Internap Network Services Uses Opengear to Simplify and Secure Remote Access to IT Infrastructure

Opengear (, provider of next generation console server and remote management solutions today announced that Internap Network Services Corporation, a provider of intelligent IT Infrastructure services, has chosen Opengear to provide secure remote management. 

“The Opengear IM4248 allows Internap to drastically simplify the out-of-band access and management of our network infrastructure through strong port density, an integrated modem and robust IPv6 feature parity,” said Steve Orchard, senior vice president of operations and support at Internap. “The advanced console server platform is feature-rich and easy to use, allowing us to securely access and manage our global data center networks and ensure the integrity of our IT infrastructure services for customers worldwide.” 

Founded in 1996, Internap provides unparalleled levels of performance, availability and support through enterprise IP, CDN, colocation, managed hosting and cloud solutions. Internap’s intelligent IT Infrastructure services enable its thousands of global customers to focus on their core business, improve service levels, and lower the cost of IT operations. 

“Internap has an extensive global network that provides its customers with the best possible performance for their end users,” said Todd Rychecky, vice president of sales, Opengear North America. “The IM4200 is the best solution on the market today to keep your network infrastructure up and your customers’ business critical applications available 100% of the time.” 

About the Opengear IM4200 Series
The IM4200 family of advanced console servers enables system administrators to securely access and control their data centers and networks from anywhere in the world. The IM4200 advanced console server is a world class out-of-band management solution for routers, switches, firewalls, PBXs, servers, virtual servers, service processors, UPS & PDUs and environmental monitoring. The IM4200 provides:

  • Remote management for serial console ports, network hosts, UPS and PDUs from one single interface
  • Secure in-band and out-of-band access for dependable remote management
  • Built-in Modem, Optional 3G Cellular, Heartbeat Monitor with Automatic Failover
  • Enterprise grade security compliance with data center access and security policies
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About Opengear

Founded in 2004, Opengear delivers next generation intelligent solutions for managing critical IT and communications infrastructure. Opengear’s solutions, featuring embedded Smart OOB™ technology, equip our customers’ networks with intelligent automation and bulletproof resilience, enabling them to optimize technical operations and secure business continuity. The company is headquartered in New Jersey, with a manufacturing facility in Utah, R&D operations in Australia and Silicon Valley, and sales offices in Europe, Asia and the USA. For more information, please visit

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