Avocent formed in 2000 from the merger of the world’s two largest manufacturers of KVM equipment: Apex and Cybex Computer Products Corporation. Today Avocent is a leading provider of open, secure, modular solutions that enable our customers to simply manage IT complexity.

Avocent: Part of the Emerson Network Power

Their products are a core component of Emerson Network Power’s Data Centre Infrastructure. These solutions enable small to enterprise sized organisations to reduce costs, increase security and optimise availability and productivity. This portfolio includes hardware and software solutions. The hardware solutions enable secure, auditable remote access, control and management of critical devices through patented, out-of-band technology. This remote access can be to any distance and can scale to high definition audio and video for specialist verticals.

Avocent’s core product offerings include:

  • Infrastructure Management: A comprehensive data centre infrastructure resource management system.
  • KVM Switches: Consolidate access at the desk, at the rack or across the entire data centre with Avocent’s field-proven line of analog and digital keyboard, video, and mouse (KVM) appliances.
  • Monitoring: Infrastructure management solutions monitor, track, and optimize data center and telecom performance

Award winning solutions

Avocent’s proven award-winning solutions improve efficiencies, deliver greater agility and produce rapid ROI. They empower IT to progress beyond the role of business process sustainer to that of competitive differentiator. Highly available. Acutely responsive. Infinitely extendable.

Developed over two decades of successful data centre and desktop innovation, their portfolio of software, hardware and embedded technologies can solve whatever challenges face enterprise-level IT organisations, helping them control, plan, evolve and secure their heterogeneous, multifaceted information technology infrastructure.

Avocent provides award winning and industry leading technologies to help your customers securely access and manage all of their computing assets. These range from their famous market leading NIAP certified Secure Desktop KVM platforms, console servers and KVM over IP. Avocent delivers IT operations management solutions that reduce operating costs, simplify management and increase the availability of critical IT environments 24/7 via integrated, centralised software.

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