The CS84U PS/2-USB KVM Switch is a desktop control unit that allows users to access four computers from a single KVM console (PS/2 or USB keyboard and mouse, and VGA monitor). In addition, CS84U comes with ATEN’s new Video DynaSync™ technology, which eliminates boot-up display problems and optimizes resolution.
Setup is fast and easy; simply plug cables into their appropriate ports. There is no software to configure, no installation routines, and no incompatibility problems. Since the CS84U intercepts keyboard input directly, it will work on multiple computing platforms
One PS/2-USB VGA console controls four VGA interface computers.
Dual Interface – supports computers with PS/2 or USB keyboards and mice
Computer selection via front panel pushbuttons, hotkeys, and mouse
Multiplatform support – Windows, Linux, Mac, and Sun
Superior video quality – 2048 x 1536; DDC2B
Video DynaSync™ – Exclusive ATEN technology eliminates bootup display problems and optimizes resolution when switching between ports
Console mouse port emulation/bypass feature supports most mouse drivers and multifunction mice
Complete keyboard emulation for error-free booting
Mac/Sun keyboard support and emulation*
Multilingual keyboard mapping – supports English, Japanese, and French keyboards
Gaming keyboard support
Auto Scan Mode for monitoring all computers
* 1. PC keyboard combinations emulate Mac/Sun keyboards 2. Mac/Sun keyboard work only with their own computers
Aten specializes in connectivity and management solutions in information technology, professional audio / video and green energy business. The company was established in 1979 by Shang-Chung Chen. Its headquarters is located in Xizhi District, New Taipei city, Taiwan. Their services are known worldwide.
Their products are KVM Switches, remote management solutions, audio-visual switches and matrices, interface adapters, power distribution unit, information technology management systems, video products, USB peripherals and data communication. Aten had over 1630 employees as of 2014. Their website is www.aten.com. They also have their subsidiaries in U.S.A, Belgium, Japan, U.K, Korea, China, Australia, Taiwan, and Russia. Aten is the parent company of IOGEAR.
Aten is now the largest KVM switch manufacturer company in the world. Atens went public in 2003 and since then has remained the only listed KVM manufacturer in the world.