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Product Release Notes: NComputing vSpace® Server 6.6.2.3 for L-series, M-series and vSpace Client Product: NComputing vSpace Server for L-series and M-series devices and vSpace Client Version: 6.6.2.3 This release supports 64-bit versions of Microsoft Windows Server® 2008 R2 SP1, Windows MultiPoint Server® 2011 (WMS), and single user instances of Windows 7 SP1* (32- and 64-bit) Note: this release does NOT support any other earlier 64-bit or 32-bit Windows operating systems (e.g. it does NOT support Server 2008 64bit or Server 2008 32-bit) This vSpace software can be configured to deliver a Windows 7 end-user experience through vSpace virtual desktops running on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Multipoint Server 2011, and single user instances of Windows 7*. (For licensing details, see www.ncomputing.com/mslicensing )

Supported Hardware: NComputing L300, L230, L130 and M300 plus devices running NComputing vSpace Client. These notes contain important information, please read this entire document prior to installing or upgrading.

What’s New:
This release replaces the previous vSpace L-6.5.1.10 release and adds support for the new M300 desktop virtualization kits and vSpace Client. It also implements a number of new vSpace capabilities, and the following bullet items list key changes. The sections that follow include important information on additional changes, notes for installation and known errata. Please read ALL of these Release Notes to ensure your deployment is as smooth as possible.

Key new features:
 Supports the new M300 desktop virtualization kits: the M300 kits include NComputing’s new 3-in-1 client technology based on the Numo 2 System-on-Chip. Please see the M300 section of our website for complete product details. Supports vSpace Client: this is the first version of vSpace Server that fully supports the released version of vSpace Client. See the vSpace Client release notes for further details. New vSpace Performance Profiles: unique performance profiles can be configured for each of the device types that can





vSpace L-6.6.2.3 Release Notes

February 23, 2012

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connect to this vSpace Server version. These profiles affect the streaming performance, bandwidth utilization and other aspects of the desktop experience and can be customized to best fit a given deployment environment (e.g. high-speed LAN versus low-speed WAN networks). Pre-set profiles are included for each device type.  New L300 and M300 firmware: vSpace Server 6.6.2.3 contains new firmware for both L-series devices (FW version 1.6.0) and the new M300 devices (FW version 2.0.2). You MUST update your L300s and M300s from their factory configuration to use with this release. Overall performance, stability, USB device enumeration and Management Console improvements



Additional Changes:
 vSpace Management Console adds new “Devices” section to show M300 kits: The M300 kits are shown as consisting of three client devices; each with a unique device name created by appending -1, -2, or -3 to the name (admin changeable) stored inside the M300 large client. (The large client has devicename-1) And as previously implemented for L300’s, the “Version” column displays which firmware revision is installed on each M300 kit, and any “out of date” firmware is indicated by displaying the version number in RED.

vSpace L-6.6.2.3 Release Notes

February 23, 2012

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Combined L-series/M-series System Settings: Update of L300 firmware required: A number of vSpace system settings apply to both L-series and M300 devices, and these are now grouped together under a single tab in the vSpace Management Console. (Note: the Video Quality slider setting is now overridden by the settings in the Performance Profiles)



Performance Profiles tab: This vSpace version introduces the concept of performance profiles for each type of supported Ethernet access device and the vSpace Client. Each of the three device/client...
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