Rose Fold-Forward 2U Rackmount KVM Drawer, 20" LCD, Touchpad



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The Rose RackView Fold Forward RV2-CKVT20E features 2U –20” TFT/LCD high-resolution monitor. The RackView offers the latest, most efficient way to organize and streamline your server rooms and multiple computers. The RackView is a rack mountable KVM station neatly fitted in a 2U compact pull-out drawer. This easy-glide KVM station contains a high-resolution TFT/LCD monitor, a tactile keyboard, and a high-resolution touchpad mouse.

The RackView can be placed at any height within a standard 19" rack. This offers the operator the maximum in comfort and takes up a minimum amount of rack space.

The front panel conceals the unit when it is not in use.

The optional KVM switch offers single or multiple user access to as many as 1,000 servers or computers. Rose Electronics KVM switch options are fully expandable and when combined with the RackView, your system becomes a versatile, distributed matrix controlled system with multi-user capability, controlled access to the servers, and many other features.

PC's, UNIX, Sun, and Apple computers can easily be accessed, monitored, and controlled locally using RackView.

Rose RackView RV2-CKVT20E Features & Benefits:

  • The following model features are available:
  • 2U –20" high-resolution monitor
  • Tactile keyboard with separate numeric keypad
  • Integrated touchpad mouse
  • PS/2 or USB connections
  • Built-in single or multiple user KVM switch options provides access to as many as 1,000 computers
  • Quick and easy rack mounting installation
  • Supports AT/XT, PS/2, and UNIX computers
  • Front panel conceals unit when it is not in use
  • Full size keyboard for typing in comfort Keyboard available in international variations
  • Monitor OSD allows for easy adjustments of color, brightness, contrast, position, and shape of the display
  • Front panel controls for quick adjustments
  • Easy-glide KVM drawer can be mounted at any height in a standard 19 inch rack

Typical Application:

Introduction- The RackView is the perfect addition to your server room. It mounts easily at any height in a standard 19" rack. It takes up 85% less space than a standard keyboard, monitor, and mouse and slides easily into the rack and out of site when it's not in use. The optional built-in KVM switch capability offers the added convenience of complete access to as many as 1,000 servers or computers. Adding a multi-user KVM switch allows server management to be performed locally from RackView or remotely from multiple KVM workstations.

Installation- RackView is very easy to install. Simply adjust the rack rail length to the depth of your rack, slide the unit through the rack, and secure the rack mount brackets to the rack rails.

Front Panel- The monitor's front panel has easy access switches which set the brightness, contrast, and invoke the On-Screen-Display. The OSD provides for an easy way to adjust all the monitors' parameters.

Keyboard- The RackView's tactile keyboard is a full size keyboard with a separate numeric keypad. The keyboard is available with a PS/2, MiniDIN6 connector or USB.

Mouse- The RackView has a high-resolution touchpad with a PS/2 or USB connector.

Monitor-The high resolution, static free, TFT/LCD color monitor provides a crisp, clear image with resolutions up to 1600 x 1200.

Options- The RackView can be ordered with an optional KVM switch. It is recommended that the KVM switch be a 1U high, 1 x 4, 1 x 8, 2 x 4, or a 2 x 8 model.

The Rose RackView RV2-CKVT20E Specifications:


28 – 39 in. (71.1-99.1cm.)

Min with Switch 32 in. (81.3 cm.)
Weight 28 lbs. (12.7 kg.)
Operating Temperature 32°F - 122°F (0°- 50° C)
Operating Voltage 100-240 VAC 50/60 Hz in /
Power Adapter +12VDC, 5A out
Supported Hardware  
Resolution 1600 x 1200 @75 Hz
Colors 16.7 million
Controls Front Panel
Adjustments On-Screen-Display
Keyboard PS/2 or USB,Full size tactile keyboard with separate numeric keypad
Mouse PS/2 or USB, touchpad
Video HD15F