Chip PC Technologies, a provider of desktop virtualization solutions, plans to launch a new series of Linux-based devices, Xtreme PC LX, offering a compact thin-client with advanced multimedia capabilities, policy-based management and power consumption of 3W.
According to the company, Xtreme PC LX integrates cold RISC architecture, supported by RMI Alchemy Au1250 processors, with Chip PC new LX operating system featuring an expandable OS, domain authentication and Active-Directory-based management in a Linux-based OS, local browser and a truly rich multimedia experience. Additional expansion opportunities are provided with USB 2.0 ports, 2 channel audio and both DVI and VGA video. These features establish the Xtreme PC LX as the logical replacement to traditional fat PCs providing seamless integration into VMware, Microsoft and Citrix desktop virtualization and server-based environments.
The Xtreme PC LX is supported by the Xcalibur Global, delivering unmatched reliability and strong security architecture, compatibility with key industry standards and operating systems, and manageability that is second to none, said Chip PC Technologies.
Adi Dulberg, CEO of Chip PC Technologies, said: Chip PC is proud to announce the innovative Xtreme PC LX series offering advanced multimedia capabilities. We aimed at complementing our CE-based product line with an affordable yet powerful, flexible platform. These new products together with our extensive support of desktop virtualization and server-centric environments extend our reach into the enterprise. Together with our superior management software offering exclusive policy-based management of users, we aim to deliver the best solutions to our constantly growing global customer base.