Vertiv ACS 5000 Console Server

Reliable console management for serial devices in mid-size data centres

The Avocent ACS (Advanced Console Server) 5000 console server is equipped with 4, 8, 16, 32 or 48 ports for the connection of serial devices. Security features such as SSH v2 encryption, RADIUS authentication, IP filtering and tracking of user access per port allow DC managers and system administrators to manage their serial devices remotely in a very safe and comfortable way.

Highlights Avocent ACS 5000 Console Server

  • Secure in-band and out-of-band access to serial hardware
  • Integrated power management features
  • On- and offline logging of all activites including time stamp
  • Easy installation and implementation through automated detection of host names
  • Automised protection in the event of network failures through ethernet or cellular failover
  • Enhanced functionalities when integrated into DSView management software
  • Support for Windows® Server 2003 Emergency Management Services (EMS)
  • Clustering capabilities for centralised control of serveral console server units
  • Enhanced network monitoring functionality
  • Covers 1U rack space only