8-port KVM Module for Rack-mount LCD Consoles

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

Product ID: CAB831HD

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  • 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
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€398.99 EUR excl. VAT
€490.76 EUR incl. VAT

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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)
(replace original module)
(replace original module)
(replace original module)
(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 TAA compliant and backed by a 2-year StarTech.com warranty with free lifetime technical support.

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

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

Partner Numbers

  • Ingram IE V930194
  • Exertis IE STCCAB831HD
  • UPC 065030802048

Compatibility

  • OS Independent logo
OS independent; No software or drivers required

Specifications

Warranty Information Warranty 3 Years
Connector(s) 1 - Console Interface(s) VGA (15 pin, High Density D-Sub)
2 - Console Interface(s) PS/2 (6 pin, Mini-DIN)
8 - Host Connectors VGA (15 pin, High Density D-Sub)
1 - Other Interface(s) Centronics (36 pin)
Hardware Audio No
KVM Ports 8
PC Interface USB and PS/2
PC Video Type VGA
Number of Monitors Supported 1
Rack-Mountable Yes
U Height 1U
Daisy-Chain Yes
Packaging Information Package Length 52.8 cm [20.8 in]
Package Width 57 mm [2.2 in]
Package Height 15.5 cm [6.1 in]
Shipping (Package) Weight 3.3 kg [7.3 lb]
Performance On-Screen Display Yes
DVI Support No
IP Control No
Maximum Cable Length 30.5 m [100.0 ft]
Maximum Analog Resolutions 1920x1440
Auto Scan 3, 8, 15 & 30 seconds
Maximum Number of Users 1
Maximum Cascaded Computers 64
Port Selection Support Hotkeys and OSD (On Screen Display)
Security Features Per-Port Passwords
MTBF 72,000 Hours
Physical Characteristics Color Black
Material Steel
Product Width 43.6 cm [17.2 in]
Product Height 44 mm [1.7 in]
Product Depth 18 cm [7.1 in]
Weight of Product 2.2 kg [4.9 lb]
Power Power Source Not Included (not required for standard applications)
Input Voltage 110V-240V AC
Input Current 1.8
Output Voltage 12V DC
Output Current 4A
Center Tip Polarity Positive
Plug Type M
Power Consumption (In Watts) 0.6
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
What's in the Box 1 - Included in Package 8 Port KVM Module
2 - Included in Package Mounting Brackets (w/ Screws)
1 - Included in Package Instruction Manual

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Compliance and safety

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  • RoHS
    • Language: English
  • WEEE
    • Language: English

Safety Measures

  • If product has an exposed circuit board, do not touch the product under power.
  • If Class 1 Laser Product. Laser radiation is present when the system is open.
  • Wiring terminations should not be made with the product and/or electric lines under power.
  • Product installation and/or mounting should be completed by a certified professional as per the local safety and building code guidelines.
  • Cables (including power and charging cables) should be placed and routed to avoid creating electric, tripping or safety hazards.
*Product appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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