Ericom AccessNow

AccessNow is an HTML5 remote desktop gateway that works from any device with an HTML5 compatible browser, including from Chromebooks and locked down devices
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Ericom AccessNow is the market's first high performance HTML5 RDP Client, providing browser based access to Windows applications and desktops (virtual & physical), running on Windows Terminal Services / RDS / VDI platforms, including Microsoft Hyper-V and other hypervisors. Now supports Windows 10 and Windows Server 2012 R2.

Zero Client Software! No need to install: Flash, Silverlight, ActiveX or any other underlying technology on the end-user device

Access and control your desktop from anywhere! Use any HTML5 enabled Device, Smartphone / Tablet (e.g., iPad, iPhone, Android device), locked-down work station, or computer running Windows, Mac OS X, Linux or Chrome OS

Extends the reach of VMware View, Citrix XenApp (some versions), Dell (Quest) vWorkspace, Ericom PowerTerm WebConnect, and Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop (RD) Connection Broker, to Chromebook and other HTML5-enabled devices and browsers

Ericom's web RDP solution is compatible with IPSec VPN and SSL VPN

Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) ready

Precise mouse navigation with built-in virtual Trackpad

Ericom's HTML5 RDP client integrates with leading enterprise and home grown portals

Enables mission-critical business continuity as employees can access their Windows applications and desktops via web browser - from any available end-point device, anywhere - without having to install any software or plugins

Ericom AccessNow includes the Ericom Secure Gateway, for secure access to the organizational network. Can be used with, or instead of, an SSL VPN

The first Terminal Services and VDI solution to work from a Chromebook, and natively with Chrome, Safari, Firefox and other HTML5-compliant browsersWith Ericom AccessNow HTML5 RDP client, you can quickly and easily connect to your applications and virtual desktops from any device that has an HTML5 compatible web browser.

What is Ericom AccessNow?

AccessNow is an HTML5 RDP client written purely in HTML5.
  •  Runs wholly inside the browser
  •  Does not install anything on the client device
  •  Looks, works and performs like, and even better than, the regular (native) RDP client
What is Pure HTML?

This means that the AccessNow HTML5 client, which is implemented using only standard Web technologies (HTML, CSS and JavaScript), does not require Flash, Java, ActiveX, Silverlight or any other special software installed on the end-user device.

Key Benefits of AccessNow 

  •  Uses the same client for ALL platforms
  •  Looks and works the same way on all platforms
  •  Eliminates management of end-point devices – no installation, configuration, management, update, patching, etc...
  •  Integrates Ericom RDP compression and acceleration technology delivering great remote access performance
  •  Works with locked-down devices
Supports any HTML5 compatible browser on any platform, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPad / iPad mini, iPhone , Android, Google RIM BlackBerry / Playbook and Amazon Kindle Fire HD, etc. Also Works with devices that only support web apps, such as Google Chromebooks

Comes with Ericom SSL Secure Gateway; provides secure, encrypted access when connecting from outside the firewall AccessNow also works smoothly with existing SSL VPNs
  • Integrates with Home grown portals and Enterprise portals
  • Updated AccessNow login page with a new look & feel
Technical Features

AccessNow by Ericom takes advantage of HTML5 Web browser technology to deliver immediate, high-performance RDP access to applications and desktops, from anywhere and on almost any end-user device.
  •  Automatic keyboard display, enabling keyboard access whenever needed, for an improved user experience
  •  Supports Intel x86, ARM or any other CPU architecture
  •  Can act as a high-performance gateway for websockets, enabling secure remote access to virtual desktops and terminal servers from outside the firewall
  •  Ericom provides native SSL- secure data transfer, regardless of the computer operating system
  •  API to control file transfer (upload and download)
  •  Leverages the HTML5 canvas to display a remote PC desktop, taking full advantage of WebSocket and HTML5 technologies
  •  Is implemented using only standard web technologies (HTML, CSS and JavaScript)
  •  Compatible with SSL VPNs and web proxies that do not support WebSockets
  •  URL redirection– clicking a web link in the remote session optionally opens it in a tab in the local browser
  •  Remote / local printing – print from the remote host to the end-point device
  •  Supports File Transfer between the remote host and the local end-user device
  •  Finger gestures for touch devices makes it easy to page through presentations, quickly scroll through documents, and more
  •  Supports multiple keyboard locales
How Does AccessNow Work?

It's so simple! All you need is an HTML5 compatible web browser such as Google Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, Firefox, and any other browser with HTML5 and WebSockets support, or a Chromebook.
  •  Open a web page
  •  Enter the address of the Ericom AccessNow Server that you've installed (the Terminal Server or VDI platform)
  •  Enter your credentials
  •  Press 'Connect' - The desktop (or application) appears directly inside the browser window
AccessNow Components

  •  End-user navigates to the AccessNow URL to start the connection.
  •  Client connects to AccessNow Server using WebSockets – AccessNow Server usually installed on RDP host itself.
  •  AccessNow Server translates WebSocket communication to/from RDP
  •  Remote Windows desktop / application UI is displayed inside the browser window
  • Optionally, client connects to AccessNow Server through Ericom Secure Gateway

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