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IGEL Deepens Collaboration with Microsoft, Releases New IGEL OS Support for Windows 365 Frontline, Microsoft Intune, and Microsoft Azure Stack HCI

IGEL Deepens Collaboration with Microsoft, Releases New IGEL OS Support for Windows 365 Frontline, Microsoft Intune, and Microsoft Azure Stack HCI

In partnership with Microsoft, IGEL empowers Windows-based businesses with a range of new capabilities to simplify and secure end-user computing processes

SAN FRANCISCO , July 11, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — IGELthe provider of secure endpoint operating systems for now and in the future, announced that it is deepening its collaboration with Microsoft, naming new integrations and enhancements that support Windows-based enterprise customers. As a result of ongoing development and innovation, IGEL is now releasing IGEL OS support for Windows 365 Frontline edition, new features for Microsoft Intune, and native support for Microsoft Azure Stack HCI.

IGEL and Microsoft are releasing the following new developments to increase support for Windows-based enterprise systems:

  • Windows 365 Frontline Support. IGEL OS has added new multi-user support for Windows 365 Cloud PCs. Now, mission workers such as healthcare workers, shift workers, and other frontline personnel can connect their Cloud PCs directly from IGEL OS to Windows 365 Frontline. This simplifies the adoption of Windows 365 Frontline, giving shift and part-time workers the flexibility to work productively from anywhere without the constraints of shared physical devices.
  • Advanced Intune Support. Now, using a new Intune app for IGEL OS, IT administrators can see and manage IGEL-enabled devices from within Intune. Using Microsoft Entra ID Conditional Access support, organizations using IGEL OS on Intune-managed endpoints can gain greater policy control and security for a more compliant endpoint estate.
  • Azure Virtual Desktop for Azure Stack HCI Support. IGEL OS clients work directly with Azure Virtual Desktop for Azure Stack HCI. IGEL can provide cost-effective VDI access for customers who want the benefits of Azure Virtual Desktop running on-premises using hyper-converged infrastructure hardware.

“IGEL continues our ongoing strategic Microsoft relationship by prioritizing the collaborative innovations our joint customers need to increase enterprise security and efficiency while accelerating end-user productivity.” Klaus Oestermann, CEO of IGEL, said:“By deepening our support across the Microsoft portfolio, we are highlighting the value of IGEL in Windows-based businesses and underscoring the value of our combined solution for the future of end-user computing.”

“IGEL and Microsoft are mutually committed to delivering a seamless and secure user experience for today’s hybrid digital workforce.” aforementioned Scott ManchesterVice President of Product, Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365, Microsoft. “IGEL’s support for Windows 365 Frontline, Azure Virtual Desktop for Azure Stack HCI, and Microsoft Intune will help us deliver additional value to a wide range of customers across a wide range of industries.”

These new developments and enhanced Microsoft technology support will be featured at IGEL DISRUPT 24, the industry’s largest EUC event. 16 September and on the 17th Munich, GermanyDuring the event, Microsoft will offer a half-day technical boot camp that offers hands-on training, real-world simulations, and in-depth discussions to help attendees explore key concepts around Azure Virtual Desktop, key differentiators of Windows 365, and optimization of application deployment and security best practices within the Microsoft ecosystem.

For more information on using IGEL OS with Microsoft technology, visit: https://www.igel.com/microsoft.

IGEL BROKE 24, Munich It will be supported by Microsoft, HP, LG Business Solutions, Lenovo, Citrix, and Omnissa, as well as dozens of other IGEL Ready partners. For more information and to register, visit: https://www.igel.com/disrupt24.

About IGEL
IGEL is a leader in providing a secure endpoint operating system for businesses now and in the future. Designed for VDI, DaaS, SaaS, and secure browsing, IGEL OS delivers a world-class user experience while being seamless to manage; saving money, driving growth, supporting sustainability, and moving organizations forward. IGEL OS supports a Zero Trust approach to security through the unique IGEL Preventive Security Model that eliminates attack vectors commonly used by malicious actors. Trusted by leading healthcare, financial services, retail, manufacturing, and government leaders worldwide, IGEL has a growing ecosystem of over 100 integrated IGEL Ready ecosystem partners and is represented by partners in over 50 countries. For more information about IGEL, visit: www.igel.com.

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