If you have multiple computers across your network that you need to administer but only require one keyboard and mouse to control them. A new piece of software called Synergy allows you to share a common keyboard and a mouse between multiple computers on a local network and supports Linux, Mac, and Windows.
Synergy is a free to download and is Open Source Software that lets you easily share your mouse and keyboard between multiple computers, where each computer has it’s own display. To setup Synergy no special hardware is required, all that is required is a local area network to connect all the computer together.
You can download Synergy from its website at http://synergy-foss.org/
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