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Product Status Discontinued on 9/21/2023


Saves Valuable Space and Money
  • Combines a 16-port KVM switch, 17" LCD screen, full keyboard and touchpad in a 1U rack-mountable drawer
  • Mounts into 19”-wide rack, 24”-37” deep
  • Gives you control of up to 16 computers/servers from a single, easily accessible console – ideal when rack space is at a premium
  • Flip-up/fold-down screen keeps the console from blocking access to rack equipment when not in use
  • Eliminates need to purchase costly separate monitors, keyboards and mice for each computer/server

Simplifies IT Tasks

  • Switch quickly and easily between the 16 ports via on-console buttons, on-screen display or keyboard hot key commands
  • Hot pluggable; add or remove computers without having to power down the switch
  • Auto-scan mode automatically sequences through all active ports that are accessible to the user

Large 17” LCD
  • Wide display makes multitasking easier
  • Supports video resolutions up to 1280 x 1024
  • DDC emulation allows the video settings of each computer to be automatically adjusted for optimal output to the LCD

Multi-Level Password Security

  • Enhances security by limiting access to an administrator and up to 4 local users
  • Two-level log-out allows for manual log-out or automatic log-out after a user-defined period of time has passed

Future Expandability and Long-Lasting Reliability

  • Increase the number of connected computers to up to 264 by daisy-chaining up to 31 B022-U08 KVM switches
  • Includes additional HD15 VGA monitor port and PS/2 keyboard/mouse ports, so you can connect an external console or a B051-000 IP Remote Access Unit
  • Compatible with all major operating systems for easy integration into your existing structure (special keys on Mac and Sun keyboards are not supported)
  • Firmware is easily upgradable with included cable and utility
  • Heavy-duty steel housing stands up to frequent use

System Requirements

  • PS/2 or USB computer
  • (1) P774-Series (PS/2) or P776-Series (USB) KVM Cable Kit is required for each connected computer/server
  • Compatible with all major operating systems (special keys on Mac and Sun keyboards are not supported)
  • Power consumption: 120V, 60Hz, 22.8W; 230V, 50Hz, 24W

Package Includes

  • B020-016-17 16-Port Console KVM Switch with 17" LCD
  • P774-Series 6-ft. (1.83 m) PS/2 KVM Cable Kit
  • P776-Series 6-ft. (1.83 m) USB KVM Cable Kit
  • C13 to 5-15P power cord
  • RJ11 to DB9 firmware upgrade cable
  • Owner's Manual CD
TAA compliant RoHS compliant


UPC Code037332125378
Max CPU16
TechnologyPS/2; VGA/SVGA
Max Supported Video Resolution1280 x 1024 DDC2 B
Voltage Compatibility (VAC)100; 110; 120; 127; 200; 208; 220; 230; 240
Number of Ports16
PC/Server ConnectionsPS/2; USB; VGA
Side A - Connector 1(16) HD18 (FEMALE)
Side B - Connector 1(1) HD15 (FEMALE)
Side B - Connector 2(2) 6 PIN (FEMALE)
Side B - Connector 3(1) DB25 (MALE)
Side B - Connector 4(1) RJ11 (FEMALE)
Computer Keyboard and Mouse InterfacePS/2; USB
Computer Monitor InterfaceVGA
Console Keyboard and Mouse InterfacePS/2
Console Monitor InterfaceVGA
Material of ConstructionMetal
LCD Monitor (in.)17
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)5.40 x 26.80 x 28.20
Shipping Weight (lbs.)36.00
Unit Dimensions (hwd / in.)1.750 x 17.000 x 24.000
Operating Temperature Range-32° to 120°F (-36° to 49°C)
Storage Temperature Range-4° to 140°F (-20° to 60°C)
Relative Humidity0% TO 80% RH
BTUs  (88 BTUs at 120V, 50Hz) / (93 BTUs at 120V, 50Hz)
Port ControlPush Buttons, Hotkeys, OSD
IP Remote Access  No
NIAP-Certified Secure  No
Number of Users1
Product CertificationsEN 60950-1; CAN/CSA C22.2; CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1 (Canada); cUL Listed; UL 60950-1; UL Listed
Product ComplianceRoHS; CE (Europe); FCC Part 15 Class A (USA); Trade Agreements Act (TAA)
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)1-year limited warranty

Questions & Answers

Currently these KVM Switches require a PS/2 keyboard. However, if your USB keyboard came with a PS/2 adapter, you may be able to use it with the B020- and B022-Series models.
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