remote serial console (IP to Serial)

Andrew Fried andrew.fried at
Tue Mar 8 18:45:11 UTC 2016

The Lantronix Spiders work well and aren't a "do-it-yourself" option:


Andrew Fried
andrew.fried at

On 3/8/16 10:30 AM, greg whynott wrote:
> Recently I have taking over the responsibility of managing about 18 remote
> routers and firewalls.   None of these have a console port for 'out of
> band' access accessible today.
> Most sites has available IPs between the ISP and us (typically a /29) or a
> backup DSL connection available for use.     I'd like to purchase a IP to
> Serial port device I can use for each location in the event I lock myself
> out.   The requirement would be an Ethernet port,  a serial port,  and SSH.
> Anyone have any recommendations on something like this?
> thanks much,
> greg

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