LINKÖPING, Sweden, Sept. 21, 2011 /CNW/ - Cendio AB today announces the first strategic customer win under its new
competitive replacement program (http://www.cendio.com/replacement). It is LTU - Luleå University of Technology that is using the
possibility to replace their existing Oracle Sun Ray installation with
Cendio's ThinLinc Linux Terminal Server solution.
"We are very pleased to welcome LTU - Luleå University of Technology to
the ThinLinc user community. This is showing that our competitive replacement
program is really attractive and that ThinLinc is fully functional and
developed for Technical Universities," - says Hans Leidebring Director
of Sales at Cendio
"Luleå University of Technology was in the need of a new thin client
solution. We decided to go with Cendio's ThinLinc solution after a
thorough technical and commercial evaluation," - says Bernt Granbacke
Service Manager LTU - Luleå University of Technology
ThinLinc provides features which are not available in any other Linux Terminal Server solution on the market. ThinLinc offers high-performance audio/video
streaming, fully supported Flash and many more features that are
required in today's technical educational facilities.
You can now migrate seamlessly and at your own pace by having ThinLinc installed and running on your Sun Ray server at the same time as you
are still running your Sun Ray software.
ThinLinc is a software-based thin client solution supporting all major
Linux distributions, as well as Solaris on Sparc.
EDU institutions globally can now receive up to 75% discount under this
new global and permanent incentive program. For more details please
About Luleå University of Technology
Luleå University of Technology has an annual turnover of EUR 160
million. Today the University has 1,500 employees and 16,000 students.
Research is carried out in close cooperation with companies such as
Shell, Ericsson, Scania, LKAB, Airbus, Volvo Aero and IBM and with the
University's international partners such as Monash University and
Stanford University. This research has a turnover of more than EUR 90
Cendio is an enterprise software company offering a Linux Terminal
Server solution to enable server-based computing. Organizations use
Cendio's product, ThinLinc, to virtualize desktops and applications.
Cendio is helping users to access enterprise mission-critical
applications running on a broad range of Linux/Unix, Microsoft Windows,
Mac OS and Virtual Desktops (VDI) platforms. Cendio ThinLinc customers
are including DTU - Technical University of Denmark, Uppsala
University, UERJ - Rio De Janeiro state University, Saab Aerosystems,
SCA and Wärtsilä.
Oracle, Solaris, VirtualBox & Sparc are registered trademarks of Oracle
and/or its affiliates. Windows is a registered trademark by Microsoft.
Mac OS is a registered trademark by Apple. Other names may be
trademarks of their respective owners.
SOURCE Cendio AB
For further information:
LTU - Luleå University of Technology
Director Sales & Marketing