PR Web: Carahsoft Adds EVGA’s PCoIP Zero Clients to GSA Schedule
Full End-to-End Desktop Virtualization Solution Now Available to Government Sector.
Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, and EVGA, a leading manufacturer of zero clients for cloud computing, today announced a partnership through which the companies will provide EVGA’s small form factor, stateless, zero client cloud computing-based desktop virtualization hardware to the public sector market via Carahsoft’s GSA schedule. “Carahsoft’s robust portfolio of solutions providers offers government agencies the full desktop solution, making Carahsoft a perfect go-to-market partner for EVGA,” said Joe Darwin, director of technical marketing for EVGA. “We are excited to work with Carahsoft’s team and its extensive partner ecosystem to bring the latest in PCoIP zero client technology to support the government’s virtual desktop infrastructure requirements.” EVGA zero clients offer support to all PCoIP users to provide the best experience from a zero client including overall security and optimized management. EVGA’s passive cooling design offers a stateless solution. With the smallest footprint architecture, EVGA’s zero client saves work space while providing a professional design which supports either copper- or fiber-based solutions. “Through our partnership with EVGA, we will be able to support our government customers as they expand their virtualization initiatives to the desktop,” said Will Jones, vice president of VMware sales at Carahsoft. “With the smallest zero client devices in the market that are also plug-and-play with VMware View, EVGA offers customers a low-cost highly secure and easy-to-manage device.” With EVGA’s free management console software, IT departments can manage, update, and set permissions from any location, offering firmware updating with minimal downtime. EVGA provides 24/7 customer support, Enterprise RMA service, Imprivata One-Sign support, and TAA-compliant units. All EVGA zero clients use less than 15W power suitable for today’s green market.