April 28, 2008 12:48 ET

APC Expands KVM Switch Offering

Expansion Includes Virtual Media and Up to Eight IP Users and 32 Ports

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - April 28, 2008) - Networld+Interop (Booth #2030) -- APC, a global leader in integrated critical power and cooling services, recently expanded its Keyboard Video Mouse (KVM) Switch offerings to include four new switches. These switches include 16-Port and 32-Port analog and digital models that feature Virtual Media and support up to eight remote IP users. The switches reduce time and costs associated with updating an installed server allowing IT administrators to update servers through the KVM Switch, reducing the time and costs associated with updating an installed server. Access multiple KVM Switches from a single dashboard through the included APC Network Access Software. The Digital KVM Switches also integrate with APC Switched Rack Power Distribution Units (PDU) for seamless power management.

APC KVM Switches help to meet customer needs for server access and administration in InfraStruXure™ deployments. They improve return on investment through centralized access to servers in data centers, computer rooms, and remote branch offices. Attendees of Networld+Interop Spring can learn more about the offering at APC booth #2030. For more information on APC's KVM Switches and the company's other physical infrastructure products, please call 800-877-4080 or visit

About APC

In February 2007, APC and MGE UPS Systems combined to form a $3.5 billion (EUR 2.4 billion) Critical Power & Cooling Services business unit of Schneider Electric. Together, APC and MGE offer the industry's most comprehensive product and solution range for critical IT and process applications in industrial, enterprise, small and medium business and home environments. APC and MGE solutions include uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), precision cooling units, racks, and design and management software, including APC's InfraStruXure® architecture, the industry's most comprehensive integrated power, cooling, and management solution. Backed by the industry's broadest service organization and an industry leading R&D investment, the combined company's 12,000 employees help customers confront today's unprecedented power, cooling and management challenges. Schneider Electric, with 112,000 employees and operations in 190 countries, had 2007 annual sales of $25 billion (EUR 17.3 billion). For more information on APC and MGE, please visit All trademarks are the property of their owners.

Contact Information

  • For more information contact:
    Juli Dexter
    Public Relations - North America
    800-788-2208, ext. 2373