Tag: Universal Management Suite

New Release of IGEL Universal Management Suite Includes Mobile Device Management for iOS

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: October 9, 2018

Managing those iOS devices just got a lot easier. With the availability of the latest version of the IGEL Universal Management Suite (UMS), version 5.09.100, IGEL is offering a free preview of Mobile Device Management (MDM) Essentials for UMS for up to five iOS devices. New UMS capabilities don’t stop there. The new version also… 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 »

Asset Tracking now Easier with IGEL Endpoint Management! IGEL’s Latest Innovation Debuts at VMworld!

Written by: Matthias HaasPublished: August 30, 2017

Sometimes tracking your endpoint assets, particularly with peripheral devices, can be very problematic. There is no clear view across the organization to know accurately what assets exist and what has changed. IGEL is answering this need by adding Asset Inventory Tracker capability to its IGEL Universal Management Suite™ (UMS). IGEL customers can now easily track… 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 »

IGEL and Plan B Deliver it All for Fulton Financial

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: July 11, 2017

Wouldn’t it be great if everyone tried an IGEL thin client as an alternative to a Windows PC? That’s what Fulton Financial Corporation did, and guess what? They discovered that the IGEL Universal Desktop (UD6) delivers a Windows PC experience without the inconvenience, cost and management headaches of an actual Windows PC. IGEL’s deployment of… Read More »

What Makes a Thin Client Enterprise Grade? Part 1: Management

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: April 3, 2017

At IGEL we talk a lot about our thin client software and how it is solving the needs of our mobile workers by delivering a secure, consistent desktop. We also talk about organizations wanting to control costs by converting legacy equipment into thin clients. In the marketplace now, there are technologies, Raspberry Pi included, that… Read More »

500 Thin Clients: No Waiting. How IGEL Takes the Stress Out of Scaling Up

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: December 1, 2016

We spend quite a bit of time traveling the globe to tell the IGEL story of thin clients’ rising dominance in enterprise computing, so it’s particularly gratifying when our story resonates so perfectly with a high profile industry veteran. Brien Posey, a seven-time Microsoft MVP with 25 years of IT experience and a published author,… Read More »

Innovation Recognized: IGEL Takes Top Honors in CRN 2016 Tech Innovator Awards

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: November 21, 2016

It’s time to add another accolade to the IGEL wall of honors. CRN,® a brand of The Channel Company, has recognized IGEL with a 2016 CRN Tech Innovator Award in the PC – Workstations/Desktops Category for the company’s UD3-LX and UD3-W7 + Thin Clients. This is an exceptional new recognition – and one we’re particularly… Read More »