August 5, 2008

Conyx Console Servers From StarTech.Com Provide a Cost-Effective Solution for Controlling Computers and Networks Remotely ( a leading manufacturer of KVM Switches and Server Management solutions, today announced the availability of their 16 Port Enhanced Console Server (part number: ECS0016), designed to provide system administrators and network managers with a cost-effective and convenient method of monitoring and controlling their computers and networks from anywhere in the world.

The 16 port Enhanced Console Server provides consolidated access and control of all connected serial consoles on devices such as UNIX, Linux and Solaris servers, as well as routers, switches, PBXs, telecommunications equipment (DSLAMs) and power distribution units (PDUs).

"Conyx Console Servers offer secure, yet virtually limitless access and control of devices and services available on the local and extended network or directly connected to the console server from a centralized IP address and support application" said Paul Lechner, Lead Product Manager for "By consolidating control of these and other mission-critical services, Conyx provides the convenience and cost-effectiveness is becoming increasingly vital to the success of network and service management."

Other features of the Conyx Enhanced Console Server include:

-- DHCP client for dynamic IP assignment

-- Offline data logging (Syslog, NFS, CIFS)

-- Out-of-band access (external dial-up modem)

-- Port triggers with SNMP and email alerts

-- SSH tunneled serial bridging

-- Strong Encryption (3DES, Blowfish, AES, Arcfour)

-- SUN / Solaris ready

-- Telnet/SSH/Raw TCP connect

MSRP for the Conyx (ECS0016) Enhanced Console Server is $1195 (US)

This product will be available through leading technology resellers including CDW, PC Connection and Insight. The products will also be distributed by Ingram Micro, Tech Data, D&H and SYNNEX.

For more information visit or contact Andrew Stephen at [email protected] or 1-800-265-1844 ext. 1248.

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