Matrox Extio F2408 KVM Extender for Mission-Critical Applications

Matrox Graphics introduced the Extio F2408 remote graphics solution. The Matrox Extio F2408 separates up to four high resolution displays plus USB keyboard, mouse, and other HIDs from the host system by up to 1 kilometer (3280 feet) via fiber-optic cable. The Extio F2408 can connect up to eight displays (resolutions up to 2560×1600 per monitor) with the optional Matrox Extio F2408 Expander. The Matrox Extio F2408is dieal for process control rooms, dispatch centers, and other mission-critical applications. The Matrox Extio F2408 and Matrox Extio F2408 Expander will be available next month.

Matrox Extio F2408 point-to-point, KVM extension solution ~ Matrox Graphics

Matrox Extio F2408 Features

  • High performance, zero compression KVM optical extension up to 1 KM from the PC1
  • Independent and stretched mode support for 4×1 and 2×2 configurations
  • Supports up to 4 displays (DisplayPort, Digital, or Analog) from a single appliance, fiber-optic cable and workstation
  • 5 USB 2.0 ports offer flexible connectivity for HIDs (keyboard, mouse, touch screens)
  • Passive cooling (heat sink with no fan) for silent operation and extra reliability
  • Customizable setups with Matrox PowerDesk desktop management software
  • Expandable with support for up to 8 displays via Extio F2408 Expander unit
  • Max. resolution of 2560×1600 (DisplayPort) and 1920×1200 (Digital, Analog) per display
  • Matrox KVM technology extends the bus via a PCIe bus interface card
  • Optical connection eliminates hidden/dropped frames, data latency, and artifacts as seen with compression-based solutions
  • PCI Express x1 fiber-optic interface card (Part #XTO2A-FESLPAF) sold separately
  • Support for Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bit), Windows XP (32/64 bit), Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2003, and Linux
  • Ideal for process control rooms, dispatch centers, and other mission-critical environments that require stable, reliable I/O extension technology
  • 2-year warranty

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