Professional PC-Controlled 5-Port Power Switch

Professional PC-Controlled 5-Port Power Switch
Item# IP-P520
$179.00

Professional PC-Controlled 5-Port Power Switch

Professional PC-Controlled 5-Port Power Switch With USB Cable Hookup
This power switch offers 5 of C13 receptacles for power supplies up to 5 servers/UPS and controlled through its software interface installed on a PC host through USB hookup.

Its setup is all just plug and play with no driver installation needed when hooked up with PC.

Users can easily turn the power on/off on each individual outlet/port of this power switch through the software installed on the PC host connected with USB cable.

All 5 power outlets are protected with a built-in 20-Amp circuit breaker to prevent system overload events and protect connected devices.

No networking and no IP setup needed. Users may remotely control this USB-based power switch by using one of those remote desktop software for remote access and control of the PC that this power switch connected into.

Support DLL, users can create their own custom API.

Professional design made networking equipments, server and all other types of power Management.

Suitable for institutional power management and power monitoring in Data Center/Computer Room, Machinery equipments and all Other AC power equipments.

Independent Control of Power Ports
Users can have complete control of each power outlet through its software installed on a PC with USB connection.

Each AC power outlet can be independently powered on, off or power cycle for a immediate reboot.

Designed for high voltage resistance and protection for leakage of electrical currency with 20.0 Amp total max current output.

Easy LED Indicators
The LEDs on this power switch indicate different status as follows:

  • Solid LED: PDU power switch ready for USB connection with PC host.

  • Slow flashing LED (once per second): PDU power switch is in the middle of establishing connection with PC host.

  • Fast flashing LED (twice per sec): PDU power switch is already connected with PC host.

API Function Support For Programming And System Integration
This power switch provides API interface for programmers or engineers to develop application for various functions including:

[1]: Power On/Off Buttons: Press each of the 5 power buttons to turn the power on/off for each individual outlet/port.
[2]: Retrieve Amount (For API use only):
Press this button to display how many devices are connecting to this power switch.
[3]: Acquire Power Status by Index (For API use only):
Acquire the power status of the PORT by index.
[4]: Retrieve Power Status by Serial Number (For API use only):
Acquire power status of the PORT by serial number.
[5]: Info Display (For API use only):
Display device name and serial number of selected device.
[6]: Device List (For API use only):
List all powered devices connected. Device power switch status will be displayed when select any one of them.

Easy Remote Power Management
Users may remotely control this USB-based power switch by using one of those remote desktop software for remote access and control of the distant PC that this power switch connected into.

No networking and no IP setup needed and still achieving remote power management.

Overload Circuit Breaker
A 20-Amp circuit breaker is built into the circuitry of this power controller unit for protection and prevent damages happened to connected devices when power overload event occurs.

Each C13 power receptacle supports maximum output up to 15 amp (cTUVus de-rated 10 Amp)

The maximum total power output from all 5 power receptacles up to 20A (cTUVus de-rated 16 Amp)

1U Rack Mount Ready
This power switch is 1U rack mount ready. The rack mounting ears are included in each package. User can mount this equipment on a standard 19" rack.

  • This power switch offers 5 of C13 receptacles for power supplies up to 5 servers/UPS and controlled through its software interface installed on a PC host through USB hookup.
  • Its setup is all just plug and play with no driver installation needed when hooked up with PC.
  • Users can easily turn the power on/off on each individual outlet/port of this power switch through the software installed on the PC host connected with USB cable.
  • No networking and no IP setup needed. Users may remotely control this USB-based power switch by using one of those remote desktop software for remote access and control of the PC that this power switch connected into.
  • Supports API functions for engineers to develop customized applications and build integration with other software.
  • All 5 power outlets are protected with a built-in 20-Amp circuit breaker to prevent system overload and protect connected devices.
  • 1U rack mounting kit provided for users to mount this equipment on a standard 19" rack.
  • Designed for high voltage resistance and protection for leakage of electrical currency.
  • Sturdy metal housing designed for high voltage resistance and protection for electrical current.
  • Great power saving for energy related application by keeping equipments powered off when not in use. 
  • Designed to support AC power input from 85V to 240V.

  • Input Power Voltage/Frequency: 100-240VAC, 20A, 50/60Hz
  • Input/Output Power Receptacle:
    • Power Input: IEC320 C20 Male Plug x 1
    • Power Output: IEC320 C13 Female Plug x 5
    • Power Control: USB Type B Port x 1
  • Power Consumption: 5W
  • Total Output Max Current: 20A (cTUVus de-rated 16 Amp)
  • Single Port Output Max Current: 15A (cTUVus de-rated 10 Amp)
  • Circuit Breaker Rating: 20A (cTUVus de-rated 16 Amp)
  • Operating Temperature: 0 - 25 degree C (32-77 degree F)
  • Storage Temperature: -25 - 65 degree C (-13 - 149 degree F)
  • Dimension: 15.7 x 2.4 x 1.8 (W x H x D) or 400mm x 60mm x 45mm

  • Power switch unit
  • AC power cord and USB cable
  • Rack mounting kit
  • User manual