Telemedicine — Expanded Telehealth Benefits for Medicare Beneficiaries

Telemedicine Thin Clients Noted on CMS.Gov March 2020 The Trump Administration today announced expanded Medicare telehealth coverage that will enable beneficiaries to receive a wider range of healthcare services from their doctors without having to travel to a healthcare facility. Beginning on March 6, 2020, Medicare—administered by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)—will temporarily pay clinicians… Read More »

Available Today: HP ZCentral Remote Boost & Connect

To Thinclient from HP As you know, in November, HP announced ZCentral, a solution powering the next-gen of computing with the world’s first single-sourced remote workstation solution. Starting today, customers can access the new generation of ZCentral Remote Boost here, and the proprietary ZCentral Connect software here. In tandem, HP is extending the ZCentral Remote Boost software free trial to… Read More »

Touch Screen Safe AntiMicrobial Wipes

Visit Kiosk Industry for latest updates on AntiMicrobial Wipes, Sprays, film, UV-C, Copper, Coatings and more. Last Updated on March 15, 2020 at 11:48 am Disinfectant Wipes for Touch Screen By now we have all seen and read countless articles on how best to protect ourselves and others from bacterial infection. Before we begin we want to list some recommended resources… Read More »

KMA Announces ADA Accessibility Chairpersons

From Kiosk Industry March 2020 From PRNewswire March 2020 WESTMINSTER, Colo., March 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Kiosk Manufacturer Association aka KMA announces our new ADA and Accessibility Chairpersons.  Serving as co-chairpersons for our committee is Randy Amundson of Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. and Mr. Peter Jarvis of Storm Interface.  Randy is one of our founding chairpersons and is continuing in his support of KMA and ADA. Peter is a charter sponsor… Read More »

CSUN 2020 Assistive Technology

CSUN Assistive Technology Conference From Kiosk Industry Come to the 2020 Exhibit Hall and experience first-hand the cutting-edge assistive technology offered in over 100 booths. For 34 years, thousands have attended the CSUN Conference’s free Exhibit Hall to have the opportunity to directly interact with the providers who develop the technology, products and services designed to promote inclusion… Read More »

Kiosk Research – 2020 Mercator QSR Kiosk Market Report

From Kiosk Industry Feb 2020 Self-Service QSR Kiosks Gaining Popularity Editors Note: Short and concise report on QSR Kiosk market. Nothing on drive-thru kiosks. Quite a few players not included (maybe next time). Example would be reference to McDonalds Times Square Flagship project (see CNBC writeup we published back in May 2019). That is Pyramid Computer out of Germany making those.… Read More »

Thin Client RFPs – Application Containment & Endpoint Detection

RFPs we see. Both of these on SAM as of Feb 2020 ================================= SOURCES SOUGHT ANNOUNCEMENT PL84110008 The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) is seeking sources for Application Containment CONTRACTING OFFICE ADDRESS: IT CONTRACTING DIVISION BUILDING 3600 2300 EAST DRIVE Scott AFB IL 62225-5406 US For the purposes of this Sources Sought, endpoints are described as follows: t… Read More »

Thin Client News – IGEL Heiko Gloge Passes CEO Torch To Jed Ayres

Excerpt From CRN Thin Client News – IGEL Founding Father Heiko Gloge Passes CEO Torch To Jed Ayres ‘This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity focused on how the world is going to consume applications and Windows desktops,’ says new IGEL CEO Jed Ayres. ‘It’s a Cinderella moment in my career. It’s a great honor, but it’s also a huge… Read More »

Thin Client vs. Thick Client vs. Zero Client

Finding the best client for security, performance, virtualization, mobility and the cloud. by Jacquelyn BengfortTwitter Jacquelyn Bengfort is a freelance writer based in Washington, DC. A social anthropologist by training, she writes on topics from education to the military, gender to fictional post-apocalyptic worldscapes. How thin can you go? New clients continue to be introduced, like HP’s unveiling of… Read More »

Chrome Thin Client – Intel’s Project Athena & Chromebooks

Intel’s at CES newest stab at UltraBook. Setting standards. Mostly Windows. Partnering with Google Announced Chromebook. intel took the stage at CES 2020 to deliver their keynote like they do kind of year after year and right in the middle of it they took a few minutes to talk about the progress that they’ve made on project Athena… Read More »

10ZiG to Demo BCR via Experimental CER Feature in Citrix Workspace App on Linux-Based Thin Client at Citrix Summit

10ZiG to Demo BCR via Experimental CER Feature in Citrix Workspace App on Linux-Based Thin Client at Citrix Summit 10ZiG Technology is demonstrating improved Browser Content Redirection using the Chromium Embedded Framework feature via the Citrix Workspace App on 10ZiG Linux-Based Thin Clients today at Citrix Summit 2020.   ORLANDO, FLORIDA – 10ZiG Technology® is conducting live demonstrations of… Read More »

Thin Client Review 2020 Thinclient.org

Thinclient Review We start the year with a listing and review of thin client models from multiple manufacturers. Thin client computing has seen a big increase in RFPs being issued from local, city, state and federal agencies over 2019.  We monitor RFPs for this market. You can see list of them on our RFP page. Sorry Dell/Wyse but… Read More »

2019 Chromebook of the year

From AboutChromeBooks My pick for 2019 Chromebook of the year  December 31, 2019  Kevin C. Tofel  5 Comments Chromebook Pixel 2015, Chromebooks, Clamshell, Google, Pixel Slate, Pixelbook, Pixelbook Go It’s been an exciting 2019 in the world of Chromebooks, which comes to an end today. And about two weeks ago on a podcast, I shared what my Chromebook of the year is. But I put off writing… Read More »

JAWS Kiosk Software for ADA Accessibility

New software released from Vispero and Paciello Group. Enables ADA and Accessibility on Windows-based workstation and are a great tool for corporate networks looking to provide accessibility options for their employees. JAWS Kiosk by Vispero Vispero®, the world’s leading assistive technology provider for the visually impaired, is excited to announce an addition to the Vispero family: JAWS Kiosk. A collaboration… Read More »

HP ZCentral Thin Client Computing – Office of the Future

Thin Client Computing Next Generation ZCentral New accelerated speeds with reduced latency and high security for remote workplace.  Empowering remote locations is very important in todays environment of increased competition for specialized talent. And reduced IT budgets. LAS VEGAS, Nov. 18, 2019 — Today at Autodesk University, HP Inc. announced HP ZCentral, a solution powering the next-gen of… Read More »

$39 Android Thin Client – Now that is cheap…

From TechRadar Very Cheap Android Thin Client Writeup on TechRadar of very, and I mean very, cheap Android Thin Client. Some good advice too on buying Chinese online. OUR VERDICT The Magicsee N5 Nova is the cheapest Android device with 4GB of RAM and 64GB onboard storage so definitely one to consider if you want to experience Android… Read More »

Why Thin Clients Must Die

Thin Clients Must Die Reference article Passport to Hell off Arstechnica Editors Note: Fellow grew up on SCO and amber terminals, and Wordperfect.  I remember those days as I had one of those terminals. Days I talked about the “elegant file system” of inodes.  I grew up on on an XT with an IRMA card working 3270 Mapics.… Read More »

VMWorld Thin Client News – HP t740 thin client announced

HP t640 thin client In advance of VMworld 2019, HP is announcing HP t740 thin client, the t640 and also ThinPro PC Converter. These are new additions to its HP thin client portfolio to help businesses maximize their transition to Virtual Desktop Infrastructures (VDI) and cloud environments. HP’s versatile thin client portfolio is purpose-built with ITDMs in mind,… Read More »

Dell Unveils its Most Secure Mobile and All-in-One Thin Clients

Dell Thin Client News Reprinted from Dell Highlights: New Dell Wyse 5470 enables optimized mobility and productivity to collaborate and work confidently from the cloud New Dell Wyse 5470 All-in-One delivers optimized performance and trusted security on a 23.8-inch display New mobile and All-in-One thin clients are designed to enhance virtual workspaces with ultimate security and intelligent unified… Read More »

Rich Severson – New Employee Stratodesk Thin Client

New Employee Stratodesk Thin Client From Stratodesk August 7, 2019 Seasoned Thin Client industry veteran, Rich Severson, joins Stratodesk’s team as part of its explosive growth. Rich Severson is the latest addition to our Sales and Engineering team. As a Senior Solutions Engineer, he will play a key role in driving Stratodesk’s continued global growth. This includes expanding… Read More »

IGEL adds to executive team to leverage triple digit North American growth

IGEL North America The increase in big deals bringing in larger customers is a key reason behind the appointment of Brad Richards as IGEL’s first Chief Customer Officer. At the Microsoft Inspire event where they are in attendance this week, IGEL announced extremely strong triple digit growth over the past year. They are also emphasizing that they are… Read More »

VMware grabs the company who trademarked “desktop as a service”

Desktop As A Service Thin Client Late last night, VMware announced it had acquired Desktone, a company that provides virtual desktops as a service, which (among other things) allows users on mobile platforms to access Windows apps from non-Windows devices. At first glance, this is a little puzzling given that VMware already has its own technology for doing… Read More »

Minix NEO J50C thin client PC review

Excerpted from Tech Radar. Read full article A balanced, well designed and keenly priced micro workstation By Desire Athow 12 days agoPC & Mac Desktops  Image credit: TechRadar OUR VERDICT Had it not been for its ability to drive a pair of 4K monitors or being powered by a Type-C connector, our take on the J50C would have been lukewarm.… Read More »

Global Thin Client System Market 2018 – Dell, HP, Ncomputing, Centerm, IGELTechnology, Fujitsu, VXLTechnology, NECCorporation

 June 24, 2019  The market research report of the global “Thin Client System Market” is a fundamental study carried out by the experts with a perspective of the global market. It gets to the details of competing structure of industries worldwide. Composed by using proficient standardized tools like S.W.O.T Analysis, the global Thin Client System market research report… Read More »

HP Announces New EliteBooks & Mobile Thin Client

Mobile Thin Client HP has announced the next generation of their affordable HP EliteBook 700 G6 series business laptops, the new HP EliteBook 735 G6 (13-inch) and HP EliteBook 745 G6 (14-inch). HP has added premium features to the mainstream line including 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen PRO processors with Radeon Vega graphics. Both new EliteBooks focus on power, security, and an ultra-slim design and feature… Read More »

Patient Kiosk Website for Healthcare Kiosks Launched

We’ve launched new website for Patient Kiosk Check-in. Products include Android check-in options with EMV. Patient Kiosk Check-In The patient check-in kiosk increases efficiency and patient satisfaction in emergency departments, waiting rooms and ambulatory settings by expediting the patient identification process, capturing patient insurance information and overall improving the patient experience. Patients can easily check-in and out, perform… Read More »

10ZiG Recognized as One of the 10 Most Promising Citrix Solution Providers – 2019

10Zig and Citrix Top Solution Provider CIOReview Editorial Board and an esteemed panel of judges reviewed and selected 10ZiG Technology® as One of the 10 Most Promising Citrix Solution Providers of 2019. LEICESTER, UK – Ongoing innovations and the increasing immensity of the Citrix Systems product suite and its partner network make it quite challenging to find service providers… Read More »

Falkirk Council Introduces VDI and IGEL to Deliver Workplace Flexibility

IGEL today announced that Falkirk Council has implemented virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to provide workplace flexibility and mobility for over 2,000 staff and to enable it to assess and rationalise its whole office estate to make better use of its building assets. Falkirk Council Introduces VDI and IGEL to Deliver Workplace Flexibility and Mobility for Over 2,000 Staff …£250,000 per annum… Read More »

Thinclient RFP Varian

On behalf of Varian Medical Systems (VMS) the VIT-Infra team pleased to reach out to your firm regarding a new potential business opportunity. VIT- Infra team seeks a preferred Supplier to provide a Proposal for Thin Client Endpoints Supporting VMware Workspace One Horizon Platform. You’ll find further details outlining the proposed business scope in the attached RFI/RFP document. Schedule… Read More »