Extend KVM console 230ft (70 meters) from the server room, rack or KVM switch with this plug-and-play solution. The Mini KVM Extender is a high value, affordable solution to extend your KVM console from your computer or KVM switch. It works to a distance up to 230 feet (70 meters) from clutter-free Cat5/6/7 cables. If you're working from a small, home office (SOHO), the Mini KVM Extender should be your preferred extended control solution. Just place the KVM console where you want, and the computer where you need, and you're ready to go!For industrial applications such as manufacturing lines or clean rooms, the Mini KVM Extender provides maximum safety and security so you can place computers and servers in a single centralized location, far away from any production hazards. IT managers seeking extended access to server rooms in a tightly secured environment will find the Mini KVM Extender particularly efficient and easy to use. The extender is also ideal for presentation and training applications. It provides flexibility and security at a highly attractive price.The Mini KVM Extender consists of two micro-sized, compact units on both ends: the Transmitter unit that connects to the computer, and the Receiver unit that connects to the KVM hardware. The Mini KVM Extender is a pure hardware solution that is software and network independent. It connects USB consoles to any platform: Sun, USB and PS/2.Enjoy more security; look after your investment by storing computers in locked, environmentally controlled rooms. Enjoy more flexibility; place your KVM console where you want and your computer where you need. Preserve your investment; this is the ideal addition for existing installations. Micro-sized, it has the smallest form factor for sleek Transmitter and Receiver units since once installed you won't even know they exist! Save money; the external power is only needed on the receiver end; the transmitter draws power directly from the KB port. This is just a pure hardware solution; there's no software conflicts, since it's network-independent. And there's no compatibility issues; you can connect and control through any of Minicom's wide range of KVM solutions.