IGEL and Parallels Announce Availability of Parallels RAS on the IGEL App Portal

IGEL, provider
of the secure endpoint OS for now and next, and Parallels, announced the availability of Parallels RAS on
the IGEL App Portal. Parallels RAS, which provides the robust delivery of
virtual desktops and apps to any device, anywhere, anytime, has been validated
via the IGEL Ready technology partner program for use on IGEL OS-powered
devices. As a result, it is now available via the new IGEL App Portal Cloud
Service for fast, efficient app delivery to IGEL OS-powered devices.

“Together, IGEL OS and
Parallels RAS create a comprehensive and secure virtualization and endpoint
management solution,” said Jim
Airdo, Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliances, IGEL.
making Parallels RAS available via the IGEL App Portal, we are enabling our
customers to benefit from the full power of Parallels RAS for remote and hybrid
work environments with cloud-direct download efficiency.”

“Through the IGEL App
Portal, Parallels RAS users have greater accessibility to a powerful combined
solution that enhances endpoint security, extends the life of endpoint
hardware, lowers endpoint management overhead and reduces end user computing
costs,” said Prashant
Ketkar, Chief Technology & Product Officer at Parallels
. “As a result, our mutual customers have ready access to the latest Parallels
RAS releases via a convenient cloud service, so that they can better empower
their remote and hybrid workers with access to the secure virtual apps and
desktops they need to power productivity.”

Parallels RAS delivers
simplified management and administration of virtual apps and desktops while
lowering end user computing costs. Bridging on-premises and multi-cloud
solutions into a centralized management console for administrators and a secure
virtual work environment for end users, it is the ideal digital workspace for
the future of work.

Parallels RAS has been
validated for use on IGEL OS-powered devices as part of the IGEL Ready partner
program and is now available in the IGEL App Portal
as part of IGEL’s cloud services. As a result, Parallels RAS is available as a
service to provide enterprises with faster, more timely application
availability and seamless updates for extensive IT efficiency gains and a
superior digital experience (DEX) for end users. To learn more about the
Parallels RAS app available on the IGEL App Portal, visit the IGEL App Portal here.

Established in
July 2020, IGEL Ready is a growing ecosystem of more than 100 technology
partners providing hardware, software, and peripheral solutions that have been
verified for use with IGEL OS to deliver a powerful, productive, and secure end
user computing experience. For more information on the IGEL Ready program,
please visit the IGEL Ready Showcase or contact the IGEL Ready team at ready@igel.com. If you’re a
hardware or software technology maker looking to join our fastest-growing
ecosystem of IGEL Ready partners, please apply here.

For more
information on the availability of Parallels RAS on the IGEL App Portal, join
the April 10, 2024 webinar, “Unlocking
IGEL OS and Parallels RAS,”
at 10 a.m. EDT. Register Here.