Aten CS1708A - 8 Port VGA KVM Switch
VGA Monitor / USB or PS2 Keyboard & Mouse

Aten CS1708A - 8 Port VGA KVM Switch
Aten CS1708A - 8 Port VGA KVM Switch
Aten CS1708A - 8 Port VGA KVM Switch
Aten CS1708A - 8 Port VGA KVM Switch
Aten CS1708A - 8 Port VGA KVM Switch

Product Code: ATCS1708A
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€409.00 incl. VAT

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Aten CS1708A
8-Port PS/2-USB KVM Switch

The Aten CS1708A KVM switch is a control unit that allows access to multiple computers from a single PS/2 or USB console (keyboard, mouse, and monitor). A single CS1708A can control up to 8 computers. As many as 31 additional switches can be daisy-chained to each other, so that up to 256 computers can all be controlled from a single keyboard-monitor-mouse console. Additionally, a front panel USB port is available for each computer to access any peripherals connected to it on a one-at-a-time basis.

Package Contents:

  • 1x KVM Switch with Standard Rack Mounting Kit
  • 2x Custom KVM Cable Sets
  • 1x Console Cable
  • 1x Firmware Upgrade Cable
  • 1x Foot Pad Set(4 PCS)
  • 1x Power Adapter
  • 1x User Instructions

  • One USB or PS/2 console controls up to 8 computers
  • Daisy-chain up to 31 additional units - control up to 256 computers from a single console
  • Front accessible USB port allows each computer to access USB peripherals.
    The USB peripheral function only works with USB cable set connections. It will not work with PS/2 cable set connections.
  • Dual Interface - supports computers and console with PS/2 or USB keyboards and mice
  • Multiplatform support - Windows, Linux, Mac and Sun
  • Video DynaSync - stores the console monitors EDID (Extended Display Identification Data) to optimize display resolution
  • Supports USB keyboards for PC, Mac and Sun
  • Auto PS/2 and USB interface detection
  • USB / PS2 keyboard and mouse emulation - computers boot even when the console focus is elsewhere
  • Superior video quality - up to 2048 x 1536 - DDC2B
  • No software required - convenient computer selection via front panel push buttons, hotkeys and multilingual on-screen display (OSD) menus
  • Auto-senses stations position on daisy-chained installations - no need for manual dip switch setting - front panel led indicates station position
  • Port names automatically reconfigured when station sequence is changed
  • Two level password security - only authorized users view and control computers - up to four users and an administrator with separate profiles for each
  • Auto Scan feature for monitoring user-selected computers
  • Broadcast Mode - operation simultaneously performed on all selected computers... etc
  • Hot pluggable - add or remove computers without having to power down the switch
  • Buzzer on/off via hotkey and OSD
  • Firmware upgrades to all the chained KVM switch at the same time via the daisy-chain cable
  • Rack mountable in 19" system rack (1U)

Computer Connections
  • Direct: 8
  • Maximum: 256 (via Daisy-chain)

Port Selection: OSD, Hotkey, Pushbutton

  • Console Ports: 1 x SPHD-18 Male (Yellow)
  • KVM Ports: 8 x SPHD-15/17 Female (Yellow)
  • Daisy Chain Ports:
      • 1 x DB-25 Female (Black)
      • 1 x DB-25 Male (Black)
    • Firmware Upgrade: 1 x RJ-11 Female (Black)
    • USB Port: 1 x USB Type A Female
    • Power: 1 x DC Jack Female (Black)

    • Online: 8 (Orange)
    • Selected: 8 (Green)
    • Station ID: 1 x 2-digit, 7-segment (Orange)
    • Power: 1 (Dark Green)

    • Port Selection: 8 x Pushbutton
    • Firmware Upgrade Recovery: 1 x Slide

    • Keyboard / Mouse: PS/2, USB

    Video: 2048 x 1536 - DDC2B

    Scan Interval: 1 - 255 Seconds (Default: 5 secs)

    Power Consumption: DC 5.3 V 5W

    Physical Properties
    • Housing: Metal
    • Weight: 2.66 kg
    • Dimensions (LxWxH): 43.72 x 15.99 x 4.40 cm