Avocent's SPC power management over IP solution sets
new standards in the way you securely monitor and manage power to
your business-critical servers and other data center network
Avocent's CPS serial-based network appliance, the SPC power
distribution unit delivers advanced power management and security.
The SPC provides enhanced security options, including password
protection, port-specific access rights and port groupings. The
CPS adds authentication and multiple levels of data encryption for
advanced user security.
With DSView, you can access all of
your data center devices from a single screen, making complex
network access and control remarkably easier. For added user
security, Avocent's DSAuth user authentication software stores
permissions, topology and per-device contact information for the
DS Series. It also performs third party authentication during
connection to the switch.
Note: DSView and DSAuth software
licenses are sold separately.
- Intelligent Power Management.
Individual, addressable power outlets let you remotely reboot
devices from any location in the data center or across the
- Security. In addition to port
specific and command specific access control, the SPC solution
provides advanced user authentication and data encryption when
combined with Avocent's CPS.
- Power Monitoring. Dynamically
measures and reports total input current load and indicates
on/off state for
- Power Control. Features
command-line local and remote power on/off cycling.
- Energy Efficient. Power-on
sequencing eliminates in-rush current overload, which lets you
maximize the number of devices on a single circuit.
- Click and Connect Access. When
used with Avocent's DSView Windows application, the SPC lets you
access power to virtually any connected data center device.
- Space Saving. Mounts vertically
and conserves critical rack space with zero U form.
- Ease of Use. Available in 8 and
16 outlet models, with configurable port grouping and naming,
multi-port commands and enhanced administration.