CDI offers a variety of options for device management depending on security and operational preferences. From simple CLI access to full-featured key stoke logging; CDI has a tool to help you make Out-of-Band Management simple and secure. All security products run easily on networked or virtualized environments and can even absorb and manage non-CDI appliances for a single pane of glass management platform. If security of the OOB platform is your goal, owning the management platform is critical for continuity.
PCI enhanced security features include roll-based security controls, and native 2-factor authentication.