APC Rack LCD Consoles are a keyboard, mouse, 17" / 19" LCD console, and optional integrated 8 / 16 port analog KVM Switch (17" model only) all in a compact 1U design. This compact design allows a KVM switch to be mounted in the rear of the Rack LCD Console, or, eliminate the need for a separate KVM switch altogether by choosing a Rack LCD Console with Integrated 8 / 16 port analog KVM Switch. The console is easily installed and minimizes support and maintenance costs, ensuring lower cost of ownership. The ultra-thin LCD screen, touchpad technology, and easy-to-install single user rack mount kit combine to form a high-quality, streamlined solution built for rack monitoring and management. The Rack LCD Consoles can be used in a variety of IT environments, from computer rooms to large data centers.