NCD PC-Xware® Version 6.0
Version 6 provides a simple way to access UNIX or Linux server based X Windows
applications from your PC or thin client desktops. Our PC X server software is
capable of displaying X11 Windows applications side-by-side with your Microsoft
Windows desktop sessions. New features include:
- Multi-user and multi-windows session aware
for Microsoft Windows® XP SP2 & Windows 2003 Server SP1 for faster performance.
X server reliability & performance
- Connects PC and Thin Client users
to X Windows applications on any host
- Linux Compatibility
Multi-user aware - PC-Xware v6 connections are managed for each
individual user. Under Windows XP Pro, while switching between users, PC-Xware
sessions are retained along with Windows RDP user sessions. PC-Xware v6 functions
inside RDP or ICA remote sessions and supports multiple RDP active and disconnected
sessions under Windows XP. Under Windows 2000/3 Server in Remote Control mode
(RDP), 2 active PC-Xware sessions are allowed. PC-Xware fully supports Windows
2000/3 RDP or ICA Terminals Server sessions. Please note, a PC-Xware licenses
is required for each active PC-Xware session under Microsoft Terminal Services.
PC-Xware Connections - PC-Xware connections are now automatically added to
the start menu under Start>PC-Xware Connections.
- PC-Xware's Xserver, the industry standard work horse for legacy UNIX applications,
has been optimize to be even faster under Windows XP and Windows 2003. The new
optimized Xserver for Windows is the fastest
for thin client Server-based Computing - PC-Xware is also an ideal solution
for organizations running Microsoft Windows Terminal Services. ThinPATH PC-Xware
is compatible with Microsoft Windows 2003 Terminal Service or Citrix Systems MetaFrame
Presentation Server to provide X Windows emulation for remote RDP or ICA sessions.
Full Linux Compatibility - PC-Xware is fully compatible with Linux Red
Hat, Fedora, Suse and other Linux versions. Some enhancements include compatibly
with the Display Manager GDM, Window sessions KDE and Gnome.
for Windows XP SP2 & Windows 2003 SP1 - PC-Xware Version 6 software is designed
to be fully tested to be compatible with Microsoft Windows XP Services Pack 2
and Windows 2003 Service Pack 1. NCD PC-Xware fully supports the integrated Windows
Firewall and provides Windows users individually managed X sessions and configurations.
New Licensing model to support upgrades and maintenance releases - A
new licensing model supports the ability to manage software updates and upgrades
from previous versions of PC-Xware. PC-Xware Version 6.0 now offers an optional
PC-Xware Annual Subscription Plus license to manage future updates. Also available
is a PC-Xware Upgrade license to support customers moving from PC-Xware Version
5 to Version 6.