Technology@Intel Magazine: May 2006
Enterprise desktop computing environments are increasingly complex - and managing the complexity of these PCs contributes to rising IT costs. Now Intel vPro technology helps businesses reduce IT costs and streamline PC management through a combination of PC hardware and software. Business desktop PCs with Intel vPro technology have built-in remote manageability and improved security features that can help IT personnel resolve most desktop issues without having to actually visit the PC. Equipped with new dual-core Intel Core microarchitecture - based processors, PCs with Intel vPro technology can significantly improve the performance of compute-intensive applications and multitasking usage models - all in a power-efficient package that allows manageability and security applications to run unobtrusively in the background, improving the user experience.