1
PC Interface USB and PS/2
PC Video Type VGA
Rack-Mountable Yes
U Height 1U
Performance
Auto Scan 3, 8, 15 & 30 seconds
DVI Support No
IP Control No
Maximum Analog Resolutions 1920x1440
Maximum Cable Length 100 ft [30.5 m]
Maximum Cascaded Computers 64
Maximum Number of Users 1
MTBF 72,000 Hours
On-Screen Display Yes
Port Selection Support Hotkeys and OSD (On Screen Display)
Security Features Per-Port Passwords
Connector(s)
Console Interface(s) 1 - VGA (15 pin, High Density D-Sub) Female
2 - PS/2 (6 pin, Mini-DIN) Female
Host Connectors 8 - VGA (15 pin, High Density D-Sub) Female
Other Interface(s) 1 - Centronics (36 pin) Male
Software
OS Compatibility OS independent; No software or drivers required
Special Notes / Requirements
Note This product adds an 8 port KVM module to our 1UCABCONS, IUCABCONS17 or 1UCABCONS19 units
Power
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Current 1.8
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Output Current 4A
Output Voltage 12 DC
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 0.6
Power Source Not Included (not required for standard applications)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Steel
Product Depth 7.1 in [180 mm]
Product Height 1.7 in [44 mm]
Product Weight 4.9 lb [2.2 kg]
Product Width 17.2 in [436 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 7.3 lb [3.3 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 8 Port KVM Module
2 - Mounting Brackets (w/ Screws)
1 - Instruction Manual
16-port KVM Module for Rack-mount LCD Consoles
CAB1631HD

16-port KVM Module for Rack-mount LCD Consoles

Enhance your StarTech.com LCD console by adding control for sixteen USB or PS/2 computers, or use with a separate PS/2 keyboard and mouse with VGA display

$611.99

In stock:   Canada: 4  |  USA: 49

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

VGA Cables (3)

Coax HD15 VGA Cable - M/M
MXT101MMHQ

6 ft Coax High Resolution Monitor VGA Video Cable - HD15 to HD15 M/M

Connect your VGA monitor with the highest quality connection available

$15.99

In stock:   Canada: 531  |  USA: 4787

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

Coax HD15 VGA Cable - M/M
MXT101MMHQ10

10 ft Coax High Resolution VGA Monitor Cable HD15 M/M

Connect your VGA monitor with the highest quality connection available

$24.99

In stock:   Canada: 344  |  USA: 3125

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

15 ft Coax High Resolution Monitor VGA Cable - HD15 M/M
MXT105MMHQ

15 ft Coax High Resolution Monitor VGA Cable - HD15 M/M

Connect your VGA monitor with the highest quality connection available

$34.99

In stock:   Canada: 464  |  USA: 2935

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

KVM Cables (5)

25 ft 3-in-1 Ultra Thin PS/2 KVM Cable
SVECON25

25 ft 3-in-1 Ultra Thin PS/2 KVM Cable

Connect VGA video and a PS/2 keyboard and mouse set using a single thin KVM cable

$40.99

In stock:   Canada: 10  |  USA: 2

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

6 ft 3-in-1 Ultra Thin PS/2 KVM Cable
SVECON6

6 ft 3-in-1 Ultra Thin PS/2 KVM Cable

Connect VGA video and a PS/2 keyboard and mouse set using a single thin KVM cable

$20.99

In stock:   Canada: 8  |  USA: 223

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

10 ft Ultra Thin USB VGA 2-in-1 KVM Cable
SVECONUS10

10 ft Ultra Thin USB VGA 2-in-1 KVM Cable

Connect VGA video and USB using a single thin KVM cable

15 ft 2-in-1 Ultra Thin USB KVM Cable
SVECONUS15

15 ft 2-in-1 Ultra Thin USB KVM Cable

Connect VGA video and USB using a single thin KVM cable

$39.99

In stock:   Canada: 40  |  USA: 672

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

6 ft 2-in-1 Ultra Thin USB KVM Cable
SVECONUS6

6 ft 2-in-1 Ultra Thin USB KVM Cable

Connect VGA video and USB using a single thin KVM cable

$23.99

In stock:   Canada: 64  |  USA: 635

We will transfer stock to fulfill your order at no extra cost. If the quantity shown for our Canadian warehouse isn’t enough to fulfill your order, we will transfer the required stock from our US warehouse.

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