[CentOS] [OT] CAT5 IP-capable rackmount KVM units?

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Thu Dec 31 20:11:22 UTC 2009


Thomas Harold wrote:
> Rather off-topic, but I'm looking for IP-based KVMs (~16 ports) that can 
> handle both PS/2 and USB hookups on the server side.  All of the answers 
> over at Slashdot are a few years out of date and it looks like prices on 
> KVM head units have dropped a bit over the years.
>   


my suggestion?   get servers with an integrated TCP KVM, like Dell's 
DRAC, or HP's iLO (for which you need to spend $150 or so extra to 
enable 'advanced iLO'), and be done with it.   not only KVM but virtual 
CD/DVD for installing, troubleshooting.


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