Tag: IGEL OS

Convert all your machines into (permanent or temporary) fully functional, fully managed thin client devices, in under three minutes!

Written by: Bas van KaamPublished: August 16, 2018

The following is a guest blog post from Bas van Kaam and originally appeared on http://www.basvankaam.com. If it sounds to good to be true, it usually is. Well, not in this case. The IGEL UDC3 software, which stands for Universal Desktop Converter, transforms any x86 based machine into a fully functional and managed thin client… Read More »

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 »

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 »

IGEL Community: We’re Smarter than Ever with Three New and Updated User Guides!

Written by: Doug BrownPublished: May 23, 2018

Synergy was a blast!  Thanks to our ever-expanding IGEL Community for participating in all the workshops, sessions and hospitality events, not to mention the IT Baller Money Machine, the hit of the entire show! Now you’re back at your desk. The show swag is tucked away, and you’re wondering, what’s next from IGEL?  We’ve been busy,… 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 »

IGEL OS Firmware Explained!

Written by: Doug BrownPublished: April 17, 2018

IGEL recently released an update to the IGEL OS in version 10.04.100.  This made me think, maybe it is time to share with you a bit about IGEL OS updates, how they are delivered, where you can download them and what it means to you. IGEL OS updates are available as downloadable firmware available free… Read More »

IGEL Community Releases “How-To Install and Configure IGEL Software Platform” Made Easy Book

Written by: Doug BrownPublished: February 28, 2018

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” -Confucius I’m thrilled and proud to introduce you to the first version of the ‘IGEL Software Platform: Step-by-Step Getting Started Guide.‘  A free book, written by the IGEL Community, on how to install and configure the IGEL software stack, all screen-shot by screen-shot. Simply… 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 »