Advanced Console Server

The Avocent® ACS8000 advanced console server series continues the long running success story with a new, ground-up platform of innovation, integrating important new connectivity features such as cellular, gigabit fibre, USB and sensors. IT professionals and network operations centre (NOC) personnel can now harness these new capabilities to further enable them to perform secure, remote data centre management and out-of-band management of IT assets from anywhere in the world. 

Featuring a dual-core ARM processor architecture with expanded memory capabilities, the updated Linux operating system and DSView™ management software, provides the Avocent® ACS8000 optimal performance, security, reliability for a complete out-of-band management solution. 



What's in the box

Serial Console Ordering Details 

Serial Adapter Ordering Details

Hardware Specifications

CPU: Dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore with CoreSight 

Memory: 1GB DDR3L RAM
16GB eMMC Flash 

Interfaces: 2 Gigabit Fiber SFP ports
2 Gigabit (10/100/1000BT) Ethernet interfaces on RJ45
1 RS-232 serial console port on RJ45
Up to 48 RS-232 serial ports on RJ45
First 2 ports selectable between RS-232/RS-422/RS-485
8 USB 2.0 Ports on Type A connector
1 full size SD Card slot
Environmental sensor port on RJ45 (1-wire)
4 digital-in ports (smoke, leak, pressure and dry contact sensors) 

Power: Internal 100–240 VAC, 50/60 Hz Optional –48 VDC power supply
Optional dual entry, redundant AC and DC power supplies 

Power Usage: Nominal voltage 120VAC: Maximum 0.29A, 28W
Typical 0.13A, 6.2W Nominal voltage 48VDC (±20%)  
Maximum 0.47A, 28W Typical 0.22A, 11W  
Nominal voltage 240VAC: Maximum 0.67A, 33W  
Typical 0.10A, 7W 

Operating Temp: 14°F to 140°F (-10°C to 60°C) 

Storage Temp: -4° to 158°F (-20° to 70°C) 

Operating Humidity: 20% to 80% Non-condensing RH 

Storage Humidity: 5% to 95% Non-condensing RH 

Dimensions (W x D x H): 17.25W x 9.5D X 1.75H in (43.82 x 24.13 x 4.45 cm) 

Weight: 6.4 - 7.2 lbs 


Emissions and Immunity: • FCC Class A • CE Class (EU) • ICES-003 (Canada) • VCCI (Japan) • RCM (Australia) •Customs Union (CU) • KCC (Korea)

Safety: • UL (USA) • cUL (Canada) • EN-60950 (EU) • CB • Customs Union (CU) • UL 60950-1 2nd ED (Cellular related) • cUL 60950-1 2nd ED • IEC 60950-1 2nd ED (Cellular Related) 

EMC/Radio Compliance (Cellular Related): • FCC Part 15 Class B • FCC Part 22, 24, 27 

Network (Cellular Related): • PTCRB  

Cellular Type:  4G/LTE Cat.4 with 3G fallback – AT&T, Verizon - (2FF/mini SIM card slot)

Cellular Frequency Bands (MHz): 

4G Bands (MHz): B2(1900), B4(AWS1700), B5(850), B12(700a), B13(700c), B14(700 FirstNet), B66(AWS-31700), B71(600)

3G Bands (MHz): B2(1900), B4(AWS1700), B5(850) 

AT&T – Utilizes B2, B4, B5, B12, B14

Verizon – Utilizes B4, B13 

*ACS80xx-LN Models supports B2, B4, B5, B12, B13 bandz