Dominion SX II
Posted on October 19, 2015 by KVMGalore | 0 comments
Dominion SX II - Next generation serial console server/switch
Meet Dominion SX II, Raritan's next-generation serial console server/switch (also known as a terminal server). For over ten years, thousands of customers have relied on the first generation Dominion SX for access and control of hundreds of thousands of serial devices, representing over 500 million hours of total operation. New Dominion SX II builds upon that experience with a wide range of advancements and innovations.
New Dominion SX II is the most powerful, secure, reliable, easy-to-use and manageable serial-over-IP console server on the market. Dominion SX II provides convenient and productive access to networking devices, servers, PDUs, telecommunications, and other serial devices.
Who is this for?
Network admins, IT admins, data center managers, engineers, developers, telecom engineers, and security managers. Basically, anyone who needs out-of-band serial-over-IP access to routers, LAN/WAN switches, firewalls, Unix/Linux virtual hosts, rack PDUs, gateways appliances, etc.
How does it work?
Here's a simple topololgy map:
Dominion SX II hardware platform is substantially more powerful with a 1GHz CPU, an 8-fold increase RAM, and up to 8 Gb of flash space. Dominion SX II supports up to 10 sessions per port and up to 200 total serial sessions. Port configuration is 15 to 23 times faster, with order of magnitude improvements in simultaneous connections, connection speed and serial processing.
How does the new Dominion SX II compare to the original SX?
|Original Dominion SX||New Dominion SX II|
|Hardware||133MHz CPU, 64 MB RAM
32 MB Flash Memory
|1GHz CPU, 512 MB RAM
Up to 8 GB Flash Memory
|Networking||Single and dual models
10/100. IPv4 only
|Dual Gigabit LAN (all models)
10/100/1000. IPv4 & IPv6
|Power||Single or dual AC models||Dual AC or DC (all models)|
|Pinout||Fixed Pinout Rollover cables required||Autosensing DTE/DTC
No rollover cables!
|Security||RC4 Encryption||FIPS 140-2 Certified Encryption
256 Bit AES Encryption
End of Support 2017
|2 Year Standard Warranty
3 Additional Years Available
|Performance||10 Sessions per Port - 200 Total S
10x to 20X Improvement
|Deployment||Manual Configuration||Automatic USB or TFTP Configuration|
|Local console||Serial only||Serial, USB & KVM Connections|
|Cellular modem||N/A||3G/4G Wireless Modem (USB)|
|Management||FTP Server Required||No FTP Server, Dominion Compatible|
Need help? Call KVMGalore at 1-800-636-3434 or submit your question.