Bluebird and Ericom Software Partner to
Provide Clientless Access to Vehicle Rental Software
Ericom empowers vehicle rental companies with clientless, browser-based access to Bluebird RentWorks Software, from anywhere and any device
Closter, N.J. and Dover, N.J. - (July 23, 2013) - Ericom Software, a global leader in application access, virtualization and RDP Acceleration solutions, and Bluebird Auto Rental Systems, the global value leader of car rental software, today announced a joint effort to deliver simple, secure and cost-effective remote access to Bluebird’s flagship RentWorks software. Using Ericom AccessNow, an HTML5 remote desktop client, car rental companies and dealerships can now use clientless, browser-based devices to manage their business and access the Web. Androids, iPads / iPhones, Google Chromebooks, PCs, Macs, and any other device running Chrome, IE, Firefox, or Safari will function seamlessly without having to install any software, significantly reducing support staff overhead.
Brian Berns, Ericom Software’s President and COO commented, “We are very excited to provide Bluebird’s customer base with a remote access solution that runs out-of-the-box, without requiring any customization, installation, or configuration on the end-user device.”
Mr. Berns added, “With its high –performance and cross-platform capabilities, AccessNow is allowing Bluebird to keep pace with the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) trend and address other challenges.”
Angela Margolit, President of Bluebird Auto Rental Systems added, “Ericom’s innovative AccessNow enhances our customers’ productivity and efficiency by providing them with fast, easy, and cost-effective access to RentWorks.” Ms. Margolit added, “For our most active, innovative-minded customers adopting BYOD programs, Ericom’s AccessNow is critical. It provides access to our software from the widest variety of devices, without requiring agents to do any kind of upgrade or installation. We just love it!”
To use AccessNow, the agent just needs a Web-browser and internet connection. After opening the web page, the agent enters the address of the Ericom AccessNow Server (wherever it’s installed, such as on a Terminal Server, virtual server or a physical computer). The agent then enters their login credentials and press ‘Connect.’ Immediately RentWorks appears directly inside the browser window.
For further information, please visit Ericom’s website: https://www.ericom.com or Bluebird’s website: http://www.barsnet.com
About Bluebird Auto Rental Systems, LP
Bluebird Auto Rental Systems is a provider of cost-effective software to vehicle rental operations worldwide since 1982. Bluebird’s Auto Rental application software, RentWorks, enables car rental companies and dealerships to more efficiently manage their fleets, expedite the rental process, and improve the overall customer experience. Bluebird offers 24 x 7 x 365 assistance from their world class customer support team.
Ericom Software is a leading global provider of Application Access, Virtualization and RDP Acceleration 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. Ericom has offices in the United States, United Kingdom and EMEA. 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 8 million users. For more information about Ericom and its products, please visit https://www.ericom.com
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