ADDERView RDX 1000

High density rack tray with fully featured USB, PS/2, Sun and Video control for critical environments

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Product Description

The ADDERView RDX 1000 is a complete server room solution with local and remote management.

The 1U keyboard tray is available in most keyboard language layouts and features either a 17 inch or 19 inch premium quality Samsung SXGA 1280 x 1024 TFT LCD panel with touch-pad control and advanced OSD for device selection.

Control 16 computers directly from the tray together with a remote user. Expands to support up to 256 computers using CATx 1000 switches.

Product Features

One local and remote user

Enables a remote user to contect via a CATx cable and share access to the 16 computers with the local user.

Integrated CATx extender

The RDX 1000 can be controlled by a user from up to 300m away over CATx cable using the ADDERLink X200 or X100 receiver and the integrated CATx extender.

True multi-platform capability and connectivity

The RDX 1000 supports any computer platforms with PS/2, USB and Sun keyboard and mouse interfaces. Country code reporting, DDC and continuous keyboard and mouse emulation ensure faultless operation.

Faultless video quality

The RDX 1000 provides exceptionally high video performance to local and remote users alike, supporting up to 1920 x 1200 resolutions with DDC emulation which is further enhanced by DC balancing to ensure full and true colour.

RS232 port

Integrated RS232 gives you the ability to control other external devices such as power management devices.

Configuration and extension

The RDX enables you to configure 16 separate users internally with unique access privileges all of which are stored within the switch.

Cascading a single CATx 1000 will enable control of 31 computers from the RDX or via remote connection. Expand further simply by cascading addition CATx1000 switches. RDX 1000 automatically detects cascade connections to support up to 256 computers.

Computer access modules

Flash upgradeable CAMs available for PS/2, USB and Sun keyboard and mouse support.

Locking power supply

The RDX1000 features a locking power supply to ensure continuous robust operation in busy rack environments.

Extensive keyboard options

A range of country specific keyboard and power configurations are available to suit a user’s specific needs.

Available with the following connectivity options:

DisplayPort CAM

DisplayPort CAM – NEW
CATX-DP-USBA: DisplayPort CAM with USB and Audio
CATX-MDP-USBA: Mini DisplayPort CAM with USB and Audio

Serial Cam

Serial CAM – NEW 
CATX-CONSOLE: Serial connectivity to your target machines (only works from AVX5016IP)

CATX-PS2 – PS/2 only
CATX-PS2-A – PS/2 plus audio
CATX-USB-A USB plus audio
CATX-SUNA – Sun plus audio


Video Modes

Support for standard PC, Sun and Mac video modes.

Hardware compatibility

Video, mouse and keyboard for PC, Sun, Mac, RS/6000, Alpha and SGI computers using PS/2, USB or Sun flash upgradable Computer Access Modules (CAMs).

OS compatibility

Operates with all currently known software and operating systems including all Windows versions, DOS, Linux, Unix, BSD, all Sun OS, all Mac OS and NetWare.

Extendable platform 

Cascade a CATx 1000 to extend the system to 256 computers.


16 CATx computer connections: all RJ45 style. 1 CATx for remote connection.
Power connection: Locking 3 pin connector (12V DC, 5A).
RS232 triggered power switching and syncing: DB9 plug.

Physical design 

Compact 1U high metal case construction for rack mounting
Width: 589mm/17.4″, Height: 44mm/1.76″, Depth: 650mm/25.6″.
Weight: RD1716xx 15kg/33lbs, RD1916xx 17Kg/37lbs.

Power supply

Mains adaptor with IEC style power lead (included).
Input: 100-240VAC 0.5A 50-60Hz
Output: 12VDC 5A

Operating temperature

0 – 35 deg C

Order Codes

RD1716-XX: RDX 1000 IP with 17 inch monitor
RD1916-XX: RDX 1000 IP with 19 inch monitor

XX = Keyboard type + Mains Lead Country Code:
UK = English Keyboard + UK IEC
US = US English keyboard + USA IEC
IT = Italian keyboard + Euro IEC
AUS = English keyboard + AUS IEC
ES = Spanish keyboard +Euro IEC
DE = German keyboard + Euro IEC
NL = Dutch keyboard + Euro IEC
NO = Norwegian keyboard + Euro IEC
CH = Swiss keyboard + Euro IEC
RU = Russia keyboard + Euro IEC
CN = Chinese keyboard +USA IEC
JP = Japanese keyboard + USA IEC
FR = French keyboard + Euro IEC

Additional Accessories

CAM: Computer Access Modules:
CATX-PS2 (PS/2 only)
CATX-SUNA (Sun plus audio)