ahebert at pubnix.net
Tue Sep 18 14:01:39 UTC 2018
What we did (and it fits our needs)
SeaLevel (SeaLink Familly) with a Zotak.
We got both Win/Linux/BSD debugging/monitoring station (with 2
1Gbps, 1 MGMT 1 Mirror) and up to 16 serials ports in 1U.
( With some DYI )
I'm sure you can get a better density if you check with them.
Alain Hebert ahebert at pubnix.net
50 boul. St-Charles
P.O. Box 26770 Beaconsfield, Quebec H9W 6G7
Tel: 514-990-5911 http://www.pubnix.net Fax: 514-990-9443
On 09/18/18 09:36, Alan Hannan wrote:
> I'd like your input on suggestions for an alternate serial port manager.
> Long ago I used Cisco 2511/2611 and was fairly happy. A little later
> I used portmaster and was less so. Recently I've been using Opengear
> and they work fairly well but the price is fairly high. I use the
> CM7100 and IM7100.
> General specs I'm looking for are:
> * 8 to 48 or more rs232 serial ports on rj45
> * nice-to-have software selectable pinouts (cisco v. straight)
> * gig-e ethernet port (100mbps ok)
> * 1U form factor
> * redundant AC power
> * access physical serial connections via local port #
> * access physical serial connections via local IP alias (nice to have)
> Can you recommend a serial port server/concentrator that I could use
> in place of opengear for a better value and/or lower cost?
> I'm just ignorant about the current market for serial port
> concentrators and so far web searches have not revealed ideas, so your
> input is appreciated!
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