RDT Jetro and Chip PC Team to Provide New and Cost-Optimized Thin Client Solution: Plug PC™ solution features high-end multimedia capabilities and comes complete with Jetro COCKPIT® license and service package
Nov 17, 2009, Tel Aviv, Israel
Jetro Platforms, a leading vendor of server-based application delivery and virtualization software solutions today announced that it has partnered with Chip PC, a global technology leader in thin client and virtual desktop solutions to offer Plug PC– a new miniature Thin Client desktop with high-end multimedia functionality.
Plug PC, which is optimized for Jetro Terminal and VDI Virtualization Desktop environments, is a Linux based system that can be remotely managed using Xcalibur Global management software. Allowing organizations to save up to 90% capital and operation expenditure compared with laptop/desktop PCs and up to 50% compared to competing Thin Clients, the solution is 100% immune to internet viruses and offers 100% hardware and remote management reliability. A Jetro Cockpit-managed server farm, offers a range of application delivery, load-balancing, management and security features and benefits.
“Chip PC Technologies solutions enable organizations to dramatically improve the return oninvestment from adopting server-based computing and virtual desktop technologies” said Adi Dulberg, CEO, Chip PC Technologies. “Teaming with Jetro, we provide a complete solution that enable organizations to save 90% on desktop related costs while improving security, manageability and availability of their desktops.”
“This partnership with Chip PC gives organizational users a true added value,” said Giora Shaked, CEO of Jetro Platforms. “The Jetro Cockpit solution gives users an easy and secure access to their Dashboard desktop as well as to any application authorized by their IT manager. Employees can log on to the organizational network from virtually anywhere enjoying the same high user-experience and easy access to applications and network resources as in the corporate office. All this without exposing the organization to outside threats.”
Jetro COCKPIT is an advanced Server Based Computing (SBC) solution and an ultimate add-on for Windows® Terminal 2008 Server. COCKPIT maximizes and exploits the power of Terminal Services by providing critical services that are necessary for enterprise deployments and is considered an ideal, cost-optimized Citrix alternative.
About Chip PC
Chip PC Technologies drives innovation into reality as a global technology leader in virtual desktop and thin client technology. Chip PC focuses on delivering innovative desktop solutions covering the complete spectrum from smart user desktop devices to Active-Directory-based management software.
Jetro Platforms Ltd. is a leading server-based application delivery and virtualization solutions vendor. Jetro's advanced software enables corporations to benefit from a centralized, secure delivery of applications across the entire organization. Trough its leading COCKPIT® and COCKPIT2i™ product lines, Jetro has established itself at the forefront of the IT industry, serving customers in the Server Based Computing (SBC) and Network Security markets. Jetro Platforms Ltd. is fully owned by the RDT group, one of the leading Israeli technology groups since 1963. Jetro Platforms has distributors in 15 countries and serves hundreds of thousands of users across all industries.
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