Posts Tagged ‘FIPS 140-2’

Three Popular Console Server Features that Most Users Need

Friday, December 10th, 2010

When IT support professionals shop for a console server, there are literally dozens of different features and options that they are generally looking for. Some are interested in security and authentication features, others are interested in the number of available ports, others are interested in port configuration options and others are interested in power compatibility. But out of all of these important considerations, there are three features that are the most universally requested by network administrators who need to set up an out of band management solution.


A Console Terminal Server with FIPS 140-2 Certification

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Security is probably the most important factor that government agencies contemplate when purchasing network equipment. By their very nature, government networks often provide access to extremely sensitive data and information; and it’s no exaggeration to say that in some cases, the secrecy of this information is a matter of life and death. Before a government agency even begins to consider purchasing a critical network device such as a Console Terminal Server, one of the first things they want to know about is security.