HP Client Essential Software
Taking industry-leading software to new heights.
Get more bang for your buck. We know that the best hardware in the world needs the best software. That’s why we developed the HP Virtual Client Essentials software portfolio. In fact, it was developed to give you the most comprehensive capabilities of industry-leading software from VMware, Citrix, and Microsoft.
Thin Client Manager Software
HP Device Manager
Making your life easy to manage. It won’t cost you a dime extra, but it is the key to effectively managing thin clients. With just one software you can do it all—track, configure, upgrade, clone, and manage up to thousands of thin client devices. So, kick back and relax. We do the hard work so you can focus on your key business initiatives. Device deployment, task automation, compliance management, and policy-based security management. We got you covered.
Thin Client and PC Management Software
Microsoft SCCM and Windows Embedded Device Manager
Easily manage HP Thin Clients with Microsoft Management Tools. Now you can easily deploy and manage HP Thin Clients with Windows Embedded Device Manager, Leverage your existing investments in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager with HP Imaging plug-in for Windows Embedded Device Manager. You can deploy HP factory images to HP Thin Clients built on Windows Embedded Standard 7.
HP Client Automation
We make it easy to manage complex environments. We can help you manage your extremely complex and always changing enterprise infrastructure. Our HP Client Automation (HPCA) software automates management across physical or virtual clients—from assessment to deployment, migration and retirement.
Additional Thin Client Software
Accelerate Network Performance. HP Velocity is a software solution that improves the user experience for remote desktop and virtualized applications by addressing common network bottlenecks such as packet loss, network latency and WiFi congestion. HP Velocity provides the greatest performance improvement for remote and branch offices, teleworkers, WiFi, and 3G/4G. To get started refer to the HP Velocity Tech Spotlight.
HP Remote Graphics Software
High-performance remote desktop access. HP Remote Graphics Software (RGS) is an outstanding remote desktop tool that offers “just-like-local” feel for workstation users and their 2D and 3D graphics and data-intensive applications.
End User Experience
HP Remote Desktop Protocol Enhancements
Enhanced multimedia, Flash and USB device redirection. HP Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Enhancements is included at no additional charge on all HP Thin Clients, providing enhanced multimedia, Flash and USB device redirection to help reduce CPU load on servers and reduce the limitations sometimes associated with remote computing experiences.
HP is the only Thin Client vendor that offers complete, desktop-to-datacenter VMware View solutions. HP offers VMware customers rich, reliable thin computing experiences across a broad range of Thin Clients certified on the VMware hardware compatibility guide, with pre-installed VMware agents and support for the latest version of VMware View, RDP and PcoIP protocols, and HP’s own RDP Enhancements software for simple compatibility and PC-like user experiences right out of the box.
To help our customers reduce the complexity, risks and costs associated with new client virtualization deployments, HP has created tested end-to-end Reference Architecture for VMware View that includes HP’s industry-leading Thin Clients, servers and storage, as well as a full lifecycle of services and support to help guide our customers through sizing and implementation of VMware View Solution. With extensive technical collaboration and time-to-market support for new VMware solutions, HP is your one stop for VMware View hardware and software support. In fact, more than 10,000 VMware Certified Professionals around the world are trained by HP — second only to VMware itself.