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Key Features
• On-Screen-Display (OSD) & Cascade
Chain functions
• Intuitive on-screen menus for quick
and efficient navigation
• Three level password access:
Administrator, User and Viewer
• Supports cascade chaining for
control of up to 4096 PCs1
• PS/2 or USB keyboard emulation for
error-free boot up
• Supports hot-plugging
• Supports 3 switching methods:
8/16-Port PS2/USB Combo KVM Switch
The D-Link PS2/USB Combo KVM Switch is a
high-performance local remote management
solution designed for small to medium server
rooms that require access and control of multiple
servers. Additional KVM switches can be cascaded
allowing control of up to 512 (KVM-440) or 4096
(KVM-450) servers from a single console. The
switch supports both USB and PS/2 platform
servers and is fully compatible with all the major
operating systems.
- Front Panel Button
- Hot-Keys on a PS/2 keyboard
Versatile Management
- OSD Menu (On-Screen-Display)
The KVM-440/450 allows you to control and
monitor up to 8 or 16 PS/2 and USB platform
servers from a single console. Instantly
toggle between multiple computers using
the front panel buttons, keyboard hot-keys,
or On-screen Display (OSD) menu. The OSD
menu allows you to assign names to each
connected PCs, providing easy and efficient
server navigation. With a convenient AutoScan function, the KVM-440/450 automatically
switch between multiple computers
sequentially at preset intervals. Additionally,
the front panel LEDs permit easy workstation/
server status monitoring.
• Supports Auto-Scan function
• Front panel LEDs for PC and/or server
status indication
• Supports monitor resolutions up to
2048 x 1536
• Audible feedback when switching
• Supports Windows, Linux, Mac
OS9/OSX, and Sun Microsystems
Operating Systems
• Fully compliant with USB 1.1/ 2.0
• Rack mountable in 19” system rack (1U)
Convenient Installation
The sturdy metal chassis is mountable in
a standard 19” system rack. Multiple KVM
switches can be cascaded together up
to three levels deep to expand your KVM
configuration; cascaded units require no
special configuration for easy installation. A
PS/2 or USB keyboard is emulated on each
terminal allowing all connected computers
to successfully boot up without keyboard
errors. Hot-plug compliant allows you to add
or disconnect computers without turning your
PCs off. Finally, upgradable firmware ensures
compatibility with the latest hardware.
Additional Features
The KVM-440/450 supports VGA, SVGA, and
MultiSync monitors at resolutions of up to
2048 x 1536 with refresh rates of up to 65 Hz.
With the password protection function, this
KVM switch allows you to specify the name
and password for an administrator and up
to 3 users to prevent unauthorized users
from accessing the KVM Switch. Reliable,
convenient and scalable, the D-Link PS2/USB
Combo KVM Switch is an ideal local remote
management solution for your data center.
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Technical Specifications
Single KVM
Cascade Chaining
Up to 512
Up to 4096
Selection Method
• Switch Button, Hot-Keys (PS/2 Keyboard), and On-Screen-Display (OSD)
• Red for PC Selected
• Green for PC On-Line/Ready
PC Connectors
8 x HDB-15 female
16 x HDB-15 female
• Support both PS/2 and USB platform servers
Console Ports
• 1 x 6 pin mini-DIN female
• 1 x 6 pin mini-DIN female
• 1 x HDB-15 female
Firmware Upgrade Port
• Mini USB
Auto-Scan Interval
• 5 to 90 seconds
Video Resolution
• Max. resolution up to 2048 x 1536 @ 65 Hz
• Yes
Operating Systems Supported
• Windows 98SE/ME/2000/2003/2008/XP/Vista/7, Linux, Mac OS 9/OS X and Sun Microsystems
• 5V, 2A
Housing Material
• Metal
Operating Temperature
• 32°-122°F (0-50°C) Humidity
• 0% - 80% Relative Humidity
• FCC, CE, C-Tick, IC, CSA
Dimensions (L x W x H)
• 17.3 x 6.1 x 1.5 inches (44 x 15.7 x 4.5 cm)
3.9 lbs (1750 g)
4.2 lbs (1900 g)
• 1 Year Limited
Package Contents
• 8- Port or 16- Port PS2/USB Combo KVM Switch
• (KVM 440 or KVM-450)
• 4 sets of 6ft 4-in-1 PS2/USB KVM cable
• Rack Mount Bracket Kit Set
• Power Adapter
• CD-ROM with Manual and Software
• Quick Install Guide
Ordering Information
Part Number
8-Port PS2/USB Combo KVM Switch
16-Port PS2/USB Combo KVM Switch
Cascade chaining for control of up to 512 (KVM-440) or 4096 (KVM-450) servers from a single console.
1-Year Limited Warranty available only in the USA and Canada.
Product specifications, size, and shape are subject to change without notice, and actual product appearance may differ from that depicted on the package. See inside package for warranty details.
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