Dell unveils Wyse 5060 Thin Client with high-performance and highly efficient quad-core processor designed for knowledge workers in virtual desktop environments. The Dell Wyse 5060 is easy to deploy and manage. It is packed with superb security features and complete virtual workspace compatibility wit Microsoft, Citrix and VMware. The Wyse 5060 being designed for knowledge workers, it has full support for unified communication solutions such as Skype for Business. The Dell Wyse 5060 thin client promises efficiency, flexibility and security organizations required for cloud environments that’s easy to use making it perfect for employee’s needs.
When it comes to virtualization environments, Dell is the expert with over 430 patents granted for innovation in thin client design, management and security as well as cloud client-computing. Dell leads when it comes to providing high-performance enterprise-class thin client at the lowest cost possible including maintenance and ongoing management. Dell’s
“Today’s knowledge worker requires access to highly efficient, powerful systems and tools that will enable them to innovate, collaborate and share information in a secure environment. Our new Wyse 5060 quad core thin client provides the performance and capabilities that knowledge workers in virtualized desktop environments demand with the low acquisition cost and ease of management that IT requires.” – Steve Lalla, SVP, Commercial Client Software & Solutions, Dell
The Dell Wyse 5060 thin client packs an AMD 2.4GHz quad core processor that supports up to 8GB RAM and 64GB flash, offering up to 30% improved performance over the previous generation thin client.
Broad Operating System Support: The Dell Wyse 5060 is available with a choice in OS, giving customers the ability to configure the thin client based on their specific requirements. At launch, the 5060 can be purchased with Dell’s own Wyse ThinOS software or with Windows Embedded Standard (WES) 7p. In early 2017, an upgrade to Windows 10 IoT will be available for WES customers, and the Wyse 5060 will also then be available with Wyse ThinLinux.
Innovative Security: Dell provides more than one security layer with the Dell Wyse 5060 thin client. The device itself includes an embedded Trusted Platform Module (TPM) chipset with the ability to recognize if a system’s integrity has been compromised while safely storing encryption keys, certificates and passwords. At the software level, Wyse ThinOS software is an ultra-secure, virus-mitigated operating system with unpublished APIs. For those opting for a Windows-based thin client, organizations can benefit from an additional layer of security with Dell Data Protection | Threat Defense, delivering advanced threat protection against 99 percent of executable malware.
Robust Connectivity: To provide the seamless user experience and productivity demands of today’s knowledge worker, the thin client supports dual 4K (3840x2160) monitors and provides multiple connectivity options with six USB ports, two of which are USB 3.0 for high-speed peripherals, as well as two DisplayPort connectors, wired networking or wireless 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac.
Easy Manageability: Dell offers a full suite of on-premise, off-premise, and auto management software options to deliver robust, enterprise-level manageability that can scale to tens of thousands of devices. Through the Wyse Device Manager, IT teams can streamline remote configuration and policy management of corporate and user-owned client devices – including thin and zero clients, iOS and Android devices – through a single, intuitive console.
The Dell Wyse 5060 thin client will be available through Dell and the Dell PartnerDirect partners and distributors in the United States and select countries around the world starting Dec. 13, 2016. Get more information and customize your Dell Wyse 5000 Series Thin Clients here.