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NComputing Named a "Major Player" in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Client Virtualization 2012 Vendor Analysis

SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/28/12 --


  • NComputing named a 'Major Player' Based on the Company's Ability to Provide a Simplified End-to-end Desktop Virtualization Solution at a Low Cost
  • Desktop Virtualization Adoption Barriers Removed - Over 4 Million NComputing Seats Deployed and Used by Over 50,000 Customers in 140 Countries

NComputing, the leader in accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualization, today announced it has been named a "Major Player" in the IDC MarketScape: "Worldwide Client Virtualization 2012 Vendor Analysis," (doc #237753) published November 2012.

NComputing is accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualization by removing the major barriers of cost and complexity through a unique combination of simplicity, performance and value. The Company's flagship vSpace® desktop virtualization software platform has over 4 million seats in production, which conservatively represents over 20 million daily users. The technology has been deployed to over 50,000 customers in more than 140 countries.

IDC's MarketScape is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the characteristics that explain a vendor's success in the client virtualization marketplace and help anticipate the vendor's ascendancy. IDC assesses the capability and business strategy of several desktop virtualization vendors. This evaluation is based on a comprehensive framework and set of parameters expected to be most conducive to success in providing desktop virtualization solutions, during both the short and the long term.

NComputing was recognized as a "Major Player" in this IDC MarketScape largely due to the company's ability to provide a powerful yet simplified end-to-end virtual desktop solution at a low cost, which has bred success in the midmarket and small enterprise, especially with education customers and in emerging regions. With impressive market growth and a continued commitment to innovation, NComputing is accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualization by providing simplicity and performance at a lower cost than other offerings.

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"NComputing is pleased to have been recognized as a 'Major Player' for a client virtualization solution that we consider core to our overall portfolio," said Raj Dhingra, CEO of NComputing. "We will continue to take advantage of the high growth desktop virtualization market opportunity and deliver simple, innovative solutions that help customers significantly drive down the cost per virtual client seat while delivering an end user experience that is as good or better than a PC."

According to IDC, "Client virtualization has graduated from an optional solution to now becoming essential for IT," said Brett Waldman, Research Manager, Client Virtualization Software, IDC. "Vendors that can most effectively deliver simplified end-to-end virtualization solutions at a low cost while offering customers the option of getting extra mileage out of legacy hardware through modernizing technology will have the greatest market opportunity."

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About IDC MarketScape: IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor's position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.

About NComputing
NComputing, Inc. is the leader in accelerating the adoption of desktop virtualization. Removing the barriers through a unique formula of simplicity, performance and value, NComputing's integrated solutions serve global enterprise and mid-market companies in key verticals such as education, healthcare and government. With over 20 million daily users in 140 countries, the company is fuelling the adoption of desktop virtualization faster than any other in the world. To learn more, visit http://www.ncomputing.com.

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