IT Management

Avocent ACS 800 Serial Console

The Avocent ACS 800 serial console system takes Vertiv’s renowned enterprise class technologies utilized in data centers around the world and packages the key features into an exciting compact and cost effective form factor. The ACS 800 provides serial access, environmental monitoring, IoT integration and remote networking capability to edge-oriented market sectors including financial institutions, retail chains and education.

Best Suited For
  • Banking, Financial and Insurance
  • Data Center/Colocation/Hosting
  • Education
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Military, Defense, Aerospace and Missile
  • Oil and Gas
  • Power Generation
  • Power/Gas Transmission and Distribution
  • Retail and Wholesale
  • Telecom
2 Year Full Coverage Factory Warranty - Optional Extended Warranty Available
How to buy

Downloads

*To see model-specific downloads, you will need to go to the model-specific product page by selecting the model name in the specifications chart above.

Features

Support for Liebert GXT4 UPS systems and Rack PDUs from Vertiv, ServerTech, APC, Raritan and Eaton
4 USB ports to support new IT equipment and external devices
Console event logging and notification, including “last gasp” capture
Regulatory compliance and easy troubleshooting – online and off-line data logging with time stamps
Strong dial-up and secure dial-back using optional built-in modem
Environmental sensor port to connect temperature, humidity, differential pressure, leak, door pin sensors (up to 8 can be daisy chained)

Benefits

Secure in-band and out-of-band network remote management
Fast, automated configuration with Zero Touch Provisioning
Access and troubleshoot remote locations using automatic network failover to cellular (and failback)
Automatic pin-out detection for both Cyclades and Cisco pinouts using straight through cables
Compliance with data center access and security policies – customizable, multiple access levels

Support

Support

Frequently Asked Questions
Q
How many serial port connections do Avocent ACS800 Serial Consoles support?
A
The ACS800 has variants that include 2, 4, and 8 serial ports along with 4 multi-purpose USB 2.0 ports.
Q
What serial protocols/types does the ACS800 support?
A
ACS Serial Consoles are equipped to support RS-232, RS-485, RS-422 protocols via RJ-45 and USB 2.0 on Type A connectors.
Q
How can I connect to and manage the ACS800?
A
In-band and out-of-band access (with network failover) are supported via (2) Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, optional v.92 analog modem and/or external 4G/LTE cellular modem. The appliance provides a web-browser based GUI and local console port for CLI and Linux Shell commands.
Q
Can the ACS800 be used to manage PDU and UPS systems?
A
Yes, the ACS800 can automatically detect and support Liebert GXT4 UPS systems as well as Rack PDUs from Vertiv (Liebert), ServerTech, ServerTech Pro, APC, Raritan and Eaton.
Q
How does the ACS800 provide secure access?
A
Users can be authenticated using TACACS+, RADIUS, LDAP/AD or local authentication. The appliance also includes a built-in firewall with Access-Control Lists (ACLs).

Contacts

Sales In USA Change Location
Comprehensive Computer Solutions
Email Contact +1 540 382 4234 Fax +1 540 382 1801
105 Industrial Dr Christiansburg Virginia 24073 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Insight Direct USA
14520 Avion Parkway, Suite 310 Chantilly Virginia 20151 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
PCMG Inc
Email Contact +1 703 594 8100 Fax +1 703 330 0588
14120 Newbrook Dr Ste 100 Chantilly Virginia 20151 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Softchoice
Ste 1108 1901 N Moore St Arlington Virginia 22209 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
4 Star Technologies Inc
585 South Birdneck Rd Ste 102 Virginia Beach Virginia 23451 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
ABS Technology Architects
Email Contact +1 757 466 0004 Fax +1 757 466 0600
2809 S Lynnhaven Rd Ste 250 Virginia Beach Virginia 23452 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Adar Inc
16182 Hillsboro Rd Purcellville Virginia 20132 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Advanced Computer Concepts
Ste 600 North, 7927 Jones Branch Dr Mclean Virginia 22102 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Advanced Logic Industries Inc
922 University City Blvd, Po Box 10517 Blacksburg Virginia 24060 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Advanced Network Systems Inc
355 West Rio Road Suite 201 Charlottesvle Virginia 22901 USA
Product areas of focus: Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS), Power Distribution, Thermal Management, Integrated Solutions, Racks and Containment, Software, IT Management, Monitoring
Support Change Location
Vertiv - Technical Support for IT Management & Software (Formerly Avocent Products)
Mon-Fri 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. USA
Product areas of focus: Software, IT Management
Vertiv (Liebert Monitoring Support)
USA
Product areas of focus: Software, IT Management, Monitoring

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