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The IGEL UD Pocket is the portable thin client for evolving workspace environments. No larger than a paper clip, UD Pocket provides the flexibility to boot from IGEL Universal Desktop or the local operating system on a PC, laptop or any compatible x86, 64-bit CPU based endpoint device.

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  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service (XenApp & XenDesktop service)
  • Citrix Virtual Desktops (XenDesktop)
  • Insight Center for Citrix Networking (NetScaler Insight Center)
  • HDX Realtime Optimization Pack
  • Citrix Workspace app (Receiver)
  • Citrix Virtual Apps (XenApp)
  • Citrix SD-WAN (NetScaler SD-WAN)
  • Citrix Application Delivery Management service (NetScaler MAS service)
  • Citrix Gateway (NetScaler Gateway)
  • Citrix Application Delivery Management (NetScaler MAS)


Product Details

IGEL UD Pocket

Combined with IGEL Workspace Edition, the UD Pocket is a powerful integrated solution for evolving workspace environments.

No larger than a paper clip, UD Pocket ofers high performance and enables remote and mobile workers access to cloud services, server-based computing applications or virtual desktops.
UD Pocket extends the functionality of existing hardware

Boot from IGEL OS on a PC, laptop or any compatible x86, 64-bit CPU based endpoint device.
Flexibility to boot from IGEL OS or the local operating system

Once the user has finished accessing IGEL OS through the UD Pocket, they can simply reboot from the local operating system and return to the local desktop.
UD Pocket with IGEL Workspace Edition = Maximum Productivity

Work smartly with IGEL OS

The power behind IGEL Workspace Edition, IGEL OS features a comprehensive range of certified clients, applications and peripheral devices. Upon license activation standardize your UD Pocket, and enable adaptive configuration and granular control, with a familiar, trouble-free workspace.
Easily manage with IGEL Universal Management Suite

A core component of IGEL Workspace Edition, this single endpoint management and control solution empowers you with automated backend control and a rich, intuitive console to remotely and securely manage the UD Pocket and up to tens of thousands of IGEL-powered endpoints.

Work from home with IGEL UD Pocket

Citrix Ready Technical Qualified Details

Client firmware: 11.01.100
Client OS Class: Linux
Client OS: IGEL OS11
Certified on Citrix versions: CloudBridge 8.0, 7.4, 7.3, 7.2, 7.1, 7.0, NetScaler Gateway 11.0, 10.5, 10.1, 10.0, 11.1, 12.0, 12.1, NetScaler Insight Center 11.0, 10.5, 10.1, 11.1, Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops service, NetScaler MAS 11.1, 12.1, XenApp 7.14, 7.15 LTSR, 7.18, Citrix Virtual Apps 1808, 1811, 1903, 1906. XenDesktop 7.14, 7.15 LTSR, 7.18, Citrix Virtual Desktops 1808, 1811, 1903, 1906, HDX RealTime Optimization Pack 2.4 LTSR, 2.6, 2.7, Citrix Application Delivery Management service, Citrix Workspace App for Linux
Certified on Endpoint Levels: Standard and Premium

Test Case Summary Results
Workspace Experience 2D Graphics - Server Rendered Virtual Apps Passed
Secure Web and SaaS Apps Passed
HDX Multi-Media Audio Recording and Playback Support Passed
Video Playback – Server Rendered Flash Passed
Video Playback – Server Rendered Windows Media Passed
Bi-directional Audio (VoIP) Passed
RealTime Webcam Compression Passed
Windows Media redirection Passed
HTML5 Video redirection Passed
Flash redirection* NA
Skype for Business Optimization Pack* Passed (720P HD)
HDX Integration Browser Content Redirection Passed
Citrix Gateway and Citrix ADM (formerly NetScaler MAS) verification NA
Citrix SD-WAN Optimization verification NA
Authentication HDX PIV Smartcard On-Premises Support Passed
Peripherals Common HDX Plug n Play Devices Redirection Passed
Specialty Devices Redirection - 3D Mouse Support Passed
Client Printing - Citrix Universal Printer Driver Passed
HDX Multi Monitor Support Passed
HDX Multi Monitor Support – 3D Apps Passed
HDX Graphics HDX 3D Pro Rich Graphics Apps Support Passed
Pixel Perfect Lossless Compression Passed
H265 decoding for graphics* NA



Primary Uses:

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
Remote workforce operating its own endpoints
Suppliers, contractors and freelance workers

Out-of-the-box: simply insert, boot up and start ( requires IGEL Workspace Edition license activation)

Small but mighty: portable, robust and water-proof
Multiple user: license is bundled with the UD Pocket, not to the endpoint

The IT administrator has complete control
Remote management with IGEL Workspace Edition for increased security
Improves security and cost efficiency for BYOD

System Requirements for the Endpoint:

CPU: x86-Architecture, 64-bit support RAM ≥ 2 GB