The first UK demonstrations of new Linux enhancements in two of Avocent key products at this year's LinuxWorld show.CCM Console Manager and the latest version of Avocent's DSView 3 management software have taken place. and are reviewed below.
CCM Serial Console Managers
Now integrated with IPMI and Serial over LAN functionality, the CCM Console Manager offers the highest port density in the industry. Not only does this meet the serial intensive demands of Linux administrators, it also enables them to gain maximum value per port by providing an additional 16 "virtual" ports at no charge. Virtual ports offer all the key benefits of CCM physical ports: share mode, offline buffering, NFS, encryption, authentication, enterprise traps and multi-level security. This is available on 8,16, and 48-port products.
DSView 3 Management Software