Leading the way in embedded security

The OpenSSL Software Foundation (OSF) recently announced the awarding of a FIPS 140-2 Level 1 validation for version 2.0 of the OpenSSL FIPS Object Module.  This was the culmination of…

KVM over IP is QWOP

To keep your data center serving its users, out-of-band management for servers has always been necessary, and up until a few years ago a KVM over IP switch was often…

ACM5500 wins iAward

Opengear's ACM5500 solution last night was awarded the Queensland state iAward in the Tools and Infrastructure category.  Over 18 years, the iAwards has become the premier technology awards platform celebrating excellence in…

Empowered DCIM Manages More than just Power

There seems to be as many definitions of exactly what DCIM (Data Center Infrastructure Management) is – or promises to be – as there are DCIM solutions on the market. …

Serial over Ethernet – an enduring foundation

When I co-founded Opengear, one of the challenges for me and my engineering team was to reduce hardware cost of infrastructure management in the data center dramatically. The initial result,…

Dual Power Reliability at Remote Sites

Critical infrastructure in the data centre is typically equipped with two power supplies, using redundancy to ensure it continues to run in the event of a disruption to power distribution…

Manage Force10 Switches using RS232

Even the most current next generation line of datacenter products still relies on the RS232 serial console port for remote access.  Dell's new Force10 Z9000 line of enterprise class switches…

Cellular Out-Of-Band Connections

Wireless Access to your IT Infrastructure from anywhere in the world Managing distributed IT infrastructure is hard enough. Why make it more complex and expensive by having to buy, deploy…
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Fortify Cisco Installations

  “You put all the features in your console server I have been telling Cisco to do for years” - From a Cisco router product manager at Cisco Live 2011 Cisco…