Category Archives: Cloud Computing

A Comparison of 3 Cloud Strategies: Amazon, Microsoft, Google

(Note: The author of this fundamental analysis is a financial writer and portfolio manager. He and his clients own shares of GOOGL and MSFT company.) The following excerpt is from Investopedia Feb 25, 2019 Cloud computing is a booming industry and is likely to continue growing as faster data speeds such as the fifth-generation of wireless technology (5G) allow companies to move more of their computing power to the cloud. It’s clear that the cloud is dominated by two big companies: Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) and Microsoft Corp. (MSFT). What’s less clear is the status of another technology giant: Alphabet (GOOGL). Many estimate it to be a distant third. Each of these companies… Read More »

IGEL Cloud Workspace Endpoint Management with IGEL OS 11

IGEL, a world leader in software-defined endpoint optimisation and control solutions for the secure enterprise, today launched the IGEL Workspace Edition. Powered by the IGEL OS 11 operating system, the IGEL Workspace Edition demonstrates, once again, that IGEL is leading the industry in its software-first approach and ability to standardise, manage and secure any complex end user computing ecosystem. IGEL Revolutionises Cloud Workspace Endpoint Management with IGEL OS 11  Flexible software licensing options de-couple the hardware from the software, making it easier and more cost-effective than ever to sell, manage, and support IGEL’s software-defined endpoint solutions Reading, UK. Jan. 24, 2019 – IGEL, a world leader in software-defined endpoint optimisation and control… Read More »

HP Thin Client and Future of Cloud-Based Computing

HP Thin Client and Future of Cloud-Based Computing HP also introduced a new class of thin clients that will enable the next generation of virtualized computing and cloud-first application adoption across industries. The latest HP Thin Client innovations set new standards for customers seeking modern design, robust security, ease of management and attractive value. “As the cloud continues to reshape the way information is created, maintained and shared, HP Thin Client devices are delivering modern workflows with superior security and low-touch maintenance,” said Joanne Bugos, vice president and general manager, Thin Clients, HP Inc. “Our newest thin client solutions provide customers with a convenient and secure option to deploy both… Read More »

New 10ZiG Quad Core 4K Thin Client & Zero Client Series Featuring 3-Monitor Support, Touch Technology, and PoE Option to Debut at VMworld Las Vegas 2017

10ZiG Technology® is primed to reveal its new 5900q Thin Client & Zero Client Series with exceptional 3-monitor 4KUHD support, innovative touch technology, and PoE option at VMworld Las Vegas 2017. New 10ZiG Quad Core 4K Thin Client & Zero Client Series Featuring 3-Monitor Support, Touch Technology, and PoE Option to Debut at VMworld Las Vegas 2017  Enterprising 5900q Thin Client & Zero Client Series enhances the 10ZiG Technology line of devices with innovative design, first-time features, and outstanding product performance with the 10ZiG touch!  LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – 10ZiG Technology® is primed to reveal its new 5900q Thin Client & Zero Client Series with exceptional 3-monitor 4KUHD support, innovative touch… Read More »

HP Portfolio Windows® 10 IoT Enterprise Thin Clients

Palo Alto, Calif., Feb. 11, 2016 – HP Inc. today announced the world’s broadest  portfolio of shipping Windows 10® IoT Enterprise Thin Clients fordesktop, mobile and tablets(1) — the portfolio includes the HP t520, t620, t620 PLUS, t730, mt42, and both ElitePad 1000 G2 thin client tablets Designed for a broad range of cloud computing solutions across a variety of industries, including enterprise, manufacturing, healthcare and government, HP Thin Clients running Windows 10 IoT Enterprise deliver superb performance, extensive peripheral support, advanced security and easy management. “Forward-thinking customers have allowed HP to maintain its #1 worldwide market leadership position for Windows Embedded Thin Client shipments for the last seven years,”… Read More »

Thin Client – 2016 will be the year of the Management Workspace

The 2016 challenge IT managers: For the digital transformation or industry 4.0 they must on the one hand provide operative relief. On the other hand the maintenance rises during operation because workstation PCs stay longer in use. With a suitable workspace management strategy this paradox can be dissolve. Bremen 14 January 2016 – IGEL Technology takes the issue of managed workspace in the new year, significant attention and is expanding its portfolio of solutions to this effect consistently. IT managers in companies and authorities would be so relieved in favor of strategic and complex projects within the digital transformation. These transfers IGEL decades of know-how in the management of Thin,… Read More »

Thin Client – Central IT management made easy: The IGEL Management Interface

The IGEL Management Interface (IMI) enables integration of the IGEL Universal Management Suite with existing enterprise management systems. In particular, companies with large or distributed client infrastructures benefit from being able to make their workflows even more efficient and further increase IT administration automation. Reading, UK. October 7, 2015 – To accompany the launch of the new Universal Management Suite 5 (UMS 5), IGEL is introducing IMI, a pioneering solution that enables integrated endpoint management using an existing enterprise management system. Customers are able to administer all IGEL thin and zero clients within their IT infrastructure quickly and easily by means of existing systems, such as Microsoft SCCM or IBM… Read More »

10ZiG Technology’s New Web-Based Centralized Management Utility

Known for their speed to market and unparalleled customer and technical service, 10ZiG Technology is making a splash at this year’s VMworld with the introduction of new thin client products and a more user friendly management utility software. 10ZiG Technology’s New Centralized Management Utility Now Web-Based; Powerful Features 10ZiG Technology to introduce a new, powerful web-based centralized management utility at VMworld 2015, booth #2609, in San Francisco, California, August 30, – September 3. Leicester, UK – Known for their speed to market and unparalleled customer and technical service, 10ZiG Technology is making a splash at this year’s VMworld with the introduction of new thin client products and a more user… Read More »

Thin Client – HP Easy Shell for thin clients Announced

Easy Shell for Thin Client HP has announced HP Easy Shell, a Windows-based application that allows HP Thin Client users to control, customize, and protect  their Windows Embedded user experience with intuitive and easy to deploy settings. Designed with simplicity in mind for both end users and admins, HP Easy Shell is the go-to solution for businesses looking to customize their user experiences for Cloud, VDI, single and multi-purpose app environments. HP Easy Shell provides a more focused user experience without device domain connection requirements or complicated group admin policies. From denying and limiting access to apps and browsers, to fine-tuning the home display and control panels – nearly every… Read More »

IGEL & Friends geht in die zweite Runde: IGEL mit großer Partner-Roadshow wieder auf Tour

Bremen 3. März 2015 – Nach der erfolgreichen Premiere 2014 legt IGEL seine Endkunden-Roadshow neu auf. Um noch mehr interessierten Kunden die Teilnahme zu ermöglichen, ist IGEL & Friends in diesem Jahr sogar in vierzehn deutschen Städten von Nord bis Süd zu Gast. Vom 24. März bis zum 06. Mai erwartet die Besucher an jedem der Standorte ein abwechslungsreiches Programm aus Live-Demos, Technologie-Updates und Erfahrungsberichten. Auch die Liste an namhaften Technologie- und Lösungspartnern die IGEL auf der Tour begleiten, ist erneut gewachsen. So präsentieren Microsoft, Citrix, Nvidia Imprivata, CANCOM und AppSense ausgewählte Anwendungsbeispiele für die Umsetzung effizienter IT-Lösungen. Das so gewonnene Know-How verschafft den Besuchern die einmalige Gelegenheit, das gesammelte… Read More »

High Performance Computing mit Thin Clients – IGEL stellt den UD6 mit Quad-Core-Prozessor vor

IGEL Technology hat heute seinen neuesten und gleichzeitig leistungsstärksten Thin Client vorgestellt. Der IGEL UD6 überzeugt durch einenbis zu 2,42 GHz schnellen Intel Celeron Quad-Core-Prozessor und einer üppigen Speicherausstattung. Dieses Hardware-Gerüst macht das neue Flaggschiff aus dem Hause IGEL zur ersten Wahl, wenn es um die Bewältigung anspruchsvollster Grafik-, 3D- oder Multimedia-Anwendungen geht und gleichzeitig alle Vorteile einer sicheren und zentralisierten Infrastruktur genutzt werden sollen. Hardwareseitig eignet sich der UD6 durch seine Leistungsdaten für den Einsatz der Citrix HDX3D Pro Technologie, die speziell für den Zugriff auf zentrale 3D-Anwendungen konzipiert wurde. Dazu werden im Rechenzentrum zentrale Hochleistungs-CAD-Workstations/-Server betrieben, die mit leistungsfähigen NVIDIA GRID-Karten ausgestattet sind. Auf der Client-Seite bietet IGEL… Read More »

IGEL Technology is extending its support for the Crisis at Christmas initiative to help London’s homeless over the festive period.

Reading, UK. November 19th, 2014: IGEL Technology is extending its support for the Crisis at Christmas initiative to help London’s homeless over the festive period. This year 300 IGEL thin clients will be deployed at 10 schools and colleges used as Crisis Christmas Centres over the holiday. During the operation 8,000 Crisis charity volunteers across the country will make the greatest possible difference for more than 3,000 homeless guests. This will be IGEL’s fifth year of consecutive support for the initiative. For the first time this year, IGEL thin clients will be used at each London location as Video Call Kiosks to allow homeless guests to get in touch with… Read More »

Teradici Announces General Availability of PCoIP Zero Clients for Amazon WorkSpaces from Leading Manufacturers

PCoIP Zero Clients Teradici AWS Company Showcases PCoIP Zero Clients Running Amazon WorkSpaces at re:Invent 2014  BURNABY, British Columbia – November 10, 2014 – Teradici®, the technology leader for creating virtual workspaces, today announced general availability of PCoIP® Zero Clients forAmazon WorkSpaces. Almost 50 zero clients from 27 of the world’s leading manufacturers are now available in a variety of form factors, offering additional device flexibility to Amazon Web Services (AWS) enterprise customers. “Workspace-as-a-Service addresses the key IT pain points of application availability, device management and data security, while enabling enterprises to be more agile with their BYOD and enterprise mobility strategies,” said Scott Ottaway, vice president, 451 Research.  “451 Research… Read More »

Gartner Top 10 Cloud Myths for Thin Client

Nice breakout by Gartner of the major myths when it comes to Cloud Computing to keep in mind. Article and presentation link Myth 1: Cloud Is Always About Money IaaS prices fall, but SaaS applications typically don’t follow the same cost-cutting trends. For example, you know Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, and Microsoft Azure will deliver price cuts every few months — similar to the classic Moore’s Law in the chip market. But SaaS applications like Salesforce.com, WorkDay and others don’t deliver such price cuts.   Myth 2: You Have to Be Cloud to Be Good As IT organizations deploy next-generation applications, sometimes it just makes more sense to… Read More »