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September 30, 2010

Managelinx 3.0 Enables Cloud Computing Reach Beyond Firewalls

Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., Lantronix (News - Alert), Inc., a provider of secure communication technologies that simplify remote access, management and control of any electronic device, has been helping its global clientele spread across the industries, make better decisions based on real-time information, and gain an edge over competitors. The company has recently announced the enhancement of its ManageLinx product family with the release of its latest version, ManageLinx 3.0.

The previous version of ManageLinx provided simple and secure remote access and management for virtually any piece of equipment behind firewalls. In its latest version, ManageLinx 3.0.will extend the reach of cloud-based computing to machines, devices, and applications, which may be located behind firewalls.

According to Lantronix, its ManageLinx 3.0 brings the cost advantages and scalability of cloud-based computing to M2M and machine-to-application communications. As a result, customers get easy access to the latest applications. Rather than the ongoing investment in hardware and software needed to run applications in the enterprise, machines can now access the cloud to take advantage of robust computing technology, the company officials noted in a recent press release.

Lantronix further informed that in its latest version, ManageLinx 3.0 comes with numerous enterprise-class improvements in features and functionality -- particularly in security and redundancy. With ManageLinx 3.0, there will be ten times increase in the numbers of the devices supported. The product is expected to offer significant improvements in the user experience.

ManageLinx 3.0 is the key enabling and building block technology for, due for release on Sept. 30 2010. is an enterprise-grade, Internet-based remote access service enabling business and technology professionals to easily view, manage, control, and service virtually any device from a web browser. In a press release, the company announced the immediate availability of ManageLinx 3.0, which is driven by customer feedback and leveraging Web 2.0 technology,

“ManageLinx 3.0 embodies our vision of safely and securely extending the benefits of cloud computing to machines and equipment behind firewalls, anywhere in the world. We are thrilled to add this major advancement in our ManageLinx platform to the growing list of newly-launched customer-driven Lantronix products and value-added solutions, designed to save customers time and money, improve their product development processes and help create new business models,” commented Jerry Chase, president and CEO of Lantronix.

To find out more, be sure to check out The Cloud Communications Summit collocated with ITEXPO West 2010. The Cloud Communications Summit will address a growing need of businesses to integrate and leverage cloud based communications applications, process enhancement techniques, and network based communications interfaces and architectures. This series of educational sessions at ITEXPO (News - Alert) will explore how communications as a service drastically lowers capital expenditures, reduces project risks and increases service agility and value. Don’t wait. Register now.

Madhubanti Rudra is a contributing editor for TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please visit her columnist page.

Edited by Jaclyn Allard

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