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NTI unimux-2x8-u 2x8 VGA USB KVM Matrix Switch

The UNIMUX™ VGA USB KVM Matrix Switch allows up to eight users to individually command or simultaneously share up to 32 USB computers
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  • Brand
    NTI
  • SKU
    unimux-2x8-u
  • Weight
    6.00 lbs
  • Warranty
    2 Years
  • Condition
    New
  • Status
    Available
Product availability status
NTI

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  • $1575.00
 
  • Shipping info
    We offer free ground shipping on every purchase of $300 and more for US.
  • Payment Methods

  • Return Policy
    We Offer a 30-Day Money Back Guarantee
  • Weight
    6 lbs
  • SKU
    unimux-2x8-u
  • Mnf#/Vendor#
    NTI

This listing is for unimux-2x8-u Switcher only. Use description below as a general reference.

The UNIMUX™ VGA USB KVM Matrix Switch allows up to eight users to individually command or simultaneously share up to 32 USB computers. Access USB-enabled PC, SUN, and MAC computers using USB keyboards and mice, and VGA multiscan monitors.

USB host computers and USB devices can be hot-plugged or removed at any time. Allows any USB device (keyboard and/or mouse) to control any attached USB host computer. International keyboard layouts are supported in auto-detection mode, or can be manually selected via the On Screen Display (OSD) menu.

Features

  • Equipped with OSD, Liquid Crystal Display, and RS232.
  • Rackmount is standard on all UNIMUX-nXm-U models. The smaller models are also available in a desktop case.
  • Dedicated microprocessors prevent computers from locking up, ensuring reliable control.
  • Fully compliant with USB standards (1.0, 1.1).
  • The advanced OSD user interface with password security makes the UNIMUX USB KVM Matrix Switch simple and reliable to use in Enterprise data centers.
  • Computers can be shared or used exclusively.
  • Crestron® compatible.

Hosts

  • Female 15-pin HD and female USB Type B connectors.
  • Multiplatform support: Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7, Windows Server 2000/2003/2008, Solaris, Linux, FreeBSD, and MAC OS 9/10.
  • Supports PCs with USB-enabled OS (Windows 98/ME/2000/XP, Windows Server 2003, Linux) and USB ports.
  • Supports PCs with USB-enabled BIOS (legacy USB support) and USB ports.
  • Supports SUN Blade 100, SUN Blade 1000, SUN Fire™ 240 and SUN Ray.
  • Supports MAC G4, G5 and Xserve.
  • Supports MAC soft (keyboard) power-on.
  • Any legacy PS/2 or SUN computer can be connected by using a USB-PS2-R or USB-SUN-R adapter.

Monitor

  • Crisp and clear 1920x1200 resolution.
  • Female 15-pin HD connectors.
  • A multiscan VGA monitor is required to display the different video outputs from different platforms.
  • Bandwidth is 150 MHz.

Cables

  • Interface cables between your computers and the switch are required for proper operation. Use USBVEXT-xx-MM and standard interface cables to connect switches to computers.
  • Cables not included.

Environmental

  • Operating temperature: 32°F to 100°F (0°C to 38°C)
  • Storage temperature: -20°F to 140°F (-30°C to 60°C)
  • Operating and Storage Relative Humidity: 17 to 90% non-condensing RH.

Devices

  • Sets of female USB Type A connectors for keyboards and mice.
  • Compatible with most USB keyboards and mice, including Microsoft USB Intellimouse®, Logitech Cordless Elite Duo keyboard and mouse, Gyration keyboard/mouse, Crystal Vision keyboard with touchpad, and iKey DI-5K USB.
  • Keyboard and mouse are hot-pluggable.
  • USB MAC and SUN startup keys are supported on all platforms of input devices.
  • Keystrokes are translated across platforms.

Power

  • 110 or 220 VAC at 50 or 60 Hz.
  • Power consumption: 10-40W
  • Use the PWR-48V-5V2A DC-DC power converter to install the UNIMUX-2X8-U in a Telecom environment.

Regulatory Approvals

  • CE, RoHS
  • TAA compliant

Warranty

  • Two years

CONTROL

Keyboard

  • Type <Ctrl> + <`> to go into Command Mode.
  • Press <ESC> to leave Command Mode and return toNormal Mode.
  • Use the keyboard to command the switchbox to select ports or configure the Scan, Sharing and Broadcast Modes.
    • Normal Operating Mode allows the user to directly operate the selected computer with a transparent presence of the NTI switch.
    • Sharing Mode allows users to share the same computer.
    • Command Mode allows the user to give instructions to the switch through their keyboard. Keystrokes are not passed to the computer.
    • Scan Mode feature causes the switch to automatically and sequentially display the video from each selected powered on computer for a duration of 2-255 seconds (programmable by the user).
    • Broadcast Mode allows the user's keystrokes to be sent to all selected powered on computers.

RS232 Control

  • Standard feature on the rackmount units.
  • Control
    • Female DB9 connector.
    • Baud rate 300 through 9600, DIP switch selectable.
    • Use DIP switches to address up to 15 units, all of which can be daisy-chained and controlled by one serial port.
    • Seven segment displays show what input is connected to each output.
  • Commands
    • RS – causes switch to reset so that IN1 connects to OUT1, IN2 connects to OUT2.
    • CS – causes one INx/OUTx connection to occur.
    • CA – causes all inputs to connect to specified output.
    • RO – reads what input is connected to specified output.
    • RU – reads size of matrix, reports number of inputs and number of outputs on specified switch.

Front Panel Interface

  • Locally change ports with front panel buttons.
  • Use front panel buttons to move through LCD screens and execute actions.
  • LCD indicates currently selected port for each user.
  • Use buttons to configure RS232 control.
    • Change baud rates for RS232.

On Screen Display (OSD)

  • Standard feature on the rackmount units.
  • Use keyboard or mouse to operate the switch from menus superimposed onto your monitor.
  • Type <CONTROL> + <`> to activate OSD.
  • Control, Scan, & Broadcast functions.
  • View vital port information.
  • Search for ports by name.
  • Search Mode lets the user type in the first few letters of the computer's name and the OSD will locate it.
  • Names can be up to 12 characters long.
  • Shows names of computers on cascaded switches up to 128 ports.
  • Displays the computer's platform next to its name.
  • Modify the size and position of the OSD.
  • Help Screens assist users with the OSD.
  • OS- and software-independent.
  • Our OSD comes built into your switch, so you do not have to install additional hardware or software.
  • Security Features built into OSD
    • Advanced security included with switch.
    • Each user password & name can be up to 15 characters long, and each switch can store up to 63 users.
    • Administrator can enable or disable all security features and select which computers each user can access.
    • Once security is enabled, a user or administrator must "login" in order to access any of the computers connected to the switch.
Free Ground Shipping
We offer free ground shipping on every purchase of $300 and more for US and US territory. Please choose "Free Ground Shipping (UPS/USPS)" option at checkout.

UPS Ground
UPS provides up-to-date tracking information. Ground service takes anywhere from 2-7 working days for delivery depending on destinations.UPS Ground does not deliver on Saturdays, Sundays or Holidays.

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International Customers
We offer shipping via USPS/UPS for our international customers. You can find different shipping options during checkout.

Most items ordered from BZB Express will be shipped out from our California Warehouse. Will-Calls are only allowed with Appointment Only - Please call Customer Service to set one up between the hours of 9am to 6pm PST.

PAYMENTS ACCEPTED:

Major Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
Paypal: You can select an option of Paying with Paypal in our shopping cart.
Money orders: and personal checks or company checks (may take up to 10 days to clear).
Wire Transfer: ( Bank Transfer ) only for the amount over $500. Contact us for the bank details.
Phone Orders: To place a phone order please call 1.888.660.2962 or 1.916.246.6263 and one of our Customer Service Representatives will take your order (8:00am - 6.00pm PST).

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We Offer A 30-Day Money Back Guarantee: 
Our main goal is to ensure your complete satisfaction with our service and products. If, for any reason, you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you can return it within 30 days of the purchase date for a full refund. Our 30-day money back guarantee applies to all of the products we sell, except for: TVs and monitors 20" and larger, Special Order merchandise, or any item indicated as non-returnable. Shipping is not refundable. Prior to returning your purchase, a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number will be provided to you.

Refunds:
Refunds on returned items will be issued in the same payment form as received from the customer at the time of purchase. Once we receive the product and it passes inspection, we will credit your account. Please allow 3 - 6 business days for a credit to appear on your account.

Exchanges:
If the item was sent back to us for an exchange, please allow 3 - 5 business days for the replacement to be processed.

No Returns/Exchanges on the following:

TVs and monitors 20" and larger
Special Order merchandise
Any item indicated on the website as non-returnable

For more information see our official Return Policy