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Tripp Lite 8-Port Rack Console VGA KVM Switch w/ 19" LCD 1U TAA - KVM console - 19"

Mfg # B040-008-19 CDW # 1559495

Quick tech specs

  • NetController 8-Port 1U Rack-Mount Console KVM Switch with 19-in. LCD Controls up to 8 computers with a single KVM switch with integrated console
  • Password protection prevents unauthorized access
  • Rack Mount KVM Switch/ Rack Mount Console/ 8 Port KVM Switch/ TAA compliant KVM switch/ 19" LCD
  • Daisy-chain up to 15 additional switches to control up to 248 computers
  • Supports video resolutions up to 1366 x 768/ Mounts in 27" to 42" deep cabinets
  • Tripp Lite is now a part of Eaton
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Tripp Lite’s B040 Series NetController Rackmount Console KVM switches are a cost effective and highly flexible system for controlling up to 128 computers from a single 19” display console. Available in 8port or 16port, these consoles can be daisy chained with Tripp Lites stand-alone B042 NetController series KVM switches via dedicated daisy-chain ports. Switching between attached servers can be accomplished with on console push buttons, On Screen Display menu, or Hot-Key.

Utilizing Tripp Lites P780 series super slim KVM cables ( not much thicker than a standard Cat5 patch Cable…ordered seperately), KVM cabling is kept to a minimum and extremely manageable. Cables are double duty, attaching to either PS/2 or USB based computers, without purchasing additional adapters. An additional USB port is provided, allowing attachment of an external mouse to be used in lieu of the provided console touch-pad.

The B040 Console KVM switches support a wide variety of software platforms, including: MAC, DOS, Windows 95/98/SE/NT/2000/ME/XP/Server2003/Vista, Linux, Unix, and BSD. Password feature provides additional security to prevent unauthorized access to attached computers. All hardware included for 4-post racking, and designed for easy, one person installation. Fits into any rack from 29” to 42” deep. 2-post rackmounting available using Tripp Lite B109-000, 2-post rackmount kit.

Package Includes
1 - B040-008-19, 19" Console KVM Switch
1 - 4ft Firmware Upgrade cable, HD15F-DB9F
1 - AC Power Cord
1 - Owners Manual CD
1 - Quick Start Guide
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Tripp Lite 8-Port Rack Console KVM Switch VGA 1U w/ 19" LCD TAA is rated4.43 out of5 by7.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Solid, reliable KVM for server rackI have been using this rack mounted KVM for sometime now. The large screen and easy to use keyboard makes it a nice addition to our closet. We haven't had any problems with it sense it was installed. My only "complaint" is that the indicator on the screen to show you which computer you are on would be better if it would be easy to either turn off, have it show when you switch but disappear after a couple seconds or be able to position it in a different location. That is the one and only thing that keeps be from giving this a strong 5 star. Everything else is perfect.
Date published: 2015-12-03T00:00:00-05:00
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great productI have been using this console since June. I am very pleased with it's performance and with customer support when I had a question about the setup.
Date published: 2011-12-08T00:00:00-05:00
Date published: 2013-07-08T00:00:00-04:00
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product, great priceThis was one of the simpliest installs of this type of product I have come across in a while. Works great with newer and older servers.
Date published: 2013-01-29T00:00:00-05:00
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use and works flawlesslyI've had other rackmounted KVM monitor devices from other vendors that I've paid much more for, that didn't work as well as this one. Simple to set-up, just connect the right wires to the devices you want to connect and boom, you're done. I've had absolutely no problems with this device. I would absolutely recommend this device to my colleagues.
Date published: 2015-03-16T00:00:00-04:00
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Ease of UseVery intuitive to set up and use. Couple of minor issues. Screen was a little too bright. Caused a bit of resolution loss. Had to run CD/Owners Manual to figure out how to change the title per port. Otherwise it's highly recommended.
Date published: 2013-01-14T00:00:00-05:00
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product for the most partI have found that this KVM switch works quite well, the only thing that is a bit annoying is that the USB mouse I have connected sometimes just stops working, but then I just unplug the mouse and plug it back in and it is working fine. This does not happen all the time just every now and then. The only other issue I have is that some times the auto adjust does not cooperate very well and some of my screens are to high to low or off to the right. Usually I just unplug power from the unit for a moment and plug back in and I am good to go.
Date published: 2015-02-12T00:00:00-05:00