Tag: Endpoint security

Security: The Key to End User Computing Fulfilling on its Promise

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: August 9, 2018

As solution providers in the channel work to employ state-of-the-industry end user computing (EUC) solutions for their customers, security is a top-most consideration. For the channel, IGEL’s suite of endpoint management software and thin clients have been optimized to deliver secure enterprise computing, no matter where employees are working. Our channel partners’ customers are using… 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 »

IGEL DISRUPT ANZ has landed, and the natives will never be the same…

Written by: Marc DoehnertPublished: March 19, 2018

Well, perhaps only partly true. But there are certainly a lot of technology partners, resellers, distributors and end-users who will go away with a lot of knowledge and enthusiasm about the end-user computing space both here and across the world. IGEL DISRUPT ANZ took place at Melbourne’s RACV Club over two very full days, encompassing… 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 »

Happy New Year! Meet Me at the Endpoint for a Virtual Toast!

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: January 3, 2018

The New Year dawns bright with expectation, the promise of a healthy and happy year ahead for all our partners in virtualization around the globe.  What will the year 2018 bring to us in the VDI universe? No one can predict 100 percent, but we have made some thoughtful educated guesses as to what we… Read More »

IGEL Amps up Endpoint Security with deviceTRUST

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: December 18, 2017

IGEL and contextual awareness provider deviceTRUST are the perfect match.  We both believe in giving people the most flexible, secure device options possible so they can be the most productive in their work.  And we both love to push the envelope in developing technology that makes endpoint computing more secure, and more able to support… Read More »

Proper Endpoint Security Keeps Virtual Desktops Safe for Mobile Employees | IGEL

Written by: Jeff KalbergPublished: August 1, 2017

Endpoint Security: Keeping Virtual Desktops Safe for the Remote Workforce Because governments perform tasks critical to the health, safety and well-being of its citizenry, public sector organizations have a particular sensitivity to threats like the WannaCry ransomware attacks. Adding to this threat is the fact that public agencies work in a distributed environment where employees… Read More »

New Guide: Securing IGEL OS Endpoints

Written by: Mathias HuberPublished: July 28, 2017

Ransomware, data theft, industrial espionage – rarely a week goes by without another scary IT security story. Unsurprisingly, there are many security vendors that seem to say: ‘Buy our range of products, and your worries will be over’. At IGEL we know that real-world IT is not as simple as that. While IGEL OS is… Read More »

Lockton and IGEL Prove It’s all in the Timing

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: July 18, 2017

Here’s what keeps IT people up at night. Lockton Companies, the world’s largest privately owned, independent insurance brokerage, was moving along with its Citrix VDI deployment, when about a quarter of the way through, one of its thin client vendors altered key features without giving Lockton a heads up. The thoughtless move on the vendor’s… Read More »

5 Ways to Protect Mobile Data Security with Thin Clients |IGEL

Written by: Jeff KalbergPublished: June 16, 2017

The Internet of Security Things: Protecting Data with a Mobile Workforce One of the scary things about focusing on data security in a mobile workplace environment is the number of scary statistics. Ponemon Institute, in a 2017 study, found that 63% of organizations have no confidence, or are not confident, they have knowledge of all… Read More »