DALLAS and BARCELONA, Spain, November 24 /PRNewswire/ -- NTRglobal today introduced NTRconnect Remote Access for the iPhone and iPod touch (www.ntrconnect.com). The application is available on the iTunes App Store for US$1.99 and at the NTRconnect Website. With every download, NTRglobal will donate US$1.00 to TreeLink, an organization devoted to raising awareness for healthy urban and community forests. The accumulated donations from NTRglobal will help create TreeBanks, which are online accounts that fund local urban reforestation organizations.
Now, Apple iPhone and iPod touch users around the world can remotely access and control their home or work computers by simply logging in and branching out with NTRconnect Remote Access. Today's mobile and connected lifestyle require the ability to take care of business anytime, anywhere, said Luis Font, CEO of NTRglobal. Our customers gain secure remote access to all of their work and home-based computers, files and applications, and they are also helping urban reforestation groups grow and branch out in their own backyards.
NTRglobal, is partnering with TreeLink (http://www.treelink.org/) to donate a percentage of the proceeds from every download for NTRconnect Remote for the iPhone and iPod touch. With NTRglobal's technology leadership and global reach, the remote support innovator will be working closely with TreeLink to help fund established accounts in the U.S. and set up new accounts in cities around the world.
We're delighted to work together to introduce a new form of online philanthropy that will establish and grow TreeBanks for new locations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, said Pepper Provenzano, executive director and founder of Treelink. NTRconnect Remote Access eliminates or reduces discretionary travel and, combined with the additional benefits of a healthy and well-maintained urban tree canopy, cities around the world will see immediate and long term benefits.
Connecting to remote systems is easy. Users can securely access their Web-enabled office and home computers-including all the applications and files on them-and work as if they were sitting in front of them.
NTRconnect Remote Access for iPhone includes:
-- User interface in 5 languages ( English, French, Italian, German and Spanish) -- Multi-platform Access to Windows, Mac and Linux machines -- Secure 256-bit encryption and advanced keycard security -- Keyboard, mouse and screen blocking capabilities -- Skype Integration -- Local printing of remote documents -- Remote startup of a computer (Wake-on-LAN) -- File transfer
NTRglobal understands user and data security are essential and protects all information transmitted with up to 256-bit, end-to-end SSL encryption, the same encryption method endorsed by government, banks and credit card companies. NTRglobal's comprehensive security approach extends across centralized user access controls and auditing, multi-factor authentication, robust physical and network redundancy and security, and ongoing security monitoring, testing and audits.
This release contains the trademarks and service marks of Apple, Inc. These marks may be registered and/or used in the U.S. and other countries around the world. These marks include Apple, iPhone, iPod touch, iTunes App Store and related trademarks, names and logos. TreeLink, TreeBank and Log in Branch Out are registered trademarks of TreeLink.org.
More than 17,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 60 countries rely on NTRglobal to deliver enterprise-grade security and reliability for on demand remote support with NTRsupport(TM) for their PCs, servers and Windows Mobile devices and remote administration with NTRadmin(TM) to manage and automate their IT tasks. All NTRglobal applications are hosted from multiple data centers around the world. NTRglobal operates these secure, global data centers with fail-over capabilities to ensure robust performance and reliability.
For more information about NTRglobal, visit www.ntrglobal.com.
CONTACT: Heidi Wieland, Sr. Director, Analyst and Public Relations ofNTRglobal, +1-805-687-4677, cell, +1-805-722-7413