Google for Work recently announced its newest strategy to become a major technology hardware player in the business world. Spearheaded by the all new Dell Chromebook 13, this device is more than a match for PC and Mac laptops.
Chromebooks for Work is a new generation of professional-performance, ultra-portable streamlined devices designed to give today’s workers the power of flexibility to get more done – anywhere, anytime. Built on Chrome OS, they’re fast, secure, reliable, easy-to-manage and affordable. With striking finishes and the latest materials, they look great too. Enterprise-ready features like multi-layered security, easy management, enhanced virtualization, printing and VPN features, mean straightforward integration into existing infrastructure.
The new Dell Chromebook 13 has a starting price point of $399. Packing a 5th generation Intel Core Processor, 13.3” Gorilla Glass touchscreen(optional) and a 12 hour battery life, this device is unlike any other Chromebook on the market. General availability for the Dell 13 is September 17, 2015 for the U.S. and Canada. Also included in this new generation is the Asus Chromebook Flip and the Google Pixel.
Work doesn’t happen in an office from 9-5 anymore. Today’s average worker is always connected, needing the ability to collaborate with more people in more places. This creates a larger demand for applications, data and content that can be accessed from anywhere at anytime. This new generation of Chromebooks allows the everyday worker to accomplish just that. It brings together the best of Google’s productivity tools to work, with thousands of popular business applications. The speed, simplicity and security of Chrome for Work OS and the powerful streamlined professional devices from leading manufacturers Asus, Dell and Google is the perfect combination. Chromebooks for Work creates new opportunities for business today.
Integration and enterprise ready. Chromebooks fit right in with existing infrastructure thanks to easy integration with both VMware and Citrix, providing access to virtualized environments, applications and desktops, including Windows. In addition, other recent enhancements include identity, networking and certificate updates plus greater VPN support, extended printing support, expanded file system integration and management updates. These devices are built beautiful, built fast and built for business.
This new generation of Chromebooks for Work is exactly what consumers have been asking for. The Dell Chromebook 13 provides the computing power and durability to excel in the business world. The Asus Chromebook Flip brings the best of both worlds embracing tablet and a laptop form for convenient and on the go work functionality. The new Google Pixel. is the top of the line device, while it may be the most expensive product, its users will not be disappointed. Google excels at getting its devices into schools and education settings, and with this new line, its re-targeting the business realm.