Leostream (Finally) Ships Connection Broker 5.3

Leostream Corporation, a developer of virtual hosted desktop software, has finally gotten around to updating its Connection Broker software to version 5.3.

To get an idea of what changed, you can check the release notes here (PDF).

Here’s a quick run-down:

  • Citrix XenApp support when used with Leostream Connect (Windows and Linux® version) and Wyse thin clients.
  • Remote upgrade feature for Leostream Connect client
  • New > Status > Downloads page with links for downloading the Leostream Agent, Leostream Connect, and Leostream Documentation
  • New ability to specify multiple authentication server addresses inside one record on the > Users > Authentication Servers page
  • New Domain option on the Test Login option on the > Users > Users page
  • Allow additional special characters on smart card logins
  • Enhanced USB support in policies when used with Leostream Connect version 2.2
  • Context sensitive help for Connection Broker forms
  • The Templates pool has been removed from the > Resources > Pools page. Please, use VMware® VirtualCenter to view the templates you use for provisioning
  • Bulk upload feature, to import users, desktops, and clients from a CSC-file.
  • Additional columns available on the > Users > Users page to list Active Directory attributes for users

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