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Devon IT has launched the VDI Blaster software via PayPal for the reduced price of $24.95. VDI Blaster comes with the latest version of Devon Terminal Operating System (DeTOS) a Linux based thin client operating system.

Devon IT VDI Blaster is the most popular software tool that enables a PC to act as a thin client that is currently available in the growing VDI market. VDI Blaster converts PCs into secure and centrally manageable desktop appliances, enables businesses and organizations of all sizes to realize the benefits of thin client computing, and extends capital investment of PCs. VDI Blaster offers the benefits of a thin client at a lower cost than a new device.

The latest version of VDI Blaster includes internal wireless support and, when using Devon IT's Echo management platform as well as persistence of settings and configurations. Additional enhancements include an updated graphical user interface (GUI), First Boot Wizard, and new access clients.

There are many benefits that VDI Blaster offers. Once a PC reaches the end of its useful life, VDI Blaster provides a simple plug-and-play solution to transform the PC into a thin client, which is still able to run Windows OS and applications. It also allows the PCs to return to their previous state if necessary. It minimizes the risk of switching to a fully virtualized architecture. VDI Blaster makes centrally-managed desktops possible, which reduces risk and allows for synchronized system updates. Devon IT VDI Blaster will connect thin clients to Microsoft

Terminal Services, shared services, and virtual desktops from Citrix XenAppView, Microsoft RDP, RemoteFX through rResktop, VMware View Horizon View, Virtual Bridges and vWorkspace.

Users download VDI Blaster to old PCs via a USB key or a network install. VDI Blaster deploys Devon IT's thin client operating system, DeTOS, and Devon IT's thin client management software, Echo to help IT administrators manage enterprise-wide deployments from a central location. Once VDI Blaster is deployed, users can select to boot into their normal Windows operating system or into DeTOS or remove Windows.

VDI Blaster can be managed by Devon IT Echo a universal thin client management software platform. Devon IT Echo ties everything together and is compatible with the entire Devon IT software stack. It manages every device running Devon IT VDI Blaster software and comes included with each VDI Blaster license. Features of Echo are thin client system image updates, maintenance and management functionality, including inventory, status, and remote service, as well as profiling, logging, and shadowing.

About Devon IT

Devon IT, Inc. is an information technology company that offers thin client software, hardware, and virtual desktop solutions. Devon IT's products offer users in various industries and environments greater IT security, enhanced manageability, improved reliability, and lower costs. Devon IT is also the creator of patent pending VDI Blaster (, a software suite that transforms PCs with hard drives into virtual desktops and the innovators of the SafeBook thin client notebook. The company is headquartered in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania with offices in London, Shanghai and Bangalore.

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