ACP releases ThinManager 8.0 with Relevance Mobile Platform

News Release
For Immediate Release: May 12, 2015

ACP releases ThinManager 8.0 with Relevance Mobile Platform to Create the Most Powerful Industrial Thin Client and Mobile Management System

ALPHARETTA, GEORGIA—ACP (Automation Control Products) announces the availability of ThinManager 8 to begin shipping on June 1, 2015. ThinManager 8 includes support for Active Directory and continues support for the new Relevance mobile platform that allows modern facilities to create location-based work environments to deliver content to the right person, at the right time, in the right place. Version 8 will also include support for Android-based mobile tablets as well as continued support for Apple iPads and iPhones. The combination of ThinManager and Relevance will define the era of mixed use computing environments by allowing one platform to manage every PC, thin client and mobile device on the plant floor. [...]

ACP Announces New Hardware Partnership with Dynics

Dynics-logoDynics-hardware1 ACP is excited to announce that Dynics has become an official hardware partner offering ThinManager Ready technology.

Dynics is a leader in the production of industrial touchscreens. The proven Dynics technology will now become ThinManager Ready. Dynics products have always been able to support ThinManager through the PXE boot functionality, but when Ed Gatt, president of Dynics, saw the value of a ThinManager and Dynics solution, they were excited to offer a ThinManager Ready machine to their customers. [...]

ACP Announces New Hardware Partnership with Logic Supply

ACP is proud to announce that Logic Supply has become an official hardware partner offering ThinManager-Ready thin client hardware.

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Logic Supply powers innovation worldwide by designing and manufacturing small, rugged computers specifically engineered for harsh environments. Logic Supply’s latest offering comes in a ThinManager-Ready version for customers seeking to take advantage of the added benefit on the world’s most powerful thin client management platform.

Logic Supply’s thin client offerings are competitively priced yet offer long shelf life by standing up to the most harsh manufacturing environments. For more information, please visit http://www.logicsupply.com/lp/thinmanager-thinclient/ or call 1-802 861-2300 and ask about the new ThinManager-Ready thin clients. [...]

ACP releases ThinManager 7.0 and Relevance Mobile Platform 1.0 to Create the World’s Most Powerful Thin Client, Mobile Management System

ALPHARETTA, GEORGIA—ACP (Automation Control Products) announces the availability of ThinManager 7 to begin shipping on March 3, 2014. The all-new interface brings ThinManager a much more sleek and easy-to-manage user experience. ThinManager 7 also supports the new Relevance mobile platform that allows modern facilities to manage mobile devices. This combination of ThinManager and Relevance will define the era of mixed use computing environments by allowing one software platform to manage every PC, thin client and mobile device. [...]

TMUG 2013 Developers Roundtable Transcript

 This year at the TMUG Conference, end users got the opportunity to ask Tim Caine (Chief Technology Officer) and Randy Cannady (Director of Engineering) about some of the new features in the works for the ThinManager Platform 7 release later this year, offer suggestions to improve functionality from an end user perspective , and discuss future features and options.  Questions were also fielded online from various ThinManager users around the world.  The following is a list of those questions and the responses provided at the Developers Roundtable. [...]

ThinManager 6.0 Service Pack 2 Release Notes:

ThinManager 6.0 SP2 Release Notes:

ThinManager:

-Clear second mac from database when clearing Terminal ID.

-Fix detection of feature support by model.

ThinServer:

-Fix to tftp thread startup/shutdown.

-Take into account second MAC when identifying hardware in DHCP server.

-Fixed registry entry default values.

-Added package validation to database integrity check.

-Fixed module parameters returned by stored procedure.

-Fix to cleanup of entries in database when monitor connection lost.

-During replacement use PIC ids to determine if it is appropriate to set model back to Generic/PXE. [...]

ThinManager Q&A

Here at ACP we are constantly speaking to customers and integrators about their experiences with the ThinManager Platform so we can continue to improve our product and provide better service.  Recently, we had an opportunity to speak with John Tertin, from ESE Inc. to discuss the challenges involved in completing their small scale ThinManager deployment for Mariani Packing Company.

Q- Has Mariani seen a value benefit in upgrading to a system containing only five ThinManager ready thin clients? [...]

ThinManager 6.0 Service Pack 1 Release Notes

ThinManager 6.0 SP1 Release Notes:

ThinManager build 6002:

-Delete workstation nodes before restoring configuration.

ThinServer build 6003:

-Fix module installation on synced ThinServers.

-PXE server was not correctly stopped/started after restoring configuration.

-Fixed sync of packages that did not exist on both ThinServers.

-Restart tftp thread after restoring configuration when necessary.

-Fix disable of Terminal Server when using DNS.

-Changed queuing to better accommodate Delta V users licensing requirements.

-Fixed installation of firmware from synchronized slave. [...]

ACP Press Release

News Release

For Immediate Release: June 27, 2012
 
ACP ThinManager to release Munici-Pack Licensing

ALPHARETTA, GEORGIA—ACP (Automation Control Products), a worldwide leader in the automation industry that provides full-feature centralized thin client and terminal server management software, has announced that they will be releasing a new “Munici-Pack” licensing option. Unlike standard ThinManager license packs that require the full installation to be in one physical location, the Munici-Packs allow a municipality the flexibility to use purchased licenses anywhere within their jurisdiction.  This licensing option uses the recently released ThinManager 6.0 Platform which has several new functions and features such as iTMC, which allows any Apple iPad to run as a portable, wireless thin client, as well as worldwide remote access capability and improved support for a wide range of hardware and components.  Specifics of the Munici-Pack License model can be found via the following link: [...]