One of the many great things about the iPhone is that it handles so much of our day-to-day computing needs and with LogMeIn Ignition, it becomes a helpful extension of the home or office computer
Woburn, MA (PRWEB) October 28, 2008
LogMeIn has released a beta version of its LogMeIn Ignition software that gives Apple® iPhone™ and iPod® touch users easy, secure access to their remote office and home computers.
With one-click from their iPhone or iPod touch, customers can connect to their computer and work as if they were sitting in front of it. LogMeIn Ignition for iPhone and iPod touch connects to desktops and laptops running LogMeIn Free, LogMeIn Pro or LogMeIn IT Reach and can be used to control Windows-based and Apple computers.*
"One of the many great things about the iPhone is that it handles so much of our day-to-day computing needs and with LogMeIn Ignition, it becomes a helpful extension of the home or office computer," said Kevin Farrell, vice president and general manager, Digital Living, LogMeIn. "With more than 50 million devices connected worldwide, we believe LogMeIn has become the preferred tool for enabling anywhere, anytime access to Internet-enabled computers and data, and provides our customers with full on-demand integration of their computing devices."
Key features of LogMeIn Ignition for iPhone and iPod touch include:
- One-touch access to remote PCs and Mac® computers, allowing users to access and control files and programs
- "My Computers" list that displays all available remote computers
- Full keyboard, mouse, zoom and scroll control using touch screen, consistent with other iPhone/iPod touch applications
- Securely saves login information
- Option settings for optimizing the experience of connecting to and controlling the remote computer, including locking the remote computer's keyboard, blanking the screen of the remote computer and screen resolution
LogMeIn Ignition for iPhone and iPod touch is currently in limited beta. iPhone and iPod touch users interested in applying to participate in the beta can visit http://www.LogMeIn.com/IgnitionPreview to learn more. LogMeIn Ignition for the iPhone and iPod touch is expected to be available through the Apple App Store this holiday season.
About LogMeIn, Inc.:
LogMeIn is a leading provider of on-demand, remote-connectivity solutions to mobile operators, handset OEMs, small and medium businesses, IT service providers and consumers. LogMeIn products are deployed on demand and are accessible through a Web browser. The LogMeIn family includes LogMeIn Pro®, LogMeIn® Ignition™, LogMeIn Rescue®, LogMeIn IT Reach®, LogMeIn Backup®, Remotely Anywhere®, LogMeIn Free® and LogMeIn Hamachi®. LogMeIn is based in Woburn, Mass., with European centers in Budapest, Hungary and Amsterdam, Netherlands.
*Apple Mac computers compatible with LogMeIn Free only.