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Opengear's Advanced Console Servers Selected to Be Part of Interop New York's SDN Lab

Remote Infrastructure Management Company Puts Products to the Test as It Continues Strong Participation in Interop Events

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Sep 29, 2014) - Opengear (, a leading provider of critical infrastructure management solutions through advanced console servers, remote management, monitoring, and cellular out-of-band products, today announced its inclusion in the InteropNet SDN Lab, part of the annual Interop New York conference held September 29 through October 3 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center.

The InteropNET SDN Lab, a purpose-built lab to demonstrate software-defined networking systems and applications, will allow Opengear to showcase its cellular-enabled console servers and its central monitoring and management platform, Lighthouse. Opengear regularly participates in the InteropNet NOC at the Las Vegas event and is ready to put its interoperable solutions to the test in New York City at this inaugural SDN Lab.

The SDN Lab will showcase Opengear's IM4200 and IM7200 infrastructure management devices which feature integrated 4G LTE connectivity for fast remote diagnosis and resolution of network issues.

"You can't miss Opengear at an Interop event," said Todd Rychecky, VP Sales America, Opengear. "Since 2011 we've been packing up our latest out-of-band management technology and putting it on display at Interop events. This year will be no different with the debut of an exciting new product releasing the first day of the expo. When you're not seeing Opengear demonstrated in the SDN Lab, stop by booth #729 for a demo and to discuss Seth Meyers' keynote."

"The InteropNET SDN Lab looks forward to using Opengear's IM4200 and IM7200 console servers and demonstrating their 4G LTE out-of-band connectivity to the event's attendees and fellow participants," said Jennifer Jessup, General Manager, Interop.

About Opengear

Founded in 2004, Opengear designs, manufactures and delivers the most feature-rich, cost-effective, flexible solutions for secure remote infrastructure management. With Opengear, companies can access and manage mission critical systems, devices and equipment remotely and securely, even if the network is down, to save costs and maximize business continuity. The company is headquartered in Sandy, Utah, has substantial operations in the UK and Australia, and sales partners worldwide. For more information, please visit

About Interop® 

Interop® is the leading independent technology conference and expo series designed to inform, inspire and connect the world's IT community. Part of UBM Tech's family of global brands, Interop® drives the adoption of technology, providing knowledge and insight to help IT and corporate decision-makers achieve business success. Through in-depth educational programs, workshops, real-world demonstrations and live technology implementations in its unique InteropNet program, Interop provides the forum for the most powerful innovations and solutions the industry has to offer. Interop Las Vegas is the flagship event held each spring, with Interop New York held each fall, with annual international events in India, London and Tokyo, all produced by UBM Tech and partners. For more information about these events, visit