In some configurations, the workstation is located outside the firewall, and the console switch is located
inside the firewall. To configure the firewall, forward ports 80 and 443 from the external interface to the
KVM Console Switch through the firewall internal interface. For port forwarding instructions, see your
An administrator can configure ports 80 and 443. Reboot for a port change to take effect.
Managing console switches
After authenticating, the OBWI appears.
Use the top option bar to contact technical support, view general software information, log out of an OBWI
session, and access help.
Use the side navigation bar to select the information to display.
Use the content area to view information and make changes.
Viewing system information
View switch and target device information from the following screens in the OBWI.
Used for the initial download of the Video Viewer (for
downloading the Java applet)
Used by the web browser interface for managing the
switch and launching KVM sessions
Used for transmission of KVM session data or
transmission of video on switches (requires the RAK)
Used for discovery (requires the RAK)
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