Nerdio, IGEL Provide User Compatibility for Virtual Desktops in Microsoft Azure

Nerdio, a solution for organizations looking to deploy virtual desktops in Microsoft Azure, and IGEL, provider of IGEL OS, the endpoint operating system designed for VDI and DaaS, announced that Nerdio has joined the IGEL Ready technology partner program in the Cloud Workspaces/VDI/DaaS category.

By joining IGEL Ready, Nerdio has been verified to work with IGEL OS-powered endpoints, which are used by more than 17,000 IGEL customers, representing 4 million endpoints, as well as thousands of resellers worldwide.

Now verified for compatibility with IGEL OS, Nerdio Manager for Enterprise (NME) simplifies the deployment, management and autoscaling of large Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) and Windows 365 Cloud PC desktop environments in the enterprise. Operationalizing large AVD and Cloud PC deployments through a management interface, NME reduces Azure costs while empowering users with the right Azure desktop for their needs.

When using NME with IGEL OS, organizations can deliver secure, feature-rich and cost-effective virtual desktops while achieving management and operational cost efficiency.

“For enterprises looking to Microsoft Azure for their virtual desktop deployments, Nerdio and IGEL are delivering a proven, combined solution that will accelerate deployment, enhance performance, and optimize costs,” said Matt Scudder, vice president, Enterprise Sales, Nerdio. “Nerdio Manager for Enterprise empowers organizations with simplified, single pane of glass management that supports the use of AVD as well as Windows 365 Cloud PC desktop environments, so they can empower users with the virtual desktop that’s right for their use case. By joining the IGEL Ready program, we can deliver these benefits with the assurance of full compatibility with any IGEL OS-powered endpoint.”

IGEL Read Director Divya Saggar added, “Nerdio enables enterprises embracing Microsoft Azure for desktop virtualization to improve reliability, lower costs, and simplify management across AVD as well as Windows 365 Cloud PC.”

Nerdio demonstrates its commitment to IGEL customers and channel partners via a Platinum Level sponsorship of the upcoming DISRUPT 2022 On Tour event. IGEL DISRUPT will visit 21 cities across North America and EMEA, starting in May, and include Nerdio Chief Revenue Officer Joseph Landes as a featured speaker. For information on DISRUPT 2022 On Tour, and to register, visit