University Students Get Anytime-Anywhere Access
to High-end Apps with PCoIP Remote Workstations

Located in upstate New York, Binghamton University is a world-class institution that offers students a broad, interdisciplinary education with an international perspective and vibrant research programs. The University consists of six schools with more than 13,000 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate students.

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"Before Teradici, students had to use a specific laboratory with systems that offered the advanced graphics capabilities they need for engineering and advanced science. PCoIP technology lets them have access to high- performance workstations anywhere, anytime."

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Philip Valenta
System Administrator
Thomas J. Watson School
of Engineering and Applied Science
Binghamton University


Challenge

  • Deploy a 22-workstation collaborative classroom with access to high-performance engineering applications
  • Cost-effectively support 300-seat VMware Horizon View environment with access to graphics applications
  • Deploy 46 Seat CAD Lab with limited desk space

Solution

  • Teradici® PCoIP® Remote Workstation Cards
  • PCoIP Zero Clients
  • Teradici PCoIP Management Console
  • VMware® Horizon™ with View™

Results

  • Simplified management:Fast and easy to update and students require little or no support
  • Flexible remote access to applications: Students can work on projects from anywhere
  • High performance:Delivers high application performance remotely, even on bandwidth-limited networks
  • Zero client energy efficiency: No fans or hard drives made classrooms cooler and quieter, thus reducing HVAC requirements