This white paper delves into the evolution and advancements of KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse) technology in modern control rooms. It highlights the transition from traditional, analog KVM systems to digital, high-performance solutions, emphasizing their critical role in enhancing workflow, efficiency, and system scalability in control room environments. Key learnings:
Modern KVM systems offer improved connectivity and flexibility, overcoming limitations of early analog systems in control room applications.
Proprietary and IP-based KVM systems are detailed, each providing unique benefits for control room design, including system resiliency and flexibility.
The paper explores advanced features like glide and switch, source thumbnail switching, and multi-view KVM, enhancing user interaction and efficiency.
The evolution of KVM technology aligns with the growing complexity of control room operations, offering tailored solutions to meet diverse operational needs.