ATEN Introduces First DVI KVM Over IP Extender with Multicast Connectivity and Flawless, Real-time Video Performance
KE6900 and KE6940 Series Provide the Capability to Extend, Share, Switch or Multicast Computers Over Long Distances via Standard Cat 5e Cable
Taipei, Taiwan (September 1st, 2014)– ATEN International, the world-leading designer and manufacturer of advanced connectivity and management solutions, today announced the launch of the Altusen™ KE6900and KE6940 DVI KVM Over IP Extender products. Leveraging ATEN’s expertise in developing Over IP KVM solutions, the KE6900 and KE6940 products offer an IP-based DVI KVM Extender that allows access to a computer system from a remote console (USB keyboard, USB mouse, DVI monitor) located anywhere on a local area network (LAN).
Supporting one or two DVI displays at each end, the KE6900 and KE6940provide the capability to extend, share, switch or multicast a transmission from anywherewith video resolution up to 1920 x 1200 @60fps.It is the ideal solution for post-production, control and monitoring, retail, healthcare, surveillance, training, and government applications that demand real-time, high-quality graphics with fluid control.
The KE6900 and KE6940 DVI KVM Over IP Extender consists of transmitter unitsthat connect to the computer and receiver unitsthat provideconsole access from a separate location. The computer is accessed from the remote console over a standard TCP/IP network via Cat 5e cable that allows point-to-point, point-to-multipoint, and multipoint-to-multipoint administration.
Integrating ATEN’s advanced graphics processor, the KE6900 and KE6940both deliver video with the same vivid and sharp quality on the remote console without latency, regardless of the distance between users and computers.
In addition, the ATEN Matrix Manager management softwareallows easy administration of all KE6900 and KE6940 devices over a network.This scalable and dynamic management system uses and intuitive user-friendlyweb-based GUI, providing the capability to manage both the transmitter and receiver devices and peripherals such as USB keyboard / mouse, USB storage devices and display monitors.
Through ATEN’s Matrix Manager management software, the KE6900 and KE6940 support advanced features for username and password authentication, user authorizationand auto-detection of all devices that can be switched and shared.With security in mind the KE6900 and KE6940adopt AES-128 bit encryption for secure transmission while RADIUS, LDAP, AD or remote user authenticationprovide further security.
“Connecting and remotely controlling computers across long distances within a local area network require responsive performance and high-quality video resolution,” explained Kevin Chen, President of ATEN International.“ATEN's Altusen KE6900 and KE6940 DVI KVM Over IP Extendersare designed to share or multicast computers located anywhere on a network and feature unprecedented video quality, scalability and a dynamic management system that allows organizations to support business-critical applications without compromising security and accessibility.”
The Altusen KE6900 and KE6940 DVI KVM Over IP Extendersare available today. For more information on ATEN products and solutions, visit www.aten.com.
Established in 1979, ATEN International Co., Ltd. is the world-leading designer and manufacturer of advanced connectivity and management solutions. ATEN is dedicated to the vision"Simply Better Connections," and provides innovative solutions for customers to make better connections, efficiently and seamlessly, to the information and people. ATEN's product range covers complete IT Infrastructure Access Management, Professional A/V, Green Energy and Consumer Electronics solutions – from entry level operations to the enterprisemarket. ATEN is headquartered in Taiwan, and strategically located with subsidiaries or sales offices in China, Japan, Korea, Belgium, the UK, the US, and Russia. Together with its R&D and manufacturing centers in Taiwan, China and Canada, ATEN employs a total of more than 1600 people worldwide. For more information about ATEN, please visit http://www.aten.com