Minuteman RPM Series Remote Power Managers

Expand monitoring and control of power to your devices with optional accessories

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Remote reboot/remote switch up to 16 devices from anywhere in the world with Minuteman RPM IP-Addressable PDUs.

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  1. Overview
  2. Features
  3. Models
  4. Software & Demos
  5. Specifications
RPM IP-Addressable PDUs Overview

Remote reboot/remote switch up to 16 devices remotely from anywhere in the world with Minuteman RPMs.

The RPM is an ip-addressable PDU that allows administrators and technicians to remotely control the power to connected servers, network equipment, and security devices, eliminating the need for wasteful service calls to reboot locked devices.

Each RPM also has the capability to perform regularly scheduled shutdowns and startups, offering additional cost savings via reduced energy consumption.

Minuteman RPM Product Lines
NEW! Control 1-2 Devices
NEW! Control 8-16 Devices
Manage 2 powered devices at remote sites through a single IP address from anywhere in the world via web browser - perfect for small space environments. Manage 8-16 powered devices at remote sites through a single IP address from anywhere in the world via web browser. 120/208V, horizontal or vertical mounting.

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See how easy remote management can be!
Check out the Live Software Demo

Access the Minuteman RPM Live Demo and get hands-on with the web interfaces of our two different RPM product lines. See how it easy it is to manage power from anywhere via your PC, Smartphone, or Tablet. Get started now >>

PowerLearning Video Series:
Remote Power Management

Learn all the benefits of remote power management products. See how to save time and expense while eliminating downtime by using an economical power management module to control from any internet-enabled device. Watch now >>

White Paper:
Saving Time & Money with Remote Management

On average, a service call to reboot a locked up device at a remote location costs $350 per hour. See how to save your organization time and money, while also increasing productivity. Learn more in this FREE White Paper >>

How do Minuteman RPMs work?

Each Minuteman RPM Series product connects to the network via a CAT5 connection. Connected devices can be monitored, controlled, and managed via a secure web interface, allowing administrators to resolve issues from anywhere in the world.

Sample installation of RPM1521E

To learn more, visit the product pages for each of our 3 series of RPMs above.

RPM IP-Addressable PDU Features

RPM1521E 2-port
Learn more about the RPM1521E >>

  • IP-addressable Remote Power Manager
    Built-in web server and two power outlets
  • Control Power Equipment Remotely
    Via the Internet without on-site presence of service personnel
  • Instant Notifications to Eliminate Downtime
    Email, SMS text messages and trap notification will be generated when power events have occurred.
  • Two Independently Controllable Ports
    Each AC power outlet can be independently switched ON/OFF, power cycled for immediate reboots or rebooted with timed delays and power event scheduling
  • LED Indicators
    For power status and control mode indication
  • Supports Power Start Sequencing
    Prevents all of the connected devices from starting simultaneously to limit the in-rush current to the RPM
  • Easy Web Setup
    For scheduling daily, weekly, monthly & yearly power operations on a specific outlet
  • Auto-Ping Feature
    Monitors & auto detects any failed network equipment and performs a timed reboot
  • Protected Access
    Helps manage user privileges and prevent unauthorized access to the control menu through the network, supports secure email (TLS)
  • Provides Multi-Group Accounts
    Lets different users control different power outlets
  • Supports SYSLOG, Web API function, and SSL (Compatible SNMP v1, v2c, v3)
  • Overload and Connected Equipment Protection via the Input Circuit Breaker
  • Rack Mountable Design with Holes on the Side of the Metal Enclosure
    With optional rack-mounting kit (BRKT RM RPM1521)
  • Provides Surge Protection
    Eliminate disrupting/damaging effects of momentary voltage spikes or surges

RPM 8 & 16-port Features
Learn more about the RPM 8 & 16-port models >>

  • Allows rebooting from any internet-enabled device via a secure connection
  • Allows scheduling of tasks
  • Offers password-protected security levels
  • Configure and control RPM units worldwide through most standard web browsers using a single network IP address
  • Accommodates RPM technology with most network and security protocols
  • Manage devices from anywhere in the world
  • 10 foot power cord for versatile installations
  • 15 & 20-amp capacities, 120 and 208VAC
  • True RMS (Root Mean Square) load meter and LCD display
  • 1U / 0U convertible, and 0U vertical-only models
  • SNMP & DNS Support
Minuteman RPM IP-addressable PDUs

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Compact 120V models
  • RPM1521E
    2-port, ultra-compact IP-addressable PDU
120V rackmount models
  • RPM1581HVN
    1U horizontal or vertical mount with 8 outlets controllable via web browser
  • RPM20161VN
    0U vertical mount with 16 outlets controllable via web browser
208V rackmount Models
  • RPM2082HVI
    1U horizontal or vertical mount with 8 outlets controllable via web browser
  • RPM20162VI
    0U vertical mount with 16 outlets controllable via web browser

Additional resources

Minuteman RPM Software and Live Demos

Minuteman RPMs include a secure web server which gives access to all controls, scheduling, and setup parameters from any internet-enabled device. Learn more about each model's interface on their respective pages.

Live RPM Software Demos

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RPM Specifications

2-port RPM1521E

Ultra-compact 2-port remote management solution available with rack mounting hardware; accessible via smartphone, tablet, or PC. Learn more >>

Number of Phases Single (1 2W + G)
Input & Output Voltage 100 - 120VAC
Input & Output Frequency 47 - 63Hz
Total Output Current (max) 12 Amp (at 120V)
Surge Energy Rating 800 J
Input Protection Re-settable Power Switch/Breaker
15 Amp Breaker
Operating Temperature +32 - +140 F (0 60 C)
Storage Temperature +5 to +140 F (-15 to +60 C)
Operating/Storage Humidity 0 - 95% Non-Condensing
Operating Elevation 0 to +10,000 ft (0 to 3,000 m)
Storage Elevation 0 to +50,000 ft (0 to 15,000 m)
Utility Power Inlet IEC 320 C14
Input Power Cord NEMA 5-15P 6 ft (1.8 m)
Output Receptacles NEMA 5-15R
Net Dimensions (W x D x H) 7.17 x 4.90 x 1.70 (182 x 125 x 44 mm)
Net Weight 1.78 lbs (0.806 kgs)
Shipping Dimensions (W x D x H) 9.60 x 8.50 x 3.10 (245 x 217 x 80 mm)
Shipping Weight 2.78 lbs (1.260 kgs)
Safety Certification cTUVus (Tested to UL60951-1)

8 & 16-port RPM IP-Addressable PDUs

Horizontal and Vertical rackmount 8 & 16-port remote management solutions; accessible via smartphone, tablet, or PC. Learn more >>

Model RPM1581HVN RPM20161VN RPM2082HVI RPM20162VI
Installation Format 1U / 0U 0U 1U / 0U 0U
Dimensions 1.73" x 3.54" x 17.01" 2.2" x 1.73" x 49.02" 1.73" x 3.54" x 17.01" 2.2" x 1.73" x 49.02"
Operating Temperature Range 0° - 40°C
Operating Humidity Range 0 - 90%
Input Power Cord (Type) IEC320 C19 to 5-15P IEC320 C19 to 5-20P IEC320 C19 to 6-20P 
Power Cord Length 10 feet
Receptacle Quantity 8 16 8 16
Receptacle Type 5-15/20R  IEC320 C13 (14) IEC320 C13
(2) IEC320 C19
Input Circuit Breaker 15A 20A 15A 20A
Maximum Capacity 12A 16A 12A 16A
True RMS Meter or Digital True RMS
LCD Display Yes
Individual Outlet Monitoring/Control Yes
Grouped Outlet Monitoring/Control Yes
Support Data Encryption SSL / HTTPs
Power On/Off Sequencing Yes
Scheduled On/Off/Cycling Yes
Remote Power/Status Monitoring Yes
Temp/Humidity Monitoring Option No
Ping Response Capability Yes
Event Alert Types Email / Trap / Audible
Environmental Monitoring Response No
Multiple Level Account Setup No
Configurable Alarm Thresholds 1 (Set for entire PDU)
RADIUS Login Support No
SYSLOG Support Yes (w/SW Utility)
Inactive User Logoff No
DNS Support Yes
Batch Firmware Upgrades (Over LAN) No
Safety Certfication UL60950-1
RoHS Compliant Yes
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