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IGEL to Showcase Powerful Endpoint security and optimization Solutions at VMworld 2017 US

IGEL’s software-defined thin and zero clients are intuitive, secure and scalable, purpose-built for VDI, and compatible with VMware® Horizon 7

San Francisco, Aug. 24, 2017 – IGEL, a world leader in endpoint security and optimization software for the secure enterprise, announced today that it is featuring its powerful unified endpoint security and optimization software, IGEL OS™-powered endpoints, zero clients and all-in-one endpoints solutions during VMworld US 2017, taking place Aug. 27-31 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.

“We are proud to be a sponsor, presenter and exhibitor for VMworld US 2017,” said Jed Ayres, President and CEO, IGEL North America. “This is one of our biggest events of the year, and we are looking forward to demonstrating to partners and customers how IGEL’s innovative, software-defined endpoint security and optimization solutions can reduce costs, increase security and improve manageability of their VMware VDI and hosted desktop deployments. This is also a very exciting event for us because it marks the culmination of the IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes.”

IGEL to Announce Winner of IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes

VMworld US 2017 is the last chance to participate in the IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes, sponsored by Samsung and AMD. To qualify, between now and Aug. 30, 2017, entrants must complete a short survey at using the code VMW17 and complete a demo of the IGEL solution before the contest period ends.

The winner of the IGEL Tesla Sweepstakes will be announced On Wed., Aug. 30 during a cocktail reception being held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at The LIGHT Vegas. The event will feature Sumit Dhawan, SVP and GM for VMware EUC; Jed Ayres, President and CEO, IGEL North America; and, Douglas Brown, Global Technology Evangelist for IGEL, and will be available for viewing online via live stream for those that are unable to attend in person. For more information and to register, visit:

Innovation Theater to Offer Demos and Presentations by IGEL Ecosystem Partners

For the first time at VMworld US, IGEL will have an Innovation Theater inside its booth, #233, where attendees will have the opportunity to experience more than 30 presentations by IGEL’s virtualization technology experts; representatives from IGEL partners including AMD, Citrix, Dizzion, Imprivata, Lakeside Software, Login VSI, Nutanix, Pivot3, Qumu, Samsung and ThinPrint; and, IGEL Platinum Partners Coretek Services, Entisys360, MTM Technologies and Spadafy.

IGEL will also be demonstrating a new integration with Liquidware Stratusphere UX 6.0, which will offer IT organizations greater insight into the end-user desktop computing experience, and give them the visibility they need to more effectively monitor and manage desktop performance.

“Key initiatives for many enterprises in the coming year include securing the endpoint, migrating to Windows 10 and cloud onboarding,” said Simon Clephan, vice president of business development and strategic alliance, IGEL. “Through our booth demonstrations and IGEL Innovation Theater presentations, VMworld US attendees will learn how to harness the power of IGEL’s endpoint security and optimization solutions to deliver a simple, smart and secure end-user computing experience that will support these initiatives and more.”

Showcasing the Power of Combined IGEL and VMware Solutions

During VMworld US 2017, IGEL will also be presenting in the VMware Solutions Exchange Theatre on the topic of “Speed Deployment of View and Save Millions with IGEL’s UD Pocket.” IGEL’s Jeff Feige, vice president of engineering, and Simon Clephan will share their insights on how IGEL UD Pocket can be used to as an onboarding solution to radically simplify access to VMware Horizon View and Horizon Cloud. During the session, Feige and Clephan will demonstrate how an old PC, a Mac and a endpoint can all be converted to IGEL OS and automatically configured to securely access VMware TestDrive, in minutes. The session will take place on Monday, Aug. 28 from 3:50 p.m. to 4:10 p.m. for more information, click here.

Expert Insights from IGEL on VDI and Improving the End User Experience

VMworld attendees are invited to join IGEL and Douglas Brown, IGEL’s Global Technology Evangelist for The Inside Track, an exclusive, invitation-only Blogger Meet Up for EUC/VDI experts, sponsored by NVIDIA and Liquidware on Sunday, Aug. 27 at 4:00 p.m. To request an invitation from the event organizers, click here.

On Monday, Aug. 28 at 5:00 pm in Citrix Booth #1307, Simon Clephan will be highlighting IGEL’s flourishing relationship with Citrix through a presentation on how best-of-breed VDI technologies from IGEL and Citrix were implemented by Coretek Services at Sparrow Health Systems, making it possible for the healthcare organization to improve the overall end user computing experience.

IGEL will be also hosting an exclusive “Eat.Drink.Innovate” Happy Hour with Login VSI and Nutanix at Border Grill Mandalay Bay on Monday, Aug. 28 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. To register for this event click here.

IGEL to Display Full Range of Secure Endpoint security and optimization Solutions in Booth #233

IGEL solutions that will be on display at VMworld US 2017 include IGEL Universal Management Suite™ (UMS); IGEL Universal Desktop Converter™ (UDC); IGEL Cloud Gateway™ (ICG); IGEL UD Pocket™ micro endpoint and IGEL OS™ powered thin and zero clients and all-in-one endpoint solutions (including Samsung’s TC2x2L endpoint models). IGEL also be handing out demo versions of the UD Pocket in Booth #233 to qualified attendees while supplies last.

To schedule an appointment with IGEL at VMworld US 2017, please contact Nicole Simons at To experience the capabilities of IGEL’s OS, UDC and UMS, download here, or request free evaluation hardware.

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About IGEL

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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