Category: iBoot

iBoot-WiFi – Cut the Cord to Remote Reboot

Published on February 2, 2015

iBoot, Product News

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iBoot-WiFi extends Dataprobe’s popular remote power switch family with wireless connectivity. Users can now protect critical system from unnecessary downtime without having to pull an additional network cable. Users can now locate remote power control anywhere it is needed, and is ideal for remote devices like overhead projectors, access points and wireless networks. Users can access iBoot-WiFi either directly through…

Securing Access to Shared Resources

Published on August 5, 2014

Education, iBoot, iPIO-8, Unique Applications

Northwestern University’s Shared and Core Facilities Office is responsible for helping to manage hundreds of important pieces of scientific instrumentation. Researches from all across the globe come to NU to study and experiment in fields as wide ranging as Energy, Material Science, and Genomics. Allocating and scheduling in each of these facilities is a challenge shared by administrators in each…

Getting Reboot Right

Published on June 16, 2014

iBoot, iBootBar, Tips and Tricks

If you are using iBoot or one of our other power management products to power cycle your PC or Server, you want to make sure the computer turns back on when power is switched. There are settings in the computer that dictate how the computer will respond when power is first connected to the computer. Those same settings control what…

iBoot-G2+ New Firmware with Cloud Support

Published on May 9, 2014

iBoot

Dataprobe is pleased to release the latest firmware for the iBoot-G2+.  This version supports the latest iBoot Cloud Service (iBCS).  Download version  1.21.80 at iBoot-G2+ Support Page.  For more Information on iBCS, watch this video and download this guide.

iBoot Model Selection Video

Published on April 3, 2014

iBoot

A new video is posted on our website that makes getting the right iBoot for your application easier. Models covered in this video are: iBoot-G2 iBoot-G2 Plus iBoot-DC iBoot-IO iBoot-Hub

“Your iBoot will save lives”

Published on September 26, 2013

iBoot, Security, Unique Applications

We like to think that we fulfill an important mission, keeping networks reliable and minimizing downtime.  We try not to use too much hyperbole in touting our significance in the lives of other people, but sometime we hear from users that moves us to tear of pride.  I will share one of those letters with you: “I am the Senior…

Let AutoPing Protect Your Network

Published on September 24, 2013

iBoot, Product News, Tips and Tricks

We get a lot of calls for our old PowerPal phone line power controller.  When we tell them that the iBoot does the same thing over the network they often reply: “But the network is the thing that is failing and needs to be rebooted!” Thank heavens we invented AutoPing! The AutoPing feature allows iBoot to automatically detect when the network…

iBoot Puts Your Safety First

Published on September 10, 2013

iBoot, iBootBar, Product News

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Dataprobe UL Lists A/C Power Switching Products Dataprobe iBoot and iBootBar A/C power switching products are UL Listed. This means they are tested by Underwriters Laboratories and Certified to meet their exacting standards. It also means that the tests conducted are appropriate for the type of device under test. Only devices that are tested and pass all the tests conducted…

Another Reason to upgrade your iBoot-G2

Published on August 22, 2013

iBoot, Product News, Tips and Tricks

In addition to all the other good reasons to keep your iBoot-G2 upgraded, Our latest release 1.10.59 has a secret control method that we are sharing with our blog readers first. The iBoot-G2 can be controlled directly from the web browser with a simple URL command. This allows you to create bookmarks that can turn power on/off or reboot with…