2X Software announced today that its 2X Client for Android, now approaching 500,000 downloads on the Android Market, has been selected by Cisco Systems for pre-installation on new Cisco Cius devices, in addition to existing iPhone, iPad and Android connectivity with 2X ApplicationServer XG. Cius is Cisco’s Android-based enterprise-ready tablet, combining voice, video, collaboration, and virtualization capabilities to meet the needs of businesses of all sizes. Cisco Cius also allows organizations to deliver an optimized tablet with enterprise-grade security, naturally extending their enterprise network, as well as provide customers with centralized manageability, mobility and a wide variety of collaboration applications. 2X Client for Android will allow Cisco Cius users the ability to access RDP desktops from any location and provide connectivity to the new 2X ApplicationServer XG, providing application and desktop delivery to any platform or device.
“Companies of all sizes are becoming increasingly interested in the use of mobile devices for enterprise application access,” explained Nikolaos Makris, CEO of 2X Software. “Using 2X Client for Android, Cisco Cius users can access their business-critical applications and desktops from any location seamlessly and effectively. We continue to be committed to enterprise mobile device support, continuing to build upon 2X ApplicationServer XG’s impressive mobile connectivity capabilities in the months and years ahead.”
About 2X ApplicationServer XG
2X ApplicationServer XG combines the best in application delivery and virtual desktop (VDI) management by allowing administrators to publish applications and virtual desktops from an all-in-one platform. Experience the full benefits of desktop virtualization and improve desktop manageability, security, accessibility and performance by delivering virtual desktops and applications to Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iOS from any virtualization platform, rather than installing locally, while enjoying additional features like complete universal printing and scanning, virtual desktop pooling and templates, full RDP 7 and RemoteFX compatibility and more.
2X ApplicationServer XG features include:
• Secure access to applications, desktops and files from anywhere;
• Centrally-managed virtual desktops and applications on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS and more;
• Comprehensive VDI management features including template support, pooling and more;
• Hypervisor vendor-independence;
• Centrally-managed and administered applications updates and user rights;
• Advanced load balancing and management;
• Application and desktop publishing to a web portal;
• Advanced universal printing and scanning;
• SSL security and MAC address filtering;
• Windows 2008 R2 and Windows 7 ready;
• RemoteFX support.
2X Software (2x.com) offers tailor-made, easy-to-implement and cost-effective cloud and virtual computing solutions, including 2X ApplicationServer XG and 2X LoadBalancer.