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IGEL Announces Winner of IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes

Robert Butler, Senior Systems Analyst for Retail Business Services, an Ahold-Delhaize company, awarded the Tesla Model S P100D during a reception held on Aug. 30 at VMworld US 2017 in Las Vegas

Jed and Tesla Winner for IGEL PressSan Francisco, Aug. 31, 2017 – IGEL, a world leader in endpoint security and optimization software for the secure enterprise, announced today that Robert Butler, Senior Systems Analyst for Retail Business Services, an Ahold-Delhaize company, has won the IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes, sponsored by Samsung and AMD. Butler was announced as the winner of the Tesla Model S P100D during a cocktail reception held last night at The LIGHT Vegas, Mandalay Bay, and featuring Sumit Dhawan, SVP and GM for VMware EUC; Mike Schumacher, President for Lakeside Software; Jed Ayres, President and CEO, IGEL North America; and, Douglas Brown, Global Technology Evangelist for IGEL.

“We chose to give away the Tesla Model S P100D to one lucky winner as part of our IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes because it is the world’s fastest, smartest and cleanest software-defined car,” said Jed Ayres, President and CEO, IGEL North America. “In a similar vein, IGEL’s unified endpoint security and optimization software promotes faster, smarter and more secure desktop deployments, along with seamless integration with best-of-breed desktop virtualization technologies. In addition, customers can convert any 64-bit, x86-based device into an IGEL-powered endpoint, and control it from a centralized management console. We are excited to announce the culmination of the IGEL Tesla Sweepstake and congratulate Mr. Butler on winning the Tesla Model S P100D.”

The IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes, which began on Feb. 20, 2017 and culminated on Aug. 30, 2017 at VMworld US 2017 in Las Vegas, were open to IT decision makers who attended one of the more than 200 qualifying events that took place in North America, certain European countries and Australia during the contest period. For more details on the contest, visit

“We are excited to have teamed up with IGEL and AMD as part of the IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes Promotion to demonstrate how together, we are able to offer our enterprise customers state-of-the art, yet cost-effective, end-user computing solutions that are ideal for any business environment,” said Greg Spence, Senior Business Development Manager, Cloud Solutions, Samsung Electronics.

Ralph Gonzalez, Worldwide Endpoint Segment Manager for AMD Enterprise Solutions added, “The combination of IGEL’s industry-leading endpoint computing solutions and our AMD quad-core processors provides modern enterprise environments with the performance and power they need to accelerate workforce productivity, while at the same time supporting the intense graphics and computing functionality demanded by today’s multimedia workers.”

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IGEL delivers powerful unified endpoint security and optimization software that is revolutionary in its simplicity and purpose-built for the enterprise. The company’s world-leading software products include the IGEL OS™, Universal Desktop Converter™ (UDC), IGEL Cloud Gateway™ (ICG), IGEL UD Pocket™ (UDP) and Universal Management Suite™ (UMS). These solutions enable a more secure, manageable and cost-effective endpoint security and optimization platform across nearly any x86 device. Additionally, IGEL’s German engineered and manufactured thin, zero and all-in-one client solutions deliver the industry’s best warranty (5 years), support (3 years after end of life) and management functionality. IGEL enables enterprises to precisely control all devices running IGEL OS as well as Windows OS from a single dashboard interface. IGEL has offices worldwide and is represented by partners in over 50 countries. For more information on IGEL, visit localhost:9000.


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