Posts Tagged ‘TCP port number’

Create Direct Connections to Console Server Serial Ports

Friday, February 4th, 2011

In most network applications, a console server ( is used to provide out of band management access to console port command functions on remote network devices. But that said, there are also many other things that a console server can be used for. For example, in some applications, a console server is used in conjunction with a command script to allow a program to control port switching and connection functions, or to collect buffered data from connected devices.