TRIPP LITE | B020-U08-19-K
NetDirector 8-Port 1U Rack-Mount Console KVM Switch with 19-in. LCD + 8 PS2/USB Combo Cables

MFR PART #  B020-U08-19-K
PART #  421038
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Tripp Lite’s 8-port Console KVM Switch with 19" LCD is the optimal solution for controlling multiple computers from one keyboard, mouse and monitor. This single unit combines an 8 port KVM switch, keyboard, 19" LCD monitor and touchpad; all in a mere 1 U of rack space. Stores neatly in the rack, pulls out when needed. Control up to 504 computers from this single console by daisy-chaining additional 16 port KVM switches (model B022-U16). Easily switch ports using the On-Console push buttons, On Screen Display (OSD) or keyboard hot key commands. Includes eight, six foot Combo cable kits, which allow connection to either PS/2 or USB adapters needed. Includes a console cable kit that plugs into the port on the back of the unit, providing an extra HD15, (2) USB and (2) PS/2 ports that can be used to connect a Tripp Lite B051-000 IP Remote Access Unit or an external console. Two USB ports are provided on the front of the unit: One for attachment of a separate USB mouse, and the other for attachment of USB peripherals, such as a flash drive, external hard drive, etc. to be shared between connected servers. Compatible with all major operating systems. Constructed of heavy-duty steel housing.


  • Saves Space and Money
  • Combines an 8-port KVM switch, 19" LCD screen, full keyboard and touchpad in a 1U rack-mountable drawer
  • Mounts into 19"-wide rack, 26"-38" deep
  • Control up to 8 servers from a single, easily accessible console - ideal when rack spce is at a premium
  • Includes eight P778-Series cables that support computers with either PS/2 or USB connections
  • Flip-up/fold-down screen keeps the console from blocking access to rack equipment when not in use
  • Eliminates need to buy costly separate moitors, keyboards and mice for each computer/server
  • Simplifies IT Tasks
  • Switch easily between the 16 ports via on-console buttons, on-screen display or hot keys; OSD can be set to English, Spanish, French, German or Japanese
  • Hot pluggable; add or remoe computers without having to power down the switch
  • Auto-scan mode automatically sequences through all active ports that are accessible to the user
  • Large 19" LCD
  • Extra-wide display makes multitasking easier
  • Supports video resolutions up to 1280 x 102DDC emulation allows optimal output to the LCD
  • Multi-Level Password Security
  • Enhances security by limiting access to an administrator and up to 4 local users
  • Two-level log-out allows for manual log-out or automatic log-out after a user-defined period f time has passed
  • Expandability and Long-Lasting Reliability
  • Increase the number of connected computers to up to 256 by daisy-chaining up to 31 B022-U08 KVM switches
  • A console cable kit is included so you can connect the external console port to a keyoard, mouse or monitor, or a Tripp Lite B051-000 IP Remote Access Unit
  • An additional USB port on the front of the unit lets you connect an external USB mouse; a USB port is also available to share a peripheral such as a flash drive or external hard dri ve with all the connected servers
  • Compatible with all major operating systems for easy integration into your existing structure
  • Firmware is upgradable with included cable and utility
  • Heavy-duty steel housing stands up to frequent use

Specification Description

Console KVM Switch
Users: 1
Console: Yes
Port Control: Push Buttons, Hotkeys, OSD
Maximum CPU: 8
PC/Server Connections: PS/2
IP Remote Access: No
Unit Dimensions (HxWxD): 1.75 Inch x 17 Inch x 27 Inch (4.45 cm x 43.18 cm x 68.58 cm)
Unit Weight: 30.6 lb (13.88 kg)
Included Mounting Accessories: Yes
Color: Black
LCD Monitor: 19 Inch (48.26 cm)
Storage Temperature Range: -4 to 140 deg F (-20 to 60 deg C)
Relative Humidity: 0 - 80% Non-Condensing
Operating Temperature: 32 to 120 deg F (0 to 50 deg C)
Number Of Ports: 8
Computer/Server Ports: HD18 Female (x8)
Firmware Upgrade Port: RJ45
Included Cable (Side A) - Connector 1: HD18 Male
Included Cable (Side B) - Connector 1: HD15 Male
Included Cable (Side B) - Connector 2: PS/2 Male
Included Cable (Side B) - Connector 3: PS/2 Male
Included Cable (Side B) - Connector 4: USB-A Male
Other Ports - Port 1: USB A For Optional USB Mouse Connection
Other Ports - Port 2: USB A For Optional Flash Drive Connection
Remote Console Port: HD18 Female + Dongle Cable Kit With VGA, PS2, And USB Female
Autoscan (Y, N): Y


UNSPSC Code 52161556

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