Category: Technology Trends

Why Linux will Rule the World

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: July 12, 2018

Back in 2011, Marc Andreessen wrote “Why Software is Eating the World.” In his prediction he outlined key software principles that are changing the game for business. Software advantages include its openness, collaboration, communities and ecosystems making it able to not just disrupt traditional business but eat it up.   Andreessen couldn’t have been more… Read More »

Is Windows Dying? IGEL Shares Expert Advice on EUC as a Guest on the Dizzion Blog

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: June 28, 2018

As IGEL works to evangelize how end user computing (EUC) is undergoing rapid change, Doug Brown and I had the distinct pleasure to provide our views on the Dizzion blog. Dizzion is an innovator in providing desktop as a service (DaaS) solutions that help to address the changing scope of today’s workforce who demand freedom… Read More »

Why End-User Computing Needs a Refresh

Written by: Jeff KalbergPublished: June 22, 2018

Note: the following article first appeared as a contributed article in the publication Sand Hill on June 21, 2018.   End-user computing (EUC) is experiencing a major shift in where people work, and the devices they use to do their job. A global survey just released shows that no less than 70% of respondents are working away… Read More »

IGEL Jumps to #3 Position in U.S. Thin Client Market!

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: May 8, 2018

IDC Report Notes that IGEL is Grabbing Thin Client Market Share while also Delivering Software Innovation It’s time to take a victory lap. This week IDC has released a new Topline report, “Thin Clients as Attractive Solutions for Cost-Effective, Secure Endpoint Management,” based on the IDC Quarterly Enterprise Client Device Tracker 2017Q4. The report shows… Read More »

IGEL Raises the Security Bar Again with UEFI Secure Boot

Written by: Matthias HaasPublished: April 25, 2018

IGEL’s customers know we deliver on our ‘simple, smart and secure’ approach to endpoint computing.  Behind this approach is our continual search for ways to bring even greater security to our customers around the globe facing the ever present cyber threats. Our latest achievement is a big one: IGEL is the first thin client manufacturer… Read More »

Solve the Mystery of the Endpoint User Experience: Answers Revealed at our CUGC Webinar April 26.

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: April 24, 2018

You know that feeling that you have most of the answers about something, but if you could just have that magnifying glass for a bit, that very last bit of information would come into focus?  April 26, IGEL and Lakeside Software will host a webinar during which you will learn how to be your own… Read More »

A quick trip to hospital, with a glowing endorsement of the IGEL way!

Written by: Luke FrostPublished: March 29, 2018

Hospitals are always slightly unnerving places, so it is a nice surprise to see old acquaintances while journeying through the healthcare system. My trip involved just a small elective procedure, so was not exactly life threatening, but with the thought of needles, monitors stuck to one’s torso, harsh artificial lights and, in true Monty Python-esque… Read More »

Can You Hear Me Now? Sennheiser, IGEL and Citrix Team Up to Give Customers a Heady Experience

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: January 23, 2018

Ever been on an important conference call and the audio quality was so inferior you wanted to disconnect and put it out of its misery?   We’ve all been there.   IGEL is now helping to eliminate poor conferencing by partnering with Sennheiser and Citrix to provide a consistent, high-quality audio experience across all endpoints – mobile,… Read More »

ThinPrint, IGEL and Citrix: Three Partners. One Superb Printing Security Solution!

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: January 22, 2018

Visited your healthcare provider lately?  No doubt, even in our online data-centric world, you were given paperwork, or your provider referred to a physical folder.  Unencrypted print data abounds in the multi-location universe of healthcare professionals, road warriors, and executives – all of whom inevitably wind up printing data containing proprietary or sensitive information, using… Read More »

IGEL Furthers Product Security with Meltdown and Spectre Fix

Written by: Matthias HaasPublished: January 12, 2018

(The following post includes new updates as of 2/2/2018) IGEL has acted quickly in response to the recently disclosed Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities with fixes released today. As background, Meltdown and Spectre affect computer processors, with Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754, critical) affecting Intel CPUs only, and Spectre (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715, high) affecting processors from Intel, AMD and… Read More »