The US224 is a 2-port USB peripheral sharing device that enables 2 computers to share the use of 4 USB devices – a keyboard, mouse and up to two peripheral devices. It eliminates the added expense of having a separate USB keyboard, mouse and peripheral device(s) for each computer. The US224 all-in-one design allows for a neat and tidy installation – no need to connect 2 separate USB cables to the computer, thus eliminating cable clutter.
For extra convenience, it features an external remote port selector that can simplify desktop layout, and select which computer needs to use the USB devices. US224 is the ideal way to share USB peripherals in a multimedia office environment.
4 built in USB ports – all-in-one design allows for a neat and tidy installation that reduces cable clutter
Enables 2 computers to share 4 USB devices – a USB keyboard, mouse and up to two peripheral devices
Simple port selection via remote port selector for convenient switch placement
USB 2.0 compliant
Multiplatform support – Windows, Linux ,Mac and Sun
LED indicators display port focus
Non-powered (supports optional USB power adapter)
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.