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IT Baller Finalist Diversicare Performs Seamless Companywide Virtualization with IGEL

Written by: Enit NichaniPublished: December 18, 2018

Voting for your favorite IT Baller Testimonial story comes to a close today! The final story in our IT Baller Finalist series showcases a compelling story in the healthcare market: Diversicare, a Tennessee-based provider of post-acute care facilities. After acquiring 22 centers already on a Citrix VDI platform, Diversicare wanted to transition to companywide virtualization… Read More »

IT Baller Finalist Aimar Foundation and Crisis at Christmas Serve the Homeless with Quick Deployment of IGEL Endpoints

Written by: Enit NichaniPublished: December 17, 2018

The latest in our series of IT Baller testimonial finalists goes along with the spirit of the season: the support Aimar Foundation provides to the Crisis at Christmas project. Aimar Foundation, a London-based organization that provides technology support to charities, supports Crisis at Christmas, the holiday project of Crisis, the national UK charity that aids… Read More »

IT Baller Finalist Toppan Vintage Supports Acquisitions and Scales Endpoint security and optimization with IGEL

Written by: Enit NichaniPublished: December 14, 2018

For our latest look at the IT Baller Finalist testimonials, consider the story of Toppan Vintage. Toppan Vintage is the world’s largest printing group with approximately US$14 billion in annual sales.  Toppan acquired Vintage Group in 2017, effectively doubling its size to over 200 staff, and in 2018 acquired Merrill Corporation’s  Capital Markets and Marketing and Communications… Read More »

Windows Virtual Desktop – Is it the Missing Piece?

Written by: Simon BinderPublished: December 11, 2018

The following is a guest blog post from Simon Binder, Microsoft MVP – Enterprise Mobility and Principal Solution Architect, Digital Workplace, ATEA. Simon will be a featured speaker at this year’s European DISRUPT EUC 2019 conference in Munich. If someone had asked me a few months ago what I would think about a multi-session Windows 10… Read More »

IT Baller Finalist Budd Baer Auto Upgrades Virtual Desktop Infrastructure with IGEL

Written by: Enit NichaniPublished: December 10, 2018

Family owned for three generations, Washington, PA-based Budd Baer Auto is one of the largest car dealerships in its market, selling Buick, GMC, Mazda and Subaru vehicles.  It embarked on a $10 million expansion project to construct two new dealership locations. Around five years ago, the dealership moved away from a traditional desktop PC model… Read More »

IT Baller Finalist the Auto Club Group Virtualizes Endpoint Devices with IGEL

Written by: Enit NichaniPublished: December 7, 2018

The Auto Club Group (ACG), the second largest AAA club in North America, serves more than 9 million members across 11 states and two U.S. territories.  Its remote workers in this widespread territory were working with laptop computers that were inefficient and time consuming.  Accessing their desktops and applications was taking too long and security… Read More »

2019: The Year DaaS Comes of Age

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: November 29, 2018

IDC estimates that 60% of infrastructure spending will be on public or private cloud by 2022 as organizations continue to seek ways to lower hardware costs and increase productivity by leveraging cloud-native applications.  Gartner sees DaaS reaching “essential” feature parity with VDI in 2019. Within these trends, IGEL sees a growing interest in Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) as… Read More »

IGEL names 400th IGEL Certified Engineer

Written by: René ReckerPublished: November 26, 2018

To coincide with the start of the new Partner Program 2018, the Education and Training division at IGEL was restructured and a new, global certification program named ICE (IGEL Certified Engineer) has been launched. The first ICE training course was unveiled this year at IGEL’s EUC DISRUPT, event series held in Bremen, Austin and Sydney.… Read More »

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Microsoft Acquires FSLogix – Microsoft Continues to “Get Serious” about Virtual Desktops!

Written by: Simon TownsendPublished: November 19, 2018

If you haven’t already heard, then today Microsoft confirmed it has acquired FSLogix. FSLogix is a relatively young but extremely relevant software solution which specializes in solving common challenges seen in virtual desktop environments when deploying Office 365 and non-persistent desktops. This acquisition is yet another step which further validates that Microsoft is very serious… Read More »

1000 is such a Grand Number! IGEL Community reaches 1000 Members

Written by: Doug BrownPublished: October 29, 2018

I’m thrilled to announce the IGEL Community have achieved the 1000-member mark in just 317 days (ten months).  This is a fantastic number, and I thank you all for being a part of it! 1000 reasons to smile today! If you are not one of the 1000 don’t worry, join the IGEL Community now! Of… Read More »