REDWOOD SHORES, CA, Jan 31 (Marketwire) --
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
-- Today, Oracle introduced support for Android with Oracle Virtual
Desktop Client 1.2 for tablets.
-- Android support adds to the portfolio of Oracle Virtual Desktop Client
software for iPad, Windows, Linux and Mac OS X, which enables access
to Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure and Sun Ray Software
deployments and helps customers to deliver on corporate Bring Your Own
Device (BYOD) initiatives.
-- Oracle Virtual Desktop Client 1.2 for tablets provides new and
enhanced touchscreen gestures and support for Retina displays on newer
-- Additionally, Oracle announced Oracle Virtual Desktop Client 3.2 for
desktop PCs, which now supports Windows 8 and provides enhanced
support for USB peripherals.
Expanded Support for the Diverse Mobile Enterprise
-- New features of Oracle Virtual Desktop Client 1.2 for tablets include:
-- Android support: includes support for the latest Android 4.x
tablets, providing Android users the same access to Oracle desktop
virtualization deployments as iOS users;
-- Optimized touchscreen interface: on-screen keyboard enhancements
speed access to extended keys and maximize the screen viewing
area. New gestures provide faster access to frequently used client
-- Faster connections: one-click shortcuts to previously connected
desktops makes it easy to switch from one virtual desktop to
-- Enhanced user productivity: provides administrator-managed copy
and paste features between the local tablet and remote desktop;
-- Higher screen resolution: includes support for the higher screen
resolution of iPads with Retina display.
-- Oracle Virtual Desktop Client 3.2 for desktop PCs offers:
-- Support for Microsoft Windows 8: allows users to access enterprise
applications from new Microsoft Windows 8 desktop clients, even if
the application requires earlier versions of Internet Explorer;
-- Virtual environment access to client connected USB peripherals:
provides users the ability to access a broad range of locally
attached USB devices from their virtual desktop environment.
-- "Enterprise adoption of mobile devices is expanding rapidly and users
want access to their desktop applications from anywhere," said Wim
Coekaerts, senior vice president, Linux and Virtualization
Engineering, Oracle. "The new Oracle Virtual Desktop Client for
Android and enhancements for iPad and other platforms help
organizations provide mobile workers with secure access to their
applications and data."
-- Oracle Desktop Virtualization Clients
-- Oracle in the IDC Client Virtualization MarketScape 2012
-- Download Oracle Virtual Desktop Client software here. Terms,
conditions and restrictions apply.
-- Oracle Virtualization home page, Blog, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube
-- Relevant Blogs: Wim Coekaerts
About Oracle Virtual Desktop Clients
-- Oracle Virtual Desktop Clients, part of Oracle's complete desktop to
data center virtualization portfolio and certified with browser-based
Oracle Applications, increase the productivity of mobile workforces by
allowing users to easily and securely access their virtual desktops,
data, and applications from popular devices, from any location, at any
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