Acer India says Veriton thin clients save 70% of energy

Infotech Lead Asia: Acer Veriton thin clients save as much as 70 percent of energy when compared to traditional desktops.

Acer’s thin client systems meet Energy Star 5.2 requirements and are EPEAT Gold complaint; it maximizes energy efficiency to reduce the cost of ownership.

With Devon IT announcing Acer India’s Veriton thin clients running Devon IT software, Acer will widen its offerings in the desktop segment for its customers in the commercial space.

With the thin client market booming in India, Acer and Devon IT will focus on addressing the requirements of customers in the manufacturing, BPO and BFSI segments that require high performance products while keeping operational costs and power consumption low.

The Veriton N series launched by Acer will aim at offering thin client solutions at low administrative cost with superior security system and easy manageability.

Acer Veriton N2110G and N2620G are equipped with invaluable tools that support both simple and complex environments. Devon IT Terminal Operating System (DeTOS) and Microsoft Windows Embedded operating system (WES) will enable companies to create and maintain remote desktop connections and terminal settings from one central location.

These two variants of Veriton are also packed with the Echo Management software, developed exclusively by Devon IT, which combines thin client management capabilities and connection management features, allowing companies to have a seamless and integrated enterprise network.

Acer Veriton N series thin clients are also coupled with Citrix HDX technology that deliver a high definition desktop virtualization user experience to end users for any application, device or network.

S Rajendran, chief marketing officer, Acer India, said: “Globally, we have partnered with Devon IT, a leader specializing in thin client solutions, to provide software for our portfolio in the thin client segment. With our offerings, we are confident of bringing additional value to the Indian thin client market.”

As the thin client market remains buoyant, Acer expects robust growth from this segment in particular.

Acer thin clients are RoHS complaint to better the environment. They provide wireless connectivity with optional integrated WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n.

Joe Makoid, president, Devon IT, said: “Acer thin client offerings embedded with our software expertise will offer customers optimized benefits of virtual desktop infrastructure computing.”

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