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January 18, 2008

CLI Enables Altiris administration

CLI announced that their units can now be managed via Altiris. Pretty widely used by enterprise and corporate so this is a nice feature for them to put on the table so to speak.

Computer Lab International Enables Administration of CLI Thin Clients via Altiris®

Computer Lab International (CLI), announces support for the world-renowned third party management software, Symantec Altiris® Deployment Solution™.

Placentia , CA (PRWEB) January 7, 2008 -- Computer Lab International (CLI), one of the leading thin client manufacturers, announces support for the world-renowned third party management software, Symantec Altiris® Deployment Solution™. Altiris® management solutions enjoy broad customer acceptance and broad support for managing PCs and thin clients alike.

Altiris® Deployment Solution™ software allows customers to distribute a preconfigured image to MT3500 series XP Embedded Thin Clients within their network. This imaging capability is in addition to the robust imaging support of the CLI Thin Client Management Console - SNMPAdm. Altiris® brings best of breed, enterprise class device management while SNMPAdm allows ease of installation and use with essential management capabilities.

Altiris® support on CLI thin clients proactively meets customer demands for those already leveraging the Altiris® for deployments solutions in their networks. Preconfigured images can be deployed to one or thousands of CLI thin clients using Altiris® Deployment Solution™, which can be load balanced to meet the requirements in Enterprise class deployments.

Altiris® Deployment Solution™ software by Symantec®, reduces the cost for the management of Thin Clients, desktops, notebooks and servers. Using the Altiris® solution, IT managers are able to automate the installation of software components, operation system images, the migration of user data and profiles, as well as patch distribution.

A preconfigured, "Altiris®-ready" image is now available for download upon request from Computer Lab International. This image is preconfigured with the latest Altiris® agent and expedites initial image configuration with complete support from both CLI and Altiris® technical services groups.

About Computer Lab International, Inc. (CLI):
Since 1984, CLI has specialized in virtual desktop devices which include CLI thin clients, midrange terminals and management software. The benefits of using CLI products include delivery of new features and capabilities to users, reduced risk of upgrading legacy systems, shortened time-to-market for system enhancements, and increased ROI for IT investments. CLI is based in Placentia , California , has sales and support offices throughout the world and an extensive VAR partner network.

For more information or to obtain an evaluation unit, visit the CLI web site at www.computerlab.com, or call 1.800.727.5250 in the US , 1.714.572.8000 elsewhere.

Computer Lab International™ is a trademark of CLI, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Posted by staff at January 18, 2008 04:27 PM