SOURCE: Attachmate Corporation

Attachmate Corporation

December 06, 2010 08:00 ET

Attachmate Reflection Suite for X 2011 Offers Standardized Host Access in a Single Multipurpose Solution

Next-Generation X Server Product Enables Secure Access to Mission-Critical, Graphically-Rich Applications on UNIX and Linux Platforms From Any Windows Desktop

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwire - December 6, 2010) -  Attachmate Corporation today announced the availability of the newest version of Attachmate® Reflection® Suite for X 2011, Attachmate's next-generation X Server product that enables organizations to securely access text-based and 2D/3D graphics applications on UNIX and Linux systems, as well as mission-critical applications on IBM's System i and System z platforms from any Windows desktop. The newest version includes the latest X Server technology, next-generation terminal emulation software and a secure file transfer client, all in a single deployment package to enable globally-dispersed businesses to be productive, no matter where their workers are located.

X Windows applications on the UNIX platform are leveraged by enterprises to accomplish mission-critical tasks including product manufacturing, chip design, oil exploration, network management and financial data simulations. Reflection Suite for X 2011 provides access to these applications from Windows, Linux, UNIX and Mac desktops and includes technologies that enable better performance over remote connections and session sharing with remote workers who collaborate on projects. The solution also provides support for the latest industry virtualization platforms from Citrix, Microsoft and VMware, and allows IT managers to easily manage complex security requirements by providing the latest data encryption updates in its SSL/TLS and SSH components. Reflection Suite for X 2011 also includes a new, centralized utility for easier certificate management for organizations with PKI implementations.

"Reflection Suite for X 2011 offers the most comprehensive standardized host access to rich, graphical applications in a single, powerful, multipurpose solution to give remote users more flexibility and project continuity when accessing these applications from different locations," said Kris Lall, product marketing manager for Attachmate. "Additionally, as organizations continue to look towards migrating to the Windows 7 platform, Attachmate remains committed to providing our customers the most advanced Windows 7-ready technology that maximizes their Microsoft investment."

Reflection Suite for X 2011 helps organizations manage IT complexity through a single deployment that meets the full spectrum of host access needs with new features and functionality including:

  • Compatible with Windows 7 logo enables organizations to leverage Microsoft's unparalleled security, productivity and management capabilities to maximize investment in the platform.

  • Support for virtualization technologies such as, Citrix XenApp, Microsoft App-V and VMware.

  • Easily manage complex security requirements by providing the latest updates to the Secure Shell (SSH), Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) data encryption technologies.

  • Automatic bandwidth and latency detection to improve performance in remote user scenarios where responsive access to X applications is critical.

Reflection Suite for X 2011 is available immediately for purchase. For more information on pricing, please contact sales@attachmate.com.

To evaluate Reflection Suite for X 2011 please visit http://www.attachmate.com/Evals/rsx2011/portal.htm.

About Attachmate
Attachmate delivers advanced software for terminal emulation, legacy modernization, managed file transfer and enterprise fraud management. With our technologies, more than 65,000 businesses worldwide are putting their IT assets to work in new and meaningful ways. For more information please visit www.attachmate.com.

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Contact Information

  • For additional information, contact:
    Melissa Liton
    Email Contact
    (206) 282-4923 ext 115