Remote power cycle recommendations

Keefe John keefe-af at ethoplex.com
Fri Apr 27 16:39:34 UTC 2018


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On 4/27/2018 11:16 AM, Tim Pozar wrote:
> I have been picking up Server Technology CW-8H1-C20M boxes on eBay for
> about $45 to $65 each...
>
> https://www.ebay.com/itm/Server-Technology-CW-8H1-C20M-Switched-Power-Distribution-PDU-1U-Rackmount/332622720429
>
> You can even get some recent firmware for these.
>
> https://www.servertech.com/support/rack-pdu-firmware-downloads/switched-rack-pdu-firmware-downloads
>
> One thing you will need is a NEMA 5-15P to C19 power cable to fit these
> units.  I am sure you can find these cheaper than...
>
> https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009Z22DRC
>
> Tim
>
> On 4/27/18 8:46 AM, Andy Ringsmuth wrote:
>> I’m sure many here are familiar with or using/have used devices to remotely power cycle equipment. I’m considering a Dataprobe iBoot-G2 and am curious if you’ve had experience with it, or other recommendations.
>>
>> I only need one outlet to be remotely power cycle-able. I have one piece of equipment that is occasionally a little flaky and, well, you know the hassle.
>>
>> What do people recommend? There seem to be plenty out there which are more designed to auto-reboot when Internet connectivity is lost, aka remotely reboot the ‘ol cable modem for instance, but that’s not my scenario.
>>
>> Thanks in advance.
>>
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