Avocent 48 Port Cyclades ACS 5048 with single AC power supply



Replaced by: Avocent ACS8048SAC-400
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The Avocent ACS5048-001 is a 48 Port Cyclades ACS 5048 with single AC power supply.  The ACS 5000 series of advanced console servers offers IT professionals and network operations center (NOC) personnel the ability to perform secure, remote data center management and out-of-band management of IT assets from anywhere in the world. Using a hardened Linux operating system, Cyclades ACS 5000 console servers provide optimal performance, security and reliability. Combined with integrated power management and using DSView 3 management software, Cyclades ACS 5000 console servers offer centralized management and a secure and consolidated out-of-band management solution.

The ACS 5000 console servers fit in 1U of rack space, and help provide scalability, decrease network maintenance costs, and maximize IT asset productivity in medium to large enterprise data centers.  Security features such as SSH v2, RADIUS authentication, IP filtering, and user access lists per port allow data center managers and system administrators to remotely manage the network and servers with greater control and reliability.

Console management features such as data buffering, direct access methods to the serial ports (such as TCP port and server name), and event notification improve monitoring capabilities, which allows for faster problem-solving actions and higher network uptime.

Note: Please call 1-877-586-6654 for availability.

Avocent ACS5048-001 Back View
Avocent ACS5048-001 Back View

Avocent ACS5048-001 Features:

  • Operating System- Embedded Linux
  • Accessibility
    • In-band (Ethernet) and out-of-band (dial-up modem) support
    • Dedicated console port
  • Security
    • SSHv1 and SSHv2
    • Two-factor authentication (RSA SecurID)
    • PAP/CHAP
    • Local backup user authentication support
    • IP packet and security filtering
    • User access control lists per port
    • System event syslog
    • Dial-up access (PPP)
    • Dial-up authentication for remote access
    • IP forwarding support
  • Console Management
    • Windows Server 2003 EMS support
    • Sun break-safe (Solaris Ready Certified)
    • Java-based SSH client
    • Offline data buffering - local or remote (NFS/Syslog)
    • Level-based syslog filters
    • Timestamp and rotations for data buffering
    • Multiple simultaneous sessions
    • Simultaneous access on the same port (port sniffing) with ability to toggle
    • Clustering (central access to multiple console servers)
    • Event notification (email, pager, SNMP trap)\
    • Global time zone support
    • Multiple and customizable user levels of access
  • Power Management- Power integration using Cyclades PM and third-party power support using SPC and ServerTech Switched CDU Power Strips
  • Port Access
    • Directly by TCP port, IP address or server name
    • Telnet/SSH with menu
    • Simultaneous Telnet and SSH access
  • System Management
    • Configuration wizard for first-time users
    • Auto discovery for automatic deployment
    • Command line access (Linux shell)
    • Web management interface (HTTP/HTTPS)
    • SNMP
    • Centralized management using DSView 3 software
  • Cabling- CAT 5 compatible adapters for simpler cabling
  • Upgrades
    • Upgrades available on FTP site, no charge
    • Flash upgradeable
    • TFTP support for network boot
  • Additional Protocols Supported
    • DHCP for dynamic IP address assignment
    • PPP/SLIP for dial-up
    • NTP for time server synchronization
    • RFC2217 support for remote serial port access

Avocent Cyclades ACS 5000 Series Application Diagram
Avocent Cyclades ACS 5000 Series Application Diagram

Avocent ACS5048-001 Specifications:

Height 1.7 in. (43 mm)
Width 17 in. (433 mm)
Depth 8.5 (225 mm)
Weight 7.7 lbs. (3.5 Kg)
Memory 256 MB DIMM SDRAM/128 MB compact flash
Interfaces 1 Ethernet 10/100BT on RJ-45
1 RS-232 console on RJ-45
RS-232 serial ports on RJ-45
CPU MPC855T (PowerPC Dual-CPU)
Operating Temperature 50°F to 112°F (10°C to 44°C)
Storage Temperature 4°F to 158°F (-20°C to 70°C)
Humidity 15% to 90% non-condensing
Power Internal 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 35 W max.
Consumption Nominal voltage 100-240VAC: Typical 0.15A, 18WMaximum 0.3A, 36W
Certifications FCC Part 15A
EN55022, A (CE)
EN55024 (CE)
Solaris Ready
UPC / EAN Barcode icon
UPC 636430048239
EAN 0636430048239
Question: I need an RJ45 (female or male) to DB9 adapter so i can plug my storage serial console into the ACS5048. Ideas?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry. Avocent lists the following as being compatible adapters:
RJ-45F to DB-9F crossover adapter ADB0036 - https://www.kvm-switches-online.com/adb0036.html
RJ-45F To DB-9M crossover adapter ADB0037 - https://www.kvm-switches-online.com/adb0037.html
RJ-45F to DB-9F straight-thru adapter ADB0200 - https://www.kvm-switches-online.com/adb0200.html

Avocent also provides cabling diagrams to build your own: http://www.avocent.com/Services_and_Support/Customer_Support/Cabling_Options/Cabling_Diagrams.aspx

Question: How many users can access the ACS5000 simultaneously?
Answer: You can have up to one user per port with simultaneously with the ACS5048-001

Question: What country was the ACS 5048 manufacture?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry,

The Avocent ACS5048 is manufactured in Mexico.

If you would like a recommendation based on you application, please feel free to contact you KVM Switches Online sales representative.

Question: What is the HS and ECCN for this item?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry,

The discontinued Avocent (by Vertiv) ACS5048-001 unit, and the replacement for it (the ACS8048SAC-400), unit both have the following self reported export classification:

ECCN: 5A992
HTS: 8471.80.10

Please let us know if there is anything else we can ever help you with!