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About Avocent Corporation

Avocent hopes network administrators think its products are heaven sent. The company makes data center infrastructure management hardware and software. Its keyboard, video, and mouse switches and consoles helps users control IT devices whether they're across the room or around the globe. The products are used in data centers and other places where control is crucial, but not always at hand. Avocent's clients span industries such as media and entertainment, health care, energy, and finance, as well as the public sector and other enterprise customers. Avocent operates as a brand of Vertiv.

Operations

Avocent operates as a brand of Vertiv, which makes infrastructure equipment for data centers and networks.

 

Company Background

The result of a merger between Apex and rival Cybex Computer Products, Avocent was combined with Aperture Technologies, which Emerson acquired in 2008, to form a new division under Emerson Network Power. That division addresses data center infrastructure management.

Avocent Corporation

4991 CORPORATE DR
Huntsville, AL 35805-6201
Phone: 1 (256) 430-4000

Stats

Employer Type: Privately Owned
EVP Emerson and Business Leader, Emerson Network Power Systems: Scott Barbour
President, Emerson Network Power Systems, China: Hengke Fu
President, Emerson Network Power Systems, Asia-Pacific: Stephen Liang
Employees (This Location): 400
Employees (All Locations): 950