KN1108v KVM over IP Switch 8-Port KVM over IP Switch 1 local/1 remote user access


Aten´s new generation of KVM over IP switches – KN series allows local console access and remote over IP access for operators to monitor and access their entire data center over a network using a web-based browser. In addition, they offer out-of-band access with external modem support for BIOS-level troubleshooting when the network is down.


• High port density – RJ-45 connectors for up to 8 ports in a 1U housing
• Laptop USB Console (LUC) - A dedicated USB port directly connects to a laptop for easy Console operation
• Simultaneously share access to one local console and one remote KVM over IP switches
• Two 10/100/1000 Mbps NICs for redundant LAN or two IP operation
• Blade server support
• Supports PS/2, USB, Sun Legacy (13W3) and serial (RS-232) connectivity
• Local console provides PS/2 and USB keyboard and mouse support
• Supports multiplatform server environments: Windows, Mac, Sun, Linux and VT100 based serial devices
• Audio enabled
• Virtual Media support lets you map DVD-CD-ROMs and other storage media to a remote server
• Dual Power Supply
• High video resolution - up to 1600 x 1200 @ 60Hz(40m with KVM Adapter Cable KA7000 series)
/1920 x 1200* @ 60Hz(30m) for local and remote sessions
• Monitor and control up to 8 computers on a single level, or control up to 128 computers in a two-level cascade **.

* 1920 x 1200 (Reduced blanking) only supported by KA7175, KA7176, and KA7177
** Cascade-compatible KVM Switches include the following: CS9134, CS9138, CS88A, KH1508, KH1516, KH1508A, andKH1516A


• Up to 64 user accounts - up to 32 users simultaneously share the control
• End session feature - administrators can terminate running sessions
• Event logging and Windows-based Log Server support
• Critical system event notification via SMTP email; SNMP trap and Syslog support
• Firmware upgradeable
• Out-of-Band Access-Modem dial-in/dial out/dial back support
• Adapter ID Function: Stores port information allowing administrators to relocate the servers to different ports,
without having to re-configure the adapters and switches
• Port Share Mode allows multiple users to gain access to a server simultaneously
• Integration with ALTUSEN CC2000 Management software
• Power Association enables the switch´s KVM ports to be associated with an ATEN/ALTUSEN´S PDUs power outlets for
remote power management of the servers from the switch´s interface
• Power Over the NET™ integration for remote power control, plus support for 3rd party power distribution units (PDUs)
• Manage browser access methods (Browser, http, https)
• IPv6 capable

Ease-to-Use Interface

• Local Console, browser-based, and AP GUIs offer a unified multilanguage interface to minimize
the user training time and increase productivity
• Multiplatform client support (Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Sun)
• Multi-browser support: Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera, Mozilla, Netscape
• Browser-based UI in pure Web technology allows administrators to perform administrative
tasks without pre-installed Java software package required
• Magic Panel - a special hideaway control panel with configurable function icon
• Full-screen or sizable and scalable Virtual Remote Desktop
• Panel Array Mode available to both local console operators and remote access users
• Keyboard/Mouse Broadcast - keyboard and mouse inputs can be duplicated on all the attached servers
• Video syncing with the local console - local console monitor´s EDID information stored on
the KVM Adapter Cables for display resolution optimization

Advanced Security

• Remote authentication support: RADIUS, LDAP, LDAPS, and MS Active Directory
• Supports SSL 128-bit data encryption and RSA 1024-bit certificates to secure users log in from browser
• Flexible encryption design allows users to choose any combination of 56-bit DES, 168-bit 3DES, 256-bit AES,
128-bit RC4, or Random for independent KB/Mouse, video, and virtual media data encryption
• IP/MAC Filter for enhanced security protection
• Configurable user and group permissions for server access and control
• Automated CSR creation utility and third party CA certificate authentication

Virtual Media

• Virtual media enables file applications, OS patching, software installation and diagnostic testing
• Works with USB enabled servers in operating system and BIOS level
• Support DVD/CD drives, USB mass storage devices, PC hard drives and ISO images

Virtual Remote Desktop

• Video quality and video tolerance can be adjusted to optimize data transfer speed; monochrome color depth setting,
threshold and noise settings for compression of the data bandwidth in low bandwidth situations
• Full screen video display or scalable video display
• Message Board for communication among remote users
• Mouse DynaSync™ - automatically synchronizes the local and remote mouse movements
• Keyboard pass through support
• Exit Macros support
• On-screen keyboard with multilanguage support
• BIOS-level access

Computer Connections
Direct 8
Maximum 128 (via Cascade)
Port Selection Pushbutton, GUI, Hotkey
Console Ports 2 x USB Type A Female (White)
1 x 6-pin Mini-DIN Female (Purple)
1 x 6-pin Mini-DIN Female (Green)
1 x HDB-15 Female (Blue)
KVM Ports 8 x RJ-45 Female
Power 2 x 3-prong AC socket
LAN Ports 2 x RJ-45 Female
PON 1 x RJ-45 Female
Modem 1 x RJ-45 Female
Serial 2 x RJ-45 Female
USB Port 3 x USB Type A Female (White)
Laptop USB Console (LUC) Port 1 x USB Mini Type B Female (Black)
Audio 2 x Audio Jack Female
Reset 1 x Semi-recessed Pushbutton
Power 2 x Rocker
Port Selection 2 x Pushbutton
Online 8 (Green)
Power 1 (Blue)
Link 10 / 100 / 1000 Mbps 1 (Green / Green / Orange)
Keyboard / Mouse PS/2 / USB (PC, Mac, Sun) / Serial
Local 1600 x 1200 @ 60Hz (40m with KVM Adapter Cable KA7000 series);
1920 x 1200*@60 Hz (30m) DDC2B
Remote 1600 x 1200 @ 60Hz (40m with KVM Adapter Cable KA7000 series);
1920 x 1200*@60 Hz (30m) DDC2B
Scan Interval 1-255 Seconds
Maximum Input Power Rating 100-240VAC; 50-60Hz; 1.0A
Power Consumption
Single Power 120V/15W; 230V/16W
Dual Power 120V/17W; 230V/17W
Operating Temperature 0 - 50?C
Storage Temperature -20 - 60?C
Humidity 0 - 80% RH, Non-condensing
Physical Properties
Housing Metal
Weight 3.57 kg ( 7.86 lb )
Dimensions (L x W x H) 43.84 x 28.78 x 4.40 cm
(17.26 x 11.33 x 1.73 in.)







































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