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The IGEL Product Strategy

IGEL provides the right solution for any environment, whether you’re looking for zero clients that enable optimized access to VDI, migration software for end-point standardization, or highly flexible thin clients with multi-protocol capability for access to different central IT infrastructures and cloud services.

The IGEL Zero and Universal Desktop product lines combine state-of-the-art, highly efficient technologies and German expertise in engineering. Our mission is to provide customers maximum value and the greatest possible range of user benefits.

IGEL Hardware and Software
Future-proof, high performance

With decades of experience and targeted specialization in the thin client field, we are able to provide you with secure, cost-effective and energy-efficient solutions. We offer a product portfolio characterized by powerfulenergy-savinghardwarestable firmware, and supplementary, value-added software. A long product and service life is standard for IGEL products.

IGEL Universal Management 
Integrative and inclusive!

One of IGEL’s product offerings very clearly illustrates our dedication to delivering real value to customers: theUniversal Management Suite (UMS), our powerful, industry-leading client management platform, enables you to easily and efficiently manage all IGEL zero clients, Universal Desktops, and any PC’s you have converted using our Universal Desktop Converter (UDC) software. The UMS ships with your thin client or UDC license at no extra cost.


IGEL Product Strategy

IGEL Thin and Zero Client Hardware Series Comparison

Please find below the key features of our hardware series for your convenient direct comparison. Further product details can be found the specific online product pages and in the data sheets, e.g. in the company brochure.

Hardware

IZ11

IZ2 / UD2

IZ3 / UD3

UD5

UD9 (21")

UD10 (24")

CPU

TI ARM Cortex A8
1 GHz

VIA Eden ULV 
1 GHz

VIA Eden X2 
1 GHz 
(Dual-Core)

Intel Celeron 847 1,1 GHz 
(Dual-Core)

Intel Atom N270
1,6 GHz

VIA Eden X2 
1 GHz 
(Dual-Core)

Power consumption
Idle | Sleep

7W | -

9W | 2W

11W | 1W

11W | 1W

38W | 2W

31W | <1W

Flash

2 GB

2 GB

2 GB (LX)
4 GB (W7)
8 GB (W7+)
optional 16 GB

2 GB (LX)
4 GB (W7)
8 GB (W7+)
optional 16 GB

2 GB (LX)
4 GB (W7)
8 GB (W7+)
optional 16 GB

2 GB (LX)
4 GB (W7)
8 GB (W7+)
optional 16 GB

RAM (* DDR3)

1 GB *

1 GB

1 GB (LX) * 
2 GB (W7) *

1 GB (LX) * 
2 GB (W7) *

1 GB (LX)
2 GB (W7)

1 GB (LX) *  
2 GB (W7) *

Video memory

128 MB

64 – 256 MB

128 – 256 MB

128 – 256 MB

32 – 128 MB

128 – 256 MB

Max resolution

1920 x 1200
Dualview

1920 x 1200
Dualview

1920 x 1200
Dualview

1x Display Port
2560 x 1600; 
1x DVI-I / Dualview 
1920 x 1200

1920 x 1080 Dualview

Dualview
Intern (FullHD) 1920 x 1080
1x Display Port 2560 x 1600

Warranty

3 years

3 / 5 years

3 / 5 years

5 years

3 years

3 years

Software Maintenance (after EOL)

0 years

0 / 3 years

0 / 3 years

3 years

3 years

3 years

IZ HDX






LINUX

IZ1 HDX

IZ2 HDX

IZ3 HDX

     

IZ RFX

IZ1 RFX

IZ2 RFX

IZ3 RFX

 

 

IZ Horizon

 

IZ2 Horizon

IZ3 Horizon

   

Universal Desktop (UD)

 

UD2 LX

UD3 LX

UD5 LX

UD9 LX
UD9 LX Touch

UD10 LX
UD10 LX Touch

Universal Desktop (UD)




W7 / W7+

   

UD3 W7 /
UD3 W7+

UD5 W7 /
UD5 W7+

UD9 W7 / 
UD9 W7+
UD9 W7 Touch /
UD9 W7+ Touch

UD10 W7 /
UD10 W7+
UD10 W7 Touch /
UD10 W7+ Touch

1System-on-Chip

UDC2

Universal Desktop Converter 2 (UDC2)

 

The Universal Desktop Converter 2 (UDC2) thin client software provides a highly effective alternative to traditional thin client hardware. The software is installed as the operating system on PCs, notebooks and selected thin clients, and turns the hardware into a powerful software-based and universally deployable thin client allowing secure access to almost all centralized IT infrastructures. Users have stable and reliable access to cloud computing services, server-based computing (SBC) applications and virtualized desktops (VDI). The local desktop operating systems are unified and standardized, and are centrally managed by IGEL’s user-friendly Universal Management Suite (UMS), the industry’s leading device management platform. The UDC2 software is available at a low, one-time cost. The UMS is included – free.

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IGEL UDC2
 

Product Video

 

Implementation Paths

 
 
 

 

  • Cost-effective, no additional hardware investment
    Extended life of old/depreciated desktop hardware.

  • Access to a wide range of centralized IT infrastructures
    Future-proof desktop access solution.

  • IGEL Universal Management Suite included with delivery
    Efficient, secure and site-independent remote administration of all devices, standardized management of PC and notebook platforms, and existing IGEL thin clients.

  • Standardization of desktop operating systems on PCs and thin clients.

 

 

 
  • No additional hardware costs, cost-effective to buy

  • Immediately frees up funds in the IT budget that can then be used for other investments

  • Enables the step-by-step introduction of SBC and VDI (virtual desktops)

  • Efficient, secure and site-independent remote administration of the devices

  • Standardized management of PCs, notebooks and thin clients

  • Dramatic reduction in desktop administration costs

  • Extends the lifecycle of new and existing desktop hardware

  • Future-proof, update-enabled desktop thin client solution

  • Standardized unified PC and Thin Client GUI in mixed environments
 

Software

IGEL Linux
The most cost effective operating system with the best performance. IGEL’s embedded Linux offers maximum stability and security. Having a strong in house development IGEL customers can be sure to get always the newest updates and features integrated in a rock-solid firmware.

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Included: IGEL Universal Management Suite (UMS) 4

With IGEL thin client computing, the total cost of ownership (TCO) of the desktop environment can be cut by up to 70%. A substantial portion of this potential for optimizing computing environments is due to powerful features of the IGEL Universal Management Suite, which comes standard with all IGEL units. It offers numerous local protocols, software clients, tools and security features, undergoes continuous development and refi nement and sets the standard when it comes to secure and fast management of extensive thin client installations located across several countries/regions. The IGEL Universal Management Suite supports a wide variety of operating systems, databases and directory services, such as Microsoft Active Directory, making it very easy to integrate into existing installations. Furthermore, the IGEL Universal Management Suite also permits problem-free, compatible management of earlier IGEL models.

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IGEL Technology Partners and Compliance

 

IGEL is a registered trademark of IGEL Technology GmbH. All hardware and software names are registered trademarks of the respective manufacturers. Errors and omissions excepted. Subject to change without notice.