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Avocent AV116 Basic KVM Switch

Avocent AV116 KVM basic switch offers simplified local access, management and control of up to 16 targets from a single console. This single user, smaller form factor KVM switch is designed specifically for IT rooms, small Data Centers and Branch Offices.

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Best Suited For:
  • Banking, Financial and Insurance
  • Data Center/Colocation/Hosting
  • Education
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional Services
  • Retail and Wholesale
Warranty: 2 Year Advanced Replacement, Full Coverage Factory Warranty - Optional Extended Warranty Available


Consolidated Server Management provides simplified local access, management and control of server resources from a single console
Designed specifically for IT Rooms, small Data Centers and Branch Offices
Cost-efficient solution to streamline access and control to server resources and increase speed to remediation and operational efficiencies 


Single-user, small 0U/1U or desktop form factor KVM switch allows local user to control up to 4 computers from single, keyboard, and mouse
Supports both VGA and DisplayPort (DP) targets with a resolution of up to 2048 x 1536
Switch between targets with the simple on-screen display (OSD), intuitive touch buttons, hot-key operation and scan mode
Dedicated USB port for firmware upgrades 

Avocent AV116 Basic KVM Switch
Product Overview
Local KVM
Input Ports
16x VGA or DisplayPort
Output Ports
Video Resolution
Resolutions up to 2048x1536
Graphic Mode
Extension Distance
6 or 12 ft.
Power Description
Power Supply(s)
100-240V, 50-60 Hz AC
Input Power (Maximum)
USB ports
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature
32° to 122°F (0° to 50°C)
20% to 85% (operating), 5% to 95% (non-operating)
Storage Temperature
-22° to 158°F (-30° to 70°C)
Physical Characteristics
4.2 lbs
1.9 kgs
1.7 in
43.2 mm
17.1 in
434.34 mm
4.75 in
Agency Approvals
UL, FCC Class A, cUL, ICES Class A, CE, EAC, VCCI

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Vertiv Technical Support for IT Management & Software (Trellis & Avocent products)
+1 888 793 8763
Mon-Fri 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Alabama USA
Product areas of focus: Desktop KVM and KM, IP KVM, Secure KVM, Serial Consoles and Gateways, Digital Infrastructure Solutions
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