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Devon IT Announces VDI Blaster PC Thin Client Repurposing Software Now Orderable from Lenovo in Europe
|By Business Wire
|March 12, 2014 10:37 PM EDT
Devon IT today announced its VDI Blaster PC repurposing software thin
client solution is available through Lenovo. VDI Blaster is designed to
provide IT administrators a simplified way to repurpose PCs and then
cost-effectively manage them as thin clients across their hosted or
virtual desktop environment. VDI Blaster is now orderable in Europe as a
part of Lenovo’s overall thin client end-to-end solutions, with part
"We are committed to providing industry-leading and cost-effective thin
client solutions for users and organizations of all sizes," explained
Joe Makoid, President, Devon IT. "VDI Blaster is designed to provide a
simple approach in transitioning from desktop PCs to thin clients in a
server-centric computing environment.”
Devon IT’s VDI Blaster software provides extended life to existing PCs
by converting them into thin-clients. VDI Blaster converts aging
enterprise PCs into secure, managed desktop; enabling organizations of
all sizes to realize benefits of thin client computing, and extends
their capital investments. For companies and organizations looking to
maximize the life of existing PCs, VDI Blaster offers the benefits of a
thin client at less than a fraction of the price of a new desktop.
Benefits of VDI Blaster:
Repurposes existing PCs into thin clients
Centralizes desktop management
Creates the ability to run current Windows OS and applications
Minimizes risk of switching to virtual desktop infrastructure
PC can be returned to its previous state
When PC reaches end of life, a simple plug-and-play transition to a
Connects thin clients to Microsoft Terminal Services, shared services,
and virtual desktops from Citrix or VMware
Thin Client Software
Devon IT's software running on PCs repurposed with VDI Blaster, includes
the DeTOS operating system and the Echo thin client management suite.
These enable IT managers to easily create, deploy and manage their
virtual desktop infrastructure. VDI is complex and therefore requires a
holistic management framework to orchestrate the many components
required for successful virtual desktop delivery and management. Devon
IT's software suite streamlines and simplifies desktop virtualization
deployments; enabling IT organizations to gain greater management and
control, ensure data and asset security, deliver a superior end-user
experience, and provide enterprise business continuity at reduced costs.
In addition to Windows XP PCs, VDI Blaster can be used to upgrade and
Dell/Wyse C series, D series, R series, T series and Z series thin
HP t series thin clients
Other manufacturers’ thin clients
Pricing and Availability
VDI Blaster is available through Lenovo in Europe in: Austria, Belgium,
Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France,
Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia,
Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland,
Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland,
Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
To contact Devon IT for all things related to thin client computing and
virtual desktops, including the VDI Blaster with Lenovo part number
4ZR0D71083, email [email protected] or
call in the UK +44 (0)121 222 5500. For more information about Devon IT
DeTOS(TM), and Echo(TM) please visit www.devonit.com/thin-client-software.
Follow Devon IT on Twitter @DevonIT.
About Devon IT
Devon IT, Inc., (www.devonit.com)
is a leading information technology company that offers thin client
software, hardware, and virtual desktop solutions. Devon IT's products
offer users in various industries and environments greater IT security,
enhanced manageability, improved reliability, and at lower costs. Devon
IT is also the creator of the patented VDI Blaster™, a software suite
that transforms PCs with hard drives into virtual desktops, and the
innovators of the SafeBook® thin client notebook. The company is
headquartered in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania with offices in London,
Shanghai and Bangalore. Read Devon IT's technical blog, "Thin Tank," at http://www.devonit.com/thin-tank-blog.
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