Careers Development Group selects Ericom Blaze to accelerate RDP access


Careers Development Group selects Ericom Blaze to improve productivity and accelerate their RDP based remote application access

Droitwich, Worcestershire  (July 27, 2010), - Ericom announced today that Careers Development Group (CDG UK) has chosen Ericom Blaze to deliver accelerated RDP based access.

CDG UK is a dynamic charity that helps those who are unemployed find and sustain meaningful employment, and improve their quality of life. As one of the leading welfare-to-work charities, CDG has some 300 staff that provides training and support to over over 33,000 customers a year, in centres spread from the East Midlands to the Isle of Wright.

Within CDG’s spread of welfare-to-work contracts is a full range of back-to-work activities, ranging from job search and pre-employment training through to literacy and numeracy skills.

Ericom Managing Director for the UK, Ian Platt, commented “We are delighted that CDG has decided to invest in Ericom Blaze. Charities and Not for Profit organisations play an increasingly important role within society and strive to direct as much of their financial resources to their front-line charitable activities as possible. Ericom Blaze is proving to be an ideal option for improving performance at little cost for organisations who want to deliver secure remote application based on Microsoft Terminal services or Virtual desktops (VDI), using either PC’s or thin clients.”

Using Hewlett Packard servers running WS08 and Linux based thin clients, Ericom Blaze:

  • Delivers a PC like experience to remote users using PDF, Graphics and Flash
  • As a software-only solution, Ericom Blaze negates the need for expensive hardware acceleration
  • Provides an ideal RDP-based access solution for remote workers and home workers
  • Suitable for LAN, WLAN, GPRS, 3G and ADSL
  • Supports WS2003, WS2008, XP, Vista, Windows7, Linux, CE, MAC
  • Supports PC’s and thin clients.

For more information on Ericom Blaze, or to download a product evaluation or live product demo, visit: http://www.EricomBlaze.com



About Ericom
Ericom Software is a leading global provider of Application Access and Virtualization Solutions. Since 1993, Ericom has been helping users access enterprise mission-critical applications running on a broad range of Microsoft® Windows® Terminal Servers, Virtual Desktops, legacy hosts and other systems. With offices in the US, UK, EMEA, India and China, Ericom also has an extensive worldwide network of distributors and partners. Our expanding customer base is more than 30 thousand strong, with over 7 million installations. For more information about Ericom and its products, please visit: http://www.ericom.com

Ericom UK Contact
Ian Platt
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+44 845 644 3597

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