Opengear Teams with Cormant to Increase Security, Visibility, Control and Reporting for Remote Physical Infrastructure

Opengear ( provider of next generation console server and remote management solutions and Cormant (, developers of CableSolve a market leading physical layer IT infrastructure management system, today announced integration that gives MSPs, VOIP Service providers and others centralized management, secure access, control and visibility into all physical IT assets behind firewalls. 

“The CableSolve IT Infrastructure Management solution provides infrastructure visibility, ensures accurate change control and meets corporate compliance, governance and security requirements,” said Paul Goodison, CEO of Cormant, makers of CableSolve. “Opengear’s secure in-band and out-of-band infrastructure access coupled with CableSolve’s single, standard repository ensures complete visibility, centralized secure access and control of the entire physical IT infrastructure.” 

Opengear provides secure in-band and out-of-band access and remote management using 10/100 ethernet, embedded cellular 3G, V.92 modem, 802.11 wifi, and optional dual ethernet access. CableSolve provides additional visibility and reporting and sends alerts on any changes (for example, when there is a failure of a serial device). With a point and click, the service provider has secure out-of-band access to the equipment at the site to take remedial action. 

“CableSolve and Opengear engineers started working together leading up to this year’s InteropNet in Las Vegas,” said Bob Waldie, CEO of Opengear. “We found that our products complement each other well in providing visibility and control over all the physical assets in edge networks that have hundreds of connections. CableSolve communicates with Opengear console servers to manage all the gear commonly found in remote networks including Cisco, F5 and others.” 

More information on CableSolve is available at or you can read “The Solution to Physical Layer Management”

A short video of Bob Waldie speaking at Interop on new challenges for network edge security is available here: 

About Cormant

Cormant develops CableSolve (, a world leading mobile IT infrastructure management solution, consolidating all information about enterprise IT assets and related connectivity and tracking those assets wherever they are. CableSolve provides total portability of all records ensuring data is always up-to-date. The holistic view of the IT infrastructure CableSolve provides means better, faster, more accurate decisions when planning and making change.

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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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