Avocent 16-User 64-Port Cat5 KVM Switch



Replaced by: Avocent MX Matrix KVM
Alternative options: Contact Us

The next generation Avocent AMX5010 is a 16x64 analog matrix switching solution that provides unmatched advancements in increased access and efficient scalability. The powerful Avocent AMX5010 solution increases the number of users with simultaneous access and provides access to all major server platforms and serial devices. Avocent's advanced AMWorks software is also included with the AMX5010 switch for central administration.

The Avocent AMX5010-AM features the OSCAR on-screen management tool, which lets you conveniently switch between connected devices. If you require centralized administration of the Avocent AMX5010, AMWorks management software is included free with each switch. The AMWorks Java-based system administration tool supports customized user profiles and multi-level security. The AMWorks allows system administrators to build a user database with assigned access and password protection for each server. Administrators can view all activities that take place on the KVM system, including user login, switches made to servers and changes made to the system connections or setup. The database is centrally stored and can be downloaded to the switch via the network connection port available on all AMX5010-AM units.

Avocent AMX5010 KVM Switch Function Diagram
Avocent AMX5010 KVM Switch (AMX5010-AM) Function Diagram

Avocent AMX5010 KVM Switch Features and Benefits:
  • Provides access to all major server platforms and serial devices
  • Ideal for growing IT infrastructures with multi-rack, multi-device, multi-platform deployments
  • Provides full non-blocked access to servers
  • Provides ease of use with front panel LED indicators
  • Advanced JAVA-based AMWorks included with the AMX5010 switch
  • Access - Full non-blocked, each switch supports sixteen users and 64 servers
  • Expandability/Scalability - Architecture makes it easy to add and support more servers
  • Provides ease of use with front panel LED indicators
  • Compact design conserves valuable rack space
  • AMWorks advanced administration software included with the AMX5010 switch
  • Connectivity - End-to-end UTP cable, including CAT 5, CAT 5e, CAT 6
  • AMIQ Cable Interface - Assigns and stores unique server identification code for easier configuration and enhanced security
  • Keep Alive - Allows attached servers to continue operating in the event of power failure to the switch
  • Flash Upgrade - Simultaneous flash updates for all connected devices
  • AMWorks - Advanced Java-based system administration tool
  • Event Log - AMWorks tool used to maintain a record of user logins and switching activity

Avocent AMX5010 KVM Switch Specifications:

Height 3.4 in. (4.6 cm)
Width 17.2 in. (43.2 cm)
Depth 11.1 in. (28.1 cm)
Weight 16 lbs. (7.27 kg) without cables
Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 40°C)
Storage Temperature -4 to 122°F (-20 to 70°C)
Operating Voltage 100 to 240 VAC
Power Frequency 50 - 60 Hz autosensing
Supported Hardware  
Computers AMIQ-PS2, AMIQ-Sun, AMIQ-USB server interface modules: IBM PC/AT, PS/2 and 100% compatibles
Monitor VGA, SVGA, XGA, SXGA, up to 1600 x 1200 @ 75 Hz resolution
Peripherals AM5110 & AMX5120 User Stations: PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, IntelliMouse (PS/2 only), Sun Type 5 and Type 6
UPC / EAN Barcode icon
UPC 636430015712
EAN 0636430015712
Question: Does the amx5010-am support CAC authentication?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately, the AMX5010 doesn't support CAC authentication.

Question: Will the AVRIQ or USBIAC interface modules work with the AMX5010?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry. The AMX uses the AMIQ series of interface modules, so unfortunately, we do not believe the AMX5010 will support AVRIQ or USBIAC interface modules.