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The Linux Powered Console Server – An Out of Band Management Solution for Remote Network Equipment

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

In many cases, the most challenging aspect of managing devices located at remote data centers or equipment racks is the very fact that those remote network elements are not easy to get to. Minor routine maintenance tasks, such as restarting a malfunctioning network device or making quick configuration tweaks, take on a completely different level of complexity due to the fact that the device in question is located so far away from the central office. A Linux powered console server (http://www.wti.com/c-63-linux-powered-console-server.aspx) is designed to simplify the task of managing remote network elements by providing a simple, effective way to access command functions on remote devices, even when communication via your main network is not available.

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