Chip Shot: Citrix’s New XenClient XT, XenClient 2 on Intel vPro

The new edition of Citrix XenClient XT unveiled today includes a virtual desktop solution, which provides hardware-rooted security with Intel® vPro™ technology integration. This new version of XenClient offers the high levels of security, isolation and performance and leverages vPro’s Intel® Trusted Execution Technology to ensure a secure system launch and Intel® Advanced Encryption Standard-New Instructions to speed up encryption by up to four times. Additionally, XenClient 2 has expanded support for the 2nd generation Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor platform and its built-in Intel® HD graphics. These innovative solutions from Intel and Citrix deliver the confidence and control IT needs with the best possible user experience.