Originally posted by: llen
What solutions are folks using to accomplish this?
Originally posted by: dkornilov
Internally (in the lab environment) one of the larger user groups prefers the following choice of gear:
Digi Portserver TS 16 Port Rackmount RJ45 (link )
Hope this helps.
Originally posted by: gv
Although we don't currently have our Titans plugged into them, we use a couple different things here. Our older devices are various models of the Xyplex terminal server. Xyplex has been acquired a couple of times and is now owned by MRV Communications. They make
although we don't use those anymore. For the last few years we've been purchasing the Avocent ACS line, which work quite well.
Note, though, that RS232 is not generally a protocol where you can just go find a cable that fits, plug it in, and be on your way. You actually need to know the pinouts of the different devices and in many cases end up wiring your own cable and/or adapter. If you've never done it before, here's some pages I use as a reference:
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