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Cat 5 High-Density KVM Over the NET™


The KH1508i KVM Switche is control unit that allow access to multiple computers from a single KVM console. It uses TCP/IP for its communications protocol, it can be accessed from any computer on the Net - whether that computer is located down the hall, down the street, or half-way around the world.

Compatible KVM Adapter Cables:
KA9520 PS/2 KVM Adapter Cable
KA9570 USB KVM Adapter Cable
KA9130 Sun Legacy KVM Adapter Cable
KA9170 USB KVM Adapter Cable (PC/Mac/Sun)
KA9140 Serial KVM Adapter Module

Package Contents

  • 1x Cat 5 High-Density KVM Over the NET™
  • 1x Power Cord
  • 1x Firmware Upgrade Cable
  • 1x Rack Mount Kit
  • 1x Foot Pad Set(4 pcs.)
  • 1x User Instructions
  • 8-port remote access KVM switch - monitor and control up to 8 computers from a single KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) console.
  • Remotely access computers via LAN, WAN, or the Internet; control your installation when and where you want.
  • Extends the distance between computers and switch - up to 30m for resolutions of 1600 x 1200 @ 60Hz; up to 40m for resolutions of 1280 x 1024 @ 75Hz.
  • Internet browser access; Windows client and Java client provided; Java client works with most operating systems.
  • No software required - convenient computer selection via port selection switches, hotkeys and intuitive On Screen Display (OSD) menus.
  • Supports all major server platforms and VT100 based serial devices.
  • Supports multiplatform server environments including PS/2, USB, Sun,and Serial.
  • RJ-45 connectors allow a full 8 port implementation - Cat 5e/6 cable reduces cable bulk.
  • Dedicated chain ports - daisy chain up to 15 additional units - control up to 128 computers from a single console.
  • Extends the distance between computers and switch - up to 40m.
  • Up to 64 user accounts - up to 32 concurrent logins.
  • Panel Array Mode - view all 8-ports at the same time.
  • Message board feature allows logged in users to communicate with each other and allows a user to take exclusive control of the KVM functions.
  • Windows-based Log Server.
  • Remote power control for attached Power Over the NET™ devices.
  • Advanced security features include password protection and advanced encryption technologies - 1024-bit RSA, 256-bit AES, 56-bit DES, and 128-bit SSL.
  • RADIUS server support.
  • Firmware upgradeable.
  • Network Interfaces: TCP/IP, HTTP, HTTPS, UDP, RADIUS, DHCP, SSL, ARP, DNS, 10Base- T/100Base-TX, auto sense, Ping.
  • High video resolution: up to 1600 x 1200 @ 60Hz
  • Multiplatform support: Windows 2000/XP/Vista,Linux, Mac, Unix, SUN and FreeBSD.
Max.128 (via Daisy Chain)
Port SelectionOSD;Hotkey;Pushbutton
ConnectorsConsole PortsKeyboard1 x Mini Din 6 Female (Purple)
Video1 x HDB-15 Female (Blue)
Mouse1 x Mini Din 6 Female (Green)
KVM Ports8 x RJ-45 Female
Daisy Chain Ports1 x DB-25 Male (Black)
Power1 x 3 Prong AC Socket
LAN1 x RJ-45 Female
PON1 x DB-9 Male (Black)
SwitchesReset1 x Semi-recessed Pushbutton
Power1 x Rocker
Power Selection8 x Pushbutton
F/W Upgrade1 x Slide
LEDsOn Line8 (Green)
Selected8 (Orange)
Power1 (Blue)
Station ID2 x 7 segment (Orange)
Link1 (Green)
10/100Mbps1 (Orange/Green)
EmulationKeyboard/MousePS/2; USB (PC/Mac/Sun); Serial
VideoLocal1600 x 1200@60Hz (30m);
1280 x 1024@75Hz (40m)
Remote1280 x 1024@75Hz
Scan Interval1~255 Seconds
I/P Rating100-240 V AC; 50/60Hz
Power Consumption120V/12W; 230V/12W
EnvironmentOperating Temp.0-50˚C
Storage Temp.-20-60˚C
Humidity0-80% RH, Non-condensing
Physical PropertiesHousingMetal
Weight2.80 kg
( L x W x H )
43.70 x 16.10 x 4.40 cm (19"/1U)

DescriptionVer.Release DateFile Name
Firmware Upgrade (IP Card)v1.0.077 KH1508i_1516i_browser_v1.0.077.csf
Firmware Upgrade (IP Card)v1.0.072 KH1508i_KH1516i_browser_v1.0.072.csf
Firmware Upgrade<br>(IP Card)V1.0.069 kh1508i_1516i_browser_v1.0.069.csf
Firmware Upgrade<br>(IP Card)v1.0.063 kh1508i_1516i_browser_v1.0.063.csf
CPU Module
Firmware Upgradev3.6.352 kh_kl_cpu_module_v3.6.352.zip
Firmware Upgradev1.2.115 kh1508i_1516i_main_v1.2.115.zip
Firmware upgradev1.1.108 kh1508i_1516i_main_v1.1.108.exe
Firmware Upgradev1.1.107 kh1508i_1516i_main_v1.1.107.exe