Airport Technology is using cookies

We use them to give you the best experience. If you continue using our website, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.

ContinueLearn More X

IHSE Keyboard, Video and Mouse (KVM) Extenders, Matrix Switches and Video Converters

IHSE is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced keyboard, video, mouse (KVM) extenders and switches.

Information is crucial to safe and efficient air operations. IHSE solutions transport real-time data throughout the entire air traffic control and management process, enhancing safety and operational efficiency from take-off to landing, and beyond.

IHSE systems deliver critical data to control towers, aid ground and air personnel training, assist with baggage handling and inform passengers through terminal information and signage.

All with multiple-levels of system redundancy, back-up and failsafe operation to ensure continuous, mission-critical operation. Features include:

  • Continuous 24/7 operation with minimal downtime
  • Artefact and latency-free video up to 4K/60Hz and more
  • Fully secure KVM transmission with instant response
  • Redundancy and back-up to meet security requirements

KVM products for signal switching, extension and conversion

IHSE’s KVM products create a more inviting and productive workspace for employees or customers by extending the reach of computer peripherals away from their primary sources, central processing unit (CPUs) and servers.

KVM solutions eliminate the need for multiple keyboards and move CPUs away from workstations to reduce clutter, environmental noise and total power consumption.

IHSE offers products for switching, extending and converting multiple signal formats using either Cat X or fibre-optic cabling.

The company’s extender modules support a range of formats, such as DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort, VGA, analogue and digital audio, USB-HID, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, RS-232 and RS-422.

KVM matrix switches

IHSE’s matrix solutions enable switching between various sources and remote consoles. Any connected console featuring peripherals can access any other connected computer within the network.

Matrix switching defines a connection between sources and peripherals. IHSE’s unique Draco tera switches offer fast KVM switching, providing full computer access without delays, and up to 288 I / O ports can be configured.

Sources and peripherals are automatically recognised and mapped, without manual re-configuration.

KVM extenders

With KVM extenders, users can re-locate their computers or CPU servers at longer distances than allowed by standard cables. The extenders can be interconnected via copper cables (Cat X) or fibre-optic cabling at ranges of up to 10km.

IHSE’s extenders connect users to peripherals, such as keyboards, monitors, and USB-HID and USB 2.0 accessories, as if they were located directly at the workstation. Relocating CPU devices in separate rooms makes it easier to protect critical CPUs and servers from dirt, moisture and unauthorised access.

The company’s solutions eliminate heat and noise disturbances produced by CPUs and servers, making them suitable for a range of environments, such as financial and data centres, sound studios, hospitals, air traffic control towers, and seagoing vessels with limited equipment space.

Video converters

IHSE’s media conversion technology enables clients’ older protocols and computer display technology to work effectively with the latest equipment and digital display devices.

The company’s video converters have evolved from a basic stop-gap technology concept to a critical solution for a customer’s maintenance and service requirements.

Converter modules allow a variety of formats, such as CGA, EGA, RGB, S-Video, Component Video, SDI and HD-SDI, to be displayed on newer DVI flat panel displays, extending the lifecycles of industrial and commercial-grade electronic equipment.

Make an enquiry

Press Release

Join IHSE at the World’s Largest Air Traffic Management Exhibition

We would like to invite you to our stand at World ATM Congress in Madrid, Spain, on 10-12 March.

Product and Services
White Papers

KVM in Air Traffic Management and Airport Operations

IHSE's KVM technology is used to provide airports with real-time traffic data for optimum operations, as well as enhanced safety and efficiency.


Benzstraße 1

88094 Oberteuringen


+49 7546 9248 0 KVM Switches KVM Extenders

IHSE Images

Press Release

18 February 2020

We would like to invite you to our stand at World ATM Congress in Madrid, Spain, on 10-12 March.

Read more
31 January 2020

IHSE has expanded the connectivity of its KVM solutions to include location-independent access over an IP interface.

Read more
24 January 2020

IHSE is expanding the successful Draco ultra series with additional KVM extender models.

Read more
17 January 2020

IHSE has announced the launch of Draco ultra DP 1.2 Dual-Head option kit.

Read more
20 December 2019

IHSE Draco tera KVM systems now allow for the collaborative use of multi-monitor workstations.

Read more
13 December 2019

A strategy that identifies and delivers the crucial features of mission-critical KVM systems, TRUE KVM will be the subject of IHSE’s demonstrations at ISE this year.

Read more
6 December 2019

IHSE has brought out its new Draco vario Remote IP CPU.

Read more
5 December 2019

While IHSE's existing Draco vario Remote IP CPU module connects virtual machines to KVM matrix switch systems, a new feature has now been added that enables webpages to be accessed on the web browser in Kiosk Mode. 

Read more
8 August 2018

IHSE will be showcasing its latest KVM innovations at the IBC Exhibition in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Read more
29 May 2018

Be there to see and experience IHSE's latest advanced KVM products at the InfoComm Event.

Read more
23 May 2018

IHSE's Draco vario Remote IP CPU transforms both the keyboard, video and mouse (KVM) market and the virtual machine space by joining the two systems to create a streamlined solution.

Read more
15 May 2018

IHSE has won Best of Show at NAB2018 for the Draco ultra series of keyboard, video and mouse (KVM) products.

Read more

Regional Offices


Benzstraße 1

88094 Oberteuringen


+49 7546 9248 0 KVM Switches KVM Extenders


1 Corporate Drive

Cranbury, NJ 08512

United States of America

+1 732 738 8780

IHSE GmbH Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

158 Kallang Way, #07-13A

Singapur 349245


+65 6841 4707

Go Top