Endpoint management, high-performance hardware support demanding hospital applications

IGEL, a world provider of endpoint management software for the secure enterprise, and Advantech, a provider of medical computing solutions, have announced an ongoing development and technology partnership, the companies said.

The solution combines Advantech´s hardware expertise and IGEL´s software know-how to enable unique endpoint management capabilities especially designed for the healthcare sector.

Advantech´s POC endpoints can be easily and remotely managed using the IGEL Universal Management Suiteâ„¢ (UMS) software. This means that frequent settings can be easily predefined and assigned to individual devices or entire device groups using just a few mouse clicks.

Regular firmware updates can be distributed over the network in a simple, automated or timed manner. For a wide range of applications, IGEL´s OS supports seamless access to a variety of virtualized and cloud-based IT infrastructure from Citrix, VMware and Microsoft. As a read-only operating system, the IGEL OS also securely protects sensitive data.

IGEL delivers powerful unified endpoint management software that is revolutionary in its simplicity and purpose-built for the enterprise. The company´s world-leading software products include the IGEL OSâ„¢, Universal Desktop Converterâ„¢ (UDC), IGEL Cloud Gatewayâ„¢ (ICG), IGEL UD Pocketâ„¢ (UDP) and Universal Management Suiteâ„¢ (UMS). For more information on IGEL, visit www.igel.com.

Founded in 1983, Advantech is a provider of providing trusted, innovative products, services, and solutions. Advantech offers comprehensive system integration, hardware, software, customer-centric design services, embedded systems, automation products, and global logistics support.