Avocent DSR1021 8-Port KVM Over IP Switch



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The Avocent DSR1021 8-Port KVM Over IP Switch (DSR1021-001) is specifically designed for IT administrators who need to easily troubleshoot, reboot or even power cycle servers or serial devices in branch offices, avoiding the need for costly on-site service calls. The Avocent DSR1021 8-Port KVM Over IP Switch (DSR1021-001) expands the Avocent DS Series patented, field-proven KVM over IP technology. The Avocent DSR1021 8-Port KVM Over IP Switch (DSR1021-001) includes external modem support, so IT administrators can manage remote devices if the network is down. The Avocent DSView management software provides secure KVM over IP access and control anywhere, anytime. With DSView software, IT administrators can access a branch office's servers, routers, DSUs and switches from any location - even over a Web browser.  The DSR1021 appliance is managed by DSView software - the industry's most secure and reliable centralized software management system. DSView software enables administrators to manage remote servers and VT100 network devices with the same interface they use to manage their data center devices.

Avocent DSR1021 KVM Over IP Switch (DSR1021-001) Features and Benefits:

  • Compact, KVM over IP appliance integrates KVM, an external modem and power control in one solution
  • Provides access to an unlimited number of servers or serial devices, no matter their location
  • Includes eight configurable ports for maximum flexibility when connecting to servers or serial devices
  • Offers IT administrators the ability to dial into a remotely located server or serial device
  • Remotely reboot the server to the BIOS level or even power cycle remote devices --- all from a single DSView software interface
  • Uses the same management interface for the data center and the branch offices
  • Built on patented, field-proven KVM over IP technology
  • Designed for multi-platform servers, including PS/2, Sun and USB
  • DSView advanced security includes audit logs and the ability to assign individual user rights

Avocent DSR1021-001 KVM Over IP
Avocent DSR1021 KVM Over IP Switch (DSR1021-001) Function Diagram

Avocent DSR1021 KVM Over IP Switch (DSR1021-001) Specifications:

Height 1.75 in. (4.45 cm)
Width 17.00 in. (43.18 cm)
Depth 11.00 in. (27.94 cm)
Weight 9 lbs. (3.6 kg) without cables
Operating Temperature 32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)
Storage Temperature -4 to 158 degrees F (-20 to 70 degrees C)
Humidity: 10 to 95%, non-condensing
Operating Voltage 100 to 240 VAC
Power Frequency 50 - 60 Hz Auto Sensing
Input 40W maximum
Supported Hardware  
Computers PS/2, Sun and USB
Monitor VGA, SVGA (XGA, XGA-II with adaptor) Maximum resolution Local Port:
1600 x 1280 @75Hz, Maximum resolution Digital Port: 1280 x 1024 @75Hz
Peripherals PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, IntelliMouse (PS/2 only), IBM Scrollpoint, Logitech Mouseman+, Logitech Marble Plus, Logitech Marble FX and Kensington Expert mouse
Other devices: VT100 serial-based devices
Approved Agency EN55022 Class A,EN55024,EN6200-3-2,EN6100-3-3,FCC15
Class A, VCCI Class A, IEC950,EN60950,UL 1950 third edition, CSA C22.2 No.950
Question: Can you please tell me the ECCN (Export Control Classification Number) for item DSR1021-001.
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry. The ECCN for this part is 5A002.

Question: how many devices can be conected to this device ?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry. This IP KVM will connect to up to eight servers/computers.

Question: Is it able to support TLS in web browser? If yes, how to setup it?
Answer: Thank you for your inquiry. Unfortunately, because user environments are so varied, detailed product support is beyond the scope of this simple FAQ. Additionally, we could find no mention of being able to enable TLS support for the discontinued DSR1021.

Having said that, here are some resources that may be helpful:

You can find the installer/user guide for the DSR1021 here: http://pcs.mktg.avocent.com/@@content/manual/590388001b.pdf.

The most recent DSR series manual is found here: http://pcs.mktg.avocent.com/@@content/manual/590686616j.pdf.

Avocent also has a pretty good support community that might be able to help found here: http://community.emerson.com/networkpower/support/avocent/.