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January 21, 2008

Panel-PC Integrated Thin Client from IGEL

Thin client solution from IGEL is integrated directly into Samsung 19" LCD. Supported protocols include ICA, RDP and VDI client. Choice of Windows or Linux (though obviously the Windows is more expensive)..

IGEL Technology Launches the Industry’s First 19-inch LCD Integrated Thin Client from a Major Manufacturer

Elegance 9319LX and 9619XP Provide a Large Screen, Rich Digital Services, Minimal Cabling and a Small Desktop Footprint

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IGEL Technology today announced its new integrated 19-inch flat panel LCD thin clients using Samsung’s attractive and cost competitive hardware technology. Based on the Samsung® 19” LCD panel, the Elegance 9319 LX and 9619 XP are ideal for point-of-sale solutions or space-constrained environments in retail, financial services and healthcare.

Alongside a high quality display from one of the world’s leading flat screen vendors, the latest Elegance models contain a premium set of digital services including Citrix® ICA 10, Microsoft® RDP 6, a Leostream® VDI client for connecting to virtual PCs, terminal emulation, web browser, multi-media plus others. The Linux model also includes a VoIP client enabling one device to be used for both application and voice access. The new 19-inch Elegance models support smart card readers and the Linux version also supports Cisco VPN for remote access.

Bundled with every IGEL thin client is a full version of the IGEL Remote Management Suite. This powerful yet easy-to-use tool enables the remote management of all IGEL clients, saving money, time and hassle.

“These latest products combine Samsung’s LCD excellence with IGEL’s thin client expertise and simplicity of management,” said Stephen Yeo, worldwide strategic marketing director for IGEL Technology. “IGEL is the first major thin client vendor to offer a 19-inch integrated unit, and we expect this technology to be well received by customers who want to provide their employees with the best ergonomic access to corporate applications and data.”

The IGEL Elegance 9319LX and 9619XP are available immediately and cost $989 USD and $1,119 USD respectively.

About IGEL Technology

IGEL Technology is the world’s number three thin client vendor and the market leader in its home country of Germany (Q3 2007 IDC). The company produces the industry’s widest range of thin clients, based on Linux and Microsoft Windows, giving customers access to the richest set of digital services through the very powerful, IGEL designed, firmware. Form factors include traditional desktops, mobile tablets, integrated LCD units, quad screens and PC to thin client conversion cards. All IGEL thin clients come with the bundled, easy to use, IGEL Remote Management software, giving you maximum remote control with the minimum cost and hassle. IGEL supports the broadest set of digital services including terminal emulation, web, ICA, RDP, Virtual Desktops (VDI), Java and native SAP. All devices support smart cards for maximum security and this includes integration with Citrix Password Manager’s Hot Desktop allowing sub 10 second boot times for roaming workers.


IGEL Technology
Stephen Yeo, +44 (0) 870 3514618
[email protected]
US Press Contact
Greenough Commincations
Liz Boal, 617-275-6522
[email protected]

Posted by staff at January 21, 2008 05:40 PM