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Pakedge Device & Software K64U Pre-Configured Gigabit Router and Power over Ethernet Switch Kit
The Pakedge K64U Preconfigured, Multi-VLAN, Gigabit Router and Power over Ethernet Switch Kit offers 24 ports of full Power over Ethernet (PoE) connectivity and incorporates Pakedge’s exclusive Unified Threat Management (UTM) parental website controls and system antivirus.
It provides the highest levels of audio/video bridging (AVB) and smart home networking performance, along with easy installation and robust security. The K64U is ideal for streaming high-definition IP camera feeds and handing high-speed wireless transmission.
The K64U includes the Pakedge R6V router, SW-24P fully managed 24-port gigabit Ethernet switch and mounting brackets. It offers extensive connections including 23 VLAN gigabit switch ports to accommodate larger networks, six preconfigured VLANs including a secure guest VLAN, four fiber ports for longer cable runs and more.
The K64U is designed for easy installation. It comes preconfigured for a wide variety of applications, from basic networks to complex residential systems. Each device on the network can be prioritized, enabling more efficient network operation.
The K64U’s gigabit speed delivers the fastest possible network and WAN speeds to ensure reliable audio/video bridging performance for all connected devices. It provides 15.4 watts of PoE power, and each port can be individually and remotely power cycled.
The Pakedge K64U provides extremely high parental and security protection, thanks to its UTM Unified Threat Management functionality that blocks viruses, questionable websites and other unwanted content at the router before it can get past the firewall. UTM lets parents select three levels of user access (for example, teens and adults can access social media but younger children can’t). UTM blocks unwanted website groups for the entire home and blocks selected devices from questionable websites.
The K64U includes additional pro-active security services that provide superior protection against phishing and other threats. Security scanning is done within hardware rather than software, for increased network speed.
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The Pakedge K64U is specifically designed for custom-installation applications, unlike other manufacturers' products that are not optimized for audio/video bridging and smart home networking. It is an enterprise-grade product that is engineered to provide the highest levels of reliability and performance.
The K64U is designed to make installation easy, with features like preconfigured VLANs, color-coded rear-panel jacks that enable a faster, cleaner installation in an A/V rack without any messy wires protruding from the front, and quiet operation that enables the K64U to be placed in an equipment rack or entertainment cabinet without disturbing anyone with unwanted noise.
The K64U incorporates Pakedge's exclusive UTM Unified Threat Management capability, which blocks viruses and unwanted websites before they ever reach the network. This feature provides a high degree of security eliminating the need for store bought software at the gateway level. It also allows parents to select different levels of password-protected access for different users. Visitors who bring their devices into the home, such as a teenage daughter's friend, will also be blocked from accessing unwanted content.
The K64U enables the installer to set up a guest network apart from the main network, and control the level of access that guest users have. It offers extensive connectivity including 24 ports of full PoE, two WAN ports, a DMZ port for easy connection of web and ftp servers or gaming consoles, four fiber ports and more.
All cables are installed from the back. This feature was pioneered by Pakedge and unique to the custom-installation market, and enables a clean, uncluttered installation in a structured wiring panel, equipment rack, cabinet or on a shelf. Blue front-panel LED status indicators provide real-time status monitoring.
The Pakedge K64U offers a number of unique and useful benefits that can be summarized as follows:
- Features and functionality designed specifically for custom-installation
- Optimized for audio/video bridging applications
- 24 ports of full Power over Ethernet
- Ideal for streaming high-definition IP camera feeds and handling wireless transmission
- Can accommodate devices such as high-definition megapixel IP cameras and streaming high-definition video over IP
- Ease of installation - the K64U comes preconfigured for a wide variety of applications including preconfigured VLANs
- Exclusive UTM Unified Threat Management protection provides robust security by blocking unwanted content and viruses before they reach the network
- Offers three levels of parental control for accessing or preventing access to websites
- Prevents outside devices (for example, a visitor's iPad) from accessing unwanted content
- Extensive connectivity with 23 gigabit-speed ports, four fiber ports, dual WAN ports, a DMZ port and more
- Color-coded rear-panel jacks for a clean installation without messy wires protruding from the front of an equipment rack
- Extremely reliable, enterprise-grade operation
- Can be easily reconfigured if desired
- Enables setting up a guest network that is kept separate from the main network
- Quiet operation allows the K64U to be set up near the user's location without unwanted noise
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K64U Pre-Configured Gigabit Router and Power over Ethernet Switch Kit
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