ViewSonic has this week announced the imminent release of a major platform update to its SC-T25 Citrix Ready workspace hub, previously known as the Citrix HDX Ready Pi. The new update will be rolling out on March 31st, 2018 via a technical preview available to download directly from the official ViewSonic website and complete systems will also be available to purchase. New features within the update include beacon-based session roaming, QR code login, and Citrix Casting.
ViewSonic explains that Citrix Casting enables “seamless and secure session roaming” from a mobile device to any display connected to the workspace hub. It is hoped that the new features will help open up more applications for the finance, healthcare and enterprise markets. Erik Willey, product marketing director at ViewSonic explains, “With the Citrix workspace hub update to the SC-T25, ViewSonic is able build upon its high performing thin client solution to deliver a new level of versatility for businesses and enterprises. Our relationship with Citrix ensures that ViewSonic can easily build upon the success of the SC-T25 and transform it by adding a wide variety of new uses in different market segments to create seamless working environments.”
Features of the Citrix Ready workspace hub which we sold as a single package includes, HDX System-on-Chip, Citrix Receiver optimized with GPU offloading, Flash card with secure Linux operating system and Stratodesk NoTouch Enterprise Grade management software. The ViewSonic SC-T25 Citrix workspace hub will be available to purchase for $100 from March 31st, 2018 onwards directly from the ViewSonic website and authorised resellers and partners. For more information on the Citrix Ready workspace hub jump over to the ViewSonic website.
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