2X ApplicationServer XG Joins the Intel AppUp SMB Service Hybrid Cloud

2X ApplicationServer XG Joins the Intel AppUp SMB Service Hybrid CloudEnabling Platform Independent Virtual Desktop and Application Delivery to mobile or desktop devices now available with the Intel AppUp SMB Service

Dallas, TX, Oct 15, 2012 – 2X Software, a global leader in corporate mobility and cloud computing announced its partnership with Intel to deliver the 2X ApplicationServer XG as a Hybrid Cloud solution through Intel’s AppUp SMB Service.

2X ApplicationServer XG is an award winning virtual desktop and application delivery software package supporting major hypervisors including Citrix Xen, VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V.  Features include integrated thin client management, universal printing & scanning functionality and high-capacity resource-based load balancing.  2X also offers customers secure remote access to ApplicationServer XG with the free 2X Client RDP/Remote Desktop for Android, Apple iOS, BlackBerry, Facebook and more.

Intel’s AppUp SMB Service offers Cloud-like software subscription pricing with the confidence and control of on-site hardware.  2X ApplicationServer XG will be available through the Intel AppUp SMB catalog on a monthly subscription basis, with billing based on usage.

“By offering 2X ApplicationServer XG through the Intel AppUp SMB Service delivered on the Intel Hybrid Cloud platform we are extending the benefits of Virtual Desktop and Application Delivery to Small Business customers in a simple, flexible and cost effective way that is scalable and instantly available,” said Nikolaos Makris, CEO, 2X Software.

“Intel AppUp SMB Service catalog offers innovative solutions for the business needs that meet the financial objectives of SMBs,” said Bridget Karlin, GM, Intel Hybrid Cloud. “Intel is excited to be working with 2X to offer virtual desktop and application management software on the monthly subscription model that provides the confidence of on-site hardware with remote configuration and management provided by professional service providers.”