Acer Thin Clients Receive Microsoft(R) RemoteFX Software
SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/17/13 -- Acer America today
announced it has received Microsoft(R) RemoteFX logo certification
for its Veriton N2110G thin client running the Windows Embedded
Standard 7 (WES7) operating system. Microsoft(R) RemoteFX features
virtualized graphics resources and intelligent codecs to accelerate
graphics even for remote users.
"Our thin clients running RemoteFX accelerate the momentum of virtual
desktop computing, providing users of all intensity levels with
PC-like performance while capturing all the benefits of thin client
computing," explained Michael O'Beirne, Acer senior director,
commercial product marketing, Acer. "The Veriton N2110G thin clients
will help organizations meet today's reality of ever shrinking
budgets by simplifying IT without compromising on business
deliverables. Our thin clients are easy to configure, maintain and
manage; while reducing the overall cost of ownership."
Acer thin clients running WES7 with RemoteFX deliver an exemplary
user experience and important security benefits. WES7 leverages GPU
virtualization and advanced codecs to deliver the full experience of
the modern Windows 7 desktop, including multimedia and multiple
displays on the thin client devices. RemoteFX allows users to take
advantage of rich media features, such as 3D user interface,
full-motion video, animations, and portable graphics stacks like
Microsoft Silverlight and Flash. WES7 also features an enhanced,
highly secure environment with seamless connectivity between the thin
client and the network to protect critical data.
"Devon IT has been committed to working with technology partners to
drive the virtual desktop computing market," says Joe Makoid,
president of Devon IT. "Acer is a proven leader in technology and a
computing giant. When a company as renowned as Acer takes a major
step in driving virtual desktop solutions and technology, it bodes
well for the entire industry. We look forward to working with Acer
and continuing to build the momentum towards cloud computing,
centralized IT management and across-the-board virtual desktop
The Acer Veriton N2110G Series thin clients are highly configurable
stateless devices with no moving parts, which boosts reliability.
These thin clients can save as much as 85 percent in power costs when
compared to traditional desktops. The Veriton N Series supports dual
DisplayPorts with a maximum resolution of 2560 x 1600. Both VGA and
DVI adapters are also available.
These high performance systems are outfitted with a dual core AMD
G-T56N processor, 2GB memory and AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6320 graphics for
exceptional multimedia capabilities. Four USB 2.0 ports and two USB
3.0 ports provide connections to digital devices. These ultra-compact
thin clients measure just 9.96 (H) x 8.35 (W) x 1.57 (D) inches.
Additional information about Microsoft RemoteFX certified Acer thin
clients is available at
Established in 1976, Acer is an information and
communication technology company dedicated to the research, design,
marketing, sale and support of innovative products that enhance
people's lives. Acer's green supply chain delivers environmentally
friendly PCs, displays, projectors, servers, tablets and smartphones
-- tools our customers need to explore beyond limits and experience
more. Ranked No. 2 for notebooks globally(1), Acer employs 8,000
people, and 2011 revenues reached US$15.7 billion. Please visit
www.acer.com for more information.
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1) Source: Gartner data FY2011
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