Anglia Support Partnership (ASP) selects Ericom to enable cost- effective collaboration and remote working
Ericom is selected as part of a shared services infrastructure to deliver secure remote application access across ASP's National Health Service (NHS) clients.
CLOSTER, NJ. – May 16, 2007 – Ericom® Software, a leading provider of Enterprise-Wide Application Access solutions, announces that its flagship product has been selected by Anglia Support Partnership (ASP), a shared services provider within the United Kingdom.
Following an evaluation of several offerings, including a Citrix solution, ASP chose Ericom PowerTerm® WebConnect RemoteView to support 7500 of its users with the purchase of 2500 concurrent user licenses.
ASP delivers a wide range of non-clinical services to NHS organizations within the Cambridgeshire and Norfolk regions. Together with its partners, ASP is establishing a collaborative, cost-effective model to meet the challenging demands of the UK government's NHS agenda for the 21st century.
"Ericom is delighted to secure this win," said Ian Platt Managing Director of Ericom UK and Ireland. "With Ericom solutions widely deployed within the NHS, this is proof that our newly released Citrix-alternative product, PowerTerm WebConnect 5.5.1, is gaining further acceptance as part of the NHS' shared services agenda."
As part of this major shared services infrastructure, Ericom's solution will allow employees to gain secure on-demand access to a range of Windows-based applications. As a Server Based Computing solution, Ericom's PowerTerm WebConnect delivers:
- Centralized management of applications and user configurations
- Secure on-demand application access – supports SSL encryption
- Complete control over access rights – integrates with Directory services
- Improved information confidentiality – ensuring that no data is copied onto client devices
- Reduced support overhead – with remote user support
- Improved employee and IT productivity – enabling access to specific, pre-determined applications
Specific contract details will follow at a later date.
Ericom® Software is a leading provider of Enterprise-Wide Application Access 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, and providing concrete business value by helping organizations realize the benefits of their IT investments. With offices in the United States, United Kingdom, EMEA, India and China, Ericom also has an extensive network of distributors and partners throughout North America, Europe, Asia and the Far East. Our expanding customer base is more than 30 thousand strong, with over 6 million installations. For more information about Ericom and its products, please visit: http://www.ericom.com
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