Tag: EUC

IGEL and Partners Are the Endpoint Prescription for Healthcare

Written by: Dan O'FarrellPublished: June 20, 2019

In the healthcare industry, early attempts at desktop virtualization were oftentimes hampered by Windows PC limitations or lacking the robust security framework HIPAA and other regulations demand. Healthcare IT today is transitioning from this unproductive and vulnerable approach to a much more secure end-user computing (EUC) model that can support Remote Desktop Services (RDS) and… Read More »

Building a Virtual Desktop for the Optimum Experience – A Comprehensive “Cheat Sheet”

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: May 16, 2019

Anyone familiar with end user computing (EUC) knows that building a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) or Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) solution in the cloud can be complex. From budgeting and planning to selecting your cloud, platform and solution stack – be it Microsoft, Citrix or VMware – client devices, analytics and more, there’s a lot to consider.… Read More »

IGEL’s 2019 Sweepstakes will have an Electrifying Finish!

Written by: Enit NichaniPublished: February 18, 2019

  Fast on the heels of our successful IT Baller giveaway contest, we are running our 2019 “I Challenge Everything” sweepstakes and it is really ahead of the curve in all angles:  IGEL is giving away the all-electric new Porsche Taycan.  The winner for this sweepstakes will have the option of a cash equivalent prize ($85K)… Read More »

Windows Belongs in the Data Center, Not on the Endpoint

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: October 2, 2018

Microsoft has recently announced extended support for Windows 7 Extended Security Updates (ESU) until 2023. Relief, you say? Now I don’t have to step up my plans to migrate to Windows 10. Not so fast… First, even though extended support for Windows 7 was extended from January 2020 to January 2023, it’s still an option you’ll… Read More »

Key Trends behind Linux’s Momentum for EUC

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: September 26, 2018

Linux is fast becoming the OS of choice for the end user computing (EUC) environment. While Windows market share has remained flat, Linux-based endpoint devices are capturing more market share as organizations respond to Linux’ superior customization, security and performance benefits. Notably, Linux-OS powered endpoints are experiencing significant market growth, providing organizations with EUC solutions… Read More »

It’s Time to Disrupt PoS

Written by: Chantell CombergerPublished: September 24, 2018

Guest Blog:  Chantell Comberger, Vice President, Business Development, Retail, CPC My colleagues at IGEL and I are campaigning these days for disruption of the end user computing (EUC) environment. No longer are the old-fashioned ideas of local endpoint computing working. It’s a virtual, nimble, lightning-fast world and we need to enable this environment, rather than… Read More »

Three Priorities Driving Endpoint Adoption

Written by: Jed AyresPublished: September 18, 2018

Endpoints are a great story of how technology can successfully evolve to help drive efficiency and innovation in end user computing (EUC).Today, endpoints have evolved into modern, Linux OS-driven, affordable devices that offer a simple, secure and flexible solution to delivering EUC. These attributes are attracting a new generation of customers looking for more ways… Read More »

Verified Readiness: 7 Reasons Why Citrix and IGEL are Winning Together

Written by: Simon ClephanPublished: September 10, 2018

When it comes to embarking on new end user computing (EUC) projects, customers want to know their solution will work – without extra complexity, added headaches or impact on productivity. That’s why if you’re implementing a Citrix-based EUC solution, it’s critical to select products that have been verified as Citrix Ready. But being a true… 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 »