StarTech.com

8-port KVM Module for Rack-Mount LCD Consoles

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

Product ID: CAB831HDU

  • Controls up to 8 computers connected directly and up to 64 computers by cascading 8 additional KVM switches
  • Integrated OSD (on-screen display) enables unique computer name assignment
  • Compatible with PC, Mac® and Sun servers/systems
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  • Supports USB connection to Servers or PCs
  • Operating system independent
  • No software or drivers required
  • Hot-pluggable allowing 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
  • DDC2B compatible
  • Supports IntelliMouse (Pro)
  • Uses StarTech.com tangle-fee KVM cables
$443.99 CDN
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Overview

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 USB 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 USB servers using StarTech.com’s convenient line of 2-in-1 USB KVM cables. The cables come in variety of lengths your specific 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 CAB831HDU is backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty and free lifetime technical support.

The StarTech.com Advantage

  • Compact design and rear cable connections occupy only 1U of space even when attached to an LCD console
  • Cascade support allows you to control up to 64 PCs from a single console

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

Technical Specifications

Warranty Information
Warranty 3 Years
Hardware
Audio No
Daisy-Chain Yes
KVM Ports 8
Number of Monitors Supported 1
PC Interface USB
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 @60Hz
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 - USB Type-A (4 pin) USB 2.0 Female
Host Connectors 8 - VGA (15 pin, High Density D-Sub) Female
Other Interface(s) 1 - Centronics (36 pin) Female
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, and is also compatible as a replacement KVM module for the RACKCONS1708, RACKCONS1716 and RACKCONS1916 Rack Mount LCD Consoles.
Power
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Input Current 1.8A
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Output Current 4A
Output Voltage 12 DC
Plug Type M
Power Source Not Included (not required for standard applications)
Environmental
Humidity 80% RH
Operating Temperature 5°C to 40°C (41°F to 104°F)
Storage Temperature -20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)
Physical Characteristics
Color Black
Enclosure Type Steel
Product Height 1.6 in [40 mm]
Product Length 4.9 in [125 mm]
Product Weight 3.3 lb [1.5 kg]
Product Width 15.9 in [403 mm]
Packaging Information
Shipping (Package) Weight 4.7 lb [2.1 kg]
What's in the Box
Included in Package 1 - 8 Port KVM Module
1 - Bag, Mounting Screws
2 - Mounting Brackets
Supports any operating system.
No additional drivers or software required.

Certifications

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